[Update: Aug. 3] OpenSea down, not working, or throwing server error 504, fix implemented & being monitored

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story…

Original story (published on October 16, 2021) follows:

Just in case you’re trying to get your head around why OpenSea isn’t working for you, find solace in the fact that you aren’t the only one facing issues lately.

A quick look at micro-blogging site Twitter conveys there are many others affected by the same issue. As per reports, while some say the service isn’t working or broken for them, for others it throws ‘server error 504’.

For a quick glance, here’s how some of the complainants word the problem:


Opensea down during eth pump is not so bad… paper handers can’t list and undercut floor so low lol (Source)

Opensea hit $3B in revenue in August. The company is cash rich. I’m genuinely puzzled at the amount of times their servers fall down. (Source)

been having tough time making a transaction for the past couple of hours…Is anything wrong with the server? (Source)

Fortunately, OpenSea’s support team acknowledged the issue and it is under investigation. Moreover, a fix has been implemented and the team is monitoring the results.


We hope that this server down issue gets sorted out soon and users can again get access to all the OpenSea services as usual.

Rest assured, we’re keeping tabs on all related developments, and will update this page with relevant info as and when we come across any.

So in case you’re encountering the problem discussed here, stay hooked for updates.

Update 1 (October 18)

IST 10:21 am: OpenSea now reports that this issue has since been resolved and services should now be working optimally.

open sea issue resolved

Update 2 (October 21)

IST 09:50 am: It looks like OpenSea is down again for many. Saashub.com is also reporting the same.

Update 3 (April 4)

IST 02:50 pm: Reports on Twitter indicate that OpenSea is down and not working for users in many regions.

Opensea being down again is low key bullish (Source)

Opensea is down. Water is wet (Source)

Opensea down? Bull is back (Source)

Update 4 (April 6)

06:35 pm (IST): It appears that the recent issue with OpenSea has been resolved as we haven’t come across any fresh user reports on Twitter.

Update 5 (August 3)

04:44 pm (IST): According to fresh reports on Twitter, OpenSea is currently down or not working for many.

06:59 pm (IST): It appears that the recent outage with OpenSea has now been resolved as number of reports on Twitter has diminished.

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