Do you know the Top 5 best-selling games on PlayStation 2?

PlayStation 2 is, to this day, the best-selling video game console in history since it ranks first with more than 158 million units in total so, at the same time, it is the one that has managed to sell the most games . But of all the hundreds of references that made it to their catalogue, do you know exactly which are the five most successful that are still in the ranking? Well, that’s what we’re going to discover today… if you don’t already know.

The most successful PS2 games

Top 5 best-selling games on PlayStation 2

The PlayStation 2 generation was one of the most prolific because it came to consolidate Sony‘s success in the field of the video game industry and, therefore, was able to receive some games that have marked history ever since. The fact is that within that Top 5 we find authentic jewels that you have surely enjoyed and that are already part of the popular culture of all of us who have our main focus on entertainment in this hobby .

Come on, let’s see the five best-selling games in the history of PlayStation 2, ordered from least units sold to most. These are:

5. Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty

What to say about the continuation of the legendary PlayStation Metal Gear Solid . The game that burst all the hype indicators and that made the Hideo Kojima saga one of the most popular in history. He managed to sell a total of 7,000,000 units on PlayStation 2.

4.Final Fantasy X

Another of the top installments of the Square franchise (originally) also had the honor of becoming the fourth best-selling game in its history on PlayStation 2, with a total of 8,600,000 units in total. A big number.

3. Gran Turismo 4

Sony and its exclusives also made an important leap with PlayStation 2 and, in the case of Gran Turismo 4 , its success was undeniable, taking its fourth installment to third place among the best-selling games on the machine. In total, Kazunori Yamauchi managed to sell 11,760,000 units of the game.

2. Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec

It must be remembered that PlayStation 2 received three Gran Turismo throughout its life, so they became the most successful games, in total, on the platform. This third part managed to be in second place with a total of 14,890,000 units sold.

1. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

And for the end we leave the game that, we will agree, managed to change the history of sandboxes and, therefore, practically the history of recent video games. GTA San Andreas on PlayStation 2 was a colossal phenomenon that brought the Rockstar franchise to a level of popularity that we continue to enjoy today with a GTA V that will soon celebrate 10 uninterrupted years on the market.

In the case of this GTA San Andreas, the North Americans managed to sell 17,300,000 units in total, which maintains it, practically 25 years later, as the greatest success of his career in the machine that has sold the most units throughout the entire history.