Tag created in June 2017
Gothic's popularity amongst developers
This chart shows the amount of games released over the years with the Gothic tag and the percentage of games released on Steam they account for. The number of releases gives an appreciation of the quantity of games published each year. It often tends to increase naturally, just like the total amount of Steam games released.
The percentage gives a better estimate of the tag's trend. It shows if the Gothic tag is getting more or less popular amongst developers. The Review chart will tell us if this trend is a good thing (i.e. players interest is increasing, tag is undercrowded) or if it's the opposite.
The Gothic tag has peaked in 2021, with 73 games released. The popularity of the tag is in a range between 0.09% in 2013 and 0.02% in 2017.
Bear in mind that 2023 is not over yet. The number of releases will continue to increase, but the percentage is already a good estimate of things to come.
Gothic's popularity amongst players
This graph displays the reviews for games associated with the Gothic tag, both as count and as a percentage of all Steam reviews, and the value for an average game. Note that if the chart is cluttered, you can always deactivate some lines by clicking on the legend.
While the review count clearly quantifies the reviews a tag receives, keep in mind that it also follows the popularity of Steam itself. The value normalized as a percentage of all Steam reviews is often more revealing, as it gives you the popularity trend for Gothic tag games.
A typical game associated with this tag collected on average between 18 (2010) and 605 (2019) reviews. Bear in mind that it is the average, and it can be strongly influenced by extreme values, like the release of a very popular game with this tag.
The reviews per game as a percentage of the average show that games in the Gothic tag received between 49% (2010) and 215% (2019) reviews compared to other tags.
Price of games tagged with Gothic
This graph displays the evolution of the Gothic tag's games price in USD over the years, and the percentage of free to play games in this tag. Don't forget that a price should slowly increase year-on-year just to keep up with inflation.
The median game price peaked in 2016 at 14.99$, and bottomed in 2020 at 5.99$. The free to play ratio peaked in 2019 at 17%, and bottomed in 2021 at 3%.
Positive reviews ratio for Gothic, per language
This graph shows an aggregated Steam rating for the whole Gothic tag, separated by language. It helps estimate how different audiences judge a game with this tag. A lower rating doesn't necessarily mean that the audience doesn't like that tag. Some cultures have different standards and expectations. It will however affect a game's rating nonetheless.
The highest rating for Gothic is 97% for the Vietnamese language, and the lowest is 82% for the Norwegian language.
Lady Ligeia, the legendary and magnificent witch, welcome to the House of Usher. Roderick Usher is scheming to resurrect the wicked witch Lenore. We are in dire need of your great Machina magic. Please save us.
|19.99||75.9%||Sep 26, 2022|
Explore the cryptic pathways of a distorted microcosm reality fueled by a symbolic landscape of faith and erotic nightmares.
|9.99||96.7%||Dec 24, 2021|
|My Lovely Wife|
My Lovely Wife delves into the depths of a man’s grief after the sudden death of his beloved wife. Explore the notions of one’s willingness to do anything for love and the importance of letting go in this mix of dating, management, and alchemy simulators.
|14.99||76.2%||Jun 8, 2022|
|Satan's Puzzle 2|
A continuation of Satan's Puzzle 666 game, this is a puzzle game where you have to match magic circles pieces and get an evil spirit
|0.99||96.2%||May 4, 2022|
|Napoleon Maiden ~A maiden without the word impossible~|
Character sprites are made using the E-mote animation system. When they breathe, wink, or speak, it all looks very realistic. Moreover, 2 theme songs sung by Haruka Shimotsuki and Akira Ouse are included! Each character's lines are fully dubbed in Japanese. Steam Deck support.
|9.99||82.2%||Jan 27, 2023|
|Darker : Episode I|
An indie horror game from a first-person perspective where the player explores a mansion through the use of puzzle-solving, finding specific items and trying to avoid unknown dangers. The particular focus of the game is atmosphere, mystery and scares as well as continual story development.
|0.99||N/A||Apr 30, 2021|
|Emiline: The Ghost of White Willow|
A psychological horror VR game. Taking place during the events of D-day, find yourself trapped in the gothic horrors of White Willow Manor Hall. Follow your sections lieutenant into combat before fighting a new battle of survival in the dark haunted past of the house.
|17.99||N/A||May 19, 2023|
|The House in Fata Morgana|
A gothic suspense tale set in a cursed mansion. "The House in Fata Morgana" is a full-length visual novel spanning nearly a millennium that deals in tragedy, human nature, and insanity.
|24.99||95.3%||May 13, 2016|
|Pinku Kult Hex Mortis|
Welcome to RAZORE CITY – a desolate, grim metropolis with one big problem: DEMONS. Control your own Razore City denizen as you investigate bizarre happenings around the city and track down the mastermind behind it all in this narrative-based RPG!
|9.99||96.2%||May 31, 2022|
|The Adventure of Magical Girl|
Magical Girl + JRPG! The mercenaries Kaim and Asal are unable to get used to the court life, so they give up their lordship and continue to wander around, living by eating grass as mercenaries. But their boring routine is broken again. They would meet the three students from the magic academy.
|2.99||86%||Jun 21, 2018|
|Satan's puzzle 666|
Satan's Puzzle 666 is a puzzle game where you have to match the pieces to obtain the seal of evil spirits and behold their divine image
|1.99||75.8%||Mar 29, 2022|
|Toziuha Night: Dracula's Revenge|
Follow the story of Xandria, the iron alchemist. Seeking revenge, she accepts the dangerous mission to put an end to the evil that resides in Dracula's castle and torments the people of Transylvania. Fight with an iron whip in this retro-style & Classic-Vania adventure.
|5.99||80%||Mar 21, 2022|
Light is my Sword, Darkness shall perish.
|9.99||88.3%||Nov 19, 2021|
A dark lesbian / yuri gothic romance tale set in Victorian England, in which an anxious governess is aggressively pursued by her unruly, tempestuous pupil.
|12.99||89.7%||Apr 26, 2022|
|The Addams Family: Mansion Mayhem|
Help Wednesday, Pugsley, Gomez, and Morticia save the Addams Family Mansion in this hilarious 3D party adventure.
|39.99||71.4%||Sep 24, 2021|
Wade through an ever-increasing horde of demons, using three unique weapon types and anything else you can get your hands on. Rid the world of these hell spawn and become the ruler of these lands by vanquishing the Demon King, how selfless of you...
|4.99||N/A||May 8, 2021|
Once you enter the Death Realm, you are bound to abandon hope. Do you think you can take on the most powerful?
|12.99||25%||Jul 7, 2021|
|Naudrion: Fall of The Empire|
Dark fantasy RPG with open world. Together with Markus, you can experience an unforgettable journey, any of your actions may have consequences.
|9.99||68%||Dec 25, 2020|
|Werewolf: The Apocalypse — Heart of the Forest|
Explore the myths and monsters of Europe’s last primeval wilderness. Play as Maia, who arrives at the ancient Białowieża Forest looking to explore her family history. Discover Rage in an adventure game inspired by the experience of the legendary tabletop roleplaying game Werewolf: The Apocalypse.
|14.99||87%||Oct 13, 2020|
|The Lost Souls|
What does it feel like to find yourself in hell? You don't feel the wind, you don't see the sun. No more hearing child's laughter. No memory of those who once were your friends and family.
|0.99||36.9%||Apr 11, 2016|
A bullet hell game with the classic scrolling shooter gameplay
|6.99||51.1%||Jul 21, 2022|
|Inn The Dark|
You have been sent to aid in a Triple Homicide case. But you soon find that things are not as they seem. Inn This first person horror game you must investigate the strange super natural on goings in a haunted hotel. Run and hide from danger using only a Flashlight and Camera!
|5.99||N/A||Jul 5, 2023|
A puzzle game with a surrealistic fairy-tale atmosphere.
|3.99||76.5%||Feb 1, 2019|
Wytchwood is a crafting adventure game set in a land of gothic fables and fairytales. As the old witch of the woods, explore a strange countryside, collect magic ingredients, brew sorcerous spells, and pass judgement upon a capricious cast of characters.
|19.99||93.6%||Dec 9, 2021|
|Vugluskr: Zombie Rampage|
Survive a medieval zombie apocalypse in non-linear levels. Collect crystals and keys to uncover the dark story behind a biohazard outbreak, and choose your playstyle wisely to unlock multiple game endings. Can you run, shoot, and outlast the undead horde?
|3.99||N/A||Oct 14, 2019|