Tag created in June 2017
Western's popularity amongst developers
This graph shows games released over the years with the Western tag and the percentage they represent. The releases count conveys the quantity of games published on Steam each year. It usually follows the increasing amount of Steam games released.
The percentage gives a better estimate of the tag's trend. It shows if the Western 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 Western game tag peaked in 2022 with 52 games released. The popularity of the tag is in a range between 0.15% in 2010 and 0.02% in 2019.
Keep in mind that the current year is not over, so the number of games released will still increase. But the percentage is usually a good estimate.
Western's popularity amongst players
This graph displays the reviews for games associated with the Western 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 Western tag games.
A typical game associated with this tag collected on average between 10 (2010) and 1388 (2020) reviews. Keep in mind that it is the average and not the median, meaning it is heavily influenced by extreme values, like a very successful game with this tag.
The reviews per game as a percentage of the average show that games in the Western tag received between 18% (2012) and 367% (2023) reviews compared to other tags.
Price of games tagged with Western
This graph displays the evolution of the Western 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 2019 at 19.99$, and bottomed in 2021 at 3.99$. The percentage of free to play peaked in 2020 at 10%, and bottomed in 2021 at 3%.
Positive reviews ratio for Western, per language
This graph shows an aggregated Steam rating for the whole Western 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 Western is 93% for the Portuguese - Brazil language, and the lowest is 77% for the Japanese language.
When life robs Colton White of all that matters, the only thing left he can trust is his GUN. From award-winning developer, Neversoft, and accomplished screenwriter, Randall Jahnson (The Mask of Zorro, The Doors), GUN follows Colton on his quest for discovery as he seeks to exact vengeful justice on those who have wronged him.
|19.99||91.3%||Oct 13, 2006|
|Call of Juarez|
Call of Juarez is an epic adventure western themed FPS game. The player alternately assumes the roles of two distinct, antagonistic characters: a sneaking fugitive Billy and his hunter the reverend Ray.
|9.99||81.7%||Nov 8, 2007|
|Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood|
THE OLD WEST, 1864. In order to save their family, the McCall brothers will kill anyone who stands between them and the legendary Gold of Juarez.
|9.99||85.8%||Jul 2, 2009|
|Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West|
Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West is a third-person shooter that delivers an intense team-based multiplayer experience. Relive the violent era of the Wild West with adrenaline-fueled action and fast-paced gunfights. Engage in gritty battles in beautifully rendered classic Western settings.
|9.99||71.1%||Apr 8, 2010|
|Call of Juarez: Gunslinger|
From the dust of a gold mine to the dirt of a saloon, Call of Juarez® Gunslinger is a real homage to the Wild West tales. Live the epic and violent journey of a ruthless bounty hunter on the trail of the West’s most notorious outlaws.
|14.99||95.1%||May 22, 2013|
Secret Ponchos is a highly competitive PvP fighting game set in a stylish Spaghetti Western universe. The unique, fast-paced gameplay in 3v3 battles creates an environment where PvP skills will be put to the test every match.
|14.99||73.8%||Oct 13, 2015|
|Westerado: Double Barreled|
Westerado: Double Barreled. When your family is murdered by a mysterious desperado, you set out into the world to take revenge. Take control of your own fate and that of others, all using your trusty shooting iron.
|14.99||92.4%||Apr 16, 2015|
When a tragic turn of events sets one man down a path of supernatural chaos and revenge, he must brutally hunt down all those who wronged him. Fight and survive through 8 unique story-based scenarios, and try your hand at 40 individually designed turn-based combat missions
|19.99||76.3%||Nov 18, 2015|
One-hit kill die-retry murderballet. Left for dead by a colorful band of bandits: you will chain killing sprees to exact revenge on the treacherous Mr. Black Wolf. Improvise your kills with utterly everything you can get your hands on: from carrots to plasma guns.
|19.99||89.5%||Mar 12, 2021|
|Weird West: Definitive Edition|
Survive and unveil the mysteries of the Weird West through the intertwined destinies of its unusual heroes in an Action RPG from the co-creators of Dishonored and Prey.
|39.99||77.4%||Mar 31, 2022|
Pass the Sheriff Exam and enjoy a fantastic Wild West fps game in VR. Shoot your way through the selection process and become the next Sheriff! This is a challenging arcade game for testing shooting skills and your brain with different puzzles and memory games. Be precise and play smart!
|7.99||64.3%||May 17, 2021|
|Retro Classix: Express Raider|
Robbing banks, shootouts on horse-back, and roof-top fights, Express Raider will put your reflexes and speed to the test as you work to beat each level in the allotted time. Dust off your boots bandit, it’s time to earn a living.
|6.99||N/A||Mar 2, 2021|
|I'm a cowboy: Western Shooter|
I'm a cowboy: Western Shooter is a dynamic Top-Down Shooter with roguelike elements. Grab your revolver, spur your horse and prove to all the thugs that you are the best shooter in the entire Wild West!
|0.99||75%||Jun 2, 2023|
|Wild West Gringos|
Classic Western Shootout Duel - One-on-One. Polish your boots, clean your revolver, and hit the road. It's almost High Noon ... and losing is not an option.
|3.99||N/A||Apr 7, 2022|
|Fastest Hands In The WASD|
A Wild West themed incremental/clicker game, but this time you type WASD to shoot. Utilize and customize the various weapons to find a combo that works for you, or use the Showdown and Training modes to benchmark how fast you can type WASD.
|2.99||90%||Oct 18, 2021|
A humorous but challenging retro arcade point-and-shoot with a bizarre story set in the old Wild West. Take out wacky foes and eccentric bosses to become the best shooter in Baffoland.
|5.99||N/A||Oct 16, 2020|
Based on a true story, Western Press is the most historically accurate frontier dueling game available for PC and Mac. Probably. Up to 16 players (or bots) compete in a tournament of 1v1 sprints to press a random string of ten buttons the fastest.
|4.99||76.4%||Apr 21, 2016|
Virtuous Western is a strategy game located in the old west, where our protagonist must eliminate all enemies in the area, using a limited amount of bullets to recover your stolen horse.
|1.99||92.9%||Jun 17, 2021|
|Hard West 2|
Hard West 2 is a journey to the heart of darkness in the American West. Take control of a supernatural posse and catch the mysterious Ghost Train. Outsmart, outcheat and outgun your enemies in this turn-based tactics game set in a Wild West world where nothing is as it seems.
|29.99||78.9%||Aug 4, 2022|
Mad Bullets, the wackiest shooter is here to put your reflexes and laughing muscles to an intensive test. You can forget about boring stories, complicated controls and irritating tutorials, and jump right into a mind blowing, high-speed action.
|14.99||93.3%||Jun 10, 2016|
|The Last Dance Saloon|
The Last Dance Saloon is a VR/PC rhythm shooter. Fight off bounty hunters with your trusty revolvers as you groove to the rhythm of the universe.
|1.99||N/A||Jan 24, 2022|
DuelVox - a first-person shooter in the western style. Defeat all the cowboys and become the best shooter in the wild west!
|4.99||85%||Jul 27, 2020|
Survive the wilderness, build a home, raise a family, and expand your territory. Gain power as President, deliver justice as Sheriff, fight for your tribe as Chief, or show some southern hospitality as Governor. Begin your new life in 19th century America.
|19.99||49.6%||Jun 25, 2020|
Five-Finger Gunslinger is a third-person online arena-battle game where players compete against their friends to become the most popular kid in the west.
|Free||69.2%||Sep 1, 2020|
|Ritual: Crown of Horns|
Ritual: Crown of Horns is a violent, horde mode, top-down fast-paced action game set in an alternate Wild West, an absurd, acid-fueled vision of hellish frontier.
|19.99||64.7%||Nov 7, 2019|