Dark Souls 3's PC servers have gone offline again – Eurogamer.net

A month after Dark Souls 3’s Steam servers were finally bought online following more than seven months of downtime, they’re offline again, with publisher Bandai Namco confirming it’s currently “investigating” the issue.
The Dark Souls server woes began in January, when Bandai Namco was forced to disable servers for all Dark Souls games following reports of serious security concerns. Although the publisher described the situation as ‘temporary’ at the time, it took over seven months for a fix to be deployed, with Dark Souls 3’s servers finally coming back online at the end of August.
Unfortunately, the celebrations have been short-lived, and the game’s PvP servers are, as of yesterday, once again unavailable, preventing players from accessing any of its online features.
Acknowledging the latest server woes on the official Dark Souls Twitter account, Bandai Namco wrote, “At this time, there is a confirmed issue with Dark Souls 3 online play via the Steam platform.” The publisher added that it’s currently “investigating the source of the problem”, and promised to provide an update “as soon as more details become available.”
There’s no word on the cause of the problem just yet, nor on the severity of the issue or the likely length of downtime this time around, but hopefully it won’t be too long before PC players can resume their invading and ‘amazing chest ahead’-ing once more.
At which point, many will be hoping Bandai Namco has more news to share on Dark Souls 1 and 2’s servers, which still remain offline following January’s plug-pull.
Will you support Eurogamer?
We want to make Eurogamer better, and that means better for our readers – not for algorithms. You can help! Become a supporter of Eurogamer and you can view the site completely ad-free, as well as gaining exclusive access to articles, podcasts and conversations that will bring you closer to the team, the stories, and the games we all love. Subscriptions start at £3.99 / $4.99 per month.
Matt Wales
Reporter
Matt Wales is a writer and gambolling summer child who won’t even pretend to live a busily impressive life of dynamic go-getting for the purposes of this bio. He is the sole and founding member of the Birdo for President of Everything Society.
Please enable JavaScript to see comments.
Eurogamer Newscast | How damaging are video game leaks?
As the industry rallies round Rockstar, and scorns a YouTuber.
7
Microsoft CEO "very confident" Activision Blizzard acquisition will be approved
"If this is about competition, let us have competition".
101
YouTuber who outed himself as behind "insider" posts admits chasing "clout" in new apology video
UPDATE: Ubisoft responds, saying it takes "these matters seriously and will manage accordingly".
51
Solium Infernum revival announced from League of Geeks
To hell and back.
1
Feature | What we've been playing
A few of the games that have us hooked at the moment.
2
Pokémon Go Prime Gaming rewards for September 2022 and how to redeem Prime Gaming codes
Prime subscribers can get free rewards every two weeks.
Wordle answer today for Friday, 23rd September: What is the word today for 461?
How to narrow down and solve today's Wordle.
Heardle answer today for Friday, 23rd September: What is the song today for 211?
How to narrow down and solve today's Heardle.
Premium only | Off Topic: Reading City of Glass in comic form
"Where exactly am I going?"
Premium only | Off Topic: Il Buco is a transporting film about a really big hole
Underlands.
Off-Topic | Netflix handled Sandman brilliantly
It was Dreamy.
9
Rallentando | Off Topic: Curious and Interesting Words is a dictionary that sends you on a journey
Page turner.
Buy things with globes on them
And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!
Bad puns and video games since 1999.
Copyright © 2022 Gamer Network Limited, a ReedPop company.
All rights reserved. No part of this site or its content may be reproduced without the permission of the copyright holder.

source

By admin

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

No widgets found. Go to Widget page and add the widget in Offcanvas Sidebar Widget Area.