Sony Computer Entertainment announced this week that the PlayStation 4 system has cumulatively sold through more than 30.2 million units worldwide as of November 22. In the company’s statement Sony stated that the PS4, “continues to demonstrate the fastest and strongest growth in PlayStation hardware history.”
Sony stated that the success and rapid expansion of the PS4 platform, “further reinforces the foundation of delivering compelling entertainment experiences. Customers can choose from multiple offerings available on this most favored platform that ranges from games on discs or through digital download to a variety of services available on PlayStation Network, including PlayStation Plus membership service, apps for streaming video, music and TV content.” The company went on to say, “The 30.2 million PS4 owners around the world are spending more time playing games and enjoying entertainment content as the company further enriches content and services.”
“We are sincerely grateful that gamers across the globe have continued to choose PS4 as the best place to play since launch two years ago,” said Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. “We are committed to bringing engaging games and entertainment services to users worldwide. Thanks to the support of our partners, PS4 continues to be the premier platform for game and interactive entertainment innovation.”
Hitting 30M is an impressive mark for Sony, considering the company is just now entering into the Holiday shopping season. The platform has a number of popular games on the horizon as well including, DRAGON QUEST BUILDERS (SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.), Bloodborne The Old Hunters Edition, Gravity Rush Remastered, and Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (SCE Worldwide Studios). Sony also confirmed that the PS4 system is currently available in 124 countries and regions worldwide.
More information on the PS4 bundles that will be available this holidays season can be found on the official promotional page on authorized retailers like amazon.com.