Top 10 Best-Selling PlayStation 3 Games - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 02 November 2015 / 49,694 Views
Today we take a look at the top 10 best-selling games for the PlayStation 3. Up to this point we have looked at the original PlayStation, the Nintendo 64, the PlayStation 2, the original Xbox, the GameCube, the Nintendo DS, the PSP, and the Nintendo Wii. This week it's the turn of the PlayStation 3.
The PlayStation 3 is the sixth best-selling video game platform in history and the fourth best-selling home console in gaming history. It is also the third best-selling home console by Sony, behind the PlayStation and PlayStation 2, and has thus far sold 85.96 million units lifetime.
The PlayStation 3 has proven most successful in Europe, but has also sold well in other regions. So far, it's sold 34.14 million units in Europe, 29.19 million units in North America, and 10.37 million units in Japan. It has also sold a combined 12.26 million units across the rest of the world.
With its strong install base the PlayStation 3 has also managed to shift a massive amount of games. 235 games for the console managed to sell over one million units and 27 games sold more than five million units. The top seven selling games have all sold over 10 million units. Below we've compiled the 10 best-selling PlayStation 3 games.
10th. Battlefield 3 - 7.151 Million
9th. FIFA Soccer 13 - 8.19 Million
8th. Call of Duty: Ghosts - 9.58 Million
7th. Grand Theft Auto IV - 10.41 Million
6th. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 - 10.58 Million
5th. Gran Turismo 5 - 10.63 Million
4th. Call of Duty: Black Ops - 12.54 Million
3rd. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 - 13.28 Million
2nd. Call of Duty: Black Ops II - 13.68 Million
1st. Grand Theft Auto V - 20.36 Million
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