PS5 Players Hit 4.6 Billion Hours of Gameplay in the Console’s First Year


The PlayStation 5 console is celebrating its first birthday as we speak in many areas. As such, Sony has determined to disclose some of the extra attention-grabbing info and figures for the console and its video games. One of these is that gamers have managed to build up greater than 4.6 billion hours of gameplay in the first yr of the PS5, and over 26 million hours of these have been streamed to viewers round the world.

During the final 12 months, there have been many PlayStation 5 unique titles launched, together with Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, Returnal, Deathloop, Demon’s Souls, Death Stranding: Director’s Cut, Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade, Destruction AllStars, and never forgetting Astro’s Playroom that got here already put in on the console, prepared to indicate gamers the ins and outs of the new {hardware}. Of course, there have additionally been a lot of multi-platform video games, bringing the complete quantity of PS5 video games to over 360. Sony put collectively a listing of the high ten titles on PS5 in keeping with gameplay hours and a few could shock you:

  1. Fortnite
  2. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
  3. FIFA 21
  4. NBA 2K21
  5. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
  6. Destiny 2
  7. MLB The Show 21
  8. Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  9. Demon’s Souls
  10. NBA 2K22

While most are multiplayer, consistently up to date dwelling world, and sports activities video games, which might clearly earn excessive gameplay hours, some shock single-player entries earn spots on the listing, together with Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales and Demon’s Souls.

Sony totally intends to maintain the PlayStation 5 going at this momentum. Sony Interactive Entertainment’s President and CEO Jim Ryan reiterated the firm presently has 25 titles in development between the totally different PlayStation Studios. Of those who we learn about, Guerrilla Games has Horizon Forbidden West, Insomniac Games has Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 and Marvel’s Wolverine, Naughty Dog has a The Last of Us multiplayer project, Gran Turismo 7 is coming quickly from Polyphony Digital, and Santa Monica Studio is creating God of War Raanarok.

More mysteriously, there are new IPs in improvement at Bend Studio and London Studio, and there are a number of new tasks at Firesprite (though these won’t essentially by PlayStation unique). Pixelopus is creating a PS5 game in collaboration with Sony Pictures Animation and Team Asobi is engaged on its “most ambitious game yet.” Whether they depend or not, Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection is bringing the sequence to new platforms and God of War is heading to PC too.