Say what you need about Tumblr, nevertheless it is aware of what it likes.
Today, the micro-blogging platform launched its 2017 Year in Review, naming Overwatch, Mystic Messenger and Dream Daddy as its prime three trending video games.
The checklist was compiled by bearing in mind what number of instances a recreation was tagged in a submit on Tumblr, what number of instances these posts had been appreciated and reblogged, and what number of instances a recreation’s tag was looked for.
This 12 months’s outcomes converse to the continuing success of Blizzard’s team-based FPS which, regardless of popping out in 2016, fended off newer video games like Persona 5 and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild to take house the title. Overwatch moved up one place to succeed in the highest, unseating Undertale, which slipped to fifth.
South Korean visual novel Mystic Messenger moved up two positions from 2016 into second place, regardless of solely being obtainable on iOS and Android. A deceptively intense recreation about organising a celebration in real-time, Mystic Messenger has multiple endings based on your answers to emails, with Casual, Deep and Another Story runs to select from.
Perhaps the least shocking new entry on the checklist is Dream Daddy, a visible novel dating-sim revealed by YouTube stars Game Grumps. With an keen subscriber-base of greater than four.2 million already , Dream Daddy was at all times going to be a success with followers, the place the sport at the moment sits at 89% positive reviews on Steam.
Other notable new additions to the highest ten embrace Final Fantasy 15 – which missed out on 2016’s checklist on the finish of final 12 months – the creepily stylised survival-horror Bendy and the Ink Machine, in addition to Studio MDHR’s distinctive indie run-and-gun Cuphead.