2023 could have discovered its breakout recreation within the type of Gaggle Studios’ Goose Goose Duck. The free-to-play multiplayer title has reached 560,000 concurrent gamers on Steam, which SteamDB says places it on par with Innersloth’s Among Us by way of a quickly rising participant base.
The success of Goose Goose Duck, in accordance with analyst Daniel Ahmad, might be owed to its reputation in China and Korea. And it in all probability does not damage that Kim Tae-hyung, member of the extraordinarily common Okay-pop group BTS lately streamed himself taking part in it.
Goose Goose Duck first launched in late 2021, and is mainly Amongst Us with geese. Gamers have to finish duties and suss out which gamers are geese who’re deliberately sabotaging everybody else.
When it first launched, Goose’s all-time Steam peak was at round 69,300 gamers, and it is now nearing 564,000 at time of writing. For comparability, the all-time peak of Amongst Us on Steam was round 447,500 again in 2021, when it grew in reputation due to the pandemic.
Amongst Us has since gone on to have fairly lengthy legs and increase to different platforms. Ought to Gaggle Studios benefit from the latest participant surge, it is potential that Goose Goose Duck will develop into its personal factor as nicely.
And possibly in a number of years, the sport can have actually “made it” by cameoing within the subsequent Knives Out movie.