And it's not like Sony hasn't made PSVR accessible. PlayStation VR came out in 2016, and since its launch Sony has released several bundles of the VR system with its PS4, .
But it's hard to really give the 3 million number context. Most manufacturers don't release sales numbers for their VR headsets -- competitors like Sony sold 915,000 PSVR sets by mid-February 2017, about four months after it released. This would mean Sony sold 2.1 million PSVR sets over the next year and a half.and never have. According to earlier reports,
Statista forecasts that Sony will account for 43 percent of the VR devices shipped in 2018, with Oculus following at 19.4 percent and HTC at 12.9 percent. That would put Sony pretty far ahead of the competition.
Sony also said that it has sold 21.9 million VR games. To celebrate, Sony announced two new games coming to PSVR: Creed: Rise to Glory (which releases Sept. 25) and Evasion (which releases Oct. 9). Preorders for both games are open now.
Whether PSVR isn't that sought after oris up for debate. But at the very least, PSVR offers a way to experience VR without an expensive souped-up PC; PlayStation competitors like the and have yet to explore VR.