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Is Apex Legends down? Players report issues with EA servers on PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Published: 5/May/2019 17:07 Updated: 19/May/2020 22:36

by Calum Patterson


Apex Legends players reported widespread server outages on May 19, unable to log-in to their account or get to the main screen – but have the issues been resolved by EA? Let’s take a look…

At roughly 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET on Tuesday, May 19, server issues reared their head again for Apex Legends, after a smaller outage earlier in the same month.

Gamers were reportedly receiving a number of error messages which appear to be linked, such as being unable to connect to EA servers, or being hit with error 100 code.

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A spike in reports came in for login issues in Apex Legends.

Down detector shows lots of reports coming in for Apex Legends at 10am PST on May 19.


For those that are seeing an error code 100, you may be able to fix the problem with this guide, although it appears that the server outages have since been resolved.

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The server issues are impacting Apex Legends players from several regions.

The reports are happening sporadically throughout the world with most of the issues centralized in North America and the larger parts of Europe.

EA Servers down for players on May 19

Those who were hoping to hop on to some Battlefield V while Apex Legends was down would have been out of luck, too, as it appeared that EA servicesare also acting up.

Respawn or EA have yet to address the latest connection problems, though the influx of reports are bound to get their attention as more players are encountering the login issues.


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Previously, EA was able to confirm that they were experiencing connectivity problems on May 5, and it seems like those problems have arisen once again.

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EA’s services are reportedly being affected by problems as well.

The publisher and devs usually address severe problems in a timely manner to prevent a majority of players from experiencing any issues.

People experiencing problems with EA or Apex Legends servers should report it so the devs could have more feedback to work off of.

Updated: May 19, 2019 – 10:47 AM PST

Respawn Entertainment are now investigating the connectivity issues that have been plaguing players.

The devs have been building a reputation for a quick turnaround when it comes to a fix for login issues, so stay tuned for another update from Respawn.


Updated: May 19, 2019 – 2:32 PM PST

Respawn have addressed the connectivity problems preventing people from logging into the game.

The problems affecting PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC communities should be taken care of but Respawn will surely monitor the issue if it arises again.

Last updated: May 19, 2019 – 2:32 PM PST