Reply
Highlighted
Dec 12 2013
By: cheshire__smile PlayStation Community Manager (Retired) 245 posts
Offline

The PS4 Launch Made History, Because of You

[ Edited ]
48 replies 3479 views Edited Dec 17, 2013

We just announced via the PlayStation.Blog that the PlayStation 4 is the biggest game console launch in history, and we couldn't have done it without all of your support. 

 

Our Senior VP of Marketing, Guy Longworth had this to say about our launch:

 

"It’s now clear that the launch of PS4 is one for the record books. This afternoon we learned from market research firmNPD 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 yesterday’s confirmation that the PS4 launch is the biggest ever in the history of game consoles. Ever! And it’s all thanks to you.

We’re 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 PS4’s 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.

We’re 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."

 

Thank you!!

 

asda
Message 1 of 49 (3,479 Views)
Fender Bender
Registered: 02/28/2013
Offline
3501 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

[ Edited ]
Dec 12, 2013

/Fanfare

 

Congrats Sony!

 

 




                               The truth will set you free... But it may sting a bit...
Message 2 of 49 (3,469 Views)
Welcoming Committee
Registered: 09/13/2007
Offline
4403 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 12, 2013

Meanwhile, at Sony Headquarters:

CountingThatMoney

"You must make a friend of horror. Horror and moral terror are your friends. If they are not then they are enemies to be feared."


Message 3 of 49 (3,459 Views)
MVP Support
Registered: 07/16/2012
Online
14691 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 12, 2013

Awesome video showcasing the PlayStation 4's launch history, Chesire. Greatness awaits. Smiley Wink

forumsignature1.png
Playstation Telephone Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-8:00pm PST (Closed on Saturdays & Sundays)
Customer Service - 1-800-345-7669
Account and Billing Support - 1-877-971-7669
Sony Rewards - 1-888-715-7669

Message 4 of 49 (3,457 Views)
Reply
0 Likes
Welcoming Committee
Registered: 10/02/2008
Offline
14685 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 12, 2013

You are welcome.


Welcoming Committee- "The business of gaming is business"
Message 5 of 49 (3,452 Views)
Reply
0 Likes
MVP Support
Registered: 08/18/2009
Online
9470 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 12, 2013

tumblr_luyk9wAtw91qj0pm2o1_500.gif

Message 6 of 49 (3,428 Views)
Wastelander
Registered: 01/08/2009
Offline
665 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 13, 2013
Awesome! I was part of history!
Message 7 of 49 (3,367 Views)
Reply
0 Likes
VP of Gaming
Registered: 03/17/2007
Offline
31255 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 13, 2013

*Jim Ross Voice* BAW GAWD!!!! THAT'S THE PS4'S MUSIC!!!!! 

 

Message 8 of 49 (3,360 Views)
Treasure Hunter
Registered: 08/18/2012
Offline
4550 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 13, 2013

Greatness Arrived


<

         photo evolve_zps9e0e8f3e.jpg

                                                 Welcoming Committee   

Message 9 of 49 (3,356 Views)
Reply
0 Likes
Uncharted Territory
Registered: 04/28/2013
Offline
1359 posts
 

Re: The PS4 Launch Made History Because of You

Dec 13, 2013

Thank Sony for everything you make good sale you make the best gaming console you fixed everything right away thank you so much Sony for your wonderful content & the third party developer greatness await Sony you definitely kicked Microsoft bum

Message 10 of 49 (3,345 Views)