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Your Kongregate Year In Review 2023

As the year draws to a close, we're thrilled to offer our players a special gift—a retrospective of our gaming adventures on Kongregate.com. Join us as we celebrate the top titles and share some delightful stats.

Top Games

The top most-played games on Kongregate.com this year are:

  1. Firestone Idle RPG
    Firestone is an Idle RPG set in the fantasy world of Alandria, where Undead and Orc forces have gathered for the first time in millennia to bring chaos and disorder to the realm.
  2. Animation Throwdown
    Animation Throwdown is a collectible card game featuring characters from popular TV shows including Family Guy, Bob's Burgers, Futurama, American Dad, and King of the Hill. Collect cards and optimize your deck to defeat your opponents and engage in a digital showdown!
  3. NGU Idle
    Everyone likes numbers that go up! NGU Idle is an incremental idle game with an RPG system, a quirky story, and snarky puns. 
  4. Bit Heroes Quest
    Bit Heroes Quest is a retro dungeon-crawling MMO with PvP, Pets, Guilds, and more!
  5. Mergest Kingdom
    Enter a fairytale world in Mergest Kingdom! Merge objects, embark on quests, design your island, and shape your magical realm.
  6. Retro Bowl
    Seize your moment as the armchair quarterback! Manage rosters, handle egos, and call the shots on the field. 
  7. Raid Heroes: Total War
    The threat looms over the kingdom again... Appearing on the borders is the army of the Dark Lord, which means the war will be truly total. Choose a hero, explore, and battle in Raid Heroes: Total War!
  8. Crush Crush
    Dive into the world of flirty fun! Win hearts, build stats, and create memorable dates in this idle dating sim.
  9. Spellstone
    Spellstone is a fantasy card game with beautiful hand-drawn art and rich lore! Collect hundreds of striking cards to battle through a compelling story to unravel the mystery of the Void.
  10. Idling To Rule The Gods
    Create your universe by doing almost nothing. Achieve divine power with strategy, resource management, and of course idling. 

More Fun Stats

Our Kongpanion Theodore was the most earned Kongpanion of 2023.

The most common badge earned this year was the Common Bit Battler from Bit Heroes Quest.

The top 3 game genres were Action, Shooter, and Puzzle games.




The longest gameplay on Kongregate.com this year was over 24 hours - a full day of gaming! Was it you?  

Thank you to everyone who contributed by playing and developing our favorite games this year. You’ve made Kongregate.com a vibrant gaming community. Here's to more adventures in the coming year!