Citing routine scheduled maintenance, Sony PlayStation has said that the network will be down on Monday, April 16. starting at approximately 6:00 am PDT / 9:00 am EDT. It has been informed that the maintenance will be carried out for 13 hours, concluding around 7:00pm PDT / 10:00 pm EDT.
“During much of this time, users won’t be able to access the PlayStation Store, PlayStation Home, Account Management or play online. PSN enabled websites will not be able to service users, including this one (which means PlayStation Blog).” said Matthew Harper from PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Management team.
The Network Down means that it will be offline from 2:00pm GMT or 9:00pm in Tokyo. More details for the maintenance have not been disclosed at the moment.