GVC Top Ten: January 18th – January 24th

Tl;dr: Esports events drove massive viewership while Rust surrendered the crown to Just Chatting.

Last week’s most watched games was topped by Just Chatting after Rust fell substantially in total viewership. League of Legends also moved up and is expected to retain a top three spot for the foreseeable future due its esports leagues beginning their seasons. Other esports events helped titles like Mobile Legends: Bang Bang and CS:GO to make a top ten appearance with impressive WoW growth while Minecraft also climbed after various streamer servers were created. It’s important to note that Mobile Legends: Bang Bang also reached a peak of 3.1M viewers, further cementing mobile games as an extremely popular genre especially on a global scale.

Top Growing Titles:

  • Mobile Legends: Bang Bang grew 146% in hours watched jumping 10 spots from a 14th place finish the week prior.
  • CS:GO slid into 9th place after a 111% increase to 24M hours watched.
  • Minecraft climbed 35% to 25M hours watched in the new wave of group streamer servers.

Top Declining Titles:

  • Rust fell 42% finishing with 37M hours watched following the drop off of content surrounding the private streamer servers.
  • COD: Warzone dropped 4% to 21M hours watched but was still able to finish in the top ten.
  • PUBG Mobile fell 2% in hours watched but had an overall increase of 127% in peak viewership.

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