PlayStation posts top downloads of 2021, sports games lead

PlayStation released Top 20 PlayStation 5 downloads and PlayStation 4 downloads in 2021, as you might expect, the sporting event takes home the Platinum Trophy.

On PS5, NBA 2K22 is the most downloaded PS5 game in the US and Canada in 2021, while in Europe, FIFA 22 tops the charts. Call of Duty: Vanguard came in second in both regions.

Likewise, Among Us is the sixth most downloaded game in the EU in 2021, despite the game being released in December.

Here’s a full rundown of the top 10 PS5 games in the US and Canada:

  1. NBA 2K22
  2. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  3. Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  4. Madden NFL 22
  5. Battlefield 2042
  6. Ratchet and Clank: Rift
  7. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
  8. MLB Show 21
  9. Resident Evil Village
  10. Far Cry 6

On the PS4 side, Grand Theft Auto V was the most downloaded game in the US and Canada, while FIFA 22 also topped the EU charts like its PS5 counterpart.

Here’s a complete overview of the top 10 PS4 downloads in the US and Canada in 2021:

  1. Grand Theft Auto V
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
  3. my world
  4. NBA 2K22
  5. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  6. Madden NFL 22
  7. NBA 2K21
  8. Red Dead Redemption 2
  9. MLB Show 21
  10. Mortal Kombat 11

The company also released the top 10 PSVR downloads in both regions, with Beat Saber at number one in the US, Canada and the EU.

Here are the top 10 PSVR downloads in the US and Canada:

  1. beat saber
  2. job simulator
  3. Super hot VR
  4. Ghosn
  5. Swordsman VR
  6. Creed Rise to Glory
  7. Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series
  8. The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners
  9. Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick
  10. onslaught of the walking dead

Finally, here are the 10 most downloaded free games on PS5 and PS4 (combo) in the US and Canada:

  1. Fortnite
  2. Call of Duty: Warzone
  3. Rocket League
  4. split gate
  5. Apex Legends
  6. Genshin Impact
  7. Destiny 2
  8. Recreation Room
  9. Fighting Hara
  10. rogue company

Are there any games on these lists that surprised you? Let us know in the comments below!