VK Play conducted a new study. This time she asked 1,840 Russians what games they played in 2022.

The majority of respondents (85%) replied that they played mobile games at least from time to time. This is 4 ‱ more than in 2021. The most popular genres were puzzles (79%), board games (70%), racing (53%), shooters (51%), simulators (47%), action (47%) and strategy (44%).

The share of Russian gamers who periodically play on a PC has decreased from 66% to 63% over the year. They preferred to play shooters (69%), racing (62%) and action games (49%).

▪️17% of respondents played console titles. A year earlier, they were 27%. The top three most popular genres on consoles included racing (69%), fighting games (64%) and shooters (62%).