There are almost thousands of games developed specifically for Sony Play Station but we are interested in a few of them that are simply the most popular. They are mentioned below and you can see how many people or better said gamers purchased the game.
- Gran Turismo
The game has been sold in 10.8 million copies and was released in 1997. There are newer versions as well, but we are referring to the first game. We must add that the game was shipped with the actual console which made it even more popular. In the game, you will ride various cars on various tracks and try to defeat your opponents. Gran Turismo is one of the reasons why this console was so popular in the first place. PlayStation 1 ROMs of the game are extremely popular even today.
- Final Fantasy VII
Final Fantasy VII was sold in 9.8 million copies and it is probably the best-known role playing game of all times. This is 7th sequel which allows for the gamers to take the role of the powerful characters to use magic, all sorts of weapons and defeat various creatures. The game has its own world and plenty of details that made it an even more desirable choice.
- Tekken 3
Tekken 3 was sold in 8.3 million copies and is still considered as one of the best fighting games of all times. In the game, you can pick a hero you want to play with and you will be placed in an arena. Your mission is simple. Use the hands, legs, and combos to inflict as much damage as possible and defeat your enemy. Players were able to play the standard battle mode, tournaments and career mode.
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
This particular game was released in 2001 and was sold in over 8 million copies. The Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is based on the movie and players can choose their favorite character and play. There is no need to add that the game is loaded with magic, puzzles and various tricks you must complete and solve in order to pass the level.
- Tomb Raider
The original Tomb Raider was released in 1996 and soon became the best adventure game to play. Over its lifetime the game was sold in 7.1 million copies and has been rewarded multiple times. You will control Lara, an explorer, have to solve ancient puzzles and complete the levels. It is very addictive and it has been considered as the best game of its genre.
These 5 games made Sony Play Station 1 what it is today, one of the best consoles ever. Pick the one you are interested in and start playing today. You will see why these games were so popular and why they are considered as art rather than as ordinary developments. The next best thing is the fact you can play these games on your PC or on your smartphone, with a bit of effort.