Sony Interactive Entertainment has revealed its financial result primarily for the last quarter of 2022. According to this report, PlayStation 5 made astounding sales for Sony, shipping almost 32.1 Million Units as of December 2022.
The last quarter of 2022 was the most successful one regarding sales exceeding all previous quarters since 2021, shipping 7.1 Million PS5 Consoles alone. PlayStation 4 shipped 8.7 Million Units in the same quarter for a lifetime sale of more than 117 Million Units, putting PS5 far behind, but from the sales result in just two years, it is expected that PS5 to take the lead sooner or later.
The PlayStation Plus Subscribers have dropped significantly as of December 2022. The total number of subscribers now stands at 46.4 million, 1.6 Million lesser than in the same quarter last year in 2021. However, the situation is the opposite for Active Users; there are 112 million monthly active users, an increase of one million from 111 million a year ago.
The combined sales for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 software have also dropped about 6.2 Million from 92.7 million in the same period in the previous fiscal year. A total of 20.8 Million First Party Titles were sold, 9.5 Million more than last year. As for Full game software digital downloads, it matches the same 62% sales from the previous year.
In the games category, God Of War Ragnarok is surging to the top, already sold 11 Million copies as of February 2023. The game is exclusive only to PS4 and PS5 consoles.
Additional Information about Sony’s Fiscal Year 2022.3Q can be found here.