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Sony sales reached 7 million units of PlayStation 4

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PS4 driving global peak with fans adopting innovative gaming experience and exchange capabilities

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) announced that the (PS4 ™) entertainment system PlayStation ® Computer 4 has obtained direct sales accumulated over 7 million units worldwide, to April 6, 2014 (JST), demonstrating the rapid growth of the PS4 platform.

"The community response to global games PS4 has been overwhelming and we are truly modest in saying that players choose PS4 as their next generation games console," said Andrew House, President and Group CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. "the path of PS4 has just begun, and although we are still facing difficulties to keep up with strong global demand, continued steadfast in our commitment to meeting the needs of our fans surpassing everything imaginable and offering new user experiences inspire and attract. expect our fans to reveal many of these experiences in the coming months. "

The PS4 software sales also remain strong, with more than 20.5 million copies sold in retail stores worldwide and through digital downloads on the PlayStation ® Store to April 13, 2014 (JST). Owners of PS4 will be immersed in a broad portfolio of innovative games of all genres, with over 120 titles available or will arrive in 2014. The portfolio of games in the PS4 system will continue to expand with highly anticipated titles such as Destiny (Activision), The Elder Scrolls Online (Bethesda), Alien: Isolation (SEGA), NBA 2K15 (2K) Watch_Dogs ™ (Ubisoft Entertainment), # DRIVECLUB (SCE WWS), MLB 14: The Show (SCE WWS) and The Order 1886 (SCE WWS). The independent development community continues to offer new and innovative titles for PS4. Upcoming titles for 2014 include N + + (Metanet Software), GALAK-Z: The Dimensional (17 Bit Games), Transistor (Supergiant Games), Secret Ponchos (Switchblade Monkeys Entertainment), The Witness (Thekla, Inc.) Octodad: Dadliest catch (Young Horses) and Daylight (Zombie Studios).

PS4 Integrated social skills remain highly popular among players. Were captured over 135 million exchanges under "SHARE" button (Share) Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK ® 4). The transmission via streaming platforms Twitch and Ustream continues to grow explosively over 4.9 million transmissions games and nearly 90 million observing sessions.

PS4 owners also use transfer functions that are only available on PlayStation ®. The interactive transmission, which allows viewers to enter sessions or games transmitted interact with and affect the gaming experience by increasing or reducing obstacles and challenges, is available exclusively on popular titles already available, as DYNASTY WARRIORS 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition (Tecmo Koei Games Co., Ltd.) and Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition (SCE WWS).

The PS4 system is currently available in 72 countries and regions worldwide.

traslation: Belén Zapata