The Talos Principle : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

The Talos Principle

The Talos Principle is a game released on Steam on 11 Dec, 2014. The developer of this game is Croteam and the publisher is Devolver Digital, Croteam. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for The Talos Principle comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in The Talos Principle yesterday (May 16, 2024) was 194, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 477. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 3,977, which occurred in July 2015. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, The Talos Principle is currently ranked #1,765 on the Steam platform. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-05-16 194
Last 30 days 477
All Time Past 3,977

Check the current number of players (real-time): Game online player query (real-time) – Steam Tools

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for The Talos Principle is 12.3 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to, the average game time for The Talos Principle is 12.7 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing The Talos Principle. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 12.3 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 12.7 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of The Talos Principle mainly come from the following countries: United States (26.1%), China (10.8%), Russia (7.1%), Canada (5.4%), United Kingdom (4.8%), Germany (4.7%), France (4.2%), Australia (3.2%), Brazil (2.8%), Poland (1.6%), Turkey (1.6%), South Korea (1.6%), Japan (1.5%), Italy (1.4%), Sweden (1.3%), Netherlands (1.2%), Finland (1.1%), Argentina (1.1%), Mexico (1.1%), Spain (0.9%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 26.1%
China 10.8%
Russia 7.1%
Canada 5.4%
United Kingdom 4.8%
Germany 4.7%
France 4.2%
Australia 3.2%
Brazil 2.8%
Poland 1.6%
Turkey 1.6%
South Korea 1.6%
Japan 1.5%
Italy 1.4%
Sweden 1.3%
Netherlands 1.2%
Finland 1.1%
Argentina 1.1%
Mexico 1.1%
Spain 0.9%

User Reviews

The Talos Principle currently has a total of 29,804 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 95. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 28,467 reviews are positive and 1,337 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 85 on You can judge whether The Talos Principle is a good game based on these user reviews. Top Rated Games Ranking - Steam Tools

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 29,804 (A)
Positive Reviews 28,467 (B)
Negative Reviews 1,337
User Ratings 95 (B/A)
Metacritic score 85

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, The Talos Principle may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, The Talos Principle currently has the lowest price in Turkey, which is 52% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is May 17, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $4.49 $4.49
United Kingdom £3.74 $4.74
Germany 4,34€ $4.72
France 4,34€ $4.72
Italy 4,34€ $4.72
Brazil R$ 13,34 $2.6
Turkey $2.24 USD $2.24
Argentina $2.24 USD $2.24
Mexico Mex$ 50.24 $3.01

Number of game owners

According to, the number of players who own The Talos Principle is approximately 2,269,443. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own The Talos Principle is somewhere between 1,000,000 and 2,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose The Talos Principle's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
The Talos Principle 2,269,443 (Gamalytic)
The Talos Principle 1,000,000 - 2,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded The Talos Principle directly on the Steam platform is approximately 1,377,352. The game's total revenue is approximately $13,313,893 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 1,377,352
Total Revenue 13,313,893

Number of followers

The Talos Principle has 178,784 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
The Talos Principle 178,784


The appid of The Talos Principle is 257510. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example:

Game name APPID
The Talos Principle 257510

Supported languages

The Talos Principle supports 13 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, French*, Italian*, German*, Spanish - Spain*, Russian*, Japanese*, Korean*, Polish*, Portuguese - Brazil*, Simplified Chinese*, Traditional Chinese*, Czech
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Spanish - Spain*
Portuguese - Brazil*
Simplified Chinese*
Traditional Chinese*

System Requirements

According to Steam data, The Talos Principle supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • OS *: Windows 7
  • Processor: Dual-core 2.0 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 11 class GPU with 1GB VRAM (nVidia GeForce 480 GTX, AMD Radeon HD 5870)
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c
  • Storage: 5 GB available space

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: OSX version Lion 10.7
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: nVidia GeForce GT 9600M/320M 512MB VRAM, AMD Radeon HD 4670 512MB VRAM (Intel integrated GPUs are not supported!)
  • Storage: 5 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: OSX 10.5.8 and 10.6.3 can run the legacy version of the game, but it is no longer being updated.