Batman: Arkham VR was the best-selling digital PSVR game in October

Ben Parfitt
Batman: Arkham VR was the best-selling digital PSVR game in October

The Caped Crusader has emerged as the most popular of the PlayStation VR’s launch line-up on PSN.

Sony says that Batman: Arkham VR was the best-selling digital PlayStation VR title in October. It looks like the combination of a strong IP, a good heritage in the Arkham games and a lower price than some of its competitors won out.

Indeed, higher price outings such as RIGS and Battlezone charted far lower.

Arkham VR’s sales weren’t enough to propel it into the overall PS4 Top Ten, however, with the game debuting in 13th place, behind the series’ last entry Batman: Arkham Knight. The only other VR title to make it into the Top 20 was PlayStation VR Worlds in 19th.

Here’s the PSN October PS4 Top 20 in full: 

  1. Battlefield 1 (New)
  2. FIFA 17 (New)
  3. Mafia III (New)
  4. Grand Theft Auto V (13)
  5. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition (New)
  6. Destiny: Rise of Iron (New)
  7. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (Re-entry)
  8. Rocket League (4)
  9. Rise of the Tomb Raider (New)
  10. The Last of Us Remastered (5)
  11. Need for Speed Rivals (RE)
  12. Batman: Arkham Knight (RE)
  13. Batman: Arkham VR (New)
  14. Minecraft (11)
  15. Outlast (RE)
  16. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 (New)
  17. Farming Simulator 17 (New)
  18. Need for Speed (RE)
  19. PlayStation VR Worlds (New)
  20. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (RE)

 And the PlayStation VR specific chart: 

  1. Batman: Arkham VR
  2. PlayStation VR Worlds
  3. Until Dawn: Rush of Blood
  4. Here They Lie
  5. Tumble VR
  6. Job Simulator
  7. Gunjack
  8. Driveclub VR
  9. EVE: Valkyrie
  10. Sports Bar VR
  11. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
  12. The Assembly
  13. Wayward Sky
  14. Headmaster
  15. Tethered
  16. RIGS Mechanized Combat League
  17. Pixel Gear
  18. Harmonix Music VR
  19. Battlezone
  20. Carnival Games VR

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