The PS4 has hit a brand new gross sales document this, promoting greater than 70.6 million items as of December three, 2017 from its launch on November 15, 2013. This consists of the unique PS4, PS4 Slim, and PS4 Professional. Along with this, the corporate revealed that over 617.eight million copies of PS4 video games have been offered. This consists of each bodily copies on disc and digital downloads by means of Sony’s PlayStation Retailer.
Maybe probably the most attention-grabbing level are the PS VR gross sales. The headset has offered over two million items globally since its launch final 12 months with sport gross sales completely in extra of 12.2 million copies at sport shops and digital downloads as of December three, 2017.
“We’re delighted that so many individuals are having fun with the distinctive leisure proposition of PlayStation four and that an rising expertise like PlayStation VR continues to achieve traction,” mentioned Andrew Home, Chairman of Sony Interactive Leisure in a ready assertion.
“I can not thank our followers and companions sufficient. Their assist, because the launch of very first PlayStation in 1994, has helped to make PlayStation one of many greatest console gaming community on this planet. We are going to proceed to work carefully with companions to keep up this momentum and stay steadfast in making PS4 the most effective place to play.”
This could come as no shock. A robust roster of exclusives reminiscent of Uncharted: The Misplaced Legacy, Horizon Zero Daybreak, Persona 5, and Yakuza zero be certain that there’s sufficient of a motive to personal a PS4. How Sony capitalise on this momentum in 2018 stays to be seen notably with Microsoft’s Xbox One X and the Nintendo Change’s rising recognition, however with the likes of God of Warfare and Spider-Man on the way in which, it’s unlikely that the corporate will likely be too anxious.