Fresh off another all-time concurrent players record, Rust is atop the Steam top sellers list for the third week in a row. Joining it’s newcomer Everspace 2, and a shock entrant in direction of the backside.

Once once more Rust lands at primary, having fun with sustained common over the final month or so. In second place, Everspace 2, an action-RPG game the place you’re a pilot in area that’s simply come to Steam Early Access. After internet hosting a profitable Kickstarter in 2019, developer Rockfish Games has been laborious at work to carry the sequel to followers of the authentic as rapidly as doable, and, effectively, to date, so good. It’s quantity two on Steam greatest sellers, and has over a thousand optimistic critiques on Valve’s retailer.

The center of the chart has some typical suspects – Cyberpunk 2077, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Phasmophobia. But then, in second-last, is a shock entrant, Skul: The Hero Slayer, a 2D souls-like game from developer Southpaw Games. Version rolled out this week, bringing new story chapters, tools and extra, and Skul’s drawn in practically 20,000 concurrent gamers to his the quest. Not sufficient to be in the top 25 on Steam Charts, however sufficient to develop into a top vendor.

Here’s Skul’s launch trailer:

Rust developer Facepunch Studios has been working to maintain up with all the demand. An update towards the start of January included new servers, and Twitch drops from a number of distinguished streamers. We spoke to members of the community about base-building some time again, and chatted to the survival game‘s resident Robin Hood.