Sony has confirmed that the company has sold more than 20 million units since the launch of the PS4, an impressive number for any console and a first for the latest generation of platforms. The launch of the new console under Sony Computer Entertainment has cumulatively sold through more than 20.2 million units worldwide as of March 1, 2015, this according to the latest announcement from the company.
“We are so grateful for the enormous support from PlayStation fans worldwide, and we are truly humbled that gamers around the globe have continued to select PS4 as the best place to play,” said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. “We remain steadfast in our commitment to deliver unique and interactive entertainment experiences powered by the network and the PS4 system’s deep social capabilities.”
The PS4 system’s games portfolio will continue to expand with highly anticipated titles such as Batman: Arkham Knight (Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment), Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.), Bloodborne, Until Dawn, Tearaway Unfolded, and Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (SCE Worldwide Studios). The independent development community will also continue to deliver innovative new titles for PS4 including No Man’s Sky (Hello Games).
According to the company’s announcement, SCE will continue “to expand the world of PS4 to deliver entertainment experiences that are only possible on PlayStation.” The company added that the PS4 system is currently available in 123 countries and regions around the world.