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 How do I create a PSN account?


This section will provide you with a list of easy to follow instructions to create a PSN account in order to redeem your PlayStation Network game cards and prepaid subscriptions.

  1. Turn on your PS4 console, and activate your controller by pressing the ‘PS’ button in the middle of the device. Following this, you will be directed to page asking you to sign in, or ‘Create a User’.
  2. Enter your information, or sign in to a PlayStation profile that you used for an older PS device such as a PS3 or PS Vita. This will link your account.
  3. Enter the email address you wish to tie to the account, choose your password and complete the process.
  4. You will now be prompted to sign up for PlayStation Plus, which is the PSN service that provides access to content, online gaming, movies, television shows, and more. Please see the section on redeeming your PSN game cards in the next section for help putting your cards to good use!
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