The PS4 and PS5 are now Sony’s #1 gaming platform for as game software sales, beating out the PlayStation 2 by over 300 million game sales. The trends are quite clear: Modern PlayStation users are buying more games than ever as Sony’s digital ecosystem thrives and bustles. It’s interesting to note that Sony makes most of its revenues from add-on content, which primarily serves live service and free-to-play games like Warzone. * Prices last scanned on 5/11/2022 at 1:54 pm CDT – prices may not be accurate, click links above for the latest price. We may earn an affiliate commission.
Sony has sold approximately 2 billion games across both PS4 and PS5, accounting for roughly half of all previous PlayStation titles. To far, Sony’s current PlayStation console pair has sold roughly 2 billion games. The PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 systems have sold a total of 1.888 billion titles globally through physical and digital channels, according to statistics given by Sony and collated by ResetERA’s ArmGunar and us. According to Sony’s game income data, the majority of these sales were digital and were made on Sony’s PlayStation 4. Sony sold 303.2 million PS4 and PS5 games in FY2021, a 10% decrease from the previous year’s stratospheric highs.
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