30+ Popular Games Streamers Needs to Play in 2020

Sometimes it gets hard for a streamer to decide which game they should play.

The choice becomes a lot more difficult when your stream already has fewer viewers.

So, what would you do in that situation?

Well, as a streamer, you’ll spy on your competitors.

Which game they are playing & how much watching they get with it.

Well, all this is obvious. The thing is, it’s not easy for you to do everything all by yourself.

So, to make sure, you set your complete focus on the streaming part,

I’ve compiled a list of 30+ games (from 10 different categories) that users on Twitch, YouTube, Facebook, love to watch.

You can check them out one-by-one:

30+ Popular Streaming Games

Shooter Games

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

With over 18 games from 4 different Call of Duty franchises, this game is ruling the FPS Shooter genre since 2003. Last year, Activision (Publishers) released the Call of Duty Mobile, and since then, it is giving a tough fight to PUBG Mobile. Apart from this, Activision released Call of Duty Warzone in march 2020. And, since then, it is in the news because of the hype among fans.

Fortnite

I wouldn’t be wrong in saying that today Fortnite is #1 game all over the globe. It’s the same game that has made a star streamer, Ninja (or Richard Tyler Blevins). With over $20 Million Net Worth, Ninja is the top twitch streamer. That’s quite inspiring, isn’t it?

PUBG

With more than 200 million users and 30 Million active users, PUBG is the 2nd most viewed game on streaming platforms like YouTube and Twitch.  

APEX LEGENDS

Since its release in 2019, Apex Legends is giving fierce competition to games like PUBG, Fortnite & Call of Duty.

VALORANT

Valorant is an upcoming free-to-play multiplayer fps game. Last month on April 7th, launched the closed beta for limited users.

Counter-Strike

Before CSGO, there was a lot of multiplayer shooting game in the gaming circuit. However, it was CSGO in 2012 that set the foundation for the games that are popular today.

Overwatch

Overwatch is a team-based FPS game by Blizzard Entertainment. It is available to play on Windows PC, XBOX One, PS4, and Nintendo Switch.

FREE FIRE

PUBG Mobile was released in FEB 2018. However, six months before that, there was a new game called Garena Free Fire that made people fall in love with Battle Royale FPS games.

Crucible

At the time of writing this post, a new game called Crucible is launched by Amazon. They’ve released this FPS game for free to take on some established games directly.

Escape from Tarkov

If you ever want to play an FPS game with real-like graphics, I’ll recommend you to go with Escape From Tarkov.

MMORPG Games

World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft is the 4th game released in the Warcraft fantasy universe created by Blizzard Entertainment. Although the game released way back in 2004, it’s the most-watched MMORPG game (at least on Twitch).

Old School RuneScape

Initially, Old School RuneScape was released exclusively for Windows PC & MAC OS X. However, after looking at the popularity, the publishers released the game for Android & iOS users in 2018.

Tibia

Tibia is one of the oldest games mentioned in this list of 70 games. Developed and published by CipSoft in 1997, this MMORPG game, reached its popularity peak in 2007. Now, 13 years later, it has bounced back up competing with recently released MMORPG games.

The Elder Scrolls Online

With more than 15 copies sold by 2020, The Elder Scrolls Online has around 2.5 Million active users. You can play this game on Windows PC, MAC OS, Xbox One, PS4 & Google Stadia.

Black Desert Online

Black Desert Online is a fantasy-based MMORPG game. As of January 2020, it has 30 Million active users with gross earnings surpassing $1.5 Billion.

Final Fantasy XIV Online

With a prominent franchise of more than 15 games, recently released Final Fantasy 7 remake is the game that’s in the news.

Roblox

Roblox is a game that was released by Microsoft in 2006. By August 2009, Roblox has 100 Million active users that are addicted to playing this game.

Blade and Soul

Adapted from a Japanese animated television show, Blade and Soul are a Korean fantasy martial-arts MMORPG game. As per some, MMO statistical sites, have around 3 Million registered users.

Metin 2

Based on the free-to-play model, Metin 2 is a game that has more than 9 Million active users. However, at present, Metin 2 is played by only its die-hard fans.

Card & Board Games

Hearthstone

Hearthstone is a free-to-play digital collectible card game by Blizzard Entertainment. By November 2018, Blizzard reported that it has 100 Million registered players.

Teamfight Tactics

Developed and published by riot games, Teamfight Tactics is available as League of Legends gaming mode for Windows PC and MAC OS X and a standalone game for Android and iOS.

Within three months of its release on PC, it had 33 Million with an accumulated game time of 1.72 Billion Hours.

Poker

Texas Hold’em, Replay Poker, 6 Card Omaha, Hi-lo, blackjack, or roulette are some of the popular poker games users love to watch on streaming platforms like YouTube, Twitch & Facebook.

Magic: The Gathering

Magic: The Gathering is a card game with four modes – Deck Construction, Color of Magic, Luck vs. Skill, and Gambling. As of Feb. 2020, Magic Online has more than 10 Million accounts.

Chess

Who doesn’t know chess? It’s a two-player strategy-based game that is followed by Millions of people all over the world.

Sports Games

FIFA 20

Just like the previous 26 games, FIFA 20 is a 27th edition to the blockbuster franchise. Worldwide known as a best-selling sports game, FIFA 20 has sold more than 10 million copies.

WWE 2K20

WWE 2K20 is the 21st edition in the 2K gaming series. WWE 2K20 is available to play on Windows PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4. Despite the buggy launch, WWE 2K20 managed to sell more than 1 million copies.

Rocket League

With some fantastic audience response and reviews, Rocket League earned several prestigious awards. As of in the initial months of 2018, Rocket League sold 10 Million copies with more than 40 Million registered members.

Madden NFL 20

After FIFA 2020, Madden NFL 20 is yet another game by EA that has gone out of the park. With decent reviews and good user response, Madden NFL 20 sold millions of copies.

MLB The Show 20

At this challenging time of Covid-19 pandemic, when real baseball is on hold, MLB The Show 20 has seen the record sales. In fact, as per official sources, it has become the fastest-selling game in the history of the baseball franchise.  

Final Words

That’s all for now. These are some of the most played games on Online Video Streaming platforms. As time passes, I’ll continue to add more games based on their popularity level in the present.

So, if you’re gamers, keep following this post to make sure you’re streaming-only those games that are high in user demand. Besides, in the meanwhile, you can check out my previous post where I’ve written a guide to create discord server.

Apart from this, which one’s your favorite game on this list?

Do let me know your choice in the comments section below.

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