January 2017 PlayStation Store Charts: ARK Repeats at #1, Resident Evil 7 Opens in 2nd

February 7, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

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Released in early December, ARK: Survival Evolved was the #1 PlayStation 4 game in North America and Europe for a second straight month, Sony has revealed.

As for some of January’s new games, Resident Evil 7 opened in 2nd in North America and 10th in Europe, while Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue debuted in 12th in North America but didn’t chart in Europe. Gravity Rush 2, Tales of Berseria, Digimon World: Next Order, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Future Tone, and Yakuza 0 all failed to crack the top 20 in both North America and Europe.

Here’s the most downloaded PlayStation games of January 2017 through the PlayStation Store in North America, as well as the best selling PlayStation games of January 2017 through the PlayStation Store in Europe (European charts also show last month’s rankings):

PlayStation 4 Games

North America

  1. ARK: Survivor’s Pack
  2. Resident Evil 7 biohazard
  3. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
  4. Battlefield 1
  5. Grand Theft Auto V
  6. Rocket League
  7. Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition
  8. The Order: 1886
  9. Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition
  10. PayDay 2: Crimewave Edition
  11. Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition
  12. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue
  13. Watch Dogs 2
  14. Titanfall 2
  15. Stardew Valley
  16. Madden NFL 17
  17. Overwatch: Origins Edition
  18. Monopoly Plus
  19. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
  20. Knack

Europe

  1. ARK: Survival Evolved (1)
  2. Rocket League (5)
  3. Grand Theft Auto V (3)
  4. Battlefield 1 (2)
  5. Mortal Kombat X (Re-entry)
  6. FIFA 17 (4)
  7. EA Sports UFC 2 (15)
  8. Battlefield 4 (RE)
  9. Star Wars Battlefront (RE)
  10. Resident Evil 7 Biohazard (New)
  11. Minecraft (12)
  12. Need for Speed (RE)
  13. Ratchet & Clank (RE)
  14. Need for Speed Rivals (RE)
  15. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (RE)
  16. Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition (RE)
  17. Dying Light (RE)
  18. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege (14)
  19. Overwatch (RE)
  20. Mirror’s Edge Catalyst (RE)

PlayStation VR Games

North America

  1. Job Simulator
  2. Fruit Ninja VR
  3. I Expect You To Die
  4. Kygo ‘Carry Me’ VR Experience
  5. Batman: Arkham VR
  6. PlayStation VR Worlds
  7. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
  8. Until Dawn: Rush of Blood
  9. Lethal VR
  10. Here They Lie

Europe

  1. Batman: Arkham VR (2)
  2. PlayStation VR Worlds (1)
  3. Job Simulator (4)
  4. Robinson: The Journey (New)
  5. Until Dawn: Rush of Blood (5)
  6. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (RE)
  7. The Brookhaven Experiment (New)
  8. Driveclub VR (3)
  9. Sports Bar VR (8)
  10. Pinball FX2 VR (New)

PlayStation 3 Games

North America

  1. Devil May Cry HD Collection
  2. Shadow of the Colossus
  3. Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare
  4. Battlefield 4
  5. Watch Dogs
  6. Street Fighter x Tekken
  7. Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition
  8. Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions
  9. Sniper Ghost Warrior 2
  10. Resident Evil Revelations

Europe

  1. Grand Theft Auto V (2)
  2. FIFA 17 (1)
  3. Battlefield 4 (4)
  4. Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (5)
  5. Assassin’s Creed Rogue (RE)
  6. Need for Speed Rivals (7)
  7. WRC 5 FIA World Rally Championship (10)
  8. Dragon Ball Xenoverse (9)
  9. Goat Simulator (6)
  10. Minecraft (3)

PlayStation Vita Games

North America

  1. MegaTagmension Blanc + Neptune VS Zombies
  2. Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom
  3. Street Fighter x Tekken
  4. Borderlands 2
  5. Child of Light
  6. Tetris Ultimate
  7. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition
  8. Adventures of Mana
  9. Jak and Daxter Collection
  10. Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition

Europe

  1. Persona 4 Golden (1)
  2. Uncharted: Golden Abyss (6)
  3. WRC 5 FIA World Rally Championship (8)
  4. Darkest Dungeon (New)
  5. Assassin’s Creed Chronicles – Trilogy (5)
  6. Hotline Miami (7)
  7. Resident Evil Revelations 2 (RE)
  8. Ratchet & Clank 3 (RE)
  9. Minecraft (2)
  10. Gravity Rush (RE)

PlayStation Classics

North America

  1. Dark Cloud 2
  2. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
  3. Rogue Galaxy
  4. Psychonauts
  5. Star Wars Bounty Hunter
  6. Bully
  7. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy
  8. The Warriors
  9. Twisted Metal: Black
  10. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

Europe

  1. Crash Bandicoot (1)
  2. Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped (2)
  3. Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (3)
  4. CTR: Crash Team Racing (4)
  5. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (5)
  6. Spyro The Dragon Trilogy (6)
  7. Canis Canem Edit (10)
  8. Final Fantasy VIII (8)
  9. Final Fantasy IX (9)
  10. Disney Pixar Toy Story 2 (RE)

The #1 piece of DLC in North America was Infinite Warfare’s Sabotage, while Rocket League’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Car Pack was #1 in Europe.

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

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