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Games released in Dec 2008
# Game Release date
Price
Score rank
(Userscore / Metascore)
Owners
Playtime (Median)
Developer(s)
Publisher(s)
1 Grand Theft Auto IV Dec 2, 2008 $19.9919% (63%/90%)4,326,120 ±72,52923:31 (07:38)Rockstar North, Rockstar TorontoRockstar Games
2 Mass Effect Dec 19, 2008 $19.9989% (94%/89%)1,677,593 ±45,28723:41 (11:14)BioWareElectronic Arts
3 SPORE Dec 19, 2008 $19.9967% (88%/84%)1,909,515 ±48,30518:20 (07:04)Maxis™Electronic Arts
4 Prince of Persia Dec 10, 2008 $9.9940% (77%/82%)268,761 ±18,15204:00 (01:01)Ubisoft MontrealUbisoft
5 Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Season 1 Dec 18, 2008 $19.9981% (92%/82%)167,535 ±14,33302:47 (01:30)Telltale GamesTelltale Games
6 Aquaria Dec 15, 2008 $9.9985% (93%/82%)388,886 ±21,83303:28 (00:26)Bit Blot, LLCBit Blot, LLC
7 Defense Grid: The Awakening Dec 8, 2008 $9.9997% (97%/81%)585,892 ±26,79325:46 (05:11)Hidden Path EntertainmentHidden Path Entertainment
8 Europa Universalis: Rome - Gold Edition Dec 18, 2008 $9.9923% (66%/79%)72,716 ±9,44414:03 (02:54)Paradox Development StudioParadox Interactive
9 Crazy Machines 1.5 Dec 12, 2008 $9.99N/A (N/A/78%)5,446 ±2,58400:00 (00:00)Fakt SoftwareViva Media
10 Crazy Machines Dec 12, 2008 $9.9946% (80%/78%)62,145 ±8,73002:24 (00:49)Fakt SoftwareViva Media
11 Need for Speed Undercover Dec 19, 2008 $9.9925% (68%/65%)359,416 ±20,99014:13 (03:27)EA Black BoxElectronic Arts
12 Iron Grip: Warlord Dec 5, 2008 N/A64% (87%/59%)140,627 ±13,13203:16 (00:52)ISOTXISOTX
13 Legendary Dec 1, 2008 $2.9911% (53%/50%)283,176 ±18,63201:45 (00:38)Spark UnlimitedSouthPeak Games
14 Luxor: Quest for the Afterlife Dec 15, 2008 $9.99N/A (N/A)41,964 ±7,17434:47 (09:42)MumboJumboMumboJumbo
15 SPORE Creepy & Cute Parts Pack Dec 19, 2008 $19.9946% (80%)841,199 ±32,09606:06 (01:03)Maxis™Electronic Arts
16 Penguins Arena: Sedna's World Dec 18, 2008 $5.9970% (89%)152,800 ±13,68903:00 (01:55)FrogamesFrogames
Overview

Dec 2008

Games: 16
Average userscore: 80.5%
Average metascore: 76.85%
Average playtime: 12:04
Total copies owned: 11,300,000
Average price: $12.59
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Owners: Estimated number of people owning this game. The number might be way too small for new releases and sometimes way too big for games that had free weekend event recently. Read more on About page.

Playtime: Average hours played in total per person that have actually launched this game since March 2009. This time is calculated for the whole lifetime, not for the particular year.

Average score: Average users and metacritic score for all games with this score assigned.

Average playtime: Average lifetime playtime for all games where this data is available.

Games this year: Self-explaining - number of games released this year. Please note that it also includes software, but doesn't include DLC. Only inculdes games with sales data available.

Total copies owned: Refers to total copies of games released this year acquired by users for the lifetime. Includes copies sold, downloaded for free and given out.

This number might be too small for recently released games or too big for games that had a free weekend in the last couple of months.