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The Top 10 Most Sold PlayStation Games Ever

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The Top 10 Most Sold PlayStation Games Ever

Are you an avid fan of the Sony PlayStation game consoles? If yes, then you definitely would want to know about the top 10 best-selling PlayStation games ever. All of these games have been sold in millions all around the globe.

10. Final Fantasy X – PS2 Platform

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Final Fantasy X was developed and published by the same company, Square, now known as Square Enix. It is the tenth entry in the game series of Final Fantasy. It was originally released for the Sony PlayStation 2 platform, but it is currently being improved for its high-definition version for the Sony PlayStation 3 as well as the Sony PlayStation Vita game consoles. Final Fantasy X gets the 10th place in this list for making $7.95 million in sales.

9. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 – PS3 Platform

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Developer Infinity Ward and publisher Activision announced Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 on the 11th of February, 2009. Its official release worldwide came on the 10th of November, 2009. As the 6th installment to the Call of Duty game series and the sequel to the Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, the game continues with the same storyline. The campaign makes the player assume the role of different characters throughout the single-player game. Having made around $8.52 million in sales, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is definitely one of the most successful games to have ever been released in the PS3 platform.

8. Gran Turismo 2 – PS Platform

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Gran Turismo 2, commonly abbreviated as GT2, is a racing game and a driving simulator developed for the Sony PlayStation platform. Polyphony Digital and Sony Computer Entertainment are the companies responsible for the development and publishing of the game respectively. The game is a sequel to its predecessor, the Gran Turismo. It received great public and critical reviews. Offering more than 650 different car models, makes, and years, the game definitely has the largest collection compared to any other racing game during that time. Gran Turismo 2 made $9.37 million in sales.

7. Final Fantasy VII – PS Platform

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Final Fantasy VII is considered to be the best series in the Final Fantasy video games. This role playing game was developed by Square, now known as Square Enix, as the 7th installment in the series. It was released for the Sony PlayStation platform in 1997. It follows the life of Cloud Strife, the main protagonist of the game. The game is also the first in the series to make use of full 3-dimensional characters. Final Fantasy VII made around 9.72 million in sales.

6. Gran Turismo 4 – PS2 Platform

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More commonly known as GT4, the Gran Turismo 4 game is a racing simulator, which Polyphony Digital developed and Sony Computer Entertainment published. It was specifically created for the PlayStation 2 platform. In the game, players can accumulate points by coming out as winners in the races. The game is also one of the two titles to be offered in the 1080i output in PS2. Players can enjoy driving up to 700 different car makes, models, and years. Gran Turismo 4 has sold 10.56 million copies worldwide.

5. Gran Turismo – PS Platform

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Gran Turismo, more popularly referred to simply as GT, is a racing simulator game that has been designed by Kazunori Yamauchi. It was developed and published specifically by Sony Computer Entertainment way back in 1997 for the first ever PlayStation game console. It took five years for the team to develop it, but once it was released, it became the recipient of great critical and public reviews. Gran Turismo is ranked 5th on this list for making $10.85 million in sales.

4. Grand Theft Auto III – PS2 Platform

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Grand Theft Auto III is an open world action and adventure game brought to the public by Rockstar North (which was then known as DMA Design) and by Rockstar Games. The game is set in the fictional but modern metropolitan city called Liberty City, which was modeled after New York City. It is the first ever 3-dimensional game in the series of Grand Theft Auto. The game was released for the PlayStation 2 platform in October of 2001. Grand Theft Auto III made a total of 11.60 million in sales.

3. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City – PS2 Platform

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Another Grand Theft Auto game makes it to this list. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is an open world action and adventure game developed by UK’s Rockstar North and also published by Rockstar Games. Most of the concept behind the game was derived from the American culture in the 1980’s. It is set in the fictional city of Vice City, which has striking resemblance to Miami. It was released back on the 27th of October, 2002 specifically for the PlayStation 2 console. It is the 2nd 3-dimension game in the franchise of the Grand Theft Auto video games and also the 6th original. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City made $14.20 million in sales.

2. Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec – PS2 Platform

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Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec is a racing type video game. It was the first version of the Gran Turismo series to be ever released for the PlayStation 2 platform. Its objective is simple: the player has to win all of the races and the championships, as well as complete all of the license tests in order to get a score of 100 in the game completion. Released back in 2001, the video game received instant commercial and critical success. It then went on to becoming one of the world’s best ever selling video console games of all time. Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec has made around $14.89 million in sales.

1. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas – PS2 Platform

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There is no doubt that the Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas wins the first spot in this list of the top 10 most sold PlayStation games ever, having made $18.43 million in sales worldwide. The game, which was released on the 26th of October, 2004, is an open world action and adventure video game set in San Andreas, a semi-fictional state in the U.S. It is the Grand Theft Audio video game series’ 3rd 3-dimensional platform and 5th original release.

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