Sony Interactive Entertainment pushes the boundaries of entertainment and innovation, starting from the launch of the original PlayStation in Japan in 1994. Today, we continue to deliver innovative and thrilling experiences to a global audience through our PlayStation line of products and services that include generation-defining hardware, pioneering network services, and award-winning games. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, with global functions in California, London, and Tokyo, and game development studios around the world as part of PlayStation Studios, we believe that the power of play is borderless. Sony Interactive Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Group Corporation.
For more information about PlayStation products, please visit PlayStation.com.
PlayStation 5 has sold-through 40 million units worldwide as of the week ending July 16, 2023
God of War Ragnarök has sold 11 million units globally as of January 22, 2023
The “Horizon” franchise has sold over 32.7 million copies globally as of April 16, 2023
PlayStation Plus currently has 47.4 million subscribers globally as of March 31, 2023
PlayStation Network currently has 108 million Monthly Active Users as of June 30, 2023
The Last of Us has sold over 37 million units globally as of December, 2022
At Sony Interactive Entertainment, we create the PlayStation family of products and services that drive your imagination and ignite your sense of adventure.
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December – PlayStation® launches in Japan
September – PlayStation launches in North America and Europe
December – PlayStation launches in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia
March – PlayStation®2 launches in Japan
July – PS one® launches in Japan
September – PS one launches in the U.K. and North America
October – PlayStation 2 launches in North America
November – PS one launches in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, and Taiwan. PlayStation 2 launches in Europe
December – PlayStation 2 launches in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia
January – PlayStation 2 launches in Taiwan
February – PlayStation 2 launches in South Korea
November – PlayStation 2 (redesign) launches in North America, Europe, Japan, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
December – PlayStation 2 launches in Singapore
November – PlayStation®Network launches for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation®3 launches in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and North America
March – PlayStation 3 launches in Singapore and Europe
June – PlayStation 3 launches in South Korea
October – PlayStation®Portable go (PSP®go) launches in North America, Europe, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea, and Malaysia
June – PlayStation®Plus launches
September – PlayStation®Move Asia, Europe, and North America
October – PlayStation Move motion controller launches in Japan
January – 150 million PlayStation 2 systems sold worldwide
March – 50 million PlayStation 3 systems sold worldwide
April – 70 million PlayStation Portable systems sold worldwide
December – PlayStation®Vita launches in Japan, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
November – PlayStation®4 launches in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Latin America
December – PlayStation 4 launches in Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea, and Malaysia
February – PlayStation 4 launches in Japan
September – PlayStation®4 Slim launches in Japan, North America, and Europe
October – PlayStation®VR launches in Japan, North America, and Europe
November – PlayStation®4 Pro launches in Japan, North America, and Europe
November – PlayStation®5 launches in North America, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and South Korea
May – PlayStation Plus launches in Asia (excluding Japan)
June – PlayStation Plus launches in Japan, North America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe
February – PlayStation® VR2 launches Globally
As a brand, we are very fortunate that people love PlayStation and have a great passion for our products and services. We also love when the industry pays attention too!
Our global office locations reflect just a portion of our global presence – SIE team members reside across the world.