Sony's Playstation4 Sales Surpass 1 Million Units in North Ameri

Sony's Playstation4 Sales Surpass 1 Million Units in North America in 24 Hours 
Gamers Immerse Themselves In a New Era of Gaming and Entertainment Only
Available on the PS4 system 
Tokyo, Nov 18, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) -  Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE)
today announced that the highly anticipated launch of the PlayStation4 (PS4)
computer entertainment system resulted in 1 million units sold through during
the first 24 hours after it became available on November 15, 2013 in the United
States and Canada. 
"PS4 was designed with an unwavering commitment to gamers, and we are
thrilled that consumer reaction has been so phenomenal," said Andrew
House, President and Group CEO, Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. "Sales
remain very strong in North America, and we expect continued enthusiasm as we
launch the PlayStation 4 in Europe and Latin America on November 29. We are
extremely grateful for the passion of PlayStation fans and thank them for their
continued support." 
About PlayStation 4 
Built for gamers and inspired by developers, the PlayStation4 system provides
powerful graphics and speed, intelligent personalization and deeply integrated
social capabilities. The PS4 system comes with a DUALSHOCK4 wireless controller
that allows gamers to easily share videos of their favorite gameplay moments on
Facebook, and images of their gameplay on Facebook or Twitter, with a single
press of the controller's SHARE button. Gamers can also broadcast their
gameplay in real-time through Ustream or Twitch, and friends can comment on the
streamed gameplay. 
The PS4's launch lineup includes highly anticipated games such as
Killzone Shadow Fall, Knack, Assassin's CreedIV Black Flag, NBA 2K14 and
Call of Duty: Ghosts. The PS4 system also offers access to entertainment
options through a curated portfolio of digital entertainment apps, including
Sony's own Music Unlimited and Video Unlimited, as well as Amazon Instant
Video, Netflix, NBA Game Time and Hulu Plus, all available on PlayStation
Store.(1) 
About Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. 
Recognized as the global leader and company responsible for the progression of
consumer-based computer entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI)
manufactures, distributes, develops and markets the PSP (PlayStation Portable)
handheld entertainment system, the PlayStation3 (PS3) computer entertainment
system and the PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) portable entertainment system. SCEI
has
revolutionized home entertainment since they launched PlayStation in 1994.
PlayStation2 further enhanced the PlayStation legacy as the core of home
networked entertainment. PSP broadens the entertainment experiences into the
portable arena. PS3 is a computer entertainment system, incorporating the
powerful Cell Broadband Engine and RSX processors. PSNSM, that includes
PlayStation Store,delivers unparalleled online gaming experience to PlayStation
users. PS Vita is an ultimate portable entertainment system that offers a
revolutionary combination of rich gaming and social connectivity. SCEI also
delivers the PlayStation experience to open operating systems through
PlayStation mobile, a cross device platform. PlayStation4 redefines rich and
immersive gameplay with powerful graphics and speed,
intelligent personalization and deeply integrated social capabilities. 
Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, SCEI, along with its affiliated companies, Sony
Computer Entertainment America LLC, and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Ltd., and its division companies, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia
develops,
publishes, markets and distributes hardware and software, and manages the
third party licensing programs for these platforms in the respective markets
worldwide. 
Note:
(1) Entertainment apps to be released will vary by regions. User responsible
for applicable service fees All games featured are trademarked and copyrighted
properties of their respective publishers and/or licensors. PlayStation is a
registered trademark, PS4 is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
Knack and Killzone Shadow Fall are trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment
America LLC. The Sony Computer Entertainment logo is a registered trademark and
"SONY" and "make.believe" are trademarks of Sony
Corporation. 
About Sony 
Sony Corporation is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, game,
communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer
and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and
on-line businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading electronics
and entertainment company in the world. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales
of approximately $79 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. Sony
Global Web Site: http://www.sony.net/ 
Contact: 
Sony Corporation
Corporate Communications
T: +81-3-6748-2200
E: sony.pressroom@sony.co.jp 
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