This supermarket management simulator being tested is an unexpected success

Coming out of nowhere,'Supermarket Simulator' has become a phenomenon on Steam. What's special about it? Well, the unusual management experience created by the guys from Nokta Games It shows that it is possible to have fun while taking on this unexpected role, which fortunately has little to do with running a real business anywhere.

The supermarket simulator

The planning of the strategic actions of our alter ego will go through manage your own establishment, going through all phases of customer service. This means that you are in charge of setting up the store, organizing the shelves with different types of products, managing deliveries and the passage of customers through the checkouts. With all of the above, it is easy to interpret that the proposal does not stand out in any specific element, but it is proving to be a complete success.

Supermarket SimulatorNokta Games

The title of the unknown Nokta Gameshas entered Steam Early Access showing potential to become a phenomenon among PC users. Since its release in Early Access on February 20, 2024, it has already surpassed 10 thousand reviews of published users, of which 94% register favorable opinions. According to the data published in SteamDB, the video game has a rising average of more than 35 thousand daily players, with peaks that exceed 40 thousand during the weekends. Most of the comments provided by enthusiastic players of 'Supermarket Simulator' rate very positively a simple and direct approach that is capable of successfully deploying addictive game cycles.

It's a hit on Steam

Despite the premature success, the simulator does not escape criticism either and there is not a minority of players who point out the way forward for the developers, arguing that it can be a bit repetitive and that the actions for our alter ego are too limited after the Employee recruitment. To make the changes and add the elements they consider pertinent, the creators of the format anticipate that among their plans is an anticipated period that will not be less than a year, a time that they intend to use to make improvements based on user comments. In fact, anyone who wants to try the game without paying can download its free prologue on Steam. Furthermore, the simulator is quite light in its system requirements.

Early Access Minimum Requirements: OS: Windows (64-bit) 10; Processor: i5 3550 / RYZEN 5 2500X; Memory: 4 GB RAM; Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 1050 / AMD R9 270X; DirectX: Version 11; Storage: 5 GB available space.

Early Access Recommended Requirements: OS: Windows (64-bit) 10; Processor: i5 7600K / Ryzen 5 2600x; Memory: 8 GB RAM; Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 1060 / AMD RX 480; DirectX: Version 11; Storage: 5 GB available space.