PlayStation 3 sells 30m in Europe and PAL regions

PlayStation 3 sells 30m in Europe and PAL regions
Craig Chapple

By Craig Chapple

December 19th 2012 at 3:30PM

Console hits impressive milestone as worldwide sales exceed 70 million

Sales of Playstation 3 have exceeded 30 million across Europe and PAL territories, Sony has revealed.

The console hit the impressive landmark as of December 17th, and comes after it was recently announced that the system had reached sales of 70 million worldwide.

“This is a major milestone for us and clearly shows just how popular the PlayStation brand and products are within Europe and the PAL territories”, said Sony Computer Entertainment Europe CEO Jim Ryan.

“We are really pleased with the success of the PS3 system over the last six years, and are committed to continuing our support of the platform with high quality products and titles that are of the calibre that PlayStation fans have come to expect.”