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Most Popular and Bestselling PlayStation Games Ever

by Fahad Saleem

PlayStation is one of the most popular gaming consoles in the world. As of 2015, over 30 million people in the world had PS4 consoles. As of April 2016, the PlayStation entertainment network had 110 million users. In this article we will talk about the bestselling and most popular PlayStation games ever.

Gran Turismo

Gran Turismo is the top bestselling PlayStation game ever. The racing game was originally launched in 1997. Since then, over 76 million copies of GT have been shipped. The game is extremely popular amongst car racing game enthusiasts.  GT features all the famous cars in the world, and the emulation of the automobile is perfect.


Minecraft is the second bestselling game in the world. It is a simple resource gathering and survival game. But it took over the gaming world in terms of popularity and addictiveness. Over 121 million copies of Minecraft have been sold across different gaming platforms. As of March 2017, the latest version of Minecraft for PlayStation 4 was shipped for over 4.5 million customers.

Grand Theft Auto 5

Grand Theft Auto 5 is the third bestselling PlayStation game in the world. Overall, over 70 million copies of GTA 5 have been shipped since it launched. According to some estimates, over 1.3 million GTA 2 copies have been sold to PS users. Just imagine the scale of the popularity of the GTA game if we take into account all the models and iterations of the game and console.

Final Fantasy 7

Final Fantasy 7 was a huge success all over the world. Since its launch, FF7 has been shipped to over 9.72 million users. The game was released by Square Enix in 1997.

Crash Bandicoot

Crash Bandicoot is an original PlayStation game that was a super hit. Over 6.82 million copies of the original version of Crash Bandicoot have been shipped, while 7.13 million copies of Crash Bandicoot 3 have been sold. Crash Bandicoot is now a company, which has a total of 18 games, and over 50 million copies worldwide of them have been sold. Crash Bandicoot is a pretty straightforward and fun game in which a cute animal has to escape from an evil, selfish professor who wants to use him for an experiment.

Metal Gear Solid

Metal Gear Solid is one of the most popular games on PlayStation console. Over 26 million copies of Metal Gear Solid have been shipped to date if we take into account all the iterations of the game.

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