Thanks to You, PlayStation 4 Just Made History ‚Äď PlayStation.Blog+ Posted by Guy Longworth // Senior Vice President, PlayStation Brand Marketing, SCEA
Itís now clear that the launch of PS4 is one for the record books. This afternoon we learned from market research firm NPD Group that PS4 was the top-selling console for November and PlayStation was #1 in sales overall for home consoles. This news comes on the heels of yesterdayís confirmation that the PS4 launch is the biggest ever in the history of game consoles. Ever! And itís all thanks to you.
Weíre also seeing gamers embrace the social capabilities of PS4 at a record pace. Earlier this week, we announced that hundreds of thousands of gamers are using the PS4ís integrated streaming capabilities. Nearly 800,000 gameplay broadcasts and more than 7.1 million spectate sessions have streamed through Twitch and Ustream, totaling more than 20 million minutes of live gameplay.
Weíre extremely proud to have such a passionate community and are grateful for your support. Thanks for an unforgettable PS4 launch and for making 2013 such a historic year for gaming. We look forward to sharing exciting PS4 news in the near future.