How often do games succeed on Steam?

Data sourced from SteamSpy and SteamCharts

Free games and Free to Play games are excluded from this set

Most Steam apps have multiple genres

Games are plotted by the date that player data is first available on SteamCharts

Non-gaming genres removed from this set: Accounting, Animation & Modeling, Audio Production, Design & Illustration, Documentary, Education, Game Development, Movie, Photo Editing, Software Training, Utilities, Video Production, Sexual Content, Nudity, and Web Publishing