August 2015 PlayStation Store Charts: Yu-Gi-Oh!, Rocket League & Until Dawn Are Strong on PS4

September 10, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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Compiling the PlayStation Store sales charts for August 2015, Sony has revealed that Madden NFL 16 was #1 in North America on PlayStation 4, while Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture was #1 on PS4 in Europe.

PlayStation Europe says, “The big winner in August was The Chinese Room‘s acclaimed mystery Everybody’s Gone To The Rapture, racking up one of the highest week-one sales totals of any PS4 digital-only title to date.”

Elsewhere, Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist and (fresh off being free through PlayStation Plus) Rocket League were strong in both regions, with Until Dawn debuting in 4th in NA and 7th in EU. As for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita in Europe, FIFA 15 was #1 on both platforms.

Here’s the full August 2015 PlayStation Store sales charts for North America and Europe, with Europe including last month’s rankings in brackets:

PlayStation 4 Games (North America)

  1. Madden NFL 16
  2. Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist
  3. Rocket League
  4. Until Dawn
  5. Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture
  6. Goat Simulator
  7. Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition
  8. Need for Speed Rivals
  9. Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment
  10. Gauntlet: Slayer Edition
  11. Grand Theft Auto V
  12. Journey
  13. Batman: Arkham Knight
  14. Mega Man Legacy Collection
  15. How to Survive: Storm Warning Edition
  16. The Walking Dead: Season Two
  17. Kung Fury: Street Rage
  18. Grim Fandango Remastered
  19. Outlast
  20. Hotline Miami

PlayStation 4 Games (Europe)

  1. Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture (New)
  2. Rocket League (New)
  3. Battlefield 4 (Re-entry)
  4. Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist (New)
  5. Goat Simulator (New)
  6. FIFA 15 (11)
  7. Until Dawn (New)
  8. Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment (New)
  9. Minecraft (3)
  10. Zombi (New)
  11. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition (RE)
  12. Payday 2: Crimewave Edition (New)
  13. EA Sports UFC (RE)
  14. Journey (1)
  15. Life is Strange (5)
  16. Mortal Kombat X (14)
  17. PES 2015 Pro Evolution Soccer (RE)
  18. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (RE)
  19. Destiny (RE)
  20. Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag (RE)

PlayStation 3 Games (North America)

  1. Goat Simulator
  2. Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition
  3. Beyond: Two Souls
  4. Resident Evil 6
  5. Madden NFL 16
  6. Need for Speed Rivals
  7. Resident Evil 4
  8. The Last Of Us
  9. Okami HD
  10. Grand Theft Auto V

PlayStation 3 Games (Europe)

  1. FIFA 15 (9)
  2. FIFA Street (RE)
  3. Minecraft (1)
  4. Battlefield 4 (4)
  5. Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars (2)
  6. Goat Simulator (New)
  7. Just Cause 2 (RE)
  8. Hitman: Absolution (RE)
  9. PES 2015 Pro Evolution Soccer (RE)
  10. Mass Effect Trilogy (RE)

PlayStation Vita Games (North America)

  1. Sword Art Online -Hollow Fragment-
  2. Resident Evil Revelations 2
  3. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition
  4. Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair
  5. Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc
  6. Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited
  7. Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath HD
  8. Grim Fandango Remastered
  9. Rogue Legacy
  10. Hotline Miami

PlayStation Vita Games (Europe)

  1. FIFA 15 (4)
  2. WRC 4 FIA World Rally Championship (New)
  3. Uncharted: Golden Abyss (8)
  4. Assassin’s Creed III Liberation (RE)
  5. Resident Evil Revelations 2 (New)
  6. Minecraft (1)
  7. Killzone Mercenary (9)
  8. Asphalt Injection (RE)
  9. Unit 13 (12)
  10. Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate (RE)

PlayStation Classics (North America)

  1. Final Fantasy VII
  2. Final Fantasy IX
  3. Parasite Eve
  4. Parasite Eve II
  5. Mega Man 8
  6. Final Fantasy VIII
  7. Vagrant Story
  8. Chrono Trigger
  9. Legend of Mana
  10. Chrono Cross

PlayStation Classics (Europe)

  1. Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped (1)
  2. Crash Bandicoot (3)
  3. Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (4)
  4. CTR: Crash Team Racing (6)
  5. Metal Gear Solid (5)
  6. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (8)
  7. Final Fantasy VII (9)
  8. Spyro The Dragon Trilogy (RE)
  9. LEGO Star Wars II (RE)
  10. Final Fantasy IX (RE)

Do you think Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be at #1 on PS4 and PS3 this month?

[Source: PS Blog (1), (2)]