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
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. 


  • 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
A Test of Might I

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

Reward: +100% Tribooster
Reward: Free Salon Pass

Let’s Aim for the Crown

Defeat King Mesetan in Mesetan Shooter

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

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)

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)

Supplying Nordiran Meat

Collect the following:

  • Nordiran Meat (x10)

Drops from Lv24+ Nordiran

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

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.


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