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Also, this week we start with a closer look the current Steam sales charts. The question arises whether the ego shooter Battlefield 2042 continues to find in the top spot or had to clear it again. Of course, we also present you the entire Top 10 at the same time.

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Who is the current number 1 at Steam?

As already a fleeting look shows, Battlefield 2042 is still on the first place of the Steam sales charts. But not only that, the ego shooter of DICE also occupies the first three ranks of the top 10 in the form of different versions. Thus, the entire winning podium is in the hand of Battlefield 2042.

What is the rest of the top 10?

The racing game forza horizon 5 is now slipped to fourth place, but is also represented several times in the top 10. By the way, the same applies to the newly insulted role-play Ruined King: a League of Legends Story, which can be found on the seats six and seven.

In addition, the Agricultural Simulator 22 and the campaign of the EGO Shooter Halo Infinite could debut. In return, games like Football Manager 2022 and Jurassic World Evolution 2 had to say goodbye to the top 10.

Incidentally, the respective height of the achieved turnover is decisive for the placements of each game in the Steam sales charts. The charts are output weekly in an XML feed to Steam. The following charts refer to the period from 15 to 21 November 2021. From today starts the calculation of the top 10 next week. Here are the overview:

  1. Battlefield 2042
  2. Battlefield 2042
  3. Battlefield 2042 Gold Edition
  4. Fora Horizon 5
  5. Fora Horizon 5
  6. Ruined King: A League of Legends Story
  7. Ruined King: A League of Legends Story
  8. Age of Empires 4
  9. Pre-order of Halo Infinite (campaign)
  10. Pre-order of Farming Simulator 22

Source: Steam

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22.11.2021 at 08:25