Some of you may be considering posting a game to Kongregate in order to enjoy the cash flow from Revenue Sharing rather than selling your game on your own or in conjunction with sales on other platforms.
For those that are wondering what games types get the most plays on Kongregate I am making this post to list the top 10 most played game types. If you are trying to run a business in game development it may be important to see where certain games thrive in what markets.
The following is based on multiple games in these genres that may include multiple listings for hybrid games. This sample is derived from top ranked games in their categories.
Top 10 Most Played Game Types on Kongregate:
1. Defense 76.4 Million Plays
2. Shooter 70.9 Million Plays
3. Multiplayer 67.57 Million Plays
4. RPG 60.3 Million Plays
5. Launcher 57.17 Million Plays
6. Racing 40.5 Million Plays
7. Puzzle 39.4 Million Plays
8. Platformer 27.1 Million Plays
9. Simulator 16.85 Million Plays
10. 3d shooter 13 Million Plays