People actually appear to love pirate games on PC, apparently, as Sea of Thieves is as soon as again the primary best-selling recreation on Steam for the second week in a row. This is almost certainly right down to the big Pirates of the Caribbean crossover that simply launched, though two variations of Forza Horizon Four are nipping at its grog-stained boots.

Rare’s Sea of Thieves is as soon as extra at the prime of the Steam international prime sellers chart, which has solely occurred a couple of occasions – together with final week and when the game first landed on Steam last year. The motive for this surge in recognition is undoubtedly as a consequence of the big A Pirate’s Life update – though having a 33% low cost beneath the Steam Summer Sale most likely helps too, bringing the worth right down to $26.79 / £23.44 / €26.79.

However, the sale ends this Thursday, July 8, and never one however two variations of Forza Horizon Four have stormed up the charts and are holding at #2 (commonplace version) and #5 (final version).

Playground’s in style racing recreation additionally advantages from a large Steam sale low cost, taking a whopping 50% off the worth and bringing the commonplace version right down to $34.99 / £27.49 / €34.99. While this may also go up when the sale ends, it might nonetheless profit from the pleasure over Forza Horizon 5 coming later this year.

However, it may very well be PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds having the final snigger and regaining the prime spot subsequent week, as PUBG’s huge new Taego map launches on July 7 – simply earlier than the finish of the Steam sale. Expect large adjustments this time subsequent week.

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