A slew of different online services is currently experiencing difficulties including PlayStation Network, Steam, and Fortnite.
PS4 and PS5 on the user welcome window
The PS4 and PS5 makers: “PlayStation Network services are up and running, but there are external, internet-wide issues that might affect your experience. Once these external issues are resolved, you should have no problem connecting to PlayStation Network.”
Users reporting on twitter
“Of course PSN is down, right when I have new games to be excited about.”
“PSN is down I just wanted a last Total Mayhem fix before going away for a week”.
Who else is down?
Websites and services for huge names such as Airbnb, Lloyds bank, Halifax bank, HSBC, John Lewis, and FIFA were experiencing issues, according to DownDetector
The websites of several airlines, banks, and technology companies including Amazon’s AWS, Delta Air Lines, and American Express were also among those facing outages –