The PlayStation Network (PSN) is an online multiplayer gaming platform. Utilising PlayStation consoles, PSN lets players from all over the world connect and play together.
Although Sony made some attempt at granting its Playstation 2 console online capacity, it was not until the Playstation 3 that its gaming franchise’s online potential was unleashed. Competing up against Microsoft’s XBox Live service, PSN has millions of faithful followers playing hundreds of different videogame titles.
Despite various setbacks due to security breaches over the years, PSN nevertheless remains a popular service which has expanded into media like video streaming, web browsing and music.