psn News ▼

Sony To Extend PS Plus Subscriptions Following PSN Outage

01/05/2016, As you might have heard, yesterday Sony’s PlayStation Network was down and appeared to be down for a good while. So far it seems like it might have been some connectivity or network issues and not a hack like we’re sure many gamers are a little...

Sony’s PlayStation Network Is Down

01/04/2016, Ever since Sony’s PlayStation Network (PSN) was hacked in 2011 that caused a major outage, we suppose we can’t blame gamers if they were to feel paranoid whenever PSN goes down because it is unclear if this is simply a connectivity issue, or if it the...

Guilty: Lizard Squad Member Hacking Exploits

07/08/2015, It looks like the long arm of the law has finally dispensed the relevant kind of justice – Julius “zeekill” Kivimaki, who is one of the members of the notorious Lizard Squad, has been found guilty for being part of a distributed...

PlayStation Network Goes Down For Maintenance Today

06/29/2015,   If you’re unable to access the PlayStation Network today don’t freak out or worry that something bad has happened, Sony has confirmed that it is going to take down the PlayStation Network today for routine maintenance. This is nothing...

Sony Raises Funds For Nepal Earthquake Relief On PSN

05/19/2015, Ever since news broke of the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal, many companies all over the world have come forward and offered their support, and Sony is one of the latest companies to help out by trying to raise earthquake relief funds via the Sony...

PlayStation Network Outage Yet Again

01/07/2015, It is starting to feel like a nightmare all over again, as there are PlayStation users who have reported connectivity issues whenever they try to log in to the PlayStation Network, and this particular incident has already been confirmed by Sony. Sony’s...

PSN Still Suffering From Intermittent Connectivity

12/29/2014, As many gamers have probably figured out for themselves, Sony’s PSN and Microsoft’s Xbox Live were hacked over Christmas, effectively preventing them from playing their games online. Now both Xbox Live and PSN are back online and the group claiming...

Lizard Squad Says They Will Stop Hacking Xbox Live And PSN

12/28/2014, As many gamers who use Sony or Microsoft’s gaming services have noticed, both PSN and Xbox Live were taken offline during Christmas due to the attacks of a hacker group who call themselves the Lizard Squad. Now it appears that the hacks have stopped and...

PSN And Xbox Live Come Under Attack Once Again

12/25/2014, It looks like you will find it hard to get a good gaming session in over Christmas. Just yesterday a hacker group going by Lizard Squad took down both PlayStation Network and Xbox Live for a while, causing a great inconvenience to gamers around the world....

PSN And Xbox Live Hit By Hackers On Christmas Eve

12/25/2014, One would think that hackers would recede in their lairs for the holidays but the reality is different. A notorious group which goes by the moniker Lizard Squad is taking credit for the attack on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live that took place on...

Sony Denies Claims That PSN Was Hacked

11/24/2014, A few years ago, Sony landed themselves in some hot water when it was discovered that PSN was hacked. The issue wasn’t so much that they got hacked, but rather it stemmed from the fact that Sony knew its defences were obsolete but did nothing about it...