The PSN is down for many users trying to play games and use party chat
The tech giant has now confirmed that there are problems tonight affecting players trying to use party chat and play games, via the PSN.
“You may have some difficulty launching games, applications, or online features,” a message on the official PlayStation Network Service status site reads.
“Our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible, and we thank you for your patience.”
Problems with the PSN first started being reported on the PS4 and PS Vita 7pm tonight, with players reporting being hit by error codes when trying to perform normal tasks.
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“Can't create a party on PS4. All I want to do is raid on destiny,” one fans wote.
“There's no maintenance psn is working fine but for unknown reasons psn is down in certain areas.”
It appears that some players are only being affected when try to use party chat features, while others are having issues accessing core online services.
Sony have yet to provide an ETA, although it appears that a fix could soon be on its way.
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