Sony Aware of PSN Issues on PS4 & PS3: “You May Have Some Difficulty Launching Games”

October 9, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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Update:

Sony now says everything is back up and running.

Original Story:

With people reporting PlayStation Network issues for the last few hours, Sony has confirmed that you may experience trouble connecting to the PSN or launching games on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and other platforms.

Here’s what they say on the official PSN Status Page:

Gaming and Social

Affected Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Other

Affected Services: You may have some difficulty launching games, applications, or online features. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

Every other PSN feature is up and running, according to Sony.

Ask PlayStation says, “We are aware that some users are having issues with party chat on PS4. Thanks for your patience as our engineers continue to investigate.”

Bungie Help adds, “We are aware of issues impacting some players’ ability to sign in to Destiny. Stand by for updates.”

As a reminder, Sony will be doing some PSN maintenance next week on Tuesday, October 13/Wednesday, October 14, depending on your region.

Have you been experiencing any PSN issues today? Are you enjoying the Star Wars Battlefront beta?

[Source: PSN Status Page]