Top 5 E-Sports games in 2018

There used to be a time, not that long ago, when it was impossible for E-Sports to exist. But with the advent of technology, it because possible for players of various competitive games to compete against one another on the internet. And hence the birth of the E-Sports. There are many popular games that compete in. Below you will get to read about some of the most popular E-Sports games for 2018.

Call of Duty Infinite Warfare

Many would say that the creators of the newer Call of Duty games are loathe of taking any risks.  They see a market opportunity and they grab it with the same-old formula. However, we can never argue with the fact that this formula has proven to be extremely successful. Call of Duty is known for some fun campaign levels – but the multiplayer is where it’s at. There are hundreds of thousands of players that compete on the Infinite Warfare multiplayer servers. It’s one of the most popular E-Sports games. The gameplay is very smooth and rewarding for the players that invest time and effort into mastering the skills.

  1. StarCraft II – Legacy of the Void

The original StarCraft was a revolutionary strategy game. StarCraft has managed to take things to the next level. Legacy of the Void is the final chapter of the StarCraft II saga – bringing the latest fixes and improvements in the multiplayer part. People say that RTS is a dying genre – but StarCraft II is here to correct them. There are many people that compete in StarCraft II E-Sports events. There are even scholarships that are given to talented students in South Korea for their skills in StarCraft II. This is a sure testament to the incredible popularity of StarCraft II as an E-Sports game.

  1. Defence of the Ancients 2 – DOTA 2

DOTA 2 took the world by storm. It strengthened and improved the multiplayer online battle arena genre in E-Sports. Now, if you want simple games – then DOTA 2 is not for you. The map and outlook of the game may look simple – but this is far from the case. There are thousands of details that you will need to pay attention to when you play. And this complexity intermixed with a high level of excitement is what makes this game so incredibly popular when it comes to E-Sports. There are many competitions and big prizes for the top players of DOTA 2.

  1. Counter Strike: Global Offensive

The name of Counter Strike needs no introduction. It’s one of the most popular games ever released and its fans are still going strong. There are many events in CS: GO where the top rated players in the world compete with one another. And the prizes are very big. It seems that the popularity of this game doesn’t let up. It will likely be very popular for the years to come, too.

  1. League of Legends

This is another multiplayer online battle arena game. And many people believe that it’s even better and more popular than DOTA 2. As such, it’s a very popular E-Sports game and many people play it. The principle of the game is very much alike that of DOTA 2. But still, there are some variances that make the game exciting and novel. And as such, it’s a very popular game.

In conclusion

There you have it – these were the most popular games in E-Sports for 2018. We hope that you will enjoy seeing some of them in action.

Best games of 2018

International game developers are putting more and more money into developing fantastic videogames. And the games are getting increasingly more complex and immersive. That being said, 2018 was a very good year for the world of gaming. There are more and more people that take to gaming – they do so by the millions. And this all means that gaming is here to stay. Below you will get to read more about some of the best games for 2018.

  1. God of War

God of War is up for reinstatement. But is this game a bland copy of all the previous versions of the game? Far from it. This is simply an outstanding game. And the best part is that it’s not all about the gameplay. You will get to immerse yourself in a beautiful story that will likely make you emotional as you play along. And the gameplay itself is fantastic – don’t get us wrong. There are elements that are incorporated from many games – the creators took inspiration from the design of many of the most popular games. If you want to experience some good old-fashioned kicking butt – then God of War is the game to play.

  1. Florence

But not all games need to have fantastic production values in order to be excellent experiences for the players. One such case is the game called Florence. This is a game about love in its many forms. You will follow the relationship of Florence with her boyfriend Krish. And much like real love – the love in the game is not all sunshine and butterflies. There are bitter disagreements, too. And the entire story is told in an endearing and heartwarming way. Truly an outstanding game.

  1. Red Dead Redemption 2

The original Red Dead Redemption took the immersive contemporary world of Grand Theft Auto and turned back the time right after the American Civil War. It’s truly a fantastic game with all the charm that a Rockstar game can muster. You will immerse yourself in it as you battle your way to finishing the hundreds of objectives in the game. And the best thing about this game is its inherent charm, present in all the great Rockstar games.

  1. Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

Assasin’s Creed Odyssey features a vast, beautiful world set in the Peloponnesian War. If you’re a fan of ancient Greek culture, then you will definitely love this game. You will go through the story seeking vengeance against an evil cult. It’s so easy to get immersed in this world – as flawed as it may be. If you’re a fan of the previous Assassin’s Creed games, then you will definitely like this one, too.

  1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Now here is a very simple game that we have all played as kids. You get two toy characters in your two hands and then you wage a battle between them – most often on a table. Then you make it so that one of the toy characters almost falls from the table but he or she comes back. And then you repeat the process with the other. Well, there’s a very fun game with this concept. It’s called Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. It’s a very fun game that you can enjoy with your friends. Hours will pass and you will lose track of time. It’s also very charming and beautiful.

In conclusion

These were some of the best games for the year 2018. We can only speculate about what some of the fantastic games of 2019 will be like.