Lethal Company, a new indie cooperative horror game, has made a remarkable entry into the gaming world, surpassing heavyweights like Baldur’s Gate 3 and Resident Evil 4 Remake in ratings. This article delves into the game’s journey to becoming Steam’s top-rated game and its burgeoning popularity.
Rising Above the Rest: Lethal Company’s Unprecedented Success
Developed single-handedly, Lethal Company has achieved what few indie games have. After just six weeks since its launch, it has claimed the title of Steam’s highest-rated game.
According to steam250, a website tracking Steam ratings, Lethal Company boasts an impressive 8.76% rating from over 102,300 player votes. This score edges out Baldur’s Gate’s 8.69% (from 477,950 votes) and Resident Evil 4 Remake’s similar rating but with 130,270 votes.
A Phenomenal Launch and Continued Growth
Released on October 23, 2023, Lethal Company rapidly gained traction, recently reaching a peak of 184,000 concurrent players. As of November 28, the game has garnered more than 84,000 positive reviews.
Its success isn’t confined to Steam alone; it’s also becoming a Twitch sensation, dominating the platform’s main page and attracting a growing number of content creators.
Take a Look!
Gamers and stream viewers should definitely give Lethal Company a try to experience the thrill and excitement that have captivated a vast audience. Its indie charm, coupled with a gripping cooperative gameplay experience, makes it a must-play title in the horror genre.