Untitled Goose Game tops the charts of Nintendo's eShop

Untitled Goose Game
Untitled Goose Game (Image credit: iMore)

What you need to know

  • Untitled Goose Game is currently the number one game in Nintendo's eShop.
  • The game is seemingly more popular than Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening.
  • You can get Untitled Goose Game from the Nintendo eShop for $20.

There's no game out right now that's being talked about more than Untitled Goose Game. Not only has the title earned glowing reviews, but it has spawned a world of memes, bringing the internet together like no other waterfowl in history.

Just how popular is Untitled Goose Game? Well, it's currently the top-selling title in Nintendo's eShop, besting games like The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening and Minecraft. Clearly, people get a kick out of seeing a mischievous goose wreak havoc.

So many of today's games task players with becoming the hero and saving the world. Untitled Goose Game turns the tables and puts players in control of a belligerent goose. The goal is to then cause as much trouble as possible.

Apparently, Untitled Goose Game started out as a joke, making its rise even more impressive. The premise sounds honking absurd: How can this game actually be fun? Against all odds, developers House House have executed an endlessly charming game, and gamers are responding in kind with their wallets.

The game's popularity could see it eventually come to even more platforms in the future, including Xbox, PS4, and mobile. Untitled Goose Game is currently available for PC, Mac, and Nintendo Switch for $20.

Brandon Russell