PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (03/20/2019)

Maintenance

Meet with Akhtar in PSO2 with this week’s update!
Don’t forget to check out the Road to Episode 6 campaigns!

PSO2 Maintenance

  • 3/20/2019 @ 2:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 3/19/2019 @ 1:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 3/20/2019 @ 1:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 3/19/2019 @ 12:55 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

March 20th’s Update

  • Game Launcher: Version 05.00.05
  • Game Client: Ver.5.1202.1
  • Patch Size: 35MB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 14GB (Vita)

PSO2 Maintenance in your Timezone

 

We’re currently looking for more volunteers to help out on Bumped. If you’re interested in assisting with one of the sections listed below you can contact (PSO2Ricardo#4505) on Discord!

  • PSO2 Station Posts (Need to be able to read/translate Japanese)
  • PSO2es
  • Idola Character Database

 

Upcoming Broadcasts

PSO2 Station

  • March 31st @ 14:00 ~ 15:00 JST

 

Patch Notes

Limited Time Event

Seasonal: Sakura Lobby

  • March 20th ~ April 24th

Seasonal: Sakura Cafe

  • March 20th ~ May 29th

Limited Client Orders

  • March 20th ~ May 15th
  • Akhtar, Lien, and Gene

Akhtar Exchange Shop

  • March 20th ~ May 15th

System Updates

Subclass

Player earned EXP will undergo the following adjustments:

  • The EXP gain penalty will no longer occur, even if the enemy level difference is 16 or more.
  • The Subclass EXP gain will change from 10% to 25%.
  • The Subclass EXP gain level cap will change from level 55 to level 70.

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the product listing of the Treasure Shop.

Road to Episode 6 Campaign

Road to Episode 6 Campaigns

 

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

▲▲ Eastern 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 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.

 

Road to Episode 6

Prepare for the next episodic expansion to PSO2 with a huge campaign!

Road to Episode 6 Campaign

 

Weekly Comic Memory Phrase

Obtain a [Puso Comic Memory] by saying the special phrase…

感謝祭で会った?

Last Week’s: おっさんじゃないけど

 

AC Shop Bargains

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

Period Date: Until March 27th @ 23:59 JST

Item Package Contents Price
【おまけ付】ボーナスセット2
Bonus Set 2 + Bonus
  • +150% EXP Booster (x10)
  • +400% Rare Drop Booster (x1)
  • Scape Doll (x5)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Silver]
  • Bonus Key Magatsu [Gold]
  • Bonus Key Magatsu [Silver]
  • Bonus Key Rappy F
3,500 AC
【おまけ付】アイテムパック拡張5個
5 Item Pack Expansion + Bonus
  • Item Pack Expansion +10 (x5)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
1,600 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.

 

Purchase Premium Campaign

During the Campaign Period, players will receive various gifts for purchasing a [Premium Set 90 Days]!

Campaign Period

  • March 6th ~ April 24th

Gifts

  • New Year 2019 Mat
  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • King’s Crest (x50)
  • Bonus Key Kazuchi Assault

 

Spend AC, Get Items

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

Campaign Period

  • Until March 24th @ 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.
※Using [Arks Scratch Tickets] to play the AC Scratch does not fulfill the campaign requirements of spending AC.

 

PhantasyStarCh Subscribe Campaign

During the Campaign Period, players will earn rewards based on the number of subscribers to the PhantasyStarCh on Youtube!

Campaign Period

  • Until March 31st @ 23:59
Subscriber # Reward
57,500 Color Change Pass
60,000 +100% Triboost
62,500 +150% Triboost
65,000 1 Million EXP Ticket

Reward Period

  • Mid April 2019

 

Road to Episode 6 Twitter Campaign

During the Campaign Period, retweeting tweets with [#RoadtoEPISODE6] in them will reward all the players based on the total amount of retweets in total.

Campaign Period

  • March 20th @ 15:00 ~ April 14th @ 23:59 JST
Total Retweets Reward
10,000 +100% Triboost
15,000 Super Casino Boost
(4/25 ~ 5/7)
20,000 Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
25,000 +45% Ability Success Rate
30,000 +50% RDR Boost
+50% Meseta Boost
(4/25 ~ 5/7) for all quests
40,000 +50% EXP Boost
+50% Rare Enemy Occurrence
(4/25 ~ 5/7) for all quests

Reward Period

  • Mid April 2019 (except for the boosts)

 

Arks Battle Support Campaign

During the Campaign Period, play in the [Arks BT 2019 Qualifier] to earn Weapon Badges!

Campaign Period

  • March 13th ~ April 20th @ 23:59 JST
Task Reward
Play [Arks BT2019 Qualifier] x1 2019 Weapons Badge x50
Play [Arks BT2019 Qualifier] x3 2019 Weapons Badge x100
Play [Arks BT2019 Qualifier] x5 2019 Weapons Badge x150

 

Web Panel Rewards

Boost Rewards Earned FUN +100%
Earned EXP +150%
Earned Meseta +150%
Rare Drop Rate +150%
Rare Enemy Rate +150%

 

King’s Crest Campaign Final #1

Complete the following goals to obtain King’s Crests. The crests can be exchanged for ★14 Weapons at Zieg!

Campaign Period

March 20th ~ March 27th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear Gene’s Client Order:
Help Me Purify the Dragonkin
(龍族の浄化を手伝ってください)
King’s Crests (x100)
2 Clear Lien’s Client Order
Please Help the Lillipans!

(リリーパ族を助けておくれよ!)
King’s Crests (x100)
3 Clear any Free Field King’s Crests (x100)
4 Clear any Free Field x3 King’s Crests (x100)
5 Clear a Ranked Battle Arena Match King’s Crests (x100)
6 Login 3 Days King’s Crests (x100)
7 Link with PSO2es and Quick Search King’s Crests (x100)

※Goal 7 will be distributed at a later time.

 

Road to Episode 6 Campaigns

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Akhtar & Lien Joins Gene For The Annual Visit From PSO2es

~ March 20th, 2019 ~

Akhtar & Lien NPCs

Akhtar and Lien make their lobby debut with Gene in tow to commemorate the 5th anniversary of PSO2es! Help sort out their newfound troubles by clearing a series of client orders. As a token of their appreciation, you’ll be rewarded with [Chip Fragment 2019 Gold].

Trade in your fragments at Akhtar’s Exchange Shop for various room items and weapon camos.

Subclass EXP Gain

Currently, your active subclass gains a 10% portion of your earned experience up until it reaches Level 55. With this update, the following changes will be made:

  • The level cap for gaining subclass EXP will be raised to Lv. 70.
  • The EXP rate will increase to 25%.

Road to Episode 6

Prepare for the next episodic expansion to PSO2 with a huge campaign!

Road to Episode 6 Campaign

Daydream Live (AC Scratch)

Fill your wardrobe with the garments displayed by Matoi & Quna in their enchanting [Phantasic 3D Live 2018] debut performance!

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PSO2 JP: Maintenance (03/13/2019)

Maintenance

PSO2 Maintenance

  • 3/13/2019 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 3/12/2019 @ 10:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 3/13/2019 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 3/12/2019 @ 9:55 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

PSO2 Maintenance in your Timezone

 

We’re currently looking for more volunteers to help out on Bumped. If you’re interested in assisting with one of the sections listed below you can contact (PSO2Ricardo#4505) on Discord!

  • PSO2 Station Posts (Need to be able to read/translate Japanese)
  • PSO2es
  • Idola Character Database

 

Upcoming Broadcasts

PSO2 Station

  • March 31st @ 14:00 ~ 15:00 JST

 

 


We’d like to thank all of our current patrons for helping to keep the site afloat! If you like the work that we do, please consider donating 1$ or more to continue our Phantasy Star coverage!

 

 

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 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.

 

Weekly Comic Memory Phrase

Obtain a [Puso Comic Memory] by saying the special phrase…

おっさんじゃないけど

Last Week’s: メカアニメによくあるやつ

 

AC Shop Bargains

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

Period Date: Until March 20th’s Maintenance

Item Package Contents Price
【おまけ付】便利セット2
Useful Set 2 + Bonus
AC Scratch Ticket
Character Storage Expansion +50
Mag Ticket
+400% Rare Drop Booster
PSZERO Memory
2,000 AC
【おまけ付】プレミアムセット3
Premium Set 3 + Bonus
Premium Set 30 Days
+400% Rare Drop Booster
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
2,000 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.

 

Spend AC, Get Items

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

Campaign Period

  • Until March 17th @ 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.

 

Purchase Premium Campaign

During the Campaign Period, players will receive various gifts for purchasing a [Premium Set 90 Days]!

Campaign Period

  • March 6th ~ April 24th

Gifts

  • New Year 2019 Mat
  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • King’s Crest (x50)
  • Bonus Key Kazuchi Assault

 

PhantasyStarCh Subscribe Campaign

During the Campaign Period, players will earn rewards based on the number of subscribers to the PhantasyStarCh on Youtube!

Campaign Period

  • Until March 31st @ 23:59
Subscriber # Reward
57,500 Color Change Pass
60,000 +100% Triboost
62,500 +150% Triboost
65,000 1 Million EXP Ticket

Reward Period

  • Mid April 2019

 

New Year Client Order Campaign #3

During the Campaign Period, clear the Client Orders below to earn various rewards!

Campaign Period

  • March 6th ~ March 20th
Character Client Order Reward
Afin
(White Day)
Afin’s Compliment
お返しアフィンくん
獲得経験値+100% +100% EXP Booster (x3)
Hans King of Hell
地獄の王
FUN1000獲得チケット 1000FUN Ticket (x2)
Hans Blue Sky-King
天を覆いし青き王
レアドロップ倍率+250% +250% RDR Booster (x2)
Revelle Black Slaughter II
ブラック・スローター・II
フォトンスフィア Photon Sphere (x5)
Hans Powerful Native Variations
強健に変異せし原生種
ボーナスキーラッピーF Bonus Key Rappy F

 

Arks Battle Support Campaign

During the Campaign Period, play in the [Arks BT 2019 Qualifier] to earn Weapon Badges!

Campaign Period

  • March 13th ~ April 20th @ 23:59 JST
Task Reward
Play [Arks BT2019 Qualifier] x1 2019 Weapons Badge x50
Play [Arks BT2019 Qualifier] x3 2019 Weapons Badge x100
Play [Arks BT2019 Qualifier] x5 2019 Weapons Badge x150

 

Web Panel Rewards

Item Rewards

  • 1000FUN Ticket
  • Casino Coin Pass x5
  • Good Pick Axe x10
  • Good Fishing Pole x10
  • 50 Stamina Fishing Drink
  • 50 Stamina Collecting Drink
  • Free Salon Pass
  • Color Change Pass
  • Weapon Form Change Pass
  • +100% Triboost x3
  • Bonus Key Rappy F x2
  • +50% Great Grind Success Rate x5
  • +40% Ability Success Rate
  • Lambda Grinder x50
  • Photon Sphere x10
  • V Rappy Mantle
  • V Rappy Trophy
  • 168 Star Gems

Boost Rewards (March 13th ~ March 20th)

  • +1 Login Stamp
  • +100% Battle Coins
  • +100% Challenge Miles
  • +100% Gathering Fever Occurrence
  • 20% OFF Recycle Shop and SG Recycle Shop
  • +10% Grind Success Rate
  • +15% NT Grind EXP
  • +10% Affix Success Rate

Casino Super Boost

  • The Super Boost will occur periodically each day, please check the EQ Schedule to see the times
  • Arkuma Slots will be boosted at all times.

 

Quest Boosts

March 13th ~ March 20th

A Boisterous White Day 2019

  • +100% Rare Drop Rate
  • +100% Experience
  • Increased [Lovey Rappy Suit Mini] & [Blue Rappy Suit Mini] drop rate (XH Only)

 

King’s Crest Campaign

Complete the following goals to obtain King’s Crests. The crests can be exchanged for ★14 Weapons at Zieg!

Campaign Period

March 13th ~ March 20th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear [Specter of Destruction] x1 King’s Crests (x10)
2 Clear [A Boisterous White Day 2019] x1 King’s Crests (x10)
3 Clear [A Boisterous White Day 2019] x3 King’s Crests (x10)
4 Complete Revelle’s Client Order:
[Mirage Aggressor V]
[ミラージュ・アグレッサー・Ⅴ]
King’s Crests (x10)
5 Play a Battle Arena [Ranked Match] King’s Crests (x10)
6 Login 3 Days King’s Crests (x10)
7 Link with PSO2es and Quick Search King’s Crests (x10)

※Goal 7 will be distributed at a later time.

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