Among Us, Chadwick Boseman Among Google’s Top Trending Searches of 2020
Google has released its annual list of global trending searches and it perfectly encapsulates the biggest moments of the year we can’t wait to put behind us.Among some of the top searches were Chadwick Boseman, Among Us, and Tiger King.It’s worth noting that Google compiled these lists based on the biggest year-over-year searches, or spikes, for each specific term. Put simply, these aren’t necessarily the most-searched terms of the year, just the most popular as compared to last year.
Gaming saw a big increase in 2020 as many needed to shelter-in-place, with record-breaking spending at the beginning of the year. Topping Google’s list of top trending searches for gaming globally were Among Us and Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout, which both saw incredible popularity due to their accessibility and multiplayer nature. Valorant, Genshin Impact, and The Last of Us Part 2 also populated the list.