Tag: PlayStation Network

PlayStation Network Users Can Now Change Their Names (But...)

Gaming 67 Apr 10, 2019 by Andrew Evans

A long-awaited feature is now available to PlayStation Network users: account name changes. Depending on your region, the feature will become available later on April 10 or April 11. It… Read More »

PSN Gamers Will Finally Get to Change Their Usernames Starting Next Year

Gaming 44 Oct 11, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

So long, Xx_DaNkGaMeR_xX. It’s been swell, SwagLord6969. That’s right: after over a decade, Sony will finally allow players the ability to change their usernames on its online service. The rumors… Read More »

So Many People Played GT Sport on Christmas Weekend, PSN Thought it was a DDoS Attack

You’ll probably have noticed that connecting to GT Sport‘s servers was almost impossible for the last couple of days. Users were unable to log in to race online, or even… Read More »

Connectivity Issues Plague GT Sport as Holiday Season Starts

If you’re just settling in to some well-earned time off and hoping to get some GT Sport action, we’ve got a little bit of bad news. Players all over the… Read More »

Sony Might Let You Change Your PSN Name Next Year

Gaming 33 Dec 13, 2017 by Jordan Greer

Aside from the new Gran Turismo merchandise released at last weekend’s PlayStation Experience, there wasn’t much for racing game fans to get excited about from the show. An interview with… Read More »

EU PSN Easter Sale Offers Savings on DiRT Rally, Project CARS & More

Gaming 2 Apr 5, 2017 by Ali Samy

PlayStation’s annual Easter PSN sale offers big discounts on racing games.

Polyphony Digital to Ban PS3 Consoles Running Hacked GT6 Games

Players using illicitly modified game data to hack Gran Turismo 6 will find their consoles banned from online services.

Lengthy PSN Maintenance to Affect GT5's Online Services, March 4th/5th

Gran Turismo 5’s online services are expected to be offline for over 14 hours, Sunday through Monday.

US/EU PSN Stores Back Online, Still Nothing for Japan

Gran Turismo fans continue to wait for the next GT5 update as PlayStation Network services remain offline in Polyphony Digital’s homeland.

PSN Issues Holding Back Next Gran Turismo 5 Update

Kazunori Yamauchi shares some information about the next GT5 update via Twitter.

PlayStation Network Service Restoration Begins Now

It looks like the long wait is nearly over – Sony will begin restoring PlayStation Network services around the world over the next 24 hours.

Sony Offers Another PlayStation Network Service Update: It's Still Down

Sony acknowledges they have more work to do before bringing the PlayStation Network back online.

PSN Gaming Services to Return "This Week"

Sony held a press conference in Tokyo today to provide more details about the ongoing PlayStation Network outage and their plans moving forward.

PlayStation Network User Information Compromised, Service Remains Offline

The ongoing PlayStation Network outage goes from bad to worse with the exposure of user account information.

GT5's Online Features Remain Crippled by PSN Outage

Gran Turismo 5’s online features remain crippled by the extended downtime of the PlayStation Network due to “external intrusion”.