100 most played games on Steam in 2023

100 most played games on Steam in 2023

With the year 2023 ending, Valve announced the most played games on Steam in 2023, all based on the biggest peaks in simultaneous players throughout the year. The list is extensive and includes releases such as Baldur’s Gate 3and some classics that are always successful, such as Counter-Strike 2.

The Top 100 is divided into four categories: Platinum (Top 1 to 12), Gold (Top 13 to 24), Silver (Top 25 to 50) and Bronze (Top 51 to 100). The ranking was created based on data from January 1st to December 15th and lists games alphabetically, not by position.

Platinum

Games in the Platinum category on Steam had more than 300 thousand simultaneous players.

  • Apex Legends
  • Baldur’s Gate 3
  • Counter-Strike 2
  • Destiny 2
  • Dota 2
  • Goose Goose Duck
  • Hogwarts Legacy
  • Lost Ark
  • PUBG Battlegrounds
  • Sons of the Forest
  • Starfield

Gold

Games in the Steam Gold category had more than 150 thousand simultaneous players.

  • Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon
  • Call of Duty
  • Cyberpunk 2077
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Lethal Company
  • HELL: BLADEPOINT
  • Path of Exile
  • Resident Evil 4
  • Rust
  • Team Fortress 2
  • THE FINALS

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Games in the Silver category on Steam had more than 80 thousand simultaneous players.

  • 7 Days to Die
  • ARK: Survival Ascended
  • ARK: Survival Evolved
  • BattleBit Remastered
  • Battlefield 2042
  • Battlefield V
  • Cities: Skylines II
  • DAVE THE DIVER
  • Dead by Daylight
  • Don’t Starve Together
  • ELDEN RING
  • Football Manager 2024
  • EA SPORTS FC 24

  • EA SPORTS FIFA 23
  • Left 4 Dead 2
  • Party Animals
  • Phasmophobia
  • Remnant II
  • Sid Meierā€™s Civilization VI
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege
  • Unturned
  • Valheim
  • VPet
  • War Thunder
  • War frame

Bronze

Games in the Bronze category on Steam had more than 40 thousand simultaneous players.

  • Age of Wonders 4
  • Cities: Skylines
  • Crab Game
  • DayZ
  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • Farlight 84
  • Farming Simulator 22
  • FINAL FANTASY XIV Online
  • Garry’s Mod
  • Hearts of Iron IV
  • HoloCure – Save the Fans!
  • Hunt: Showdown
  • Last Epoch
  • Lords of the Fallen
  • Love Is All Around
  • MONSTER HUNTER RISE
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • MY HERO ULTRA RUMBLE
  • NBA 2K23
  • New World
  • Overwatch 2
  • PAYDAY 2
  • PAYDAY 3
  • Project Zomboid
  • Red Dead Redemption 2
  • Risk of Rain Returns
  • Rocket League
  • Sea of Thieves 2023 Edition
  • STAR WARS Jedi: Survivor
  • Stardew Valley
  • Street Fighter 6
  • Terraria
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition
  • The Forest
  • The Sims 4
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • tModLoader
  • Total War: WARHAMMER III
  • V Rising
  • VRChat
  • Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Master

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It is worth remembering that in some categories there are not enough games that meet the requirements. The Platinum category is an example, which considers the 12 best, but only 11 games achieved 300 thousand simultaneous players throughout 2023.