Video games were a hot topic on Twitter in 2019, with the social network revealing that more than 1.2 billion gaming-related tweets were shared last year. Twitter said this was a year-over-year increase of almost 20%.

Fate/Grand Order was the most-tweeted-about video game in 2019, followed by Fortnite and Final Fantasy.

Overall, Japan tweeted the most about gaming in 2019, followed by the U.S. and South Korea.

Twitter

The 10 most-tweeted-about games in 2019 were:

  1. Fate/Grand Order
  2. Fortnite
  3. Final Fantasy
  4. Identity V
  5. Granblue Fantasy
  6. Ensemble Stars
  7. Monster Strike
  8. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
  9. Minecraft
  10. Super Smash Bros.
Twitter

The most-tweeted-about esports teams last year were:

  1. FaZe Clan
  2. G2 Esports
  3. Cloud9
  4. Fnatic
  5. 100Thieves
  6. Team Liquid
  7. Team SoloMid
  8. Flamengo
  9. MAD Lions (Formerly Splyce)
  10. OpTic Gaming
Twitter

In 2019, the countries that tweeted about games the most were:

  1. Japan
  2. U.S.
  3. South Korea
  4. Thailand
  5. Brazil
  6. France
  7. U.K.
  8. Indonesia
  9. Spain
  10. Philippines
Twitter

The most-discussed gaming events in 2019 were:

  1. E3 2019
  2. Tokyo Game Show 2019
  3. The Game Awards 2019
  4. Paris Games Week
  5. FGO Fest
  6. Gamescom 2019
  7. BlizzCon 2019
  8. TwitchCon 2019
  9. Tokaigi Game Party Tokyo 2019
  10. PAX East 2019
Twitter

Meanwhile, these were the most-talked-about esports events last year:

  1. LoL Worlds 2019
  2. EVO 2019
  3. Fortnite World Cup 2019
  4. The International 2019
  5. The Overwatch League 2019 Finals
  6. IEM Katowice CS:GO Major
  7. Call of Duty World Championship
  8. LoL MSI 2019
  9. CWL Anaheim
  10. CWL Miami
Twitter

Finally, the most tweeted about gaming personalities in 2019 were:

  1. Ninja (@ninja)
  2. ElRubius (@Rubiu5)
  3. Jacksepticeye (@Jack_Septic_Eye)
  4. Tfue (@TTfue)
  5. CourageJD (@CouRageJD)
  6. Nadeshot (@Nadeshot)
  7. Pokimane (@pokimanelol)
  8. TimTheTatman (@timthetatman)
  9. Dr Lupo (@DrLupo)
  10. Dr. Disrespect (@drdisrepsect)