4 Most Popular Video Games 2019
In first place, taking the title of the most popular video game right now is Minecraft.
This sandbox video game was created by Markus Persson and released to the public in 2011 by Mojang.
In the game, you’re able to build things with a variety of 3D building blocks and explore, gather resources, and participate in combat.
Minecraft has sold over 176 million copies across multiple platforms.
It is the best selling and most popular video game of all time!
Released by Epic Games in 2017, Fortnite is an online shooter survival game.
It has three different modes that you can choose to play: Save the World, Battle Royale & Creative.
The first two game modes became the most popular choices for the majority of Fortnite players. Battle Royale draws in a whopping 125 million players in less than a year.
Fornite won the “Best Multiplayer/Competitive Game at the recent 2019 Webby Awards.
Grand Theft Auto V
In third place, we have Grand Theft Auto V – an action-adventure video game released in 2013 by Rockstar Games.
Any of the GTA games shouldn’t really need an introduction; as I’m almost certain most people know what it is by now.
But for those who don’t, GTA is an action-adventure video game that allows you to play as a criminal, committing heists and evading government and police officials.
Its played in either a first or third-person perspective and players have the freedom to get around on foot or vehicle of their choice.
Its spot among the top three most popular video games right now has a lot to do with the fact that it’s the fastest-selling entertainment product in history.
It earnt approximately $800 million in its first day and $1 billion within three days of going on sale.
If you start playing this one, you’re going to find it hard to stop! It’s super addictive.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Seige
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Seige is the fourth most popular video game right now.
There’s a good reason for that, as it’s one of those games that’s super difficult to put down and addictive as hell!
The online tactical shooter game was developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft.
Released in 2015; it’s available to play on Microsoft Windows, Playstation 4 & Xbox One.
As a player, you take control of either an attacker or a defender in different gameplay modes, like defusing a bomb or rescuing a hostage.
There are no real campaigns to work through, however, there are some short missions that you can play on your own.
In 2018, Rainbox Six Seige won the “Esports Title of the Year” at the Australian Games Awards.
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