Sony has revealed the top 20 most downloaded PS5 games of the year for 2021 – did your favorite make the list?
The PS5 may have been difficult to get last year, but that didn’t stop millions of PS5 games from being downloaded in 2021. Although only one can be in the number 1 spot.
Sony has just released a list of the top 20 most downloaded PS5 games on the PlayStation Store in 2021 and it makes for some interesting reading. Check it out below and see where the huge games ranked in terms of digital sales.
Also, if you’re still after a next-gen console, don’t worry. It looks like regular PS5 restocks will continue for the first months of 2022.
PlayStation Store’s Most Downloaded PS5 Games of the Year – 2021
While many players are looking forward to the most anticipated PS5 games coming in 2022, 2021 was still a huge year for gaming.
2021 was the first full year after the PS5 was released so the competition was tough for the most downloaded game of the year. As always, sports games dominate the list as well as the AAA multiplayer shooters.
However, this year, some PlayStation exclusive games also managed to get a huge number of PlayStation Store digital downloads in the US and Canada in 2021.
Make sure to take into account that this list only counts downloads from the PlayStation Store and not physical sales though.
These are the top 20 most downloaded PS5 games of 2021 in the USA and Canada:
- NBA 2K22
- Call of Duty: Vanguard
- Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
- Madden NFL 22
- Battlefield 2042
- Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
- Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
- MLB The Show 21
- Resident Evil Village
- Far Cry 6
- Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
- FIFA 22
- Among Us
- Mortal Kombat 11
- NBA 2K21 Next Generation
- It Takes Two
- FIFA 21
- Kena: Bridge of Spirits
And those are all of the most downloaded PS5 games in 2021. As Sony is working on 25 new first-party PS5 games, let’s hope to see more PlayStation exclusives in next year’s list!
If you’re wondering where the free-to-play games like Warzone and Fortnite are, they are in a separate list on the PlayStation blog.
Meanwhile, be sure to check out our lists of the top games releasing this year: