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June 15, 2020

Review of the top 10 most- played games in 2020

During this lockdown period, we may need a lot of distraction to keep our minds at ease while we face the global novel Coronavirus pandemic. If you are a gamer, then this article is for you. Happy reading as we review the top 10 most-played games in 2020 that you can download, ranging from modern multi-player action games to classics according to some gaming experts, which some may refer to as the 'best' games of 2020 so far.

1. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare1

This first-person shooter game was released in October 2019 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Published by Activision, the storyline is about a CIA officer who together with British forces attempt to save the fictional country of Urzikstan from the enemy.

2. NBA 2K20

Based on the National Basketball Association, this basketball simulation game came out in November 2019 and is the 21st instalment in the NBA 2K franchise. It is used for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

3. Madden NFL 20

Based on the NFL or National Football League, this football simulation game came out in August 2019. Used for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows, it is the most recent in the ‘Madden NFL’ series.

4. Borderlands 3

This first-person shooter game was released in September 2019 and sold 5 million copies in the first 5 days. Published by 2K Games, it follows ‘Borderlands 2’, which was released in 2012.

5. Mortal Kombat 11

Published by Warner Brothers, this fighting game was released in April 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Microsoft Windows. It is the 11th instalment in the ‘Mortal Kombat’ series.

6. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

Published by Electronic Arts, this action-packed game was released in November 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows. This was the most rapid selling digital launch for any ‘Star Wars’ game within the first 2 weeks of release. This game enters into the universe of Star Wars, where Jedi Padawan completes his Jedi training to restore the Jedi Order.

7. Super Smash Bros

‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ is the 5th game released in the Super Smash Bros.’ series. With its release in 2018, nearly 16 million copies were sold worldwide by September 2019. This feat made it the best-selling fighting game of all time.

8. Kingdom Hearts III

This game was designed for various Disney and Pixar worlds. It was released by Square Enix for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This 12th instalment in the ‘Kingdom Heart’ series is designed to complete the story which began with the first game. More than 5 million copies were sold within the first 5 weeks.

9. Tom Clancy's The Division 2

This is an online action game, published by Ubisoft for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows. This March 2019 release is the sequel to 2016’s ‘The Division’, and takes place in Washington D.C. that was decimated by smallpox.

10. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe1

‘Mario Kart 8’ is a video game about kart-racing. By the end of 2019, this game had sold 22 million copies worldwide.

Now that you know about all these thrilling games, you have at your disposal lots of entertainment, especially during the lockdown period. However, maybe don’t play games when it comes to your car insurance. Perhaps consider getting affordable car insurance with PMD, which includes unique benefits like fixed premiums* and reduce to zero excess*? T’s and C’s apply.