Sony Interactive Entertainment has today announced new sales milestones for PlayStation, PlayStation VR and PS4 and PS VR games.
The PS4 has cumulatively sold through more than 70.6-million units to consumers worldwide as of December 3, this year. On the software side the first party also stated that more than 617.8-million copies of PS4 games have been sold at retail stores globally and through digital downloads on PlayStation Store as of the same date.
SIE also revealed that based on strong momentum of PS4, PS VR cumulatively sold through more than 2-million units to consumers worldwide, just under 3% of all platform owners. 150 titles have been released for PS VR, achieving more than 12.2-million copies sold at retail stores globally and through digital downloads on PlayStation Store.
“We are delighted that so many people are enjoying the unique entertainment proposition of PlayStation 4 and that an emerging technology like PlayStation VR continues to gain traction,” said Andrew House, Chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment.
“I cannot thank our fans and partners enough. Their support, since the launch of very first PlayStation in 1994, has helped to make PlayStation one of the biggest console gaming networks in the world. We will continue to work closely with partners to maintain this momentum and remain steadfast in making PS4 the best place to play.”
In June this year, PlayStation revealed over 60-million units had been sold, translating to just over 10.5-million sales in the second half of 2017.