PSO2 JP: Maintenance (1/17/2018)

The PlayStation Vita version of PSO2 will receive a small 61 MB patch!

January 17th Maintenance

  • 1/17/2018 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 1/16/2018 @ 9:00 PM ~ 3:00 AM EST
  • ※ Click the above link to convert to your timezone

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 1/17/2018 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 1/16/2018 @ 8:55 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

Late March Client Order Changes

Starting late March, they are changing the conditions for certain quests to make them easier to unlock. Due to these changes, certain client orders from Koffie will be removed from the game. The complete list of Koffie’s client orders affected will be listed in a table below. In addition, the unlocking conditions of client orders from various NPCs will be updated to reflect these changes.

 

New Quest Unlocking Conditions

Target Quest New Unlocking Condition
※Clear The Following Quest.
Dragonkin Ecological Survey 「Forest Exploration」
Kartargot Extermination 「Forest Exploration」
Subdue Caterdra’n 「Forest Exploration」
Volcanic Cave Exploration 「Forest Exploration」
Mech Power Survey: Desert 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Cargo Recovery: Desert 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Rare Ore Mining 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Desert Exploration 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Tundra Regional Survey 「Desert Exploration」
ARKS Search: Tundra 「Desert Exploration」
Subdue De Malmoth 「Desert Exploration」
Tundra Exploration 「Desert Exploration」
Mech Power Survey: Tunnels 「Tundra Exploration」
Distress Signal Investigation 「Tundra Exploration」
Transformer Takedown 「Tundra Exploration」
Subterranean Tunnels Exploration 「Tundra Exploration」
Berserk Dragon Suppression 「Subterranean Tunnels Exploration」
Specimen Collection: Skyscape 「Subterranean Tunnels Exploration」
Subdue Caterdra’nsa 「Subterranean Tunnels Exploration」
Skyscape Exploration 「Subterranean Tunnels Exploration」
Ruins Infestation Survey 「Skyscape Exploration」
Polluter Destruction 「Skyscape Exploration」
Wolgahda Extermination 「Skyscape Exploration」
Ruins Exploration 「Skyscape Exploration」
Sanctum Suppression 「Skyscape Exploration」
Subdue Sol Dirandal 「Skyscape Exploration」
Subdue Goronzoran 「Skyscape Exploration」
Sanctum Exploration 「Skyscape Exploration」
Coastal Ecological Survey 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Coastal Conservation 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Subdue Org Blan 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Coast Exploration 「Volcanic Cave Exploration」
Mech Power Survey: Quarry 「Coast Exploration」
Lillipan Colony Defense 「Coast Exploration」
Mobile Fortress Destruction 「Coast Exploration」
Quarry Exploration 「Coast Exploration」
Seabed Ecological Survey 「Quarry Exploration」
Wopal Rescue Team 「Quarry Exploration」
Subdue Decol Malluda 「Quarry Exploration」
Seabed Exploration 「Quarry Exploration」
Kuronite Suppression 「Coast Exploration」
Anjhadu-lili Demolition 「Coast Exploration」
Shironia Exploration 「Coast Exploration」
Facility Exploration 「Shironia Exploration」
Rheo Madullard 「Shironia Exploration」
Facility Exploration 「Shironia Exploration」
Kuronite Investigation 「Facility Exploration」
Codotta Idetta Subjugation 「Facility Exploration」
Kuron Exploration 「Facility Exploration」
Phantom Repulsion: Tokyo 「Shironia Exploration」
Train Ghidoran Suppression 「Shironia Exploration」
Tokyo Exploration 「Shironia Exploration」
Las Vegas Exploration 「Tokyo Exploration」

※These changes will be applied in the update in Late March.

 

Removed Koffie’s Client Orders

探索許可申請試練・Ⅰ 探索許可申請試練・Ⅱ
探索許可申請試練・Ⅲ 探索許可申請試練・Ⅳ
探索許可申請試練・Ⅴ 探索許可申請試練・Ⅵ
適性能力審査試練・海岸 適性能力審査試練・採掘場跡
適性能力審査試練・白ノ領域 適性能力審査試練・浮上施設
適性能力審査試練・東京 自由探索許可申請・森林
自由探索許可申請・火山洞窟 自由探索許可申請・砂漠
自由探索許可申請・凍土 自由探索許可申請・地下坑道
自由探索許可申請・浮遊大陸 自由探索許可申請・遺跡
自由探索許可申請・龍祭壇 自由探索許可申請・海岸
自由探索許可申請・採掘場跡 自由探索許可申請・海底
自由探索許可申請・白ノ領域 自由探索許可申請・浮上施設
自由探索許可申請・黒ノ領域 自由探索許可申請・東京

※These [Exploration Request], [Ability Review Trial], and [Free Exploration Request] client orders will be removed in the update in Late March.

 

 

 

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

▲▲ Eastern Standard Time ▲▲
Please [Refresh] the calendar after maintenance has ended!

▲▲ Japanese Standard Time ▲▲
Please [Refresh] the calendar after maintenance has ended!

Eastern / Central / Mountain / Arizona / Pacific

Hawaii / São Paulo / London / Berlin / Moscow

Bangkok / Philippines / Sydney / Japan

Please Note:

  • The Emergency Quest schedule will update automatically during maintenance. Please wait until after maintenance has ended to see the current schedule.
  • Please resync the calendar periodically to receive the latest updates, as the schedule may change at Sega’s discretion.
  • This calendar is unable to show Emergency Quests that occur at random.
  • Boost Events that occur for 24 hours will appear with only their start times.
  • Boost Events that occur for several hours will use the “period” suffix in their titles. Please check the Google Calendar itself to view the event duration.
  • You can see the Emergency Quest schedule on your phone by subscribing to the Google Calendar.

 

 

Best Scene General Election

To commemorate the release of the Omnibus Quest, PSO2 is holding a Best Scene general election. You may vote on a scene from any episode up to to two times a day. The scene with the highest votes will have an item created in their honor.

Best Scene Election Rundown

  • Press the green [投票する] button to vote for a scene.
  • You may vote for a scene up to two times a day.
  • Voting privileges will reset at 00:00 JST each day.
  • Items will be created based on the scene(s) with the highest % of votes.
  • Voting Period Ends: February 7th @ 16:00 JST
  • Voting Site: Scene General Election

 

Press the green [投票する] button underneath the scenes you wish to vote. Press the [はい] button on the left within the submenu to cast your vote.

 

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Arks New Year Carnival 2018
[Web Panel Rewards]

The Arks New Year Carnival returns for another year of celebration! Players can earn points by collecting Weapon Badges 2018. These points will be tallied across all players to unlock prizes listed at the official site. Please click [Event Scoring] for more details. Players can earn prizes by clearing the qualifying quest at least once.

Schedule

Arks New Year Carnival 2018
Carnival Events
Web Panel Event 1/10 ~ 2/21
The Beckoning Woods 1/10 ~ 2/7
The Menacing Castle  
Reward Period
Reward Period #1 2/28 ~ 3/7
Reward Period #2 3/14 ~ 3/22
Contests
Character Contest 12/28 ~ 2/7
PSO2 Video Contest 12/28 ~ 2/14
Screenshot Contest 2/7 ~ 2/28

Event Scoring

PSO2 Point Scoring

  • Acquire [Weapon Badges 2018] from the [Qualifying Quests]
    ※Badges from Client Orders and Campaigns do not qualify.

PSO2es Point Scoring

  • Acquire [Weapon Badges 2018] from es Emergency Quests and certain es Special Quests.

These points will be tallied across all players to unlock rewards featured on the official event page.

Weapon Badge 2018 Exchange List

Product List Badges
新年祭記念ドーナッツ’18
New Year Carnival Donut’18
1
ヘビーガトリングL
Heavy Gatling L
100
375ダンス49」
375 [Dance 49]
100
レイソード
Ray Sword
400
レイランス
Ray Lance
400
レイパルチザン
Ray Partizan
400
レイTダガー
Ray T Dagger
400
レイDセイバー
Ray D Saber
400
レイナックル
Ray Knuckle
400
レイスラッシュ
Ray Slash
400
レイカタナ
Ray Katana
400
レイDブレード
Ray D Blade
400
レイライフル
Ray Rifle
400
レイランチャー
Ray Launcher
400
レイTマシンガン
Ray T Machine Gun
400
レイボウ
Ray Bow
400
レイロッド
Ray Rod
400
レイタリス
Ray Talis
400
レイウォンド
Ray Wand
400
レイJブーツ
Ray J Boots
400
リア/サーキュレイ
Rear / Circu Ray
300
アーム/サーカレイ
Arm / Circa Ray
300
レッグ/サークレイ
Leg / Circ Ray
300
*アークマパンチャー
*Arkuma Puncher
100
*アークマベヨネット
*Arkuma Bayonet
100
*アークマミカタナ
*Arkumami Katana
100
*アークマライフル
*Arkuma Rifle
100
*アークマロッド
*Arkuma Rod
100
*アークマブーツ
*Arkuma Boots
100
輝光:輪廻の徒花トリガー
Solo T: Profound Darkness
50
フォトンブースター
Photon Booster
20
ラムダグラインダー
Lambda Grinder
20
光輝片トラナ
Torana Fragment
20
星繋石プレアデス
Pleiades Stone
20
極原晶ガレル
Galeru Crystal
20
極機晶ユルルングル
Yurlungur Crystal
20
メガトンパフェ
Megaton Parfait
50
ブラストパフェ
Blast Parfait
50
きあいパフェ
Bolster Parfait
50
みまもりパフェ
Vigilant Parfait
50
つよがりロール
Bravado Roll
50
ふんばりロール
Steadfast Roll
50
むてきロール
Invincible Roll
50

 

Qualifying Quests

The Beckoning Woods
逢魔に誘う幻惑の森

The Trigger version also qualifies for the event: 幻惑の森トリガー

 

Web Panel Rewards

Panel Prize Reward Date
#1 1000 Fun Ticket 3/14
+100% Earned FUN 3/14 ~ 3/22
Login Stamp +1 Bonus
#2

Rappy Medals (x10)

3/14
#3 Browile a (Accessory) 3/14
Brimoier a (Accessory)
Brandydos a (Accessory)
#4 50 Fishing Stamina Drink (x2) 3/14
50 Collecting Stamina Drink (x2) 3/14
+100% Fever Occurrence Rate 3/14 ~ 3/22
#5 Casino Coin Pass (x5) 3/14
Casino Super Boost 3/14 ~ 3/22
#6 Rappy Medals (x20) 3/14
#7 Loser Penna (Accessory) 3/14
Loser Felz (Accessory)
Loser Delota (Accessory)
#8 20% Off Recycle Shop 2/28 ~ 3/7
#9 +100% Tribooster 3/14
Free Salon Pass
Color Change Pass
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