(Steam: See the 20 best-selling games during Black Friday). This week in the gaming world, a monumental event captured everyone’s attention: the launch of the GTA 6 trailer. This event not only set new records on YouTube but also generated incredible hype around the iconic series. This renewed enthusiasm has propelled GTA 5 back onto Steam’s best-selling list. Demonstrating how anticipation for the new title has reignited interest in the classic.
The long-awaited trailer for Grand Theft Auto 6, revealed after a surprising leak, was officially released by Rockstar Games, presenting a more realistic and detailed Vice City, promising to take the franchise to new heights in its scheduled release in 2025.
In parallel, Days Gone stands out with a tempting offer, marking its presence on the bestseller list. The game, now available for R$49.97, down from its original price of R$199.90, offers players an immersive experience in a post-apocalyptic world.
With its narrative centered on Deacon St. John, a wandering biker facing a brutal reality infested with “Freakers“, it combines open-world exploration with a thrilling and challenging story of survival and loss.
As the year draws to a close, these highlights and other titles continue to shape trends and preferences across the gaming landscape. With the combination of anticipated releases and flashy offers, Steam remains a barometer for what’s hot, reflecting both nostalgia and innovation in the industry.
The best-selling games of the week on Steam
On Steam, the ranking of best-selling games is determined by an intriguing mix of factors, including total revenue and sales volume. This approach creates a unique competitive landscape in the rankings, in which games that offer free content with in-game purchasing options are on par with big-budget titles and highly anticipated releases.
- EA SPORTS FC 24
- Call of Duty
- Days Gone
- Grand Theft Auto V: Premium Edition
- Lethal Company
- Counter-Strike 2
- Grand Theft Auto V
- Diablo IV
- Hogwarts Legacy
- Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition
- Baldur’s Gate 3
- PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS
- Cyberpunk 2077
- Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty
- BattleBit Remastered
- The Last of Us Part I
- Euro Truck Simulator 2
- Party Animals
- STAR WARS Jedi: Survivor
- Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint
Cyberpunk 2077 has remained a favorite on Steam, and its placement in the top 20 can be attributed to the release of the Ultimate Edition. This bundle includes the base game and the critically acclaimed expansion, Phantom Liberty. The addition of update 2.1 brought a series of improvements and new features that revitalized the game experience, contributing to its continued success on the platform.
Update 2.1, in particular, introduced a working subway system to Night City, with 19 interconnected stations, providing an exciting new way of exploration for players.
Additionally, the update improved accessibility, including colorblind filters and subtitle adjustments, making the title more inclusive and accessible to a wider range of people. These innovations not only improved the gaming experience but also reinforced Cyberpunk 2077’s position as one of the best-selling games on Steam.
BattleBit Remastered is another title that has been gaining prominence on Valve’s platform. Captivating players with its unique take on the first-person shooter genre. It stands out for its minimalist and retro aesthetic, which, combined with intense, tactical gameplay, offers a different combat experience.
With support for large-scale battles, the FPS allows hundreds of users to face each other on massive servers, creating epic and unpredictable clashes. The possibility of extensive customization of weapons and collaborative strategies further raises the level of immersion and challenge.
The game’s excellent reception on Steam is reflected in its positive reviews. Highlights not only the quality of the gameplay but also the strong community that has formed around it. Contributing to its position among the best sellers.
Unmissable promotions boost sales
Some notable promotions are also influencing the bestseller list. Euro Truck Simulator 2 is available for R$15.49, a huge reduction from the original price of R$61.99. Party Animals and The Last of Us Part I are also significantly discounted, selling for R$45.46 and R$167.43, respectively. Star Wars Jedi Survivor is also available for R$164.45, almost half the original price of R$299.00.
These attractive offers are a great attraction for players. Contributing to the presence of these titles on the list of best sellers of the week on Steam.