dark        

EA is investigating why Anthem is crashing PS4s

0

Put all your hands up?

Over the weekend, various reports were coming from users on Reddit that Anthem had been crashing their PS4s. One user reported a completely bricked console and others were claiming that Sony had begun issuing refunds for digital purchases of the game in response to these claims. While there isn't any confirmation of those stories, EA has now officially come out and stated that Anthem is indeed causing system lockups on PS4.

In a Tweet late last night, EA states it is aware of the crashing issue and is prompting players to send their crash data reports so that the company can get to work on a fix. A thread has been created on EA's website so that players can further detail what issues they are personally experiencing. A quick survey of the response shows that this isn’t just affecting base PS4 consoles, but also PS4 Pro devices.

If you have had your PS4 lock-up while attempting to play BioWare's latest looter-shooter, I’d urge you to post in this thread. The only way this problem will get fixed is with more info, since it doesn't seem like EA even knows what is causing it. I suppose that day-one patch was just for show.

EA Help [Twitter]

EA admits Anthem is crashing PS4 consoles [VG 24/7]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Peter Glagowski
Peter GlagowskiAssociate Editor   gamer profile

Plucked right from the DToid community (formerly KingSigy), Peter is an aspiring writer with a passion for gaming and fitness. If you can't find him in front of a game, you'll most likely find hi... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: anthem   (76)   From our database:

  • EA CEO says Anthem isn't dead, but only gives us vague promises of life - Chris Carter
  • Anthem's biggest content update to date is now in testing - Chris Carter
  • BioWare is testing Anthem's big new Cataclysm event before rolling it out publicly - Chris Carter
  • Anthem's launch sales fell under expectations, but digital sales broke records - Peter Glagowski
  • Anthem has likely cracked $100 million in digital revenue but who really knows - Brett Makedonski
  • BioWare 'very disappointed' in Anthem's rough launch - Chris Moyse
  • BioWare caves, increases Anthem loot quality across the board - Chris Carter
  • BioWare rolls out new Anthem patch to fix myriad bugs - Chris Carter
  • EA is investigating why Anthem is crashing PS4s - Peter Glagowski
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Anthem #BioWare #Electronic Arts #PC #PS4 #Sony Computer Entertainment #Twitter #Xbox One

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •