Top 100 best sellers on Steam released before 2006.

Figures are based on estimates of total ownership and may have up to a 10% error margin. Whilst ownership and sales are often correlated, this data is strictly based on ownership, which includes any free copies. Free-to-play games are excluded.

Compare with top rated games before 2006.

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Movement, rank, title, date, platforms and tags

Owners

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~ 2. Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Nov 2004 Action
14,802,436 rated 89%
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~ 3. Counter-Strike Nov 2000 Action Top 250 #4
14,200,258 rated 98%
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~ 5. Half-Life 2 Nov 2004 FPS Top 250 #26
11,133,614 rated 97%
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~ 6. Day of Defeat May 2003 FPS
7,922,417 rated 90%
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~ 7. Deathmatch Classic Jun 2001 Action
7,794,261 rated 84%
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~ 8. Ricochet Nov 2000 Action
7,784,423 rated 80%
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~ 9. Half-Life Nov 1998 FPS Top 250 #58
6,703,933 rated 96%
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~ 11. Team Fortress Classic Apr 1999 Action
5,930,208 rated 84%
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~ 12. Half-Life: Blue Shift Jun 2001 FPS
5,906,494 rated 90%
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~ 13. Half-Life: Source Jun 2004 FPS
3,553,786 rated 79%
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1 16. Fallout Sep 1997 RPG
2,820,929 rated 92%
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1 23. POSTAL 2 Apr 2003 Dark Humor Top 250 #76
1,882,722 rated 95%
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1 28. Enclave Mar 2003 RPG
1,607,995 rated 79%
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~ 32. STAR WARS™: Dark Forces Feb 1995 FPS
1,306,528 rated 90%
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~ 35. F.E.A.R. Oct 2005 Horror
1,252,541 rated 94%
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~ 36. SimCity 4 Deluxe Sep 2003 Simulation
1,232,864 rated 77%
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~ 38. Stronghold HD Oct 2001 Strategy
1,148,856 rated 94%
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1 40. Hitman: Codename 47 Nov 2000 Stealth
1,114,295 rated 75%
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1 41. X-COM: UFO Defense Dec 1993 Strategy
1,104,708 rated 94%
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~ 42. Fallout 2 Dec 1998 RPG
1,078,220 rated 94%
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~ 43. Serious Sam 2 Oct 2005 Action
1,029,783 rated 88%
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~ 46. KnightShift Dec 2003 RPG
922,819 rated 57%
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1 48. Far Cry Mar 2004 FPS
902,132 rated 85%
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~ 51. System Shock 2 Aug 1999 RPG
822,414 rated 94%
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1 54. Thief Gold Nov 1998 Stealth
806,016 rated 92%
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3 55. Worms Armageddon May 1999 Strategy
803,745 rated 95%
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~ 56. Darwinia Jul 2005 Strategy
729,072 rated 76%
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~ 57. Max Payne Jul 2001 Noir
715,954 rated 91%
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1 59. Gorky 17 Dec 1999 RPG
703,340 rated 76%
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1 63. Hitman: Contracts Apr 2004 Stealth
650,867 rated 84%
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1 66. Divine Divinity Sep 2002 RPG
630,181 rated 88%
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~ 69. X-COM: Apocalypse Jul 1997 Strategy
615,297 rated 89%
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1 73. X-COM: Interceptor Jun 1998 Strategy
590,069 rated 50%
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1 74. X-COM: Enforcer Apr 2001 Strategy
588,556 rated 50%
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1 75. Syberia Sep 2002 Adventure
579,474 rated 89%
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1 76. Space Hack Nov 2005 RPG
577,960 rated 43%
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1 78. Red Faction Sep 2001 Action
561,814 rated 91%
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1 79. The Ultimate DOOM Apr 1995 Classic
547,687 rated 94%
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~ 83. Syberia 2 Mar 2004 Adventure
530,532 rated 84%
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~ 84. Beyond Divinity Apr 2004 RPG
530,280 rated 58%
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~ 85. Red Faction II Apr 2003 Action
524,226 rated 51%
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1 86. Thief 2 Mar 2000 Stealth
507,576 rated 95%
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~ 88. DOOM 3 Aug 2004 Horror
493,700 rated 88%
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~ 89. Sniper Elite Oct 2005 Action -70%
492,944 rated 77%
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~ 94. Final DOOM Jun 1996 FPS
457,878 rated 88%
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2 95. Dungeon Siege 2 Aug 2005 RPG
455,859 rated 77%
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~ 96. Septerra Core Oct 1999 RPG
446,273 rated 67%
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~ 97. Dungeon Siege Apr 2002 RPG
436,687 rated 75%

Risers today

  1. Logo 5 71. Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines
  2. Logo 3 92. Shadow Warrior Classic Redux
  3. Logo 2 68. RollerCoaster Tycoon 2: Triple Thrill Pack
  4. Logo 2 52. Serious Sam Classic: The First Encounter
  5. Logo 2 53. Serious Sam Classic: The Second Encounter
  6. Logo 1 16. Fallout
  7. Logo 1 98. Unreal Tournament: Game of the Year Edition
  8. Logo 1 86. Thief 2
  9. Logo 1 81. Master Levels for DOOM II
  10. Logo 1 80. DOOM II: Hell on Earth

Fallers today

  1. Logo 4 82. Nosferatu: The Wrath of Malachi
  2. Logo 3 55. Worms Armageddon
  3. Logo 2 95. Dungeon Siege 2
  4. Logo 2 49. Sid Meier's Pirates!
  5. Logo 2 60. Commandos 2: Men of Courage
  6. Logo 2 70. Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines
  7. Logo 1 73. X-COM: Interceptor
  8. Logo 1 93. Street Racing Syndicate
  9. Logo 1 87. Realms of the Haunting
  10. Logo 1 76. Space Hack

New entries today

  1. Logo 100. Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus

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