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The Most Popular Open-World Video Games Right Now

Updated September 27, 2020 9.9k votes 961 voters 12.0k views70 items

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular open-world games in 2020. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played open-world games right now includes some of the best-selling games on PC. What are the top 10 open-world video games today?

Online open-world games, like GTA 5, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Far Cry 5, keep getting new players, thanks to Twitch streamers and YouTube gaming channels. Other good open-world games trending now include The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and Fallout 4.

Vote up the best open-world games everyone should be playing right now, and vote down all the games you think are overrated. Games from all consoles (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are included, including mobile and PC games. 

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  • 1
    Grand Theft Auto V

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360

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  • 2
    Red Dead Redemption II

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, Stadia

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  • 3
    Minecraft
    376
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    PlatformGNU/Linux, Xbox 360, Web browser, Microsoft Windows, Macintosh

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  • 4
    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, Microsoft Windows

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  • 5
    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

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  • 6
    Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

    PlatformOS X, Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, Xbox

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  • 7
    Искупление красных мертвецов

    PlatformPlayStation 3, Xbox 360

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  • 8
    Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

    PlatformPlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U PlayStation 4,PC, Xbox One

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  • 9
    Fallout 4
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 10
    Far Cry 3
    161
    125

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 11
    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

    PlatformNintendo Switch, Wii U

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  • 12
    Assassin's Creed II

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

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  • 13
    Far Cry 5
    215
    189

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 14
    Fallout 3
    172
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

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  • 15
    Assassin's Creed Origins

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 16
    Batman: Arkham City

    PlatformPlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Wii U, OS X

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  • 17
    Grand Theft Auto IV

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

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  • 18
    Far Cry 4
    134
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

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  • 19
    Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox, PlayStation 2

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  • 20
    Fallout 4
    28
    12

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 21
    The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

    PlatformXbox, Microsoft Windows

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  • 22
    Assassin's Creed Odyssey

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Google Stadia

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  • 23
    Spider-Man
    28
    15

    PlatformPlayStation 4

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  • 24
    Batman: Arkham Knight

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 25
    Watch Dogs 2
    144
    153

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

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