- The PSN network remained disrupted for about an hour.
- Many PSN services were unavailable for the period of the disruption.
Many people experienced issues with PlayStation Network (PSN) this evening or afternoon. The service faces an outage with multiplayer, store services, and more going down for more than an hour. It was a global network disruption.
Officially, the Ask PlayStation Japan Twitter account came up with the issue. And a lot of European users also reported PSN problems.
As the problem reaches the resolution, the status page of PSN shows that the service is up and running. Certain users provide confirmation. They were able to download a game from the PlayStation store. They were also able to start a multiplayer game.
The categories that faced disruption:
The categories listed on the PSN status page that faces disruption are:
- Account management
- Gaming and social
- PS Now
- The PS Video
- PS Store
- PlayStation Direct
All these services underwent disruption for an hour.
During the period of outage multiple users have faced difficulty in downloading items from the Store. Same was true in playing multiplayer games and installing the PlayStation app on their mobile devices.
When asked about disruption to Sony, they remained silent.