The PlayStation Store has released its sales charts for 2017, with football sim Fifa 18 taking the top spot. We are well into the first week of 2018 and what looks to be a stellar year of gaming on PlayStation 4. And as we begin to look forward to some exciting upcoming titles, it’s also worth to take a look back at the best performers of the past year. 2017 was no slouch, with tons of new titles and PS4 exclusives arriving on the platform throughout the year.
2017 PlayStation Store Sales Charts Released
From PS4 games and PlayStation VR titles, to DLC downloads and PS Vita games, the lists are packed with obvious entries as well as a few surprises. As mentioned above, Fifa 18 took top spot in 2017, followed closely by Call of Duty WWII in second place. Another soccer themed game, Psyonix’s racing/ football title Rocket League, came in third. Completing the top 5 were GTA V and Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy.
Meanwhile, on PS VR the top contenders were Batman Arkham VR and Superhot in first and second respectively. In addition, the store also released the DLC content best-selling list as well.
The top downloads there had a war theme to them with the Call of Duty Black Ops III – Zombies Chronicles DLC in first place. In second place was the Battlefield 1 – Premium Pass DLC. Finally, rounding up the top 3 DLC’s was Rocket League again, this time with the Rocket League – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Car Pack.
Without further ado, check out the PS Store’s top selling games of 2017 as supplied by the EU PlayStation Blog:
Best-Selling PS4 Games on the PlayStation Store
- FIFA 2018
- Call of Duty WWII
- Rocket League
- GTA V
- Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy
- Horizon Zero Dawn
- ARK: Survival Evolved
- FIFA 2017
- EA Sports UFC 2
- Rainbow Six Siege
- Destiny 2
- Battlefield 1
- Star Wars Battlefront
- The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
- Ghost Recon Wildlands
- Gran Turismo Sport
- Star Wars Battlefront 2
- Battlefield 4
- Assassin’s Creed Origins
Top 10 PS VR Games 2017
The PlayStation VR platform is shaping up for a fantastic year in 2018, so much so we think Sony has ramped up its support for the platform. In addition there are lots of PS VR games coming in 2018 that have already been announced. You can check those out by following the links. In the meantime here are the top selling PS VR games on the PS Store in 2017:
- Batman Arkham VR
- Job Simulator
- PlayStation VR Worlds
- Until Dawn: Rush of Blood
- Robinson: The Journey
- Keep Talking & Nobody Explodes
- Driveclub VR
- Sports Bar
- Arizona Sunshine
- Call of Duty Black Ops III – Zombies Chronicles
- Battlefield 1 – Premium Pass
- Rocket League – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Car Pack
- Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege – Year 2 Pass
- Horizon Zero Dawn – The Frozen Wilds
- Persona 4 Golden
- Assassin’s Creed III Liberation
- God of War Collection
- Killzone Mercenary
As we shift our attention to PS4 games in 2018, it will be interesting to see which of the several upcoming PS4 and PS VR Games will be topping the charts at the end of it. To view the above lists in full, click here, or go here for more PS4 News and updates.
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