Playstation 4 Sells 2.1 Million Copies Worldwide
Posted by Joseph Lee on 12.03.2013
As of Sunday...
Coming Soon reports that Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that the Playstation 4 has sold 2.1 million copies as of December 1 (Sunday). This includes the 700,000 sold in Europe and Australasia that launched on November 29 (along with Latin America). The system became available in the US and Canada on November 15. It is now available in 32 countries worldwide. Sony said they hope to sell 3 million by the end of the year and 5 million by March.
Andrew House, President and Group CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., said: "PS4 delivered the best launch in PlayStation history with the North American release and we've continued this incredibly successful start in Europe, Australasia and Latin America. Demand remains incredibly strong and continues to overwhelm the supply worldwide, but we are diligently working to meet those growing demands and to deliver additional PS4 units to our retail partners throughout the holiday season. We are extremely grateful for the passion of Playstation fans and thank them for their continued support."
2014 sees the release of inFAMOUS: second Son and MLB 2014: The Show from SCE WWS, along with Destiny from Activision, Watch_Dogs from Ubisoft, and The Order 1886 and #DRIVECLUB from SCE WWS. The system will continue to grow through the cloud gaming services, available in 2014. It will allow users to have a catalog of Playstation 3 games on the Playstation 4, Playstation 3 and Playstation Vita.