Bestselling games on Steam in South Africa

Sanctum 2 was the bestselling Steam game in South Africa in November, according to SteamSpy.

SteamSpy is run by game developer Sergey Galyonkin, who collects data from Steam as part of the SteamSpy project.

Steam had several games available at significant discounts over Black Friday weekend, with nearly all the games on this month’s charts receiving a discount of 50% or greater.

Sanctum 2 was a notable example, which was available for free on Humble Bundle on Black Friday.

Steam in SA

At the start of December, SteamSpy showed the following statistics for Steam in SA:

  • Total active users: 719,916 ± 93,287
  • Share of total users: 0.26%
  • Share of total games: 0.28%
  • Average playtime (2 weeks): 28:45
  • Active users (2 weeks): 25%

Bestselling games

The games detailed below were the bestsellers in South Africa for November.

Game Sales Increase Max discount
Sanctum 2 7,206 145.43% 0% (100%*)
Half-Life 2 Deathmatch 7,146 18.59% 90%
Half-Life 2 6,637 19.84% 90%
PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 5,997 13.22% 0%
Rise of the Tomb Raider 5,680 86.37% 67%
Half-Life: Opposing Force 5,273 36.27% 80%
Half-Life: Blue Shift 5,266 36.45% 80%
ARK: Survival Evolved 5,246 18.37% 50%
Half-Life 5,093 33.23% 90%
Team Fortress Classic 4,787 33.54% 80%
*Sanctum 2 was available for free on Humble Bundle on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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