Sony: PlayStation 4 Sales Hit 4.2 Million in 2013 - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 08 January 2014 / 8,193 Views
Sony Computer Entertainment president and group CEO Andrew House announced at the Consumer Electronics Show that the PlayStation 4 sold 4.2 million units as of December 28.
9.7 million games have been sold digitally and at retail for the PlayStation 4. The top selling titles are Call of Duty: Ghosts, Battlefield 4, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, FIFA Soccer 14, and the exclusive Killzone: Shadow Fall.
Sony also said that PlayStation Plus subscriptions are up 90 percent since the PlayStation 4 launched. PlayStation 4 owners have also streamed more than 1.7 million gameplay sessions through Twitch and Ustream.
The PlayStation 4 first launched in North America on November 15 and November 29 in Europe. The console is currently available in 53 countries.
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