PSO2 JP: Pre-Patch and Patch (2/13/13)

The update for February 20th, 2013 can be downloaded ahead of schedule starting today February 13th, 2013 @ 11:00 JST. The patch will be split up into parts which you can download through the PSO2 launcher.

Pre-Patch Schedule:

  • 2/13/2013  @ 11:00 JST (850 MBs)
  • 2/15/2013 @ 15:00 JST (1.2 GB)
  • 2/18/2013 @ 15:00 JST (1.4 GB)

They also have plans to release an update on February 20th, 2013.

February 13th Patch

Game Versions

Patch Notes

  • Corrected a bug where Friend Partners did not use certain technics
  • The prizes for the Valentine's Campaign -1- and Emergency Quest Campaign 3 will be delivered to your special storage box.
  • As compensation for the bugs introduced in a previous maintenance, you will receive "Add Ability Success +20%" x1 + "Grind Risk Reduction (-1)" x2 + "EXP+50%" x4  which will be delivered to your special storage box.
  • Illustration Festival Entries video will be shown on the lobby monitors.
  • Changed Block Names on each ship.

PSO2 JP: Patch (2/06/2013)

An update is required to play the game. Phantasy Star Online 2 will be updated automatically when you start the launcher. Alternatively, you can press the "File Check" button to force the update.

Version Numbers:

Patch Size

  • 27 MBs

Patch Notes:

  • Corrected a bug  that you would get less EXP when you defeat enemies level 50 ~ 55
  • Corrected a bug where it was hard to find special abilities on weapons purchasable from the NPC Shops or obtained through quests. Due to this bug, if you logged in between January 23rd ~ February 6th (prior to maintenance),  you will receive:
  • Compensation: One [Add Ability Success Rate + 20%] + Two [ Grind Risk Decrease (-1)] + Four [EXP+50%] which will be distributed February 13th's maintenance in your special storage.
  • Corrected a bug where the attack collision for gunslash PA "Thriller splode" was changed.
  • Corrected a bug where you could not perform consecutive attacks with some photon arts.
  • To help participate in the ARKS Museum [My Room] contest, you will receive a 3 day My Room pass if you logged in between December 5th, 2012 through January 23rd, 2013.
  • Changed block names on each ship.

OLD Manual Patch (1/23/2013)

  • 1.4GBs [Manual Patch by Synth]
  • If you had trouble downloading the January 23rd, 2013 update, you can manually copy and paste this patch into your installation directory. If you logged into the game anytime after January 23rd, 2013, you do not need this patch.

If you are downloading the game for the first time you must download an additional 5.4GB patch.

PSO2 JP: Patch (1/30/2013)

An update is required to play the game. Phantasy Star Online 2 will be updated automatically when you start the launcher. Alternatively, you can press the "File Check" button to force the update.

Version Numbers:

Patch Size

  • 24 MBs

Patch Notes:

  • Reduced the amount of grinders needed when grinding 7 ~ 10 ★ weapons/units.
  • Made some adjustments to the way females perform "Sit 2" and "Dance 2" where the costumes would look awkward during those poses. This was actually changed last patch but they forgot to write it in the update notes.
  • Changed block names on all ships.
  • Corrected a bug with the OverEnd PA where the guard timing and swing speed were slow due to its balance adjustments.

OLD Manual Patch (1/23/2013)

  • 1.4GBs [Manual Patch by Synth]
  • If you had trouble downloading the January 23rd, 2013 update, you can manually copy and paste this patch into your installation directory. If you logged into the game anytime after January 23rd, 2013, you do not need this patch.

If you are downloading the game for the first time you must download an additional 5.4GB patch.