Sony PR rep confirms 10,000 PS3 dev kit shipments

In a statement made to Next-Gen, SCEA PR manager Ryan Bowling spoke briefly on the current status of PS3 developers and the number of shipped development kits. Said Bowling: "The best and brightest development teams are hard at work creating familiar franchises and original IP for the PS3 including – EA, Konami, Sega, Rockstar, Activison and our own internal studios just to name a few... To date we have shipped more than 10,000 development systems to 208 companies in 11 countries, the largest number ever for a PlayStation platform."

In related news, the EVO Phase One pc/console has shipped 13 dev kits.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.