PSN Service Experiencing Issues On PS3 and PS4, Multiple Issues Reported [Update]

PSN appears to be down again as users are reporting issues with PlayStation Network and its service on the PS3 and PS4.

Update: Sony has managed to fix all the issues and the service is running as normal, also confirmed by checking the official PSN Status Page.

The reports are emerging from Twitter, reddit and DownDetector. Even the official support page has listed PSN as having issues with Account Management and PlayStation Store.

Account Management

Affected Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4

Affected Services: You may be experiencing issues related to signing in or creating an account on PlayStation®Network. We appreciate your patience while we address this.

Status: Sunday, May 17th 2015 5:00 am PDT

PlayStation®Store

Affected Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4

Affected Services: You may be experiencing issues related to features on PlayStation®Store. We appreciate your patience while we address this.

Status: Sunday, May 17th 2015 3:45 am PDT

This is the second time PSN has experienced issues this weekend. The last time this happened, it was apparently the work of a hacker group, although there is no info yet on the downtime cause this time around.

Let us know if you are experiencing any issues with PSN on your PS3 and PS4 in the comments below.

Khurram Imtiaz

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