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20 Most Popular Video Games of the world in 2020

Video games are amazing to escape from the busy life and hectic schedules. Furthermore, they can also ease our minds. Do you like classic vides games such as Mario? Are you more of a battle and fight game lover? Whatever, you choose there are plenty of games to keep you hooked.

There are multitudes of video games available in multiple genres from fashion, strategy to shooting to cater to diverse interests of game lovers. With multiple themes and interesting characters, video games are super exciting for all age groups.

If you are in a lookout for amazing video games of the current times, then you have landed in the right location.  In this post, we will walk you through trending games that are must-play:

1.     Minecraft

Minecraft

First up on our list is Minecraft. Launched in 2011, Minecraft has indeed gained immense popularity over the past few years.

Players get to collect resources, build interesting items with 3D building blocks, engage in competition, and execute other such fun activities. The popularity of the game can be attributed to the fact that over 176 million copies are sold.

2.     Fortnite

Fortnite

Fortnite is a shooting game with a battle-royale style. It can be played in three modes i.e. Battle Royal mode, Creative mode and Save the World mode. It has impressive graphics and amazing gameplay.

The recipient of the Best Multiplayer Game in 2019 also happens to be the second-most popular game for video game addicts. This video game was purchased by more than 125 million global users.

3.     Grand Theft Auto V

Grand-Theft-Auto-V

GTA is surely a game that is ruling our hearts for a decade and is still the favorite of hardcore gamers. You can find everything from drama, action, challenging tasks, battle, shooting and racing experience in the game. This version of the popular series was launched in 2013.

In the game, you play as a robber and criminal, who escapes the police and perform mischievous tasks to win the city. With lots of weapons, guns, cheat codes, and tasks, GTA is a fascinating adventure and action game.

4.     Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

You are definitely going to get addicted to this game and love it if you prefer adventure and action-oriented games. The game is developed by Ubisoft, and they frequently roll out its updates with more interesting features. You can enjoy this shooting game on Xbox One, Windows, and Playstation 4.

The gameplay allows users to choose their favorite play mode. You can play as an assaulter (who shoots people and destroy places) or defender (who rescues people). The game has quite some interesting missions that you’d love to accomplish.

5.     Super Smash Bros: Ultimate

Super Smash Bros: Ultimate

It is one of the most sought after and most-played video games from Nintendo.  It’s a fighting game where 8 players can battle together to knock out each other. The game features multiple characters, 103 stages, amazing graphics and music.

Within four months of the release, the developer of the game has managed to make 13.1 million owing to its popularity. With lots of demand worldwide, it has become Nintendo’s hot selling product.

6.     Red Dead Redemption II

Red Dead Redemption II

Red Dead Redemption II is a sequel to its old version with improvements to it. It is created by Rockstar Games and it was rolled out in the year 2018. Gamers can enjoy the game on Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Being one of the most popular titles of Rockstar Games, Red Dead Redemption II is an action cum adventure game with lots of twists and challenges. You need to protect your character from police officials and rivals. Rockstar Game has released three variants of Red Dead games.

7.     Overwatch

Overwatch

Overwatch is a multiplayer game. This shooting game made a whopping 40 million sales within the first two years of its release. Brought to you by Blizzard Entertainment, Overwatch has the potential to make you an addict!

In the game, each player gets to pick from a list of 30 characters. You play with your team of six members. Furthermore, you also get to grab interesting rewards in the game such as victory poses and character skins.

8.     Rocket League

Rocket League

If you love to play sports game especially soccer, then you should try Rocket League. This soccer game is designed and released by Psyonix. Initially, the game was available for PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows users. Later on, the publisher launched it for Xbox One, Linux, and many other video gaming platform.

It is a typical soccer game, but you get to hit the soccer ball using your rocket-powered car. Every time you hit the ball in the rival’s net, you earn points. The best part is that the Rocket League is available on both offline and online playing mode. There are multiple teams, each consisting of 4 players.

9.     Roblox

Roblox

This one is a little different from the games mentioned above. Basically, Roblox is a game development platform that enables all its players to design multiple games. You could create your own game or try the games developed by other users.

Roblox features an extensive range of games from different genres. The platform receives more than a hundred million players every month.

10.    League of Legends

League of Legends

League of Legends aka LOL is one of the most iconic video games on the market. The rules are pretty simple: each player is supposed to destroy their rival teams. It is a multi-player video game with great demand in the video gaming market. If you haven’t yet tried League of Legends, give it a shot!

11.    Player Unknown’s BattleGrounds (PUBG)

Player Unknown’s BattleGrounds

Does it even need an explanation? Popularly known as PUBG, this is a battle game with 100 participants. Each player is dropped on a battle area through a parachute. As a player, you are supposed to fight your way to the end.

As the game progresses, the battle area gets shorter. You need to stay in a safe area while fighting your rivals and protecting yourself from the opponents. You could collect lots of interesting weapons and equipment to increase your odds of winning. The last person who stays on the battling ground wins it!

12.    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Counter-Strike is the third variant of its sequel. It was published in 2012 and gained a lot of popularity worldwide. The game is available on multiple console and gaming platforms such as PlayStation 3, Microsoft Windows, and Xbox 360.

So, there are two groups i.e. terrorists and counter-terrorists. Each team gets to complete their given tasks while attacking others or protecting themselves from the other team. The game receives 11 million active users every month.

13.    Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII

Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII

As the name implies, Black Ops IIII is the fifth sequel of the Duty Game series. Following the popularity of the first four versions, the developer launched this fifth and the most exciting variant in 2018. Unlike its other four variants, Black Ops IIII features a solo playing mode. There’s no denying Black Ops IIII is one of the most interesting multiplayer video games for gaming buffs.

14.    Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey

Since its launch, Mario Series is popular among hardcore gamers. We all love the Super Mario video games as it was our most beloved companion in our childhood. Super Mario Odyssey is a recent entry in the series. It is quite different from its earlier versions in terms of stages, graphics and experience.

As a player, you are supposed to free the princess from Bowser in this game. In the game, you can explore different worlds, characters, obstacles and exciting stages. The graphics have been revamped to make the gameplay more interesting.

15.    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Breath of the Wild

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the most loved games from Nintendo. Launched in the year 2017, it is an action cum adventure game.

In the game, your journey ends when you manage to conquer the Calamity Gagnon. Before that, you need to accomplish various tasks and pass various obstacles. So be ready to play some interesting quests and puzzle all through your journey.

16.    Spider-Man (2018)

Spider-Man

Are you even a spider-man fan? If so, then you can essay the role of your favorite character in the Spider-Man video game. The 2018 version of the Spider-man is somewhat similar to its counterparts.

Mr. Negative plays the villain and you play the Spider-man. The former comes up with a plan to release a dangerous virus in the world. Your job is to protect the world from Mr. Negative and destroy his plans.

17.    Call of Duty: Black Ops II

Call of Duty: Black Ops II

An ultimate fun game for shooting and adventure junkies, Call of Duty: Black Ops II is a 2012 adventure game released by Treyarch. Within few months of its release, this game was purchased by 12 million gamers. Users have rated the graphics of the game as 10 on 10. Be ready for lots of gunshots, explosions, attacks, deaths, and drama with this version of Call of Duty.

18.    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

The Elder Scroll V is the fifth variant of the popular Elder Scroll sequel. This game is compatible with PlayStation 3, Xbox One and devices that run on Microsoft Windows.

The storyline of the title is simple. The player has to beat the dragon named ‘Alduin the World-Eater’. You need to invest all your energy and power in protecting the world from Alduin. Powered by Bethesda Game Studios and launched by Bethesda Softworks, this 2011 action game is worth a try. More 30 million gamers have bought this game so far.

19.    Super Smash Bros: For Wii U

Super Smash Bros: For Wii U

Super Smash Bros is a multi-player fighting game series. Wii U is a sequel of this populafr series. It is a must-play game for fight-theme lovers. You could try it with your family members or friends. The game comprises a different character, challenges, and music.

Like other fighting games, each player has to kick other players out of the battling field to survive. You could use several weapons and tools to defeat the opponents.

20.    Call of Duty: WWII

Call of Duty: WWII

Last but not least, Call of Duty: WWII is a shooter-themed title, in which, the player gets to fight different battles and accomplish some challenging missions.

You can play it with your video-game-friends-group and compete against each other. This version of the game is compatible with devices running on Microsoft Windows along with PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Rolled out in the year 2007, this variant of Call of Duty is worth a try!

 

 

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