PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance And Patch (8/23/2017)

Finally, a new Advance Quest launches after three whole years!

August 23rd Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 8/23/2017 @ 8:25 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 8/22/2017 @ 7:25 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

August 23rd Patch

  • Launcher: Version 05.00.00
  • Client: ver. 5.0001.3
  • Patch Size: 31MB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 132MB (Vita)

No Maintenance on August 30th

  • You can stay up all night playing PSO2 as it will not undergo maintenance on August 30th, 2017. We will still have maintenance on August 23rd however.

Summer Vacation 12 hr Stream

  • Join Ichitaro, Beat Mario, and the rest of the PSO2 Livestream members as they embark on an epic 12 hour Let’s Play journey! Details can be found here!

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Patch Notes

Quest Difficulty Lv Req.
Special Survey: Shironia
特務先遣調査:白ノ領域
Very Hard Lv.40+
Super Hard Lv.55+

ARKS Boost Rally

  • Clear each of the qualifying quests to increase the Rare Drop, EXP, and Meseta Boost Rate. The boost gauge will not rise if you repeatedly focus on just one of the quests.
  • Period Date: August 23rd, 2017 ~ September 6th, 2017
  • Qualifying Quests:
    • Special Survey: Volcanic Caverns
    • Special Survey: Coast
    • Special Survey: Shironia

Buster Quests

  • You will be notified when your [Main Match] becomes a [Free Match] based on your party’s grade.
  • Added a feature that displays the current match type. 

Hero

  • Extended the amount of time until you can perform a [Step] after the onset of charging [Energy Blast].

New Crafts

  • New Craft Recipes and Achievements added.

Recycle Shop

  • Added items to the product listing.

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the product listing.

Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

▲▲ Eastern Daylight 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.
  • ARKS Leagues are typically 3 hours long. Check the event itself for details on its duration.

 

 

PSO2 Episode 5 Story Quest Campaign

Clear the following Ep 5 Story Quests to receive some wonderful prizes.

Campaign Period

  • August 9th ~ September 6th, 2017

Campaign Conditions

(1) Clear the following Story Quest:

  • Chapter 1: 救世の存在

(2) Clear the following Story Quest:

  • Chapter 1: 世界を巻き込む災禍

Campaign Reward

Campaign Reward for Condition (1)

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • Free Salon Pass (x1)
  • Evo. Device / Draco

Campaign Reward for Condition (2)

  • 40 SG Ticket (x1)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo: Silver (x1)
  • *ルクスフリーデン | *Lux Frieden

The weapon camo Lux Frieden supports three weapon categories.

Prize Distribution Date

  • Late September

Communication Campaign

Each week through the month of August will launch a new Communication Campaign. Clear the following condition this week to receive several prizes.

This Week’s Communication Campaign

  • Clear a Team Order

Campaign Period

  • August 23rd ~ August 30th @ 23:59 JST

※Campaign starts after August 23rd’s maintenance.

Campaign Reward

  • +100% Tribooster (x2) & 40 SG Ticket (x2)

Prize Distribution Period

  • Late September

Check back next Wednesday for a new communication campaign.

Summer Client Order Campaign

Clear the following Client Orders from Klotho, Alto, Io, Franca, and Hans to receive a variety of rewards.

~ August 23rd through September 6th ~

Client Order Campaign
力戦奮闘の力試し・Ⅰ
A Test of Might I

Win 1 Battle Arena Ranked Match.
Speak to Koffie afterwards.

Reward: +100% Tribooster
Reward: Free Salon Pass

王冠を目標にいたしましょう
Let’s Aim for the Crown

Defeat King Mesetan in Mesetan Shooter

Reward: +100% Tribooster (x2)
Reward: Casino Coin Pass (x5)

パーティー演習・Ⅱ
Party Practice II

Form a party with 2 or more players and S-Rank Clear a Free, Arks, or Limited Quest.

Reward: Color Change Pass (x1)
Reward: +100% EXP Booster (x2)

お札と帯の欠片の調達
Supplying Note and Sash Fragments

Collect the following:

  • Anushi-zagri Notes (x2)
  • Paji-ghiry Sash Fragments (x5)

Drops from Lv21+ Anushi-Zagri/Paji-ghiry

Reward: +250% Rare Drop Booster (x2)
Reward: Lambda Grinders (x3)

ノーディランの肉の調達
Supplying Nordiran Meat

Collect the following:

  • Nordiran Meat (x10)

Drops from Lv24+ Nordiran

Reward: +250% Rare Drop Booster (x2)
Reward: Lambda Grinders (x3)

徘徊する海王種
Prowling Oceanids

Defeat sixty Lv21+ Oceanids at the Coast.

Reward: +250% Rare Drop Booster (x2)
Reward: Lambda Grinders (x3)

Prize Distribution Expiration

  • Available instantly but expires October 7th.

 

PSO2 JP: Maintenance (8/16/2017)

August 9th Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 8/16/2017 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 8/15/2017 @ 9:55 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

▲▲ Eastern Daylight 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.
  • ARKS Leagues are typically 3 hours long. Check the event itself for details on its duration.

 

Become A Hero Campaign

Clear the following Client Orders during the campaign period to win several prizes!

Campaign Period

  • July 26th ~ August 23rd Maintenance

Client Order Conditions

(1) Clear the following Client Order:

(2) Clear the following Client Order:

Campaign Rewards

Campaign Reward for Condition (1)

  • 100 Star Gem Ticket
  • +100% Tribooster
  • Bonus Key Rappy F

Campaign Reward for Condition (2)

  • Color Change Pass
  • +100% Tribooster
  • +40% Ability Affixing Success

Prize Expiration Date

  • Available instantly but expires September 23rd.

 

PSO2 Episode 5 Story Quest Campaign

Clear the following Ep 5 Story Quests to receive some wonderful prizes.

Campaign Period

  • August 9th ~ September 6th, 2017

Campaign Conditions

(1) Clear the following Story Quest:

  • Chapter 1: 救世の存在

(2) Clear the following Story Quest:

  • Chapter 1: 世界を巻き込む災禍

Campaign Reward

Campaign Reward for Condition (1)

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • Free Salon Pass (x1)
  • Evo. Device / Draco

Campaign Reward for Condition (2)

  • 40 SG Ticket (x1)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo: Silver (x1)
  • *ルクスフリーデン | *Lux Frieden

The weapon camo Lux Frieden supports three weapon categories.

Prize Distribution Date

  • Late September

Communication Campaign

Each week through the month of August will launch a new Communication Campaign. Clear the following condition this week to receive several prizes.

This Week’s Communication Campaign

  • (1) Log into PSO2
  • (2) Form a Party and Clear A Quest

Campaign Period

  • August 16th ~ August 23rd

※Campaign starts after August 16th’s maintenance.

Campaign Reward

  • (1) Driving Rain 2017 Trigger
  • (2) +100% Tribooster (x2) & 50SG Ticket

Campaign Boost !!Bonus!!

  • Trigger: Driving Rain 2017 will receive the following boosts:
    • +150% EXP Boost & +150% Rare Drop Boost
    • Boost Ends August 23rd Maintenance

Prize Distributions

(1) Driving Rain 2017 Trigger

  • Awarded instantly if logged in before Aug 23rd Maintenance.

(2) +100% Tribooster (x2) & 50 SG Ticket

  • Sent to Visiphone Mid September.

Check back next maintenance for a new communication campaign.

 

Summer Login Campaign

Aug 17
「トライブースト+100%」×1個
+100% Tribooster ×1
Aug 18
「獲得経験値+100%」×1個
+100% EXP Booster ×1
Aug 19
「経験値獲得15000」×3個
15,000 EXP Ticket ×3
Aug 20
「経験値獲得15000」×3個
15,000 EXP Ticket ×3
Aug 21
「カラーチェンジパス」×1個
Color Change Pass ×1
Aug 22
「ボーナスキー東京【銀】」×1個
Bonus Key Tokyo: Silver ×1
Aug 23
「レアドロップ倍率+250%」×1個
+250% Rare Drop Booster ×1
Aug 24
「ハーフドール」×1個
Half Doll ×1

Players who log in on the appointed day can receive at the Visiphone. You have until 23:59 JST each day to claim the prize.

PSO2 JP: Emergency Maintenance (8/11/2017)

Phantasy Star Online 2 will undergo Emergency Maintenance on Aug 11th.

Maintenance Complete

※Click the link above to convert to your time zone.

Maintenance Contents

  • To implement countermeasures against a bug where a message displays upon accepting Buster Quests and you return to the lobby.
  • To implement countermeasures against a bug where the
    [Also restrict other parties in multi-party areas] setting becomes active if you enter a party name after accepting Buster Quests.
  • To change the unlocking conditions of certain stories in Episode 5.

Sega is also considering some form of compensation, details of which will be announced in the future.

Rescheduled Emergency Quest

  • The Creator Phantom
    • Aug 11th @ 02:00 → Aug 16th @ 02:00

Added Emergency Quest

  • The Creator Phantom
    • Aug 11th @ 19:00