Update: The PSN is again up and working.
PSN down experiences have been coming in, largely from customers in North America, and Sony has confirmed that the PlayStation Network and its assorted providers are at present experiencing points.
Sony’s PlayStation Network seems to be down for many customers proper now, impacting the power to make use of any of the PSN providers akin to on-line play, license restoration, associates lists, and extra. Sony has acknowledged the outage by way of the PSN Status web page, itemizing all PSN providers as down.
Sony’s PSN status page at present lists all providers as down, together with:
- Account administration
- Gaming and social
- PlayStation Now
- PlayStation Video
- PlayStation Store
- PlayStation Direct
Depending in your area, you will not be experiencing points with the PSN presently. We’ve heard from some UK customers that they’re nonetheless capable of play video games on-line with none issues.
The AskPlayStation Twitter account, which normally rapidly acknowledges the problems, hasn’t but mentioned something in regards to the PSN being down.
PSN Game Licenses
Our personal testing confirms the problems, that are impacting recreation licenses and blocking entry to sure video games. This can notably be a problem in case you reside in a multi-PS4/PS5 family and use primary and alternate consoles to do game sharing with your family members, which requires a “check-in” with the PSN to confirm licenses and possession of video games to the customers logged to that particular console.
The PSN down points are impacting all PlayStation platforms and providers, together with PS3, PS4, PS5, Vita, and internet providers.
Unlike the final main PSN outage, this one doesn’t seem like attributable to exterior internet-wide points. It appears that the issue this time is completely with Sony’s community.
We’ll proceed keeping track of the continuing points and allow you to know when the PSN is again up. Until then, you might have points enjoying video games on-line of verifying your recreation licenses on PlayStation platforms.