GTA 5 Online down and Red Dead Online down reports are coming in at the moment as Rockstar Games fans have been hit with issues.

Independent outage monitor Down Detector has received a surge of GTA 5 Online and Red Dead Online down reports today.

Out of those affected, some 88 per cent of GTA 5 Online players have been hit by online play issues.

While some 92 per cent of Red Dead Online players have also been hit by server connection issues.

As the reported Rockstar Games server problems hit GTA 5 and Red Dead Redemption 2 players took to social networking site Twitter.

One tweeted: “@RockstarGames gta servers are down”.

Another posted: “@RockstarSupport GTA online Xbox One servers not working for me and my friends.”

One added: “@RockstarSupport the red dead servers are down!”

And another wrote: “@RockstarGames Why are red dead servers down?”

The Red Dead Online and GTA 5 Online server issues come after Red Dead Redemption 2 got a major patch earlier this week.

The Red Dead Redemption 2 summer update was launched on Tuesday, bringing with it three brand new character types.

The ability to change existing characters’ appearances was also finally added.

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