PLAYSTATION STORE DOWN – UPDATE TWO: The issues affecting the launch of the FIFA 19 demo should now be resolved.
The official EA Sports FIFA Twitter account has tweeted to say the FIFA 19 demo is live and available to play right now.
They posted: “Your season starts NOW. Get the #FIFA19 Demo”.
The EA Sports FIFA Twitter also published a blog post which provides links to different platforms’ digital marketplaces so you can download the FIFA 19 demo straight away.
PLAYSTATION STORE DOWN – UPDATE ONE: The EA Help Twitter account has responded to the FIFA 19 demo launch issues.
The FIFA 19 demo was released around 3pm BST today but since then fans have reported issues downloading the FIFA 19 demo from the PlayStation Store.
Responding to these problems, the EA Help Twitter posted: “We are aware of connectivity issues with #FIFA titles on all platforms and are looking into it now. Stay tuned for updates.”
The Ask PlayStation UK Twitter account has been responding to PS4 fans hit by the PlayStation Store issues.
They have suggested fans try promoting the download remotely instead of downloading directly on the PS4.
Responding to one PS4 owner, they said: “Hi! Sorry to hear that! Have you tried downloading it remotely via the phone app?”.
ORIGINAL: The PlayStation Store is reportedly having issues with PS4 fans getting a PS Store error message when they try to download the FIFA 19 demo.
Independent website Down Detector has received a surge of reports of issues with PSN following the FIFA 19 demo release this afternoon.
The outage monitor has registered hundreds of issues as fans took to Twitter to report problems with the PlayStation Store.
The FIFA 19 demo launched on PS4 at 3pm BST today but soon afterwards fans took to Twitter to report issues accessing it in the PS Store.
While tweeting another they posted: “HI! The demo for FIFA 19 has just dropped and there may be temporary issues as a result of increased traffic.
“Please keep trying and let us know if you’re having the same issues in an hour or so.”
Other PS4 fans who took to Twitter claimed to have solved how to download the FIFA 19 demo from the PS Store.
One tweeted: “For anyone having issues downloading as PSN is down the PS4 Fifa 19 demo and have pre ordered, you can access the demo link via your Library.”
While another posted: “PS Store is down but u can still download: Use the PSN app, go to store, click add to shopping chart, buy it, go to library on PSN, bought, download it.”
The PS Store website is currently available online with the FIFA 19 demo listed.
Click here to be directed to the page you need to visit to the FIFA 19 demo listing on the PS Store.