PlayStation Network is down, Lizard Squad takes credit

PlayStation Network is down, and the issue is currently being investigated by SCEA.

@AskPlayStation, the official PlayStation support account, tweeted the following message as reports of the network outage started hitting both Twitter and sites

Interestingly, PlayStation’s server status page indicates all systems go.

Meanwhile, past DDOS culprits Lizard Square are claiming credit for the outage. It wouldn’t be the first time they’ve targeted Sony.

Sound off in the comments if you’ve been having trouble connecting to PlayStation Network. We’ve been unable to get online ourselves.

Are you getting the PSN error code 80710092? If so, check out how to fix it here.