PSO2 PS4 Closed Beta Test Schedule

pso2 PS4

Sega has begun the process of sending out emails to the players selected for the PlayStation 4 Closed Beta Test. You can now begin downloading the client by inputting the product code enclosed in your email. This can be done from the PlayStation Store by clicking the [コード番号の入力] button in the sidebar. Approximately 40GBs of space is required in order to download the beta client.

Players can begin utilizing the character creation features while downloading the game. Once you're finished creating a character, you can select [クリエイトデータ書き込み] to save the character for future use.


PlayStation 4 Closed Beta Test Schedule

PlayStation 4 Closed Beta Schedule
Day 1 February 25th @ 17:00 ~ 23:00
Day 2 February 27th @ 16:00 ~ 23:00
Day 3 February 28th @ 09:00 ~ 21:00
Day 4 March 1st @ 09:00 ~ 21:00
Day 5 March 3rd @ 16:00 ~ 11:00 @ March 4th
Day 6 March 4th @ 18:00 ~ 24:00
Day 7 March 5th @ 0:00 ~ 24:00
Day 8 March 6th @ 0:00 ~ 22:00

The servers will stay online from March 4th @ 18:00 ~ March 6th @ 22:00 JST.  You can click the pink links in the schedule to automatically convert it to your timezone.

A SEGA ID will be required to participate in the Closed Beta. Please take this time to register for your SEGA ID if you haven't already done so.

PS4 Emergency Quest Schedule

▲▲ Eastern Standard Time ▲▲

▲▲ Japanese Standard Time ▲▲

Eastern / Central / Mountain / Arizona / Pacific

Hawaii / São Paulo / London / Berlin / Moscow

Bangkok / Philippines / Sydney / Japan

Please Note:

  • Due to unforeseen circumstances in the Closed Beta, it is highly likely for the Emergency Quest schedule to change on a relatively short notice.
  • We may not be able to catch such changes in time when they appear on the site.


Closed Beta AC

You can claim a 5,150 AC ticket to your closed beta account using the following method.

Click ACショップ from the Main Menu
Click ACチャージ right below the close button.
Click ACチャージ underneath the close button.
Closed Beta AC Ticket
【クローズドβテスト用】5150AC引き換え券] Download the 5150 AC Claim Ticket


PSO2: PlayStation 4 Version Overview

PSO2 PS4 Upgrade

Updated 9/17 @ 8:55 AM EST

PlayStation 4 Version

  • Enjoy the game with high quality graphics at a lower price than a PC setup.
  • Supports PS Vita Remote Play.
  • Plans for SHARE and Touchpad support.
  • Service is only for Japan.
  • PS4 version is also Free to Download and Free to Play!
  • Play the same characters as the PC, Vita, and PSO2es versions.
  • Has the latest updates and can play at the same time with the PC/Vita versions.

Other PS4 Tidbits

  • They have plans for a beta test prior to its official release.
  • The graphics will have Beauty Salon style quality.
  • They're preparing to have Arks Cash purchasable from the PlayStation Store.

PC Version Update

  • PC version will receive a new "Stage 6" Graphics Setting.


Phantasy Star Online 2's First PlayStation 4 Screenshot and High Quality Promo Video

PS4 Phantasy Star Online 2

Sega has released the first ever screenshot and trailer of the PlayStation 4 version of PSO2. The PlayStation 4 version boasts high quality graphics due to some adjustments made to the game's rendering engine. This version will appear in playable form at this year's 2015 Tokyo Game Show, beginning September 17th through the 20th.



The PlayStation 4 version plans to include support for both the Touchpad and "Share" functionalities. In a similar vein to the other versions, it will be free to play and download. It will also utilize the same character data from the other platforms. PlayStation Vita owners can take advantage of the "Remote Play" features coming along with the game too!


PS4 PSO2 Coast

PSO2 PS4 Character Graphics Improved

PS4 PSO2 Volcano