PSN Down on PS4, PS3 & PS Vita, Sony Confirms (Update 3)

November 27, 2015Written by Jason Dunning

psndown

Update 3 (9:15am PT):

Sony now says, “All services are up and running.”

We’ll let you know if the status changes.

Update 2 (8:20am PT – 8:51am PT):

The PSN Status Page now says all features are experiencing issues (see list in the previous update), with PS4, PS3, PS Vita, Web, and Other listed as the affected platforms for all services.

Ask PlayStation, meanwhile, said:

Update (7:35am PT):

Sony has confirmed that the PSN is down across nearly all features, except for PlayStation Now:

Account Management (Sign In, Create Account, Edit Account Details)

  • You may have some difficulty signing in or creating an account on PlayStation Network. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

Gaming and Social

  • 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.

PlayStation Now

  • You may have some difficulty streaming PlayStation Now games. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

PlayStation Video

  • You may have some difficulty accessing PlayStation Video content. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

PlayStation Vue

  • You may have some difficulty accessing some channels and features in PlayStation Vue. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

PlayStation Store (Purchase, Download, Browse, Search, Redeem Voucher)

  • You may have some difficulty accessing features and products on the PlayStation Store. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

PlayStation Music (Sign In, Music Playback)

  • You may have some difficulty accessing PlayStation Music content. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.

Sony didn’t say which platforms are affected, but it seems to be PS4, PS3, and PS Vita.

We’ll let you know of any further updates.

Original Story:

In the last 20 minutes or so, numerous PSN down reports have been coming in on Reddit and Twitter, with the PlayStation Network Down Detector showing over 8,000 mentions recently.

While the official PSN Status Page has yet to update with any issues (it currently says, “All services are up and running”), Bungie Help confirmed that you may be unable to access Destiny on PlayStation 4:

We’ll keep an eye on the situation and let you know of any developments to the PSN’s status, as well as any confirmation Sony may provide.

Are you able to connect to the PSN? Have you purchased anything through the PSN Black Friday Flash Sale in North America yet?

[Source: Reddit, Twitter, Down Detector, PSN Status Page]

Essential Reading: