Tag created in December 2019
Idler's popularity amongst developers
This chart displays the games released over the years with the Idler tag and the percentage of total Steam releases they represent. 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 Idler 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 Idler game tag peaked in 2022 with 231 games released. The popularity of the tag is in a range between 0.0060% in 2014 and 0.17% in 2023.
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.
Idler's popularity amongst players
This graph displays the reviews for games associated with the Idler 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.
The review count gives a view of the sheer amount of reviews a tag receives, but it also follows the popularity of Steam itself. That is why the normalized value as a percentage of all Steam reviews is often more interesting, as it gives you the popularity trend for Idler tag games.
A typical game associated with this tag collected on average between 3888 (2015) and 97 (2023) 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 Idler tag received between 43% (2023) and 875% (2015) reviews compared to other tags.
Price of games tagged with Idler
This graph displays the evolution of the Idler 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 was at its lowest in 2018 at 1.99$, and peaked in 2022 at 3.99$. The percentage of free to play peaked in 2019 at 40%, and bottomed in 2023 at 1%.
Positive reviews ratio for Idler, per language
This chart shows an aggregated Steam rating for all the Idler tag games, classed by language. It helps estimate how different audiences judge a game with this tag. A lower rating doesn't always mean that the audience doesn't enjoy that particular tag, as some cultures tend to always give lower scores. But it will affect a game's rating nonetheless.
The best rating for Idler games is 93% for the Thai audience, and the worst is 81% for the Simplified Chinese audience.
|Intelligent Design: An Evolutionary Sandbox|
A toy ecosystem with fully simulated genetics and evolution. Will you tinker with DNA or sit back, relax, and see if life finds a way?
|6.99||52.7%||May 12, 2017|
Lazy Galaxy is a mix between RTS and idle/clicker game. Lead an evil (albeit lazy) alien race to conquer the universe!
|4.99||78.1%||Mar 22, 2018|
|Case Opener Guns|
The concept of the game is simple you have couple poor skins, and it’s your job to turn it into a powerful inventory. Simply click on the case you wish to open. Collect money and open even more rare cases. Low on money? Sell some skins or open a free case.
|1.99||N/A||Nov 21, 2018|
RPG/Idle hybrid about becoming the most powerful wizard there is. Pick a class, get a pet, configure and improve your character in a myriad ways!
|Free||87.1%||Jan 24, 2019|
|Firestone: Online Idle RPG|
Firestone: Online Idle RPG is a multiplayer fantasy game with idle rpg mechanics. Collect heroes?♂️, upgrade their gear & skills, and sent them in idle battles or go on an incremental clicker frenzy to beat monstrous bosses! Chat with guild friends or engage in PVP⚔️- the choice is in your hands!
|Free||79.9%||Sep 26, 2019|
|Fish Simulator: Aquarium Manager|
Discover a myriad of exotic species in this relaxing aquarium manager. Balance your resources and care for your fish to build the ultimate habitat.
|9.99||59.1%||Feb 10, 2020|
Strategic idle game. Develop the kingdom, then abdicate and get gold! For gold, you can buy new tiles and expand the territory.
|Free||81.2%||Sep 10, 2019|
Inspired by RuneScape, Melvor Idle takes the core of what makes an adventure game so addictive and strips it down to its purest form! This is a feature-rich, idle/incremental game combining a distinctly familiar feel with a fresh gameplay experience. Maxing 20+ skills has never been more zen.
|9.99||92.2%||Nov 18, 2021|
Collect cards, upgrade cards, defeat monsters, join guilds and hire heroes. Raise your DPS!
|Free||61.9%||Aug 21, 2021|
A civilization simulator where you manage billions of people and rebuild millions of structures. Improve your economy, research, advance, battle, and much more! Play at your own pace by controlling game speed and automate various tasks!
|9.99||68.1%||May 11, 2021|
Lead your heroes in their neverending adventures! A minimalistic Idle game where combat is fully automated. It's up to you to make the most of that automation to reach extremely high numbers!
|Free||79.7%||Aug 11, 2020|
Explore the depths of the earth and uncover hidden treasures in this addictive idle mining game. Unlock the power of your drill with hundreds of upgrades, discover mysterious relics, and unearth priceless gems. Can you master the mines and reveal their deepest secrets? Dive in and dig deep!
|Free||92.2%||Sep 30, 2020|
Casual farming simulator with unique, flexible gameplay. Autoclicker is built-in and free. Gather resources, upgrade critters and buildings, sell your farm when you want a bigger one and never stop expanding.
|Free||57.1%||Oct 4, 2020|
|Leaf Blower Revolution - Idle Game|
Leaf Blower Revolution is a Free to Play idle game where you blow away leaves with nuclear leaf blowers, unlock upgrades, earn achievements, and more. Try out Leaf Blower Revolution now and watch numbers going up!
|Free||N/A||Dec 4, 2020|
|IdleOn - The Idle MMO|
The RPG where all your characters keep grinding where you left them! Choose classes & skill trees as they level up, and spend their loot to gain more power! Defeating World Bosses unlocks new gameplay features — IdleOn gets MORE complex the more you play!
|Free||79.7%||Apr 2, 2021|
|Drugs and Crime Idle|
Version 4 Rework! Behind every great fortune, lies a great crime! Sell drugs, attack with your gang, gamble your CrimeCoins away and hope, that you get that rare item, finally. Free-to-play. Offline Progression. No Microtransactions except 2 optional DLCs.
|Free||69.7%||Dec 10, 2020|
Idle Research is an addictive, resource management, incremental game with both idle and active playstyles. Research and craft colorful Flasks and Tubes to earn as much Energy as possible! Big numbers guaranteed.
|Free||85.6%||Jul 31, 2022|
|Beat Stickman: Beyond|
An idle clicker game where you beat a Stickman with lots of stuff. The game comes with a narrative that will blow your mind!
|9.99||78.6%||Sep 6, 2022|
|CompactO - Idle Game|
CompactO is an addicting idle game where you create colorful squares on a plane. Dominate the 3D Realm and infuse your planes into complex shapes to buy tons of upgrades!
|2.99||74.2%||Jun 30, 2021|
|Incremental Epic Hero|
Incremental, Idle, RPG, Japanese Anime Game! Incremental Epic Hero is a free-to-play idle game with Japanese cute anime!
|Free||72.9%||Feb 22, 2021|
An idle dungeon management game, where high tier units can create low tier units.
|Free||70.4%||Feb 2, 2023|
|The Survivor After|
Для выживания в постапокалипсисе вам придется сделать многое: строить, искать и мастерить. Переживете ли вы следующий день ?
|0.99||N/A||Jun 5, 2021|
Palladise Island is a easy idle game that is suitable for someone who want to relax or mess around.
|0.99||89.3%||Mar 26, 2021|
"Curiosity killed the cat, but after satisfying it she was resurrected." This game is a visual novel. Features of the game - puzzles and several endings, depending on your choice.
|3.99||N/A||Apr 11, 2021|
|Ghost Cash Collect|
Join the young ghost on his epic adventure to find money!
|1.99||N/A||Apr 15, 2021|