Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia have announced that on February 28 at 17:00 JST, they will be shutting down the online services for Demon’s Souls in Japan.
This means that the following will no longer be available after this time…
- Online multiplayer (co-op and invasions)
- Writing and reading hint messages
- Other players’ bloodstaines (death replays)
- Wandering phantoms
- Browsing the rankings
In Europe and North America, the servers are handled by Atlus. Atlus have not announced any plans to shut down the services in these regions.