PlayStation Store PAL charts, March 2013

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PlayStation Store PAL charts, March 2013


Yes, it’s time once again to take stock of the month’s movers and shakers across PlayStation Store. There were some big new entries courtesy of the Spring games rush, alongside older titles given a leg-up via price reductions. Without further ado…

Full PS3 game downloads:

Top of the pile last month was Square Enix’s fine Tomb Raider re-boot, with BioShock Infinite not far behind. Bear in mind that Tomb Raider had a three week headstart on Irrational Games‘ acclaimed adventure. Darksiders 2 continued to hold up nicely at its reduced price, while Resident Evil 6 returned to the top 10 following Capcom’s Resi sale mid-month.

  1. Tomb Raider (New)
  2. Darksiders II (1)
  3. Dead Island (Re-entry)
  4. BioShock Infinite (New)
  5. Resident Evil 6 (RE)
  6. Grand Theft Auto IV (10)
  7. God of War Collection Volume II (RE)
  8. Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time (New)
  9. Call of Duty: Black Ops II (New)
  10. Darksiders (2)

PSN games:

Telltale Games’ phenomenal Walking Dead tie-in did great business off the back of a limited-time price cut. Dirtbike racer Urban Trial Freestlye showed sturdy legs in its second month on the chart and God of War II HD made a triumphant return thanks to a pre-Ascension discount.

  1. The Walking Dead – Season Pass (5)
  2. Journey (2)
  3. I Am Alive (RE)
  4. Urban Trial Freestyle (3)
  5. Mass Effect (6)
  6. The Cave (1)
  7. God of War II HD (RE)
  8. AMY (4)
  9. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD (9)
  10. WRC Powerslide (New)

PS Vita games:

Urban Trial Freestyle held on to the top spot for March, with RPG Ragnarok Odyssey and Persona 4 Golden both showing impressive staying power in second and third. Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time debuted in sixth, though was only on sale for three days of the month.

  1. Urban Trial Freestyle (1)
  2. Ragnarok Odyssey (4)
  3. Persona 4 Golden (7)
  4. Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath HD (9)
  5. Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken (5)
  6. Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time (New)
  7. LittleBigPlanet PlayStation Vita (RE)
  8. Atelier Totori Plus (New)
  9. Zen Pinball 2: Star Wars Pinball (New)
  10. Doodle God

PS one and PS2 Classics

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas continued to dominate by a huge margin. Can Liberty City Stories finally unseat it during April? Elsewhere, Crash Bandicoot, Spyro and Final Fantasy put in their usual strong showings.

  1. Grand Theft Auto San Andreas (1)
  2. Crash Bandicoot (6)
  3. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2)
  4. Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped (7)
  5. Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (8)
  6. CTR: Crash Team Racing (9)
  7. Spyro The Dragon Trilogy (10)
  8. Final Fantasy VII (RE)
  9. Metal Gear Solid (RE)
  10. Final Fantasy VIII (5)

To see how EU buying habits compared with our friends across the pond, head on over to the US PlayStation Blog for their equivalent charts .

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