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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PSO2 JP: Maintenance (1/10/2018)

Enter the Enchanted Forest in a new update for PSO2!

January 10th Maintenance

  • 1/10/2018 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 1/9/2018 @ 9:00 PM ~ 3:00 AM EST
  • ※ Click the above link to convert to your timezone.

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 1/10/2018 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 1/9/2018 @ 8:55 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

 

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Patch Notes

Field

  • Added a new field: The Enchanted Forest

 

New Limited Quest (~ Feb. 7th, 2018)

Quest Name Difficulty Level Req.
The Beckoning Woods
逢魔に誘う幻惑の森
Normal Lv.1+
Hard Lv.20+
Very Hard Lv.40+
Super Hard Lv.50+
Extra Hard Lv.70+

Partial Item Listing

Limited-Time NPC (~ Feb. 21st, 2018)

  • Added Xie (New Year Festival 2018) in the Shop Area
  • Added Client Orders
  • Added [New Year Festival 2018 Exchange Shop (First Half)]

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the product list

S-Class Abilities

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.

 

Spend AC, Get Items

Players who spend set amounts of AC during the campaign period will receive several prizes!

Campaign Period

  • January 10th ~ January 14th @ 23:59 JST

Campaign Qualifications

(1) Spend 2000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x5)

(2) Spend 5000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • White Rappy Suit
  • +30% Ability Affixing Success

(3) Spend 10,000 AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • Lambda Grinder (x2)

※AC / iAC spent in PSO2es prior to linking does not qualify for this campaign. However, any AC or iAC spent after linking will qualify for the campaign.

Ways You Can Spend AC

  • Playing Arks Scratch on PSO2 or PSO2es
  • Buying Arks Scratch Ticket Bundles
  • Buying Items in the AC Shop
  • Using a Scape Doll to revive
  • Using AC Content at the Beauty Salon
  • Spending AC to add a Skill Tree
  • Spending AC to reset a Skill Tree
  • Spending AC to buy a character
  • Transferring to another ship

Using [Arks Scratch Tickets] to play the AC Scratch does not fulfill the campaign requirements of spending AC.

Prize Pickup Period

  • Available instantly but expires February 15th, 2018

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PSO2 JP: Campaigns & Boosts (1/3/2018)

Happy New Years

※Added more boosts under [First Campaign Quest of 2018!] (Jan. 4th)

 

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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.

 

Omnibus Quest Campaign

Clear a certain chapter in EP3 Omnibus Quest to receive several prizes.

Campaign Period

  • December 20th ~ January 10th

Campaign Conditions

(1) Clear Omnibus Quest EP3: [Why Am I Here] 此処に在る意味

  • 40 SG Ticket
  • Bonus Key Rappy F
  • Evo D. / Patty and Tiea

(2) S-Rank Clear Omnibus Quest EP3: [Why Am I Here] 此処に在る意味 using a regular class on Normal:

  • +100% Tribooster
  • Ability Affixing Success +45%
  • *Divine Sword Crosstrease

Condition (2) Distribution Date

  • Mid February

 

AC Shop Bargains

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

Period Date

  • December 29th ~ January 10th
Item Package Contents Price
半額ACスクラッチ券
Half-Priced AC Scratch Ticket
AC Scratch Ticket (x1) 100 AC
アイテムパック拡張5個セット
5 Item Pack Expansion Set
Item Pack Expansion +10 (x5) 1,600 AC
【おまけ付】プレミアムセット
Premium Set + Bonus
30 Day Premium Set (x1)
AC Scratch Ticket (x1)
Scape Doll (x2)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
1,700 AC
【おまけ付】ブーストセット
Boost Set + Bonus
+150% EXP Booster (x6)
+300% Rare Drop Booster (x6)
Bonus Key Rappy F
3,250 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.

 

Dengeki Polytan Carnival Rewards

The second batch of Dengeki Polytan Carnival rewards will kick in on New Year’s Day.

Boost Event Period

Boost Event Details

  • +10% Item Grind Success
    • Old Types, Units, Skill Ring
  • +10% Special Ability Affixing Success
  • +15% EXP on NT Grinds

 

First Campaign Quest of 2018!

The following Quests will have boosts during certain periods of this week.

All Quests

January 4th ~ 10th Maintenance (JST)

Boost Event

  • +100% Rare Drop Rate Boost

 

Merry Christmas on Ice 2017

January 4th ~ 10th Maintenance (JST)

Boost Event

  • +100% Rare Drop Rate Boost
    ※Also applies to Trigger Quest

 

Profound Invasion

January 4th ~ 10th Maintenance (JST)

Boost Event

  • +200% EXP Boost
  • +200% Rare Drop Rate Boost
  • +500% Enemy HP
  • +100% Enemy Attack
  • Added Drops:
    • *Coat Edge (Camo)
    • Rykros Staff (★14 Takt)
    • Quelle Windea (★14 TMG)
    • Ray Series

 

Ultimate Naberius

January 4th ~ January 5th 23:59 (JST)

Boost Event

  • +200% EXP Boost
  • +200% Rare Drop Rate Boost
  • +100% Rare Enemy Rate
  • +100% Enemy HP
  • Added Drops:
    • Evo Device / Petit Anga (Mag Device)
    • Rear / Weliabode (★12 Unit)
    • Quelle Scarlette (★14 Double Saber)
    • Lavis Cannon (★14 Wand)

 

Ultimate Lillipa

January 6th ~ January 7th 23:59 (JST)

Boost Event

  • +200% EXP Boost
  • +200% Rare Drop Rate Boost
  • +100% Rare Enemy Rate
  • +100% Enemy HP
  • Added Drops:
    • Evo Device / Petit Anga (Mag Device)
    • Rear / Weliabode (★12 Unit)
    • Akatsuki (★14 Sword)
    • Jupiter Tullus (★14 Dual Blades)

 

Ultimate Amduscia

January 8th ~ January 10th Maint (JST)

Boost Event

  • +200% EXP Boost
  • +200% Rare Drop Rate Boost
  • +100% Rare Enemy Rate
  • +100% Enemy HP
  • +100% Enemy Attack
  • Added Drops:
    • Evo Device / Petit Anga (Mag Device)
    • Rear / Weliabode (★12 Unit)
    • Eternal Psycho Drive (★14 Rod)
    • Kazami-no-tachi (★14 Katana)

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