Starting at the beginning of the year with PS5 games, NBA 2K23 was the most downloaded game on PSN for September on North America FIFA 23 coins, while FIFA 23 was the most popular video game on the PSN in Europe (which should come as no surprise given how widely played football is across Europe). A different September release, The Last of Us Part 1 is ranked as third in both regions.
In the transition to PS4, NBA 2K23 was top-downloaded game this month in the US and Canada as FIFA 23 took the top position in Europe. As for PSVR games, Beat Saber was the number. #1 game both in North America and Europe, with Job Simulator and Superhot VR ranking second and third in both regions.
In terms of free-to-play games for PS5 and PS4 as a whole, Fortnite was the most-downloaded game in the US and Canada as well as Canada. Rumbleverse was the most popular free-to play game in Europe.
You can check out the most downloaded PSN games in September here, as compiled by Sony and published in the PlayStation Blog.In another piece of PlayStation news PS4's God of War Ragnarok has finally been certified as gold because PlayStation has confirmed the fact that it was created by nine different studios.
Sony has plans that are ambitious for the next generation of hardware for virtual reality and plans for 2 million devices of the PSVR 2 headset ready by March next year.
Production of the virtual reality headset is said to have started at the end of September (via Bloomberg) and has never faced limitations in its supply chain. With the PS5 remaining in high demand because of its low availability since it launched in November 2020, Sony is also planning to have more stock of consoles available in the early 2023 timeframe, according to Bloomberg's sources cheap FUT 23 coins.