The Most Popular Battle Royale Games Of 2022

We are ranking the most popular battle royale games of 2022! The best battle royales of 2022 offer players a variety of options and reliable gameplay mechanics in order to survive and be the last one standing. Featuring the best releases for current gen consoles and systems, this list of the most popular battle royale games of 2022 includes some of the best-selling and newest games of 2022 and showcases recently popular battle royales from every genre from the most popular shooters to the most action-packed games of 2022

Battle royales, like Call of Duty Warzone and Apex Legends keep getting new players, thanks to professional gamers, esports tournaments, Twitch streamers, and YouTube gaming channels for its competitive fast-paced gameplay and unique take on the battle royale genre. Meanwhile other great battle royale games like Fortnite and Paladins are trending, because of its unique and dynamic action-packed gameplay that no other game has. What are the top 10 battle royale games of 2022?

Vote up the best and check back as we update this list with other upcoming games coming out in 2022. Be sure to check out the best new games of 2022!


  • 1
    461 votes
    Apex Legends
    Photo: Respawn Entertainment

    +15m Twitch Followers

    Apex Legends has earned multiple awards and nominations for its dynamic fast-paced gameplay and unique character abilities. The game continues to be one of the best games of the year, as it introduces new playable characters, modes, and gameplay mechanics with each coming season.

    • Released: 2019
    • Developer: Respawn Entertainment
    • Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch
  • Call of Duty: Warzone
    Photo: Infinity Ward

    +16.2m Twitch Followers

    The battle royale shooter features 150 player lobbies with cross-platform play with every playable system, making it one of the most accessible games on its release. In addition, Warzone introduction of the Gulag duels and other gameplay mechanics kept players on edge and focused to a game in an oversaturated genre.  

    • Released: 2020
    • Developer: Infinity Ward
    • Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
  • Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodhunt
    Photo: Sharkmob

    +63.3K Twitch Followers

    The free-to-play battle royale game tasks players to pick a side in feuding vampire war and use their supernatural powers to hunt and outsmart their rivals. The game stands out for its free roam game mechanics, fast-paced gameplay, and extensive customization options making it one of the best games of the year. 

    • Released: 2022
    • Developer: Sharkmob
    • Platform: PlayStation 5, PC
  • 4
    211 votes
    Fortnite
    Photo: Fortnite/Epic Games

    +80.5m Twitch Followers

    Garnering millions of viewers every day, Fortnite continues to be one of the most streamed games on Twitch and YouTube and is still one of the most popular shooters on every playable platform. In addition, the game keeps introducing new gameplay mechanics and cosmetics every season making it a staple to the battle royale genre. 

    • Released: 2017
    • Developer: Epic Games
    • Platform: Windows, macOS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
  • Naraka Bladepoint
    Photo: 24 Entertainment

    +146K Twitch Followers

    Inspired by the legends of the Far East, every game features 60 player lobbies where players must fight each other until there is only one left standing. Equipped with martial arts inspired melee combat, gravity defying mobility, vast arsenals of melee & ranged weapons, and legendary customizable heroes with epic abilities, Naraka Bladepoint stands out as one of the most unique battle royales of the year.

    • Released: 2022
    • Developer: 24 Entertainment
    • Platform: Xbox X/S, PC
  • Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout
    Photo: Mediatonic

    +4.9M Twitch Followers

    Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout takes a goofy friendly approach to the battle royale genre as players are matched in 60 player lobbies and must shove and overcome the unbending laws of physics in order to become the last one standing. The game establishes itself as a fun experience that always have exciting additions with each coming season, everything from new maps, to new modes, and to new costumes.

    • Released: 2020
    • Developer: Mediatonic
    • Platform: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows