Sony has disabled the LittleBigPlanet server due to an ongoing attack.
Recent attacks Little big planet The server has been disabled by Sony, saying there is no other option.
“Due to the severity of recent attacks, we have no choice but to temporarily disable the game server.” Tweets from LittleBigPlanet Twitter.. “These attacks are not downplayed, especially if they are targeting loyal community members. Thanks for your understanding.”
Sony yesterday admitted that the community is “experiencing problems with the server” and is investigating “these new attacks.”
Attacks appear to come in the form of abusive and sometimes vulgar error messages sent to players (thank you, Eurogamer).
This is not the first time a server has had a problem. Back in March, The server has stopped for a while due to a connectivity issue. Sony never admitted the reason behind the problem, but community members said someone had launched a DDoS attack to handle Sony’s franchise.
The final main entry in the LittleBigPlanet series was LittleBigPlanet 3, released in November 2014.
Hopefully Sony will be able to categorize things and bring Saab back online immediately.