Earlier this 12 months, social media was utterly dominated by little inexperienced, yellow and black squares as everybody triumphantly (or not) confirmed off their Wordle scores. The hype has since died down significantly, however not with out pushing Wordle to the second most mentioned sport on Twitter in 2022 to this point.
That’s in keeping with knowledge shared by Twitter, which locations Genshin Affect as essentially the most mentioned sport between January and March of this 12 months. Apex Legends clocked in at #4, adopted by Closing Fantasy at #5.
Regardless of what your timeline may need regarded like final month, Elden Ring was solely the seventh most talked about sport for this time interval. That stated, the dialog doesn’t appear to have slowed down in any respect, in keeping with this graphic shared by Twitter:
Whereas American audiences received to sleep on most of the greatest video games, none of them ought to have come as an excessive amount of of a shock. Ensemble Stars, a Japanese cell sport, was the third most mentioned sport on Twitter final 12 months. Destiny/Grand Order was fifth and Knives Out seventh. Genshin Affect was additionally No. 1 for all of final 12 months and exhibits no indicators of slowing down.
As for Wordle, despite the fact that curiosity appears to be waning (because it has with most video games over time), it’s been up for essentially the most talked about video games on Twitter all 12 months – and we’ll see. most likely these little inexperienced, yellow, and black squares seem for some time.
Rebekah Valentine is a reporter for IGN. You could find her on Twitter @duckvalentine.