Sony announced that PlayStation 4 sales exceeded the 70 million mark as of December 3, 2017. PS4's impressive sales volume is 70.6 million and has resulted in more than 617.8 million software sales (both physically and digitally). These are incredible numbers, since Sony currently leads the generation of consoles in hardware and software sales.
The Japanese company also gave an update on how PlayStation VR has been making sales. The virtual reality headset has exceeded two million in sales, and the library now exceeds more than 150 titles. In total, more than 12.2 million copies of PSVR games have been sold both in shop windows and in digital markets.
"We are delighted that so many people enjoy the unique entertainment proposal of PlayStation 4 and that an emerging technology like PlayStation VR continues to gain traction," said Andrew House, president of Sony Interactive Entertainment. "I can not thank our fans and partners enough, and their support, since the launch of the first PlayStation in 1994, has helped make PlayStation one of the largest console gaming networks in the world, and we will continue to work closely with our partners. to maintain this momentum and we will remain firm in making PS4 the best place to play. "
Sony went on to highlight some of its final titles of 2017 and early 2018 that will continue the momentum of current PS4 sales. Sony pointed to strong third-party titles like Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Monster Hunter: World and Yakuza Kiwami 2 . They also noted their own two first titles of 2018: God of War and Shadow of the Colossus . On the PlayStation VR front, PlayStation says more than 130 games are currently in development and will be released by 2018.