The Sundellviz YouTube channel posted an interesting video where it reconstructs what it is. most wanted video games on Google between 2004 and December 2022Using data found in Google Trends.
Most of the results are not surprising, as these are games loved by the masses. see film:
This top 5 According to Google Trends data, the most searched games on Google between 2004 and the end of 2022 in Europe:
- World of Warcraft
- Grand Theft Auto (series)
- Counter Attack (series)
In December 2022, the most sought after games to stay absolutely up to date were Fortnite, Minecraft, and Roblox, with a good World of Warcraft presence across the continent.
of course flow This is followed by the launches of new games and new content, but as can be seen from the video, there have been months where single games have won in all European countries.
For example, in June 2016 there was absolute dominance in Minecraft, while in July of the same year Pokémon GO (released that month). Fortnite, when there are some new big updates etc. arises.
As stated by the author of the video, the data may not be 100% accurate due to some mysteries of the Google Trends algorithms. In any case, they are absolutely indicative of what players were looking for in the old continent.