PSO2 JP: Maintenance and Patch (4/10/2013)

This week's maintenance plans to add the new Dragon Altar field with brand new enemies like the Goronzoran and Dragon EX. In addition we'll have new skills, the Easter lobby, Hatsune Miku and PSPo2 costumes, and the class level 60 cap.

This week's maintenance will start one hour earlier.

Maintenance Times

  • April 10th, 2013 @ 10:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • April 09th, 2013 @ 09:00 PM ~ 4:00 AM EST
  • PSO2 Calendar

Game Versions

  • PC Launcher: Version 01.07.00
  • PC/Vita Client: ver. 1.0401.0
  • Vita Application: ver.1.04

Patch Size

  • PC:  1.5 GB (109MB if Pre-Patched)
  • Vita: 1470MB



PSO2 JP: Upcoming Vita Changes For April

On April 10th, the Vita version is getting its own set of changes.

Vita Button Config

Customize Any Key

  • Change the control scheme to any button on the Vita.


Screenshots without interface

Take Screenshots without the Interface

  • You will now be able to take screenshots without the interface by pressing the select and start buttons together.
  • You can continue to take screenshots with the interface by pressing the PS and start buttons at the same time.


Shortcut List

Symbol Art Shortcut Function

  • After opening the Chat Shortcut Menu, the L/R button switches between symbol art and chat shortcut lists.


Detailed Editor PSO2 Vita

Shortcut and AutoWord Editing

  • When  entering shortcuts or auto words, press the Triangle button to open the detailed editor.
  • The detailed editor is just like the chat entry screen allowing easier access to various chat features.


Vita Chat Log Options

Change the order the chat log is displayed.

  • A new setting in options displays chat entries from either the top or bottom.


Known Bugs


PSO2 Episode 2

Phantasy Star Online 2 Episode 2 was announced at the Sympathy Concert last month. Sakai plans to show a teaser clip in the upcoming live broadcast. More announcements about Episode 2 will be gradually released at the Phantasy Star Thanks Festa events. But for now, Episode 2 plans to release with a new story and several new features.


Sympathy Concert Ebten Store

You can now purchase various goods sold at the Sympathy Concert in Sega's Ebten Store!



Sympathy 2013 Original Tshirt
シンパシー2013 オリジナルTシャツ



Sympathy 2013 Original Scarf Towel
シンパシー2013 オリジナルマフラータオル


Nagisa Pillow Cover

Original Nagisa Body Pillow Cover


LIttle Wing Wristband

Original Wristband Little Wing Logo


Little Wing Arks Logo

Original WristBand Arks Logo


April 10th Pre-Patch Manual Download

April 10th, 2013 Pre-Patch Manual Download by Synth


Hatsune Miku's Costume, Posters, and Mag Coming to Phantasy Star Online 2

Hatsune Miku Project Diva collaboration will be arriving to PSO2 after the update on April 10th, 2013.  Her hairstyle, costume, and poster will be added to the Scratch, as well as a new mag device of "Mikudayo" herself.

Hatsune Miku PSO2 Costume and Hair

Hatsune Miku Costume


Hatsune Miku Project Diva f posters

『DIVA f』と『DIVA F』のポスター
Project Divia f and F Posters


MikuDayo Mag

Miku Dayo Mag Device


Emergency Maintenance Compensation

Today's Emergency Maintenance fixed a bug where rare items dropped without elemental attributes in the Chrome Dragon Emergency Quest. For compensation, everyone who cleared the Chrome Dragon Emergency Quest prior to this emergency maintenance will receive a "Rare Drop Boost + 250%"

In addition if you logged in after March 19th's maintenance prior to March 28th's emergency maintenance, you will receive three "EXP+50%" + two "Rare Drop Boost + 50%."