PlayStation 5

The PlayStation 5 Turns One Today

Can you believe it’s already been a year since the PlayStation 5 launched across the world? The year has flown by quickly and today marks a full 365 of PlayStation 5.

A lot has happened this year and Sony has delivered a ton of wonderful exclusive titles to consumers this year including Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, Returnal, Deathloop launched. Sony made studio acquisitions by adding Bluepoint Games, Firesprite, Housemarque, and Nixxes to their roster. A new PlayStation VR system is in the works, and there are a ton of sequels coming to some celebrated franchises, including God of War Ragnarok, Gran Turismo 7, and Horizon Forbidden West.

Speaking on the PlayStation Blog, CEO Jim Ryan recapped the past year for Sony and confirms PlayStation Studios has a ton of games in production. Ryan also revealed the top ten most played games on the PlayStation 5.

“PS5 gamers have collectively played more than 4.6 billion hours of gameplay on PS5 and broadcast more than 26 million hours of content. Here is a look at the top ten PS5 games played during PS5’s first year, based on gameplay hours,” says Ryan.

  • Fortnite
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
  • FIFA 21
  • NBA 2K21
  • Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
  • Destiny 2
  • MLB The Show 21
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  • Demon’s Souls
  • NBA 2K22

“I also want to thank everyone in the community for your patience. We continue to see historic demand for PS5 and we understand the inventory constraints remain a source of frustration for many of our customers. Rest assured that we are laser-focused on doing everything in our power to ship as many units as possible, it’s something we work on every day across the company and remains my top priority. Again, we appreciate your patience as we navigate through these unprecedented global challenges.” ends the message.