Update: It appears that PSN is up and running again
Many gamers are finding it difficult to connect to the PSN network today that is according to the reports circulating on social media. The outage is widespread and affecting quite a few individuals. Connection difficulties means that players are having problems logging in , and booting up games. Some individuals are also having trouble streaming videos on apps like Netflix.The Network went down after a scheduled maintenance took place , and there has been no word for the outage’s reason.
— Tobias R. (@Nayren_Gray) October 26, 2016
nah this time PSN is actually down ahah
— Zoe (@xChi_Au) October 26, 2016
Sony have confirmed the issues on its page https://status.playstation.com/en-US/
“You may have some difficulty launching games, applications, or online features,” Sony explained. “Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.”
it appears that Sony is working on fixing the problem for the time being , however there is no time frame of when the service will be up and running again.Over the last two months the PSN has been down 3 times on the dates of August 26, September 6 and September 13. Let us know if you are affected by the outages as well by commenting in the comments section below.