UPDATE 10:05 PM PDT — Sony’s online services should now be back online.
UPDATE 7:45 PM PDT — The official AskPlayStation support twitter’s last message reads: “We appreciate your patience as we continue working to resolve the PSN issues.”
We appreciate your patience as we continue working to resolve the PSN issues. For current status:
â€” Ask PlayStation (@AskPlayStation)
And as many people in the comments below have reported, attempting to login online prompts Sony to send an “update your password” email.
The original story appears below.
Are you having trouble logging into your Sony PlayStation Network account? You’re not the only. The service is currently down across both the web and consoles.
According to the , the outtage is far-ranging and affects everything from account management on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 to access to severices such as Vue, Video, and Now.
The message on the site currently reads, “You may be experiencing issues related to launching games, applications, and/or social features such as trophies, messaging, or friends list. We appreciate your patience while we address this.”
We’re currently looking into causes for the problem and when a fix will be incoming. We’ll update this story with more details when they’re available.