Detention : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data


Detention is a game released on Steam on 12 Jan, 2017. The developer of this game is RedCandleGames and the publisher is RedCandleGames, AGM PLAYISM. 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 Detention comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Detention yesterday (May 16, 2024) was 11, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 21. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 2,325, which occurred in January 2017. 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, Detention is currently ranked #5,812 on the Steam platform. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-05-16 11
Last 30 days 21
All Time Past 2,325

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 Detention is 7.2 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to, the average game time for Detention is 4.1 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 Detention. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 7.2 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 4.1 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Detention mainly come from the following countries: China (41.3%), United States (14.7%), Taiwan (5.8%), United Kingdom (3.2%), Japan (2.8%), South Korea (2.8%), France (2.4%), Canada (2.4%), Australia (2.4%), Germany (2.2%), Russia (2.0%), Hong Kong (1.8%), Turkey (1.6%), Poland (1.2%), Brazil (1.2%), Italy (1.2%), Hungary (1.0%), Argentina (0.8%), Czechia (0.8%), Finland (0.8%). 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
China 41.3%
United States 14.7%
Taiwan 5.8%
United Kingdom 3.2%
Japan 2.8%
South Korea 2.8%
France 2.4%
Canada 2.4%
Australia 2.4%
Germany 2.2%
Russia 2.0%
Hong Kong 1.8%
Turkey 1.6%
Poland 1.2%
Brazil 1.2%
Italy 1.2%
Hungary 1.0%
Argentina 0.8%
Czechia 0.8%
Finland 0.8%

User Reviews

Detention currently has a total of 14,076 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 81. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 11,468 reviews are positive and 2,608 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 83 on You can judge whether Detention is a good game based on these user reviews. Top Rated Games Ranking - Steam Tools

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 14,076 (A)
Positive Reviews 11,468 (B)
Negative Reviews 2,608
User Ratings 81 (B/A)
Metacritic score 83

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, Detention 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, Detention currently has the lowest price in Brazil, which is 64% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is May 17, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $11.99 $11.99
United Kingdom £8.99 $11.39
Germany 11,99€ $13.03
France 11,99€ $13.03
Italy 11,99€ $13.03
Brazil R$ 23,99 $4.68
Turkey $11.99 USD $11.99
Argentina $11.99 USD $11.99
Mexico Mex$ 129.99 $7.8

Number of game owners

According to, the number of players who own Detention is approximately 685,330. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Detention is somewhere between 500,000 and 1,000,000. 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 Detention's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Detention 685,330 (Gamalytic)
Detention 500,000 - 1,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Detention directly on the Steam platform is approximately 382,911. The game's total revenue is approximately $2,434,583 (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 382,911
Total Revenue 2,434,583

Number of followers

Detention has 55,100 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
Detention 55,100


The appid of Detention is 555220. 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
Detention 555220

Supported languages

Detention supports 5 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Language Availability
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Detention supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • OS *: Windows 7/8/10
  • Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo 2.4, AMD Athlon(TM) X2 2.8 Ghz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Geforce 9600 GS, Radeon HD4000
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX compatible

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: OS X 10.9 (64-bit)
  • Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo 2.4, AMD Athlon(TM) X2 2.8 Ghz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Geforce 9600 GS, Radeon HD4000
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Integrated