GameCharts     Steam    Natural Selection 2
Month Avg. Players Gain % Gain Peak Players
October 2021 123 -16 -11.51% 271
September 2021 139 -10 -6.71% 294
August 2021 149 -1 -0.67% 309
July 2021 150 12 8.7% 455
June 2021 138 -2 -1.43% 307
May 2021 140 -6 -4.11% 305
April 2021 146 -9 -5.81% 334
March 2021 155 -20 -11.43% 342
February 2021 175 -31 -15.05% 380
January 2021 206 26 14.44% 519
December 2020 180 -17 -8.63% 404
November 2020 197 42 27.1% 432
October 2020 155 -2 -1.27% 334
September 2020 157 -18 -10.29% 349
August 2020 175 -48 -21.52% 341
July 2020 223 30 15.54% 458
June 2020 193 -11 -5.39% 440
May 2020 204 5 2.51% 395
April 2020 199 15 8.15% 422
March 2020 184 -4 -2.13% 417
February 2020 188 --- --- 393

About Natural Selection 2



Natural Selection 2 pits alien against human in an action-packed struggle for survival. Wield devastating weaponry as a Frontiersman marine, or become the xenomorph as a deadly Kharaa lifeform.

Strategy Meets Shooter
Natural Selection 2 is a First Person Shooter and Real Time Stategy game rolled into one! Each team, alien and human, has a Commander. The Commander looks down on the battlefield and issues orders, places structures, collects resources, researches technology, and deploys abilities.



Here are some gameplay examples: A human Commander could drop health packs and ammunition to a trapped marine squad, and deploy sentry guns to help them defend their position. Or an alien Commander could grow a new Hive to spread infestation throughout newly captured territory, allowing more alien eggs to spawn...

Two Unique Sides
Aliens players choose to evolve into one of five lifeforms: The fast, fearsome Skulk can run on walls and del...