April 2017 PlayStation Store Charts: Persona 5 1st in North America, 13th in Europe

May 5, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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Persona 5 was the #1 most-downloaded PlayStation 4 game of April 2017 in North America, Sony has revealed. In Europe though, it opened in 13th, with FIFA 17 taking top spot on PS4.

Last month’s top PS4 titles all suffered drops in North America, with Ghost Recon Wildlands going from 1st to 9th, Horizon Zero Dawn going from 2nd to 13th, and Mass Effect Andromeda going from 3rd to 15th. In Europe, Horizon went from 1st to 20th.

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

PlayStation 4 Games

North America

  1. Persona 5
  2. Grand Theft Auto V
  3. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection
  4. The Last Of Us Remastered
  5. MLB The Show 17
  6. Rocket League
  7. Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition
  8. Outlast 2
  9. Ghost Recon Wildlands
  10. ARK: Survivor’s Pack
  11. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix
  12. Rainbow Six Siege
  13. Horizon Zero Dawn
  14. The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited
  15. Mass Effect Andromeda
  16. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Game of the Year Edition
  17. Dishonored Definitive Edition
  18. Need for Speed
  19. FIFA 17
  20. EA Sports UFC 2

Europe

  1. FIFA 17 (4)
  2. Grand Theft Auto V (Re-entry)
  3. ARK: Survival Evolved (9)
  4. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (RE)
  5. Sniper Elite 3 (RE)
  6. Dragon Age: Inquisition (RE)
  7. Rocket League (3)
  8. Battlefield 1 (11)
  9. EA Sports UFC 2 (18)
  10. Ghost Recon Wildlands (2)
  11. Batman Arkham Knight (RE)
  12. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (10)
  13. Persona 5 (New)
  14. Overwatch: Origins Edition (RE)
  15. Minecraft (14)
  16. Outlast 2 (New)
  17. Dying Light (RE)
  18. Rise of the Tomb Raider (RE)
  19. Star Wars Battlefront (20)
  20. Horizon Zero Dawn (1)

PlayStation VR Games

North America

  1. Mortal Blitz
  2. Job Simulator
  3. EVE: Valkyrie
  4. Gunjack
  5. Statik
  6. Virry VR
  7. Ghostbusters is Hiring: Firehouse
  8. Fruit Ninja VR
  9. VR Invaders Complete Edition
  10. Batman: Arkham VR

Europe

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

PlayStation 3 Games

North America

  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. The King of Fighters XIII
  3. Persona 5
  4. Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition
  5. The Last Of Us
  6. Pro Evolution Soccer 2017
  7. Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare
  8. Devil May Cry HD Collection
  9. Fight Night Champion
  10. Need for Speed Rivals: Complete Edition

Europe

  1. FIFA 17 (2)
  2. Grand Theft Auto V (RE)
  3. Call of Duty: Black Ops II (RE)
  4. Just Cause 2 (8)
  5. Demon’s Souls (RE)
  6. Mafia II (RE)
  7. Dragon Ball Xenoverse (RE)
  8. Minecraft (3)
  9. Catherine (RE)
  10. Metro: Last Light (RE)

PlayStation Vita Games

North America

  1. Salt and Sanctuary
  2. Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom
  3. God of War Collection PS Vita
  4. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition
  5. Persona 4 Golden
  6. Grand Theft Auto PS Vita Collection
  7. Need for Speed Most Wanted
  8. Crypt of the NecroDancer
  9. Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath HD
  10. Skullgirls 2nd Encore

Europe

  1. Persona 4 Golden (RE)
  2. Assassin’s Creed III Liberation (RE)
  3. Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth (RE)
  4. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (RE)
  5. Rayman Legends (RE)
  6. The Walking Dead: The Complete First Season (RE)
  7. Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified (RE)
  8. Muramasa Rebirth (RE)
  9. SteinsGate (RE)
  10. Tales of Hearts R (RE)

PlayStation Classics

North America

  1. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
  2. PaRappa The Rapper 2
  3. Bully
  4. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy
  5. Psychonauts
  6. Ape Escape 2
  7. Dark Cloud 2
  8. Dark Cloud
  9. Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life Special Edition
  10. Resident Evil 3: Nemesis

Europe

  1. Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped (1)
  2. Crash Bandicoot (4)
  3. Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (2)
  4. CTR: Crash Team Racing (3)
  5. Spyro The Dragon Trilogy (6)
  6. Disney Pixar Toy Story 2 (RE)
  7. Final Fantasy VIII (RE)
  8. Final Fantasy VII (RE)
  9. Disney’s Action Game ft. Hercules (RE)
  10. Metal Gear Solid (5)

As for DLC, Rocket League’s The Fate of the Furious Ice Charger was #1 in both North America and Europe. The Continuum DLC for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare was #2 in North America and #4 in Europe.

What do you think the top game of May will be?

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