Sony: PlayStation 4 Sales Hit 7 Million - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 16 April 2014 / 8,103 Views
Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that worldwide PlayStation 4 sales have past the seven million mark as of April 6. There have also been 20.5 million games sold across both retail and digital.
"The response from the global gaming community for PS4 has been overwhelming and we are truly humbled that gamers are selecting PS4 as their next generation console of choice," said Sony Computer Entertainment president and group CEO Andrew House.
"The PS4 journey has just begun, and although we are still facing difficulties keeping up with the strong demand worldwide, we remain steadfast in our commitment to meet the needs of our customers, and surpassing the wildest expectations of gamers by delivering new user experiences that inspire and engage. We look forward to unveiling many of these experiences to our fans in the coming months."
Sony also announced that there have been 135 million shares made on the PlayStation 4's controller dedicated button., as well as 4.9 million stream broadcasts on Twitch and Ustream.
The PlayStation 4 is currently available in 72 countries with the total number of games to be at 120 by the end of the year. Sony highlighted several upcoming releases such as Destiny, Watch Dogs, and Driveclub.