PlayStation Awards honor Japan's top-selling games, no million-sellers make the list

The PlayStation Awards, Sony Japan's recognition of games that sold the most units during the year, were lead by native-developed PlayStation 3 games this year, though no titles reached into the top Platinum awards' tier reserved for million-unit sellers, reports Siliconera.

This year award tiers were topped off by the Gold Prize, handed out to games that sold 500,000 copies. Gold Prize winners were all PlayStation 3 titles, and include Final Fantasy 13-2, Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme Vs., One Piece: Pirate Warriors, Resident Evil 6 and World Soccer Winning Eleven 2012.

Sony also awarded a special prize to PlayStation Vita titles that shipped the most units, including Gravity Rush, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva f, Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational, Persona 4: Golden and Uncharted: Golden Abyss.

The PlayStation Store Special Prize went to the five most popular titles available for download via PlayStation Network. Winners included Castlevania: Harmony of Despair, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD, Journey, Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation and the Nico Nico video application.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Journey and Uncharted 3 were recognized as the top User's Choices in the World Game category, and ten Japanese games received the User's Choice Prize for Japan: Dark Souls, Dragon's Dogma, Final Fantasy 13-2, Gravity Rush, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva f, Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation, Persona 4: Golden, Resident Evil 6, Super Danganronpa 2 and Ys Celceta: Sea of Trees.

More from Polygon

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Old Iron King Overview

  • Spacecom: a fast 4X built for multiplayer

  • Pillars of Eternity builds on role-playing classics

  • Tour the 1 KB hard drive built inside Minecraft

  • Diablo 3 - Xbox One vs. PC comparison

Latest Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new Polygon username and password

As part of the new Polygon launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to Polygon going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new Polygon username and password

As part of the new Polygon launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to Polygon going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.
Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5353_tracker