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The only question that is asked by every PSN user nowadays is, “When will Sony be restoring its PlayStation Store?” – And just few hours back we saw Sony revealing the answer. According to the official PlayStation US Blog, PlayStation Store that was previously reported to get restored on May 24th, will now return this week.
According to a memo sent by Sony to its game developer and publishing partners which is obtained by Gamasutra, Sony has finally decided to bring back its PlayStation Store on 24th of May.
Just one day after PlayStation Network restoration announcement, Sony unveils the details of its ‘Welcome Back’ appreciation program for North American and European customers. The perturbed PSN users have been offered free games and other complimentary services by Sony, as an apology for what they have suffered during the PSN attack, which according to Bloomberg was launched from Amazon servers.
We recently saw breaking news on Official PlayStation Blog saying, ‘Sony has started restoring its PlayStation Network and online services back’. And in other surprising news, it has been revealed that, Amazon.com’s web services cloud-computing unit was used by hackers to attack Sony online entertainment systems.
An update appeared on the official PlayStation Blog, after 4 days of no information regarding PlayStation Network outage. Read after the break, how Sony yet again failed to deliver an exact time or date over PSN restoration in this new update.
We hinted it before and Sony reveals it now. In a reply to congressional sub-committee, Sony claimed that Anonymous was the intruder behind PlayStation Network attacks, further stating that they have found a file on their server with words ‘We are legion’ attached to it.
After working hard day and night, Sony Engineers with the help of an outside security firm has collectively encountered the PlayStation Network and Qriocity systems problem. This whole process took one week and we saw results coming out gradually in a shape of updates.
70 million gamers today are going through a feeling of sheer disappointment as their most preferred Sony Network and Qriocity services are down on 7th day. It all started at the night of Wednesday when Sony PlayStation Network was attacked by an Anonymous hacking force.
It’s been three consecutive days now that PlayStation Network is down. All begin on Wednesday when a large number of PS users were unable to access the PlayStation Network due to some unknown error. Between this time frame, gamers experienced a series of unhappy updates (that are not over yet) by PlayStation Official Blog.
Let us share with you the latest update on the outage of PlayStation Network, after the break.