According to the latest study released by market research agency ExpressVPN, players are increasingly fond of retro games. In this trend, game makers have also been releasing remakes of classic games in recent years according to player demand.
The report that 79% of gamers said they had recently played retro games. These “retro” games grew up with the X generation (people born between 1964 and 1980) and millennials (people born in the 1980s and 1990s), so it is not surprising that they attract the attention of gamers in this age group.
What is slightly surprising is that Generation Z (those born between 1995-2009) also enjoys games made in the 80s and 90s. The reason for playing these retro games was “nostalgia” according to 38% of respondents.
According to the survey report, the five most popular games are Super Mario, Tetris, Pac-Man, Super Mario Kart and The Legend of Zelda.