Twitter is one of the most popular social networks on the Internet, both in Spain and in the rest of the world, and therefore can serve as a guide to measure the fame of video games based on which of them are the most commented on by their users. In this way we can see how the interests of the audience fluctuate based on which titles dominate the conversations of the players.
A new analysis has resulted in the Most commented video games on Twitter so far this year, a report published by the division of gaming of the social network and that has been shared by the main titles that appear in it. First of all, the most popular game of 2021 based on Twitter trends to date is Genshin Impact, the sandbox free available on PS4, PC, iOS and Android that keeps getting updates (the last one, in fact, came out just a few days ago).
Apex Legends is the second most popular game of 2021
In second place, and to the surprise of many, the most talked about game on Twitter so far this year is Apex Legends, the battle royale also free from Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment. Although this game was released in 2019, lately it has been in vogue for two reasons: the first is the eighth season premiere, and the second, probably what has increased the conversation around the game, is its launch on Nintendo Switch, a platform on which it has been available for just over a week.
The Third place from this popularity list is for Animal Crossing: New Horizons, which already has experience in this type of rankings because it was the most commented title on Twitter in 2020. Its constant stream of updates It keeps you always at the top of the table, the last one was in fact launched yesterday to celebrate the first anniversary of its launch. At rest of the list We can see names of sagas with games as a service that enjoy a strong community on Twitter: Fortnite, Minecraft, Final Fantasy, Ensemble Stars!, Splatoon Y Twisted Wonderland they occupy the rest of the positions in this ranking.