DOTA 2 Most Played Game On Steam For Last Year, 2016

January 13, 2017 at 3:20 PM in Gaming News with no comments

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According to GitHyp, a tracking tool for popular Steam games. Dota 2 has emerged as the top played game on Steam for the year 2016.

For the whole year, the game garnered 636,607 average players per hour.

The game that came in on second place is Counter-Strike Global Offensive with 360,600 average players per hour. The third spot was given to Team Fortress 2 with 50,802 average players per hour. Coming in at fourth is GTA 5 with 40,258 and on the fifth spot is Civilization 5 with 37,885.

There were no 2016 released games on the list as noted by GitHyp. Dark Souls 3 was at 21st spot with an average of 14,186 players. On the 44th place is XCOM 2 with 7,815 average players, the highly controversial No Man’s Sky sits at number 41 with 8,393 average players.

DOTA 2 Most Played

“When looking at the average players per hour, it was actually the free-to-play team-based shooter, Paladins, that ended as 2016’s strongest new release ranking in at #15 on Steam with an average of 22,809 players per hour.”

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