Sony: Over 100 PS4 Games Releasing in 2014; 90% of US PS4 Owners Are Connected to the Internet

February 10, 2014Written by Jason Dunning


As we informed you in the PlayStation Vita Slim announcement post, Anthony is attending a PlayStation Media Preview Event today, where SCEA’s John Koller has held a State of the Business Address.

After first talking about how “PlayStation is the best place to play,” Koller mentioned how the most shared games on the PlayStation 4 so far have been Call of Duty: Ghosts, Battlefield 4, and FIFA 14. He then added that Sharing “helps gamers get that emotional connection” with PlayStation.

Koller also mentioned a few stats about the PS4; some known, some new:

  • 1.7 million hours of gaming has been live streamed.
  • There’s been 172 million hours of online gaming.
  • The PS4 is available in 53 countries.
  • 34 million hours of gaming are spent per week globally on the PS4.
  • There will be over 100 games on PS4 this calendar year.
  • 90% of all PS4s in the United States are connected to the internet.
  • There are 48 million monthly Shares captured.
  • Retail cards have seen a 120% growth year-over-year.
  • PlayStation Plus memberships have grown over 90% since PS4 launch.

If any more news comes from the PlayStation Media Event today, we’ll let you know.

Update: The PlayStation Twitter account added that the most Remote Played titles are Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Don’t Starve, and NBA 2K14.