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The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

Updated October 29, 2020 1.4m votes 171.9k voters 1.9m views126 items

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular games in 2020. How popular will they be compared to anticipated 2020 video game releases? Featuring both classic games and new games, this list of the most played video games right now has first-person shooters, multiplayer battle royales, MOBAs, fighting games, RPGs, and collectible card video games. What are the top 10 video games today?

Online multiplayer shooters, like CS:GO, Fortnite, and PUBG, are currently dominating the gaming world, thanks to professional gamers, eSports tournaments, Twitch streamers, and YouTube gaming channels. Some games that have been released years ago are still popular today, like League of Legends, Minecraft, World of WarcraftDota 2, and Super Smash Bros. Melee. Other good games trending now include Fall Guys, Among UsOverwatch, and Rocket League. Others have spawned sequels that out play and out perform their original games.

Vote up the best games everyone should be playing right now, and feel free to add your favorite games that are missing from this list. Games from all consoles (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are welcome, including mobile and PC games

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  • 1
    Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    76,548
    37,577

    Genres (Video game)Open world, Action game, Sandbox

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  • 2
    Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    48,164
    47,423

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Racing video game

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    Red Dead Redemption II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    21,252
    16,888

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

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  • 4
    Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    12,414
    9,489

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

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    Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    74,301
    71,592

    Genres (Video game)Survival, battle royale, sandbox

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  • 6
    Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)Fighting

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  • 7
    Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter, battle royale

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  • 8
    Rocket League is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    25,411
    26,222

    Genres (Video game)Sports

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  • 9
    Call Of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)First-person Shooter

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  • 10
    Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)First-person Shooter, Tactical shooter

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  • 11
    Call Of Duty: Black Ops III is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

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  • 12
    Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    30,077
    33,706

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

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  • 13
    Apex Legends is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    6,330
    5,898

    Genres (Video game)Battle royale, first-person shooter

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    Call Of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

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  • 15
    Counter-Strike: Global Offensi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)Shooter game, First-person Shooter

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    Roblox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    24,358
    27,816

    Roblox

    2014

    Genres (Video game)First-person Shooter, Massively multiplayer online game

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  • 17
    Forza Horizon 4 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    4,127
    4,337

    Genres (Video game)racing

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    Super Mario Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    15,887
    20,155

    Genres (Video game)Platform, action-adventure

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    Among Us is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    922
    92

    Genres (Video game)Party video game, survival video game

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  • 20
    The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

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  • 21
    Super Smash Bros. For Wii U is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)Fighting

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  • 22
    Animal Crossing: New Horizons is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)Social simulation, real-life simulation

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  • 23
    League Of Legends is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    25,677
    33,943

    Genres (Video game)Multiplayer online battle arena, Action role-playing game

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    Human: Fall Flat is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now

    Genres (Video game)platform-puzzle

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  • 25
    Cuphead is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Video Games Right Now
    2,976
    3,465

    Genres (Video game)Run and gun

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