EA down: FIFA 19, Battlefield 5 server status UPDATE
EA servers down (Image: EA)
UPDATE: EA servers appear to be back online in games like FIFA 19 and Battlefield 5.
According to the EA Help page, the server outage has been resolved and multiplayer is working fine.
Responding to a question on Twitter, an EA spokesperson said: “Hey Jake, thanks for getting in contact. We are aware there was a server outage but it has been resolved now. Let me know if you’re still having issues connecting.”
ORIGINAL: EA servers have seemingly gone down, as FIFA 19 and Battlefield 5 players complain about not being able to get online.
The EA server status doesn’t make for good reading right now, with fans are unable to connect to popular Electronic Arts’ games.
These complaints have been picked up by Down Dectector, which is an independent outage monitor that detects when services go offline.
At the time of writing, nearly 600 people have complained about EA going down, while hundreds more have mentioned specific games like FIFA and Battlefield.
EA Down Detector map (Image: EA)
The EA support page is yet to respond to the problems, leaving fans to fill in the gaps on Twitter.
One fan on Twitter writes: “I can’t connect to the servers on fifa 19, are they down?”
Another fan asks: “@EAHelp has the whole of ea gone down ??? cant even get on their site or BF5.”
According to the Down Detector outage map, the problems are primarily in Europe and the UK.
Express Online will keep an eye on the downtime and update players with more information.