Maintenance News

News: PSN Offline for Some as Bungie Deploys Destiny Beta Codes for PS4

PSN Offline for Some as Bungie Deploys Destiny Beta Codes for PS4

What the heck does 'E-820001F7' mean?

We’ve been sat waiting for our Destiny beta code to appear all day, so it’s not exactly surprising that the PlayStation Network has collapsed mere moments after the first batch have gone out. Sony’s online status page notes that it’s “currently experiencing high volume and users may experience issues...

News: Sony Schedules PlayStation Network Maintenance for Today

Sony Schedules PlayStation Network Maintenance for Today

Take a break

There’s never been a better opportunity for you to mow the lawn or blitz through that copy of Anna Karenina that you picked up at the local car boot, as Sony has scheduled a window of PlayStation Network maintenance for today. Set to disgruntle gamers across the globe between 16:30PM and 22:00PM GMT (11:30AM-17:00PM...

News: PlayStation Network Maintenance Planned for 4th March

PlayStation Network Maintenance Planned for 4th March

Taking time out

The PlayStation Network will go under the knife next week, as Sony works through another bout of scheduled maintenance. From 16:00PM GMT on Monday 4th March until approximately 03:00AM GMT on Tuesday 5th March you’ll be unable to access the PlayStation Store, Account Management, and Account Registration. You shouldn’t have a...

News: Scheduled PlayStation Network Maintenance Extended

Scheduled PlayStation Network Maintenance Extended

Don't panic

You’ll have ample opportunity to build a snowman, learn to juggle, and trim your toenails today, as Sony has announced that it's extending the PlayStation Network's scheduled maintenance for a few more hours. The period – which had been set to run from 16:00PM to 04:00AM GMT in Europe, and from 08:00AM to 20:00PM PT in North America...

News: PSN Maintenance Planned for 15th October

PSN Maintenance Planned for 15th October

It's been a while

The PlayStation Network will take a short break for scheduled maintenance starting 15th October, platform holder Sony has announced. We daresay the offline time will be spent preparing for the upcoming PlayStation Store overhaul. During the allotted period – scheduled to take place from 13:00PM BST through until 02:00AM BST the...

News: PlayStation Network Goes Under the Knife This Week

PlayStation Network Goes Under the Knife This Week

Pass the scalpel

In an announcement that will almost certainly be blown out of proportion all over again, Sony has announced that the PlayStation Network will be getting some much needed maintenance later this week. Starting 16:00PM BST on 26th July and running through until 08:00AM BST on 27th July, some elements of the PSN experience will be...

News: PlayStation Network Maintenance Returns Tomorrow

PlayStation Network Maintenance Returns Tomorrow

Stop press

The PlayStation Network is set to undergo another round of scheduled maintenance tomorrow. From 16:00PM BST tomorrow (that’s Thursday, if you’re not sure) through until 08:00AM BST on Friday, you’ll be unable to access Account Management and the PlayStation Store. Online gameplay should work if you sign in before the maintenance...

News: PSN Going Under the Knife Today

PSN Going Under the Knife Today

Maintenance watch

PlayStation Network maintenance periods are always given plenty of publicity around the web, but we rarely find it interrupts our playing schedule. Regardless, it’s out duty as your reliable source of daily PlayStation news to inform you that Sony’s preparing 13 hours of PSN repairs from 2PM BST (9AM EST) today. During that...

News: PSN Maintenance Returns This Wednesday

PSN Maintenance Returns This Wednesday

Heads up

It’s that time of the month again where we hop online to school you about Sony’s latest PlayStation Network maintenance plans. Comes around quick, doesn’t it? Posting on the official community forums, Sony’s announced that the latest batch of network repairs will begin on 21st March at 15:00PM GMT and will run right through until...

News: Scheduled PlayStation Network Maintenance Returns On Thursday, January 19th

Scheduled PlayStation Network Maintenance Returns On Thursday, January 19th

It's been a while since we posted about PlayStation Network maintenance; the Christmas break has clearly been kind to your gaming time

But Christmas is like a distant memory now, and so it's only appropriate that Sony's regular maintenance should return. The platform holder's issued a notice of warning on the official PlayStation forums, noting that certain services will be unavailable from 16:00PM..

News: Heads Up: Playstation Network Maintenance Scheduled For This Week

Heads Up: Playstation Network Maintenance Scheduled For This Week

It's been a while since the last batch of scheduled PlayStation Network maintenance, so we suppose we can't complain

Sony's announced that it's set to do some work on the PSN for a few hours this week, starting Thursday evening. The maintenance will run from 16:00PM, 15th December through to 02:00, 16th December UK time. During the downtime you might have some difficulties logging in. If you're..

News: PlayStation Network Down For Maintenance Again Tomorrow

PlayStation Network Down For Maintenance Again Tomorrow

Sony's dropped word that its bringing some of the PlayStation Network's features offline tomorrow (November 17th) for a spot of maintenance

Yup, again. This time it's the PlayStation Store and account management features that will be rendered inaccessible. The maintenance will run for 16:00PM GMT tomorrow right through until 02:00AM GMT on Friday morning. Don't worry though, you'll totally be able..

News: PlayStation 3 Software Maintenance To Take Place Next Tuesday

PlayStation 3 Software Maintenance To Take Place Next Tuesday

A variety of Sony published PlayStation 3 titles are due to go offline for a period of scheduled maintenance, Sony has announced

The downtime will span from 6AM until midday next Tuesday (November 15th). Titles such as PlayStation Home, Buzz, MotorStorm and Wipeout HD will all be affected, while other titles such as Killzone 3, SingStar and DanceStar Party will all be impacted to a lesser degree..

News: PushSquare Service Announcement: PlayStation Network Maintenance Scheduled Overnight

PushSquare Service Announcement: PlayStation Network Maintenance Scheduled Overnight

It's been a while

Almost, what, two weeks since the last wave of PlayStation Network maintenance. But we were never going to get away with it for too long. And sure enough, Sony has announced that the PlayStation Network will go offline overnight while the platform holder tweaks a few knobs and does, erm, general maintenance stuff. The maintenance is set to run between 02:00 and 08:00AM UK time on..

News: Again? PlayStation Network Offline For Two Hours Tonight...

Again? PlayStation Network Offline For Two Hours Tonight...

We're getting to the point where we can only imagine Sony has something brewing

That's what we'd like to believe. Because the amount of maintenance the PlayStation Network's getting lately has been pretty bizarre. It's not like this is a common thing. We remember in the 'olden' days, the PSN would get scheduled maintenance once a month at most. Sometimes once a quarter. Now it's twice a week. To be..