First of all, you are not alone who is facing this issue. Yesterday, I tried to log in to PSN, but getting the message Playstation Network is currently undergoing maintenance ( NP-35000-8 ).
We have seen these days; gaming service is not providing service like before. Due to Covid-19 traffic has increased on PlayStation 4.
However, employees are not doing work properly because of health concerns.
Why Playstation Network Down?
I think the spike in traffic is the primary cause of this error. Sony is officially yet to confirm this issue.
No one knows why some users are facing maintenance errors. Others are communication problems with Playstation Network.
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Some Players are getting messages to renew their PS Plus subscription, although they have already up to date.
Check Server Status
You can also check server status from Playstation follow the link. https://status.playstation.com/en-us/ I checked the status and shows all services are up and running.
How to Fix PS4 error np-35000-8
I am sharing some possible solutions to get rid of this error. Someone sharing on twitter, Don’t log in with your primary account.
You have two options either create a new account without login or sign in with another PlayStation account.
Now you will get new users after doing many skips, and then you can switch your primary users.
You can also try turning off your PlayStation console four and then turn on that might help to sort out problems.
I hope you get the idea of why Playstation Network Down and possible solutions to fix this error. If you are facing the same problem, then comment below.