January 2016 PlayStation Store Charts: Rocket League, Minecraft #1 on PS4

February 12, 2016Written by Jason Dunning

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January 2016 was a great month for Rocket League. Not only did it top the PlayStation 4 download chart in Europe, but it was also the best-selling game overall on the PlayStation Store “by some margin,” Sony revealed.

In North America, Minecraft was 1st on both PS4 and PlayStation 3, while Rocket League settled for 2nd on PS4.

Looking at some new PS4 releases, The Witness debuted at #8 in North America and #19 in Europe, with Resident Evil 0 at #11 in North America and #10 in Europe.

Here’s the best-selling paid PlayStation games and DLC of January 2016 through the PlayStation Stores in North America and Europe (Europe includes last month’s rankings in brackets):

PlayStation 4 Games (North America)

  1. Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition
  2. Rocket League
  3. Grand Theft Auto V
  4. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  5. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
  6. inFamous Second Son
  7. Dragon Age: Inquisition
  8. The Witness
  9. Far Cry 4
  10. Rainbow Six Siege
  11. Resident Evil 0
  12. Fallout 4
  13. NBA 2K16
  14. Need for Speed Rivals
  15. Outlast
  16. Metro Redux
  17. Star Wars Battlefront
  18. Project CARS
  19. Bloodborne
  20. Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition

PlayStation 4 Games (Europe)

  1. Rocket League (5)
  2. Star Wars Battlefront (1)
  3. Need for Speed (2)
  4. FIFA 16 (3)
  5. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (5)
  6. Far Cry 4 (RE)
  7. Minecraft (15)
  8. Grand Theft Auto V (6)
  9. Bloodborne (RE)
  10. Resident Evil 0 (New)
  11. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition (18)
  12. Worms Battlegrounds (RE)
  13. Battlefield 4 (12)
  14. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (8)
  15. Destiny: The Taken King (7)
  16. Rainbow Six Siege (13)
  17. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (10)
  18. Mortal Kombat X (RE)
  19. The Witness (New)
  20. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (RE)

PlayStation 3 Games (North America)

  1. Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  3. Mass Effect Trilogy
  4. Need for Speed Rivals
  5. Devil May Cry HD Collection
  6. Grand Theft Auto V
  7. Resident Evil 0
  8. Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection
  9. Dragon Age: Inquisition
  10. Mortal Kombat

PlayStation 3 Games (Europe)

  1. FIFA 16 (1)
  2. Battlefield 4 (4)
  3. Minecraft (3)
  4. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (2)
  5. Just Cause 2 (RE)
  6. Goat Simulator (RE)
  7. Tomb Raider (RE)
  8. Assassin’s Creed Rogue (RE)
  9. Mortal Kombat (RE)
  10. Grand Theft Auto V (10)

PlayStation Vita Games (North America)

  1. Persona 4 Golden
  2. Bastion
  3. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition
  4. Tearaway
  5. Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair
  6. Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc
  7. Terraria
  8. Steins;Gate
  9. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster
  10. Don’t Starve: Giant Edition

PlayStation Vita/PlayStation Portable Games (Europe)

  1. Assassin’s Creed III Liberation (RE)
  2. Mortal Kombat (4)
  3. Minecraft (3)
  4. Rayman Origins (5)
  5. Street Fighter X Tekken (9)
  6. Persona 4 Golden (RE)
  7. Sword Art Online: Lost Song (RE)
  8. Hotline Miami (RE)
  9. Dead Nation (RE)
  10. WRC 5 FIA World Rally Championship (RE)

PlayStation Classics (North America)

  1. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
  2. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy
  3. Dark Cloud 2
  4. Final Fantasy VII
  5. Xenogears
  6. Parasite Eve
  7. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
  8. Suikoden
  9. Star Wars Bounty Hunter
  10. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

PlayStation Classics (Europe)

  1. Crash Bandicoot (1)
  2. Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped (2)
  3. Final Fantasy IX (8)
  4. Final Fantasy VII (9)
  5. Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (3)
  6. Final Fantasy VIII (9)
  7. CTR: Crash Team Racing (4)
  8. Spyro The Dragon Trilogy (6)
  9. Parasite Eve II (RE)
  10. Final Fantasy VI (RE)

PS4 DLC (North America)

  1. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – Season Pass
  2. The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited – ESO Plus
  3. Bloodborne The Old Hunters
  4. Destiny: The Taken King
  5. Rocket League – Chaos Run DLC Pack
  6. Rocket League – Back to the Future Car Pack
  7. Batman: Arkham Knight Season of Infamy: Most Wanted Expansion
  8. Star Wars Battlefront Season Pass
  9. Rocket League – Supersonic Fury
  10. Mortal Kombat X Goro

All DLC (Europe)

  1. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – Season Pass (1)
  2. Bloodborne The Old Hunters (2)
  3. The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited -ESO Plus (4)
  4. Rocket League – Back to the Future Car Pack (5)
  5. Rocket League – Chaos Run DLC Pack (2)
  6. Rocket League – Supersonic Fury DLC Pack (7)
  7. DriveClub Bikes (12)
  8. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Hearts of Stone (8)
  9. Rocket League – Revenge of the Battle-Cars DLC Pack (10)
  10. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege – Safari Bundle (New)

What do you think the top PS4 game of February 2016 will be?

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