Some people love playing video games by themselves, games that allow them to play through story lines and unique maps without needing to connect with the internet or play with other players. Far too many games these days are built to be played in small bursts: brief encounters, designed for a world with too few hours in the day and too many digital distractions. And that’s fine! Blasting through a few rounds of Call of Duty multiplayer, or playing a few run-through in Spelunky, is a wonderful way to spend a few minutes.
But, do you ever worry that you spend an awful lot of your life playing games and remember you’re not alone in being dedicated to the game so far. People spend billions of dollars a month on these pieces of entertainment but some games that a lot more time spent on them than others. A large majority of people love to play online in competitive (or team) games that challenge players to be the very best. Some of the most popular games in the industry have millions upon millions of players
These are the 10 deep, intricate, and great games held people for hours and hours and hours on end.
10. COUNTER STRIKE SERIES
A hugely popular PC shooter .The first Counter-Strike was actually a half-life mod before getting a full release way back in 2000 from there. The game had three incredibly popular sequels and several spin-offs even a decade after its initial release .
These games are constantly found in the top 10 most played PC games chart in total they make up over 3.5 billion hours of game time.
The second most played game on Steam, and the fourth most popular MMO, Counter Strike: Global Offensive is one of the youngest games on the list. The fourth game in the Counter Strike family came out in 2012 and was the best selling MMO of that year, with more than 12 million copies sold. However, the game didn’t really explode into popularity until two years ago. Today, nearly 3 million players join the game every month, though with more than 250 million hours of game play, those players spend quite a lot of time in the game.
9. DOTA 2
Dota 2, as the name might suggest, is the second game in the Dota series created by Valve. If you’re interested in eSports (you know, the cooler realm of sports that you can watch online) the Dota 2 website frequently has live videos of tournaments going on.
Dota 2 toppled the Blizzard giant in terms of numbers less than two years ago. It is the most played game on Steam. Dota 2 has about 15 million unique players (nearly twice the amount of WoW), with roughly one million players signing in each day.
The multiplayer online battle arena game is known for its passionate players and huge prize money tournaments in the relatively short period of time that Dota 2 has been available .
It had already managed to accumulate 6 billion hours of Total play time .We figured that is rising quite rapidly , and thus we can’t keep it out of our top list.
8. LEAGUE OF LEGENDS
League of Legends was developed by Riot Games and was released to the public in 2009.
It has dominated the online market since at least 2012. Four years ago, the massively popular game had about 12 million people a day, and about 32 million unique players every month. The game has now grown to an impressive 100 million players a month who play the game for more than one billion hours.
It may be only five years old but multiplayer online battle arena game or MOBA for short League of Legends is taking the World by storm. Current statistics place it is being the most played game on any platform. With Statistics like that it’s likely to eventually take the number one position in the chart .But until then they remain second with an incredible 30 billion hours total play time.