Minecraft launch causes PSN errors, Sony responds

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PSN is not functioning properly right now and according to Sony it has to do with the Minecraft launch. As you all know, it’s an extremely popular game that has sold millions on numerous platforms.

We reported earlier that people have been getting various errors and some were even seeing 0 games in their PS4 library. The multiplayer is also not functioning although you can see your friends list.

The PS4 is unstable and that’s entirely due to PSN, which is sort of scary if you think about it.

Sony has responded to these errors and this is what they tweeted.

I guess it would take some time for them to fix all these problems. But Destiny’s launch on September 9th doesn’t look so good for PSN, does it? Tell us what you think in the comments section below.

56 Comments

  1. Brian

    September 5, 2014 at 2:00 am

    smdh….good luck on Tuesday!

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

      Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.

      • Brian

        September 10, 2014 at 12:27 am

        yup, the truth hurts you I see that….bwahahahahah

  2. Arnold Stallone

    September 5, 2014 at 2:01 am

    for all the people that lose thousands of hours on this game:
    if you want something that steals your time, and will help you reach 65 years old much faster, as apparently, your lives are that boring, why don’t …
    … you start counting your hair? stats say a human head has around 120’000. can you please verify it ?

    … or buy 1kg/lbs of sugar, and try counting how many tiny grains there are

    … or start google maps, and street view, and start visiting ALL the streets of new york, with your arrow keys

    … or grab a Bible, and start counting how many times your find the word “JESUS”

    DAMN, people, there must be something you could do, to occupy your time, without having to buy a game and align virtual blocks.

    • aawells07

      September 5, 2014 at 2:23 am

      Lmao you came here just to be a massive cunt and you succeeded. You’re so superior compared to everyone else.

      • Ryan lee

        September 5, 2014 at 2:32 am

        if you mean he’s funny then yes, he is

      • Jan Compaf

        September 5, 2014 at 5:13 am

        said the massive cunt

    • Guestington

      September 5, 2014 at 2:44 am

      Creating things in minecraft activates portions of the brain that are not activated during a rote task such as counting identical items into the thousands. Since our existence is defined by our brains, they are inherently different and incomparable.

      If you define an action’s worth by movement of the physical body, keep in mind that is simply a cellular representation of something that is taking place in the mind.

      • Jan Compaf

        September 5, 2014 at 5:13 am

        get a job as a mason and build homes with bricks, you even get real money in return and you get smarter because you align bricks

    • Escopablobar

      September 5, 2014 at 4:23 am

      I don’t know if I agree with what you’ve said but your comment is one of the best I’ve read in a long time. Cheers.

    • bpaq87

      September 5, 2014 at 6:39 am

      just to be devels advocate here i guess, but what makes anything you do more meaningful? How do you define what is a good use of time. What makes you think there is any value to anything you do? Why do some people play this stupid game? They enjoy it.

  3. zblacktt

    September 5, 2014 at 2:41 am

    God help us come Sept 9th….. The PSN is going to blow the hell up with the massive millions logging on at once. RIP PSN…… Destiny.

  4. Spencer

    September 5, 2014 at 3:59 am

    People do love blowing things out of proportion don’t they? PSN will be fine on Tuesday.

    • ineedgames

      September 5, 2014 at 8:17 am

      If this is going to be a common occurrence with PSN and they are now paying for it, people have the right to complain.

      • Da GeeZ

        September 5, 2014 at 8:10 pm

        Yep, the PSN is fair game now… bring on Tuesday…this is going to be so much fun :)

        • ineedgames

          September 6, 2014 at 2:43 pm

          lol I’ll probably just not get the game Day one not just because the Servers will be down but just to look at all of the butthurt comments.

        • demfax

          September 9, 2014 at 9:24 pm

          Stop spreading fanboy lies, hatred, and FUD. All you have areworthless lies and fanboy hatred that accomplishes nothing. It’s not healthy to hate pieces of plastic and people who like playing video games on them.

          PSN is already hugely improved from PS3 and Sony is investing more into it.

        • demfax

          September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

          Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.,.

      • demfax

        September 9, 2014 at 9:24 pm

        Stop spreading fanboy lies, hatred, and FUD. All you have areworthless lies and fanboy hatred that accomplishes nothing. It’s not healthy to hate pieces of plastic and people who like playing video games on them.

        PSN is already hugely improved from PS3 and Sony is investing more into it.,.

      • demfax

        September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

        Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.

  5. Jan Compaf

    September 5, 2014 at 5:08 am

    PSN should have remained free for PS4, too many problems lately with PSN and now problems because of a shitty pixel game?

    LMFAO SONY YOU SUCK

    Greed will be your fall.

    • TraceSkipper

      September 5, 2014 at 7:20 pm

      sony is the least greediest of all the companies … right now microsoft has 30 billion tuck away in off shore accounts to avoid american taxes … so the point here is you’re an idiot b/c you lack knowledge. Jan Compaf you’re ignorance will be your fall.

      • Jan Compaf

        September 6, 2014 at 1:17 am

        and how do you got that info?
        from yo ass?
        and sony making you pay if you want to play online for PS4 is not greed?
        i see no improvements for psn only failures lately, if you cant see that then you are a stupid blind fanboi just STFU kid and go back to xbox

        • TraceSkipper

          September 9, 2014 at 7:04 pm

          haha when I’m right, I’m right.

          • Jan Compaf

            September 9, 2014 at 7:57 pm

            haha when I’m right, I’m right.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:25 pm

      Stop spreading fanboy lies, hatred, and FUD. All you have areworthless lies and fanboy hatred that accomplishes nothing. It’s not healthy to hate pieces of plastic and people who like playing video games on them.

      PSN is already hugely improved from PS3 and Sony is investing more into it.

      • Jan Compaf

        September 9, 2014 at 11:28 pm

        Calm down you gonna have a blind fanboi heart attack.
        What worthless lies?
        Why would i lie about something i experienced?
        Im most likely a bigger lvl on PSN than you are, its just that im not blind or choose to look the other way like you are doing so you are the fanboi here and a blind one.
        You are hating people that hate plastic so i dont know why you accuse me of something when you are even worse.
        Just because Sony said it doesnt mean you have to belive it, were you living under a rock all this time?
        Dont you know Sony?
        They throw a lie here and there more often than the others.

  6. ineedgames

    September 5, 2014 at 8:16 am

    And it’s a pay to play service now.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

      Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4..,

  7. Anders

    September 5, 2014 at 8:56 am

    I suggest that that you pre-download or Destiny or get the physical copy.

  8. Elkethus Degrace Lauzon

    September 5, 2014 at 10:34 am

    Thats why i pre purchase destiny on my xbox one soo ill be rdy at midnight.

    • Da GeeZ

      September 5, 2014 at 8:09 pm

      Good choice Buddy :)

      • Elkethus Degrace Lauzon

        September 5, 2014 at 10:49 pm

        Thanks. i feel Playstation should do the same also. or the destiny launch will be horrible for them if minecraft was.

      • demfax

        September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

        Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.a

    • You are flat out wrong

      September 6, 2014 at 8:58 pm

      Nice Shitbox Live avatar.

      • Elkethus Degrace Lauzon

        September 6, 2014 at 9:58 pm

        i have ps4 xbox one and wii u -…-

        • You are flat out wrong

          September 6, 2014 at 11:02 pm

          Say Xbone.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:24 pm

      Stop spreading fanboy lies, hatred, and FUD. All you have areworthless lies and fanboy hatred that accomplishes nothing. It’s not healthy to hate pieces of plastic and people who like playing video games on them.

      http://www.dualshockers.com/2014/07/31/sony-gives-more-info-on-psn-investment-and-online-revenues-ps4-sales-timing-in-china-still-undecided/

      http://www.dualshockers.com/2014/05/24/sonys-kaz-hirai-details-the-future-strategy-for-playstation-promises-mindset-changes-and-investment/

      PSN is already hugely improved from PS3 and Sony is investing more into it.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:24 pm

      Stop spreading fanboy lies, hatred, and FUD. All you have areworthless lies and fanboy hatred that accomplishes nothing. It’s not healthy to hate pieces of plastic and people who like playing video games on them.

      PSN is already hugely improved from PS3 and Sony is investing more into it.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

      Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.,

      • Elkethus Degrace Lauzon

        September 9, 2014 at 9:29 pm

        i have playstation and xbox one…. you seem like a fanboy im reading every post and you trying to defend company thats totally fanboy.i just said that playstation should pre load game for be rdy at launch pre install stop act like fanboy you look pathetic demfax

  9. john

    September 5, 2014 at 2:23 pm

    They’re so fucking pathetic!! These useless cunts make is pay for PS+ then PSN goes down! They always seem to have their finger up their ass!! Whats gonna happen next Tuesday when Destiny comes out ay? Useless wankers!

    • Da GeeZ

      September 5, 2014 at 8:08 pm

      Exactly

      • demfax

        September 9, 2014 at 9:25 pm

        You are ignorant, delusional, constantly wrong, and pure evil fanboy waste.

        Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:25 pm

      Stop spreading fanboy lies, hatred, and FUD. All you have areworthless lies and fanboy hatred that accomplishes nothing. It’s not healthy to hate pieces of plastic and people who like playing video games on them.

      PSN is already hugely improved from PS3 and Sony is investing more into it.

      ,

  10. ImOnaDrugCalledSheen

    September 5, 2014 at 5:52 pm

    “But Destiny’s launch on September 9th doesn’t look so good for PSN, does it?”

    Managed to sneak a fanboy xbot comment in there, well done.

  11. supersungin

    September 5, 2014 at 6:28 pm

    consoles just works ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

      Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.

  12. Midori Inaba

    September 5, 2014 at 7:31 pm

    Minecrap*

  13. Da GeeZ

    September 5, 2014 at 8:07 pm

    This does not bode well for the launch of Destiny on PSN :(

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

      Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.

  14. starscream1180

    September 6, 2014 at 12:07 am

    psn in a nutshell.

    • demfax

      September 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm

      Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.,,

      • starscream1180

        September 9, 2014 at 9:28 pm

        lmao ….ok guy

  15. Guest

    September 6, 2014 at 9:03 pm

    lmao all these salty Xbots and their bitch tears. Most of Destiny will be bought at retail or will be pre-loaded. The real question is if Activision’s servers will be ready or not. They should be OK considering their history with COD. No one wants a repeat of the GTA Online debacle which affected both services. Remember that, bots? But we’ll see.

  16. demfax

    September 9, 2014 at 9:25 pm

    Big surprise, another article swarming with rabid microsoft shills screaming lies and hatred about Sony and PS4.

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