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Each week, gamers around the world log onto digital distribution platform Steam, to get their latest gaming fix, and every week, Player Attack lets you know which games were the most popular.
Whether you personally are a fan of the sort of strategy it requires, it seems that there are plenty of gamers around the world who find spreadsheets and arithmetic so fascinating that they want to play with them in a game setting as well as in real life. That's the only reason I can think of that sees Football Manager 2014 sitting at the top of the charts this week, ahead of the more traditional choice of Batman: Arkham Origins.
And this is the beautiful thing about Steam - it's a system that everybody can use and love, no matter what sort of gaming they're into... and this Top 10 just skims the surface.
Major changes have been made to FM 2014’s user interface. Key areas have been redesigned – including the training overview page, the transfer centre and the news homepage – while widespread changes have been made across the game’s user interface. The language employed throughout the game has also enjoyed a major overhaul and now corresponds more closely to the language of real world football.
#2 - Batman: Arkham Origins
#3 - Space Engineers
#4 - The Walking Dead: Season 2
#5 - NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja STORM 3 Full Burst
#6 - Metro: Last Light
#7 - Nether
#8 - Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag?
#9 - The Stanley Parable
#10 - Max Payne 3