PSO2 JP: Maintenance and Patch (7/21/2020)

Maintenance

The second part of the 8th Anniversary hits in this update!

PSO2 Maintenance

  • 7/21/2020 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 7/20/2020 @ 10:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 7/21/2020 @ 9:00 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 7/20/2020 @ 8:00 PM ~ 4:30 EDT

July 21st's Update

  • Game Launcher: Version 06.00.06
  • Game Client: Ver.6.1001.0
  • Patch Size: 1.5GB (PC)

 

Notice: Maintenance is an entire day earlier than usual

 

Patch Notes

Event Lobby

Wedding Lobby

  • Implemented Wedding Lobby (~August 5th)

Field Updates

New Limited Quest

Enemy Battleship Infiltration: Enhancer (敵艦潜入訓練:Enhancer)
July 21st ~ August 5th
Hard Lv.8+
Super Hard Lv.40+
Extra Hard Lv.70+
Ultra Hard Lv.85/85+ (Main/Sub)

Quest Difficulty Addition

  • Added Ultra Hard to the following Quests:
    • Requiem of the Specter's Grudge
    • T: Specter of Destruction
    • T: Specter of Tragedy

Limited-Time Client Order

  • More Client Orders have been added to Xie (~August 5th)

System Updates

Potentials

  • Added Potentials to some weapons

Quest

  • The Boss [Dark Falz Persona] will now lose HP when you attack his Special Attack
  • In the Final Battle of a Divide Quest, boost items will reduce after you start the battle.
  • In the Target Info, display up to 10 weaknesses.

8th Anniversary Badge Exchange

  • Implemented the Second Part of the 8th Anniversary Badge Exchange (~August 5th)

Medal Exchange Shop

  • Added items to the Prize Medal Exchange

Zieg

  • Added items to the [Get Units] Exchange

Casino

  • Updated the Limited Exchange

Recycle Shop

  • Changed the target of Excubes from [★10~★11 Weapons] to [★10~★12 Weapons]

My Room Shop

  • Updated the My Room Shop Lineup

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the Treasure Shop Lineup

Team Shop

  • Added items to the Team Shop

Player Shop

  • ★12 Units will now be sellable

Other Changes

  • On the PC, PS4, and Cloud versions of the game, adjusted the preview screen to be easier to use.
  • The Emergency Quest [Requiem of the Specter's Grudge] will now occur randomly.

 

 

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

Please Note:

  • The Emergency Quest schedule will update during maintenance.
  • 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.
  • You can see the Emergency Quest schedule on your phone by subscribing to the Google Calendar.

 

New Campaigns

Purchase Premium Campaign

During the Campaign Period, purchase a 90 Day Premium Set to receive luxurious rewards.

Campaign Period

  • July 21st ~ August 19th

Rewards

  • 607 [Clock Pose]
  • Sage's Crest (x50)
  • +150% TRI Boost (x3)
  • Bonus Key Kazuchi Assault

 

Puso Ni Comi Secret Phrases

Puso Ni Comi has a new season of animated episodes! Check the Official PSO2 Channel for new Episodes. While on PSO2, say the Phrase shown at the end of the Episode to receive a [Pusoni Memory 3].

New Secret Phrase

  • Ep.16: これは乙じゃなくてポニーテールなんだからね

Old Secret Phrases

  • Ep.15: 物欲センサーってあると思う?
  • Ep.14: あなたもお試し済み?
  • Ep.13: チャット発言先に気を付けよう
  • Ep.12: 女の子がカジキに丸のみ?
  • Ep.11: マグの中身って何かな?
  • Ep.10: レッツゴー野良緊急!
  • Ep.9: 朝までクエストガン回し
  • Ep.8: 銃座はどんどん強くなってるぞ
  • Ep.7: 初めてしてみたいです
  • Ep.6: スリスリぺちぺち
  • Ep.5: ドルチェと牧野の中の人公開中
  • Ep.4: 男の子だ!!!
  • Ep.3: キャストはえっちだ
  • Ep.2: キャラクリデータはとっておこう
  • Ep.1: アニメぷそ煮コミおかわり

Phrases Expiration Date

  • March 31st, 2021 @ 23:59 JST

 

AC Shop Bargains

The following bundles contain AC Shop items at a discounted price!

Period Date: Until July 29th's Maintenance

Item Package Contents Price
【盛夏の】初心者おすすめセット
[Midsummer] Starter Set
Item Pack Expansion +10
Mag Ticket
100,000 EXP Ticket (x2)
500 AC
【移植パス付】経験値・スクラッチ
[Transfer Pass Included] EXP / Scratch
+150% EXP Boost (x10)
Scratch Ticket (x2)
Ability Transfer Pass (x2)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
2,500 AC
【移植パス付】ブーストセット
[Transfer Pass Included] Boost Set
+150% EXP Boost (x3)
+400% RDR Boost (x5)
Ability Transfer Pass (x4)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x2)
5,000 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.

 

Sage's Crest Campaign

Beat the following goals to obtain Sage's Crests. The crests can be exchanged for ★15 Weapons at Zieg!

Campaign Period

July 21st ~ July 29th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear LQ [Ship Infiltration: Enhancer] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
2 Clear LQ [Ship INfiltration: Enhancer] 3 Times Sage's Crests (x10)
3 Clear EQ [Requiem of the Specter's Grudge] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
4 Clear EQ [Requiem of the Specter's Grudge] 3 Times Sage's Crests (x10)
5 Login 3 Days Sage's Crests (x10)
6 Link with PSO2es and Quick Search once Sage's Crests (x10)

※Goal 6 will be distributed at a later time.

 

On-Going Campaigns

Pre-Final Chapter of Ep6 – Story Campaign

During the Campaign Period, clear the Story Quests listed below before the Final Chapter is released for Episode 6 to earn rewards.

Campaign Period

  • July 15th ~ August 5th
Story Quest Rewards
Episode 1, Chapter 10
最後のさよなら
(The Final Goodbye)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x3)
Episode 2, Chapter 5
わたしが生まれたその理由
(The Reason I Was Born)
+150% TRI Boost (x3)
Evo. Device / Loosher
Episode 3, Chapter 4
蠢動する絶対防衛
(Wriggling The Ultimate Defense)
Ability Transfer Pass (x2)
Episode 4, Chapter 8
世界終焉の具現
(Armageddon Incarnate)
Ability Transfer Pass (x2)
Episode 5, Chapter 6
伝承を刻む救世の英雄
(The Legend of The Hero)
Tragic Trigger
Evo. Device / Perchona
Episode 6, Chapter 5
最後に在るは義の男神
(The End of The God of Fidelity)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Rainbow]

 

Multi-Platform Play Campaign

During the Campaign Period, login each Month on two different Platforms to earn rewards at a later date.

Campaign Period

  • March 25th ~ September 16th

Qualifying Platforms

  • PC, PS Vita, PS4, Cloud (PC),  Cloud (Switch)

Monthly Login Periods

  • March 25th ~  April 30th
  • May 1st ~ May 31st
  • June 1st ~ June 30th
  • July 1st ~ July 31st
  • August 1st ~ August 31st
  • September 1st ~ September 16th

Rewards Per Login Period

  • 50 Star Gems
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]

Reward Periods

  • Early to Mid June
  • Early to Mid July
  • Early to Mid August
  • Early to Mid September
  • Early to Mid October
  • Early to Mid November

 

Vita Going Away Campaign

PSO2 for the Vita will shut down on August 19th. Before it shuts down, anyone who has played on the PS VITA version of PSO2 before March 24th will be able to earn back up to 1,000 Star Gems per monthly period during the Campaign.

Campaign Period

  • March 25th ~ September 16th

Campaign Details

  • Using AC or SG while logged into an account will earn you back Star Gems.
  • For each monthly period, you will only be able to earn back up to 1,000 Star Gems.
  • Half of the total amount of SG & AC used during each period will be converted back into Star Gems, with every 5 AC used converted to 1 SG.

The Account must have been logged in once before March 24th, 2020 on the PS Vita Version.

Monthly Periods

  • March 25th ~  April 30th
  • May 1st ~ May 31st
  • June 1st ~ June 30th
  • July 1st ~ July 31st
  • August 1st ~ August 31st
  • September 1st ~ September 16th

Point Back Periods

  • Early to Mid June
  • Early to Mid July
  • Early to Mid August
  • Early to Mid September
  • Early to Mid October
  • Early to Mid November

 

PSO2 JP: Maintenance and Patch (7/15/2020)

Maintenance

PSO2 Maintenance

  • 7/15/2020 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 7/14/2020 @ 10:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 7/15/2020 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 7/14/2020 @ 9:55 PM ~ 4:30 EDT

July 8th's Patch

  • Game Launcher: Version 06.00.06
  • Game Client: Ver.6.0901.3
  • Patch Size: 38MB (PC)

 

 

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

Please Note:

  • The Emergency Quest schedule will update during maintenance.
  • 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.
  • You can see the Emergency Quest schedule on your phone by subscribing to the Google Calendar.

 

New Campaigns

Puso Ni Comi Secret Phrases

Puso Ni Comi has a new season of animated episodes! Check the Official PSO2 Channel for new Episodes. While on PSO2, say the Phrase shown at the end of the Episode to receive a [Pusoni Memory 3].

New Secret Phrase

  • Ep.15: 物欲センサーってあると思う?

Old Secret Phrases

  • Ep.14: あなたもお試し済み?
  • Ep.13: チャット発言先に気を付けよう
  • Ep.12: 女の子がカジキに丸のみ?
  • Ep.11: マグの中身って何かな?
  • Ep.10: レッツゴー野良緊急!
  • Ep.9: 朝までクエストガン回し
  • Ep.8: 銃座はどんどん強くなってるぞ
  • Ep.7: 初めてしてみたいです
  • Ep.6: スリスリぺちぺち
  • Ep.5: ドルチェと牧野の中の人公開中
  • Ep.4: 男の子だ!!!
  • Ep.3: キャストはえっちだ
  • Ep.2: キャラクリデータはとっておこう
  • Ep.1: アニメぷそ煮コミおかわり

Phrases Expiration Date

  • March 31st, 2021 @ 23:59 JST

 

Pre-Final Chapter of Ep6 – Story Campaign

During the Campaign Period, clear the Story Quests listed below before the Final Chapter is released for Episode 6 to earn rewards.

Campaign Period

  • July 15th ~ August 5th
Story Quest Rewards
Episode 1, Chapter 10
最後のさよなら
(The Final Goodbye)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x3)
Episode 2, Chapter 5
わたしが生まれたその理由
(The Reason I Was Born)
+150% TRI Boost (x3)
Evo. Device / Loosher
Episode 3, Chapter 4
蠢動する絶対防衛
(Wriggling The Ultimate Defense)
Ability Transfer Pass (x2)
Episode 4, Chapter 8
世界終焉の具現
(Armageddon Incarnate)
Ability Transfer Pass (x2)
Episode 5, Chapter 6
伝承を刻む救世の英雄
(The Legend of The Hero)
Tragic Trigger
Evo. Device / Perchona
Episode 6, Chapter 5
最後に在るは義の男神
(The End of The God of Fidelity)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Rainbow]

 

Character General Election

The Character General Election returns! It's time to vote for your favorite characters from Episode 6. You can vote for two different characters each day. Special Items will be created in-game later on based on the winners.

Voting Period

  • July 15th ~ July 21st @ 12:00 JST

Voting Links

 

Sage's Crest Campaign

Beat the following goals to obtain Sage's Crests. The crests can be exchanged for ★15 Weapons at Zieg!

Campaign Period

July 15th ~ July 21st

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear LQ [Special Training: Episode 6] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
2 Clear LQ [Special Training: Episode 6] 3 Times Sage's Crests (x10)
3 Clear Xie's Client Order:
[飯の道連れ]
(A Meal to Share)
Sage's Crests (x10)
4 Clear Xie's Client Order:
[プレゼントを考える娘]
(A Girl's Thoughtful Gift)
Sage's Crests (x10)
5 Login 3 Days Sage's Crests (x10)
6 Link with PSO2es and Quick Search once Sage's Crests (x10)

※Goal 6 will be distributed at a later time.

 

On-Going Campaigns

PSO2 x Idola Linked Campaign

During the Campaign Period, if you link your Sega ID used for PSO2 with Idola, you'll receive luxurious items for both games if you clear the objectives!

Campaign Period

  • July 7th @ 12:00 ~ July 21st @ 4:00 JST

Objectives

Objective Reward
On Idola, Clear Chapter 1 of Aries Knights’ Red and White Live: [A Big Misunderstanding] +100% EX EXP Booster
On Idola, Trade Cheering Towels for the [Commander On Stage] soul symbol +150% TRI Booster

Reward Distribution

  • Mid August

 

Multi-Platform Play Campaign

During the Campaign Period, login each Month on two different Platforms to earn rewards at a later date.

Campaign Period

  • March 25th ~ September 16th

Qualifying Platforms

  • PC, PS Vita, PS4, Cloud (PC),  Cloud (Switch)

Monthly Login Periods

  • March 25th ~  April 30th
  • May 1st ~ May 31st
  • June 1st ~ June 30th
  • July 1st ~ July 31st
  • August 1st ~ August 31st
  • September 1st ~ September 16th

Rewards Per Login Period

  • 50 Star Gems
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]

Reward Periods

  • Early to Mid June
  • Early to Mid July
  • Early to Mid August
  • Early to Mid September
  • Early to Mid October
  • Early to Mid November

 

Vita Going Away Campaign

PSO2 for the Vita will shut down on August 19th. Before it shuts down, anyone who has played on the PS VITA version of PSO2 before March 24th will be able to earn back up to 1,000 Star Gems per monthly period during the Campaign.

Campaign Period

  • March 25th ~ September 16th

Campaign Details

  • Using AC or SG while logged into an account will earn you back Star Gems.
  • For each monthly period, you will only be able to earn back up to 1,000 Star Gems.
  • Half of the total amount of SG & AC used during each period will be converted back into Star Gems, with every 5 AC used converted to 1 SG.

The Account must have been logged in once before March 24th, 2020 on the PS Vita Version.

Monthly Periods

  • March 25th ~  April 30th
  • May 1st ~ May 31st
  • June 1st ~ June 30th
  • July 1st ~ July 31st
  • August 1st ~ August 31st
  • September 1st ~ September 16th

Point Back Periods

  • Early to Mid June
  • Early to Mid July
  • Early to Mid August
  • Early to Mid September
  • Early to Mid October
  • Early to Mid November

 




ARKS CONNECT MEMORIES [Web Panel Rewards]

Panel Rewards

By collecting 8th Anniversary Badges from quests, players will earn points to unlock panel rewards for everyone!

July 8th ~ August 5th

~ Challenge ~
Additional TRI Boost based on Points Earned for the 2nd and 4th Reward Period
1st Reward Period (August 5th ~ August 19th)
Recycle Shop 20% OFF
SG Recycle Shop 20% OFF
Limited AC Recycle Shop
 
1st Reward Period (August 12th @ 00:00 JST ~ August 19th)
+1 Login Stamp Casino Super Boost
+100% Gathering Fever Rate
+100% Battle Coins
+100% Challenge Miles
+10% Grind Success Rate
+15% Affix Success Rate
+15% New-Type Weapon EXP
2nd Reward Period (August 19th ~ September 2nd)
+150% Experience
+150% Meseta
+150% Rare Drop Rate
+150% Rare Enemy Occurrence
+100% FUN  
3rd Reward Period (September 23rd ~ September 30th)
Recycle Shop 20% OFF
SG Recycle Shop 20% OFF
Limited AC Recycle Shop
+10% Grind Success Rate
+15% Affix Success Rate
+15% New-Type Weapon EXP
4th Reward Period (September 30th ~ October 14th)
+150% Rare Drop Rate  
PSO2es Reward Period (August 26th ~ September 2nd)
+200% EXP S3 Story Quest PSO2es Rappy Medals (x30) PSO2es
 
Current Points 獲得ポイント合計
Required Points For The Challenge

~ View Web Page ~

 

Individual Point Rewards

By collecting 8th Anniversary Badges from quests, players will earn points to unlock the prizes listed below!

Period 1: July 8th ~ July 21st
Period 2: July 21st ~ August 5th

Points Rewards
20 +100% TRI Boost (x2)
Lambda Grinder (x20)
Sage's Crest (x10)
50 +50% EX EXP Boost (x2)
Pure Photon (x20)
Sage's Crest (x10)
100 +100% TRI Boost (x3)
Plamia (x20)
Plamdest (x20)
Plamgrimo (x20)
150 Divide Medal (x100)
Lambda Grinder (x30)
Diard
200 +150% TRI Boost
Lambda Grinder (x30)
Sage's Crest (x10)
Diard
300 +100% EX RDR Boost
Plamia (x20)
Plamdest (x20)
Plamgrimo (x20)
400 +150% TRI Boost
Ultimate Booster (x10)
Sage's Crest (x20)
Diard
500 Ability Transfer Pass (x2)
+100% EX RDR Boost (x4)
Lambda Grinder (x30)
650 +100% EX TRI Boost
Pure Photon (x30)
Sage's Crest (x30)
800 A Battlewear Exchange Ticket
Lambda Grinder (x50)
1 Million EXP Ticket (x4)
1,000 +100% EX TRI Boost
Ultimate Booster (x20)
Emer Fragment (x100)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
1,200 Ability Transfer Pass (x3)
+100% EX RDR Boost (x2)
Lambda Grinder (x30)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
1,400 Weapon Form Pass
+100% EX RDR Boost (x2)
Grainne Fragment
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
1,700 +150% EX TRI Boost
+150% TRI Boost
+300% RDR Boost S
Bonus Key Tokyo [Rainbow]
2,000 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
2,500 Lambda Grinder (x20)
3,000 Sage's Crest (x20)
3,500 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
4,000 Lambda Grinder (x20)
4,500 Sage's Crest (x20)
5,000 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
5,500 Lambda Grinder (x20)
6,000 Sage's Crest (x20)
6,500 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
7,000 Lambda Grinder (x20)
7,500 Sage's Crest (x20)
8,000 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
8,500 Lambda Grinder (x20)
9,000 Sage's Crest (x20)
9,500 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
10,000 Lambda Grinder (x20)

 

Ship-Wide Ranking

By collecting 8th Anniversary Badges from quests, players will compete with others from their Ship to earn rewards.

Period 1: July 18th @ 12:00 ~ July 19th @ 11:59 JST
Period 2: August 1st @ 12:00 ~ August 2nd @ 11:59 JST

Rank Title Rewards
1 ~ 10 コネクトメモリア金賞
Connect Memoria
Gold Award
+50 Affix Success (x2)
Add Ability (Grand P)
Add Ability (Grand S)
Add Ability (Grand T)
Add Ability (Grand HP)
Add Ability (Grand PP)
1 Million EXP Ticket (x8)
Sage's Crest (x150)
11 ~ 50 コネクトメモリア銀賞
Connect Memoria
Silver Award
+50 Affix Success
Add Ability (S-Atk & PP/3)
Add Ability (R-Atk & PP/3)
Add Ability (T-Atk & PP/3)
Add Ability (HP & PP/3)
1 Million EXP Ticket (x7)
Sage's Crest (x150)
51 ~ 100 コネクトメモリア銀賞
Connect Memoria
Silver Award
+50 Affix Success
Add Ability (S-Atk & PP/3)
Add Ability (R-Atk & PP/3)
Add Ability (T-Atk & PP/3)
1 Million EXP Ticket (x6)
Sage's Crest (x150)
101 ~ 500 コネクトメモリア銅賞
Connect Memoria
Copper Award
+50 Affix Success
Add Ability (S-Atk & PP/2)
Add Ability (R-Atk & PP/2)
Add Ability (T-Atk & PP/2)
Add Ability (HP & PP/2)
1 Million EXP Ticket (x5)
Sage's Crest (x150)
501 ~ 1000 コネクトメモリア銅賞
Connect Memoria
Copper Award
+45 Affix Success
Add Ability (S-Atk & PP/2)
Add Ability (R-Atk & PP/2)
Add Ability (T-Atk & PP/2)
1 Million EXP Ticket (x4)
Sage's Crest (x150)
Unranked コネクトメモリア銅賞
Connect Memoria
Copper Award
+30% Affix Success
1 Million EXP Ticket (x4)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]

 

8th Anniversary Lottery!

By collecting 8th Anniversary Lottery Trickets from quests during their Drop Periods, players will be entered into a lottery after August 5th's Maintenance.

Drop Period 1: July 15th ~ July 21st
Drop Period 2: July 29th ~ August 5th

1 WINNER 10,000 AC Ticket
15 WINNERS 3,000 AC Ticket
100 WINNERS 300 Star Gems
5,000 WINNERS +150% EX TRI Boost (x10)
10,000 WINNERS Bonus Key Tokyo [Rainbow) (x3)

The Lottery Tickets will drop during their [Drop Period] from the Limited Quests [Special Training: Episode 6] and [Enemy Battleship Infiltration: Enhancer]. The more Tickets the player has, the more times you'll be entered into the Lottery.

Players outside of Japan will not be able to receive any real life prizes, but there are various in-game prizes you could receive. See here for the real life prizes

After August 5th, there will be an Exchange Shop to use your Lottery Tickets at

 


Schedule

ARKS CONNECT MEMORIES
Quests & Panel
Web Panel Event July 8th ~ August 5th
Special Training: Episode 6 July 8h ~ July 21st
Battleship Infiltration: Enhancer July 21st ~ August 5th
Reward Period
1st Reward Period August 5th ~ August 19th 
2nd Reward Period August 19th ~ Sept. 2nd
3rd Reward Period Sept. 23rd ~ Sept. 30th
4th Reward Period Sept. 30th ~ Oct. 14th
PSO2es Reward Period August 26th ~ Sept. 2nd
Events
Individual Rewards 1 July 8th ~ July 21st
Ship-Wide Ranking 1 July 18th ~ July 19th
Individual Rewards 2 July 21st ~ August 5th
Ship-Wide Ranking 2 August 1st ~ August 2nd

Obtain the [8th Anniversary Badges] from quests to gain points for the Web Panel Event!

Clearing quests tagged with WEB連動 (WEB Interlocking) will contribute points to the Web Panel based on difficulty.

  • Normal: 1 Point
  • Hard: 2 Points
  • Very Hard: 3 Points
  • Super Hard: 4 Points
  • Extra Hard: 5 Points