We have reached the end of the year and at this point, with just a few days left until it ends, we begin to see various lists that summarize it. One of these belongs to Google who revealed the ten most searched video games of 2023. The big surprise is that the first place is not about the big names like The Legend of Zelda.
On the other hand, the list has big surprises such as regional games that were a success in Asian countries. We can also highlight some surprises that were not translated into the TGA
The ten most searched games on Google in 2023
- Hogwarts Legacy
- The Last of Us
- Battlegrounds Mobile India
- Baldur’s Gate 3
- Suika Game
- Diablo IV
- Atomic Heart
- Sons of the Forest
To the surprise of many, Hogwarts Legacy was the most searched game of 2023Let us remember that it was the first great title to debut and all fans of the saga tried it without hesitation. Beyond the fact that its impact was reduced throughout the year with other releases. This title attracted thousands of fans of Harry Potter for its impressive gameplay and JK Rowling’s meticulous world-building.
On the other hand, the surprises are Battlegrounds Mobile India, Suika Game y Connections. These games seem to be more related to certain countries such as India, Japan and in the case of Connections with a New York Times program. So, there are several surprises that can be explained by their origin but there are others that cannot.
For example, Atomic Heart It was a game that passed unnoticed on the day of its release. What many remember were the particular robots that appeared in the campaign and that generated quite a bit of controversy at the time. However, Maybe this was enough for it to be one of the most searched games of 2023 because as a game it was not a big deal. Another that is also surprising is Sons of the Forestthe return of this game excited all ‘Survival Horror’ fans and now we see the reason.