PSO2 JP: Maintenance and Patch (7/1/2020)

Maintenance

PSO2 Maintenance

  • 7/1/2020 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 6/30/2020 @ 10:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance Extended

  • 7/1/2020 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 6/30/2020 @ 9:55 PM ~ 4:30 EDT

July 1st's Patch

  • Game Launcher: Version 06.00.06
  • Game Client: Ver.6.0901.1
  • Patch Size: 75MB (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.13: チャット発言先に気を付けよう

Old Secret Phrases

  • 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

 

Zero Grind Cost Campaign


It's finally here! The Zero Grind Cost Campaign lets you use the following services without spending Meseta!

Campaign Period: July 1st ~ July 15th

Qualifying Services
Weapon And Unit Grinding
Skill Ring Grinding
Ability Affixing
Ability Transfer
S-Class Ability Transfer
OT Potential Unlocking
Potential Switching
Candy Compression

※The above services will cost zero meseta.
※Material Items and Required Items are not covered by this campaign.

 

Grind Boost Campaign

Campaign Period: July 1st ~ July 15th

Grind Boosts
Grinding (OT/Unit/Skill Ring) Success Rate +5%
Affixing (NT/OT/Unit) Success Rate +5%
NT Grind EXP +15%
NT Grind Great Success Rate +25%

 

Item Get Campaign 2

During the Campaign Period, clear the following tasks to get items!

Campaign Period

  • July 1st ~ July 8th
Task Reward
Clear a Featured Quest and Receive the Special Gift 3 Times +150% TRI Booster (x2)
Clear the Emergency Quest or Trigger [In The Driving Rain 2020] 3 Times +100% EX EXP Booster (x2)
Clear the Emergency Quest or Trigger [In The Driving Rain 2020] 5 Times +100% EX RDR Booster (x2)
Clear the Emergency Quest or Trigger [In The Driving Rain 2020] 7 Times +100% EX TRI Booster (x2)
Clear the Emergency Quest [Incarnation of Knowledge] on UH 2 Times +150% EX TRI Booster

※Triggers for [Incarnation of Knowledge] does not count towards the last task.

 

Emergency Quest Rush 2

During the Campaign Period, the boosted Quests will occur more frequently!

Campaign Period

  • July 1st ~ July 8th

Boosted Quests

  • Emergency Quest: Incarnation of Knowledge
  • Emergency Quest: In The Driving Rain 2020

Boosts

  • +100% Rare Drop
  • +100% Experience

※Boost only applies to the above Quests.

 

Sonic The Hedgehog Movie

To celebrate the release of the Sonic The Hedgehog Movie in Japan, Sega will be giving out Sonic related items if you say the secret phrase.

Campaign Period: Until July 5th @ 23:59 JST

Sonic Movie Secret Phrase

  • ソニック映画公開おめでとう

Campaign Rewards

  • Sonic Knuckle
  • Chao Mask
  • Sonic (Room Item)
  • Amy (Room Item)
  • Station Square (Music Disc)

 

Character General Election

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

Voting Period

  • July 1st ~ July 8th @ 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 1st ~ July 8th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear [The Driving Rain 2020] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
2 Clear [The Driving Rain 2020] 3 Times Sage's Crests (x10)
3 Clear EQ [Incarnation of Knowledge] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
4 Clear EQ [Incarnation of Knowledge] 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

AC & SG Shop Bargains

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

Period Date: Until July 8th's Maintenance

AC Shop Bargains

Item Package Contents Price
【祝8周年】初心者おすすめセット
[8th Anniversary] Recommended Starter Set
Item Pack Expansion +10 
Mag Ticket
Bonus Key Tokyo Gold (x1)
500 AC
【おすすめ】キャラ倉庫拡張
Character Storage Expansion
Character Storage Expansion +50
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
600 AC
【お得な】アイテムパックセット
Item Pack Set
Item Pack Expansion +10 (x5)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x2)
1,600 AC
【豪華】ブーストセット
[Luxurious] Boost Set
+150% EXP Booster (x3)
+400% RDR Booster (x5)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Rainbow]
4,900 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.

SG Shop Bargains

Item Package Contents Price
コレクトゲージ増加(中)
Collect File Gauge (Medium)
Collect File Gauge (Medium) 150 SG
コレクトゲージ増加(大)
Collect File Gauge (Big)
Collect File Gauge (Big) 350 SG

※The first SG Bargain is limited to two.
※The second SG Bargain is limited to one.

 

Premium Set SPECIAL PRICE

During the Campaign Period, get a 30 Day Premium Set for 1,000 AC!

Campaign Period

  • June 10th ~ June 30th @ 23:59 JST

 

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: Emergency Maintenance (6/25/2020)

Sega has announced an Emergency Maintenance at the following time:

  • 6/25/2020 @ 16:00 ~ 22:00 JST Completed
  • 6/25/2020 @ 3:00 AM ~ 9:00 AM EDT

Maintenance Contents

  • To correct issues affecting game balance.
  • Follow-Up: The issue at hand was the Special Collection Files for [Quelle Vesper] and [Glass Egg] did not have their Gauge's Target Quest set correctly.

Rescheduled Emergency Quests

  • In The Driving Rain 2020
    • June 25th @ 19:00 JST -> June 26th @ 18:00 JST
  • Incarnation of Knowledge
    • June 25th @ 21:00 JST -> June 28th @ 17:00 JST

Maintenance is expected to finish at 22:00 JST. However, depending on the situation, it could end earlier or later than scheduled. They are sorry for the inconvenience this has caused and will consider some form of compensation. Details will be provided in the future.

PSO2 JP: Maintenance (6/24/2020)

Maintenance

Catch up on the lastest PSO2 Station!+ with our Recap Post
Get your raincoats ready for In The Driving Rain Emergency Quest

PSO2 Maintenance

  • 6/24/2020 @ 11:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 6/23/2020 @ 10:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance Extended

  • 6/24/2020 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 6/23/2020 @ 9:55 PM ~ 4:30 EDT

 

Patch Notes

New Emergency Quest

In The Driving Rain 2020 (雨風とともに2020)
Limited Time: June 24th ~ July 8th
Hard Lv.8+
Super Hard Lv.40+
Extra Hard Lv.70+
Ultra Hard Lv.85+ (Both Main and Sub Class)

Field Updates

New ARKS Missions

  • Added new Limited-Time Missions (June 24th ~ July 8th)

New Collection Files

  • Added new Collection Files:
    • Driving Rain 2020 Weapon Collection
    • Driving Rain 2020 Egg Collection

New Weapons

  • Added ★15 Bullet Bow: Quelle Vesper (クヴェレウェスペル)

System Updates

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the product listing.

 

 

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

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

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

  • June 24th ~ July 1st @ 12:00 JST

Voting Links

 

AC & SG Shop Bargains

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

Period Date: Until July 8th's Maintenance

AC Shop Bargains

Item Package Contents Price
【祝8周年】初心者おすすめセット
[8th Anniversary] Recommended Starter Set
Item Pack Expansion +10 
Mag Ticket
Bonus Key Tokyo Gold (x1)
500 AC
【おすすめ】キャラ倉庫拡張
Character Storage Expansion
Character Storage Expansion +50
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
600 AC
【お得な】アイテムパックセット
Item Pack Set
Item Pack Expansion +10 (x5)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x2)
1,600 AC
【豪華】ブーストセット
[Luxurious] Boost Set
+150% EXP Booster (x3)
+400% RDR Booster (x5)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Rainbow]
4,900 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.

SG Shop Bargains

Item Package Contents Price
コレクトゲージ増加(中)
Collect File Gauge (Medium)
Collect File Gauge (Medium) (x1) 150 SG
コレクトゲージ増加(大)
Collect File Gauge (Big)
Collect File Gauge (Big) 350 SG

※The first SG Bargain is limited to two.
※The second SG Bargain is limited to one.

 

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.12: 女の子がカジキに丸のみ?

Old Secret Phrases

  • 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

 

Sonic's Birthday 2020

It's Sonic's 29th Birthday! To celebrate, Sega is giving out several prizes if you say the secret phrase in chat.

Period Date: June 23rd ~ July 1st's Maintenance

Say the following phrase using the in-game chat to receive prizes at the Visiphone.

  • ソニック29周年おめでとう

Campaign Rewards

  • Sonic Mask
  • Amy Mask
  • Evo Device / Megadrive
  • Escape From The City

 

 

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

June 24th ~ July 1st

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear EQ [In The Driving Rain 2020] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
2 Clear EQ [In The Driving Rain 2020] 3 Times Sage's Crests (x10)
3 Clear EQ [Incarnation of Knowledge] 1 Time Sage's Crests (x10)
4 Clear Free Field [Tokyo Exploration] 1 Time 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

Premium Set SPECIAL PRICE

During the Campaign Period, get a 30 Day Premium Set for 1,000 AC!

Campaign Period

  • June 10th ~ June 30th @ 23:59 JST

 

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