PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (12/5/2018)


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PSO2 Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 12/5/2018 @ 9:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 12/4/2018 @ 7:55 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

December 5th's Update

  • Game Launcher: Version 05.00.04
  • Game Client: Ver.5.1002.2
  • Patch Size: 65MB (PC) / XX (PS4) / 65MB (Vita)


Time Reversal Stone Chronos

Sega posted today that they made a slight error with the info regarding Time Reversal Stone Chronos from the Arks Live broadcast.

Here is what it's supposed to be:

  • The 2nd Time Reversal Stone Chronos will be given out as a story reward in Mid-Decemeber.
  • The 3rd Time Reversal Stone Chronos will be given out as a Title reward around Feb based on # of Titles earned.


Upcoming Broadcasts

PSO2 Station

  • December 15th @ 15:00 ~ 18:00


Patch Notes


  • Implemented Christmas Lobby (Dec. 5th, 2018 ~ Dec. 31st 2018)
  • Implemented Snow Cafe (Dec 5th, 2018 ~ Feb. 6th, 2019)

New Solo Ultimate Quest

Quest Name Requirements
Remnants of Other Worlds


New Enemy

~ Omega Masquerade ~


New Emergency Quest

Quest Name Difficulty Req.
Merry Christmas on Ice 2018
Normal Lv.1
Hard Lv.20
Very Hard Lv.40
Super Hard Lv.50
Extra Hard Lv.75


New Client Orders

  • New Client Orders can be received from the Christmas versions of Hitsugi, Kohri, and Al in the Shop Area.

New Partner Cards

  • Hitsugi (Christmas)
  • Kohri (Christmas)


  • Distributed [Christmas 2018 Bingo] Cards.

New Collection Files

  • Added the [Merry Christmas 2018 Collection] (Dec. 5th ~ Jan. 9th)
  • Added the [Special Collection], and it has the following features:
    • Only one sheet can be possessed at a time.
    • Premium Users will receive a bonus applied to gauge accumulation.
    • Gauges set for Emergency Quests will also apply to their corresponding EQ Triggers.
      ※Trigger Quest [T: Endless Darkness] does not qualify.

※At the present moment, the [Special Collection] has not been set with an end date.

Interrupt Event

  • Added a new Interrupt Event.

Badge & Memory Exchange Shop

  • Added [Exchange Hunting Stones], some items from the [Hunting Stone Exchange Shop] will be available.

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the product listing.

Item Lab

  • Added [Weapon Form Change]


To be added…


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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

▲▲ Eastern Standard 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.
  • You can see the Emergency Quest schedule on your phone by subscribing to the Google Calendar.


(Festival) Login Campaign

During the Campaign period, logging in will reward you with Bonus Keys and King's Crests!

Campaign Period

  • November 30th @ 0:00 ~ December 11th @ 23:59 JST
Monday ~ Friday Bonus Key Tokyo [Silver]
Bonus Key Magatsu [Silver]
King's Crest (x10)
Saturday Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
Bonus Key Kazuchi Attack
King's Crest (x10)
Sunday Bonus Key Magatsu [Gold]
Bonus Key Rappy F
King's Crest (x10)


Spend AC, Get Items

Players who spend set amounts of AC during the campaign period will receive several prizes!

Campaign Period

  • Until December 9th @ 23:59 JST

Campaign Qualifications

(1) Spend 2000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x5)

(2) Spend 5000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • St. Rappy Suit
  • +30% Ability Affixing Success

(3) Spend 10,000 AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • Lambda Grinder (x2)

※AC / iAC spent in PSO2es prior to linking does not qualify for this campaign. However, any AC or iAC spent after linking will qualify for the campaign.

Ways You Can Spend AC

  • Playing Arks Scratch on PSO2 or PSO2es
  • Buying Arks Scratch Ticket Bundles
  • Buying Items in the AC Shop
  • Using a Scape Doll to revive
  • Using AC Content at the Beauty Salon
  • Spending AC to add a Skill Tree
  • Spending AC to reset a Skill Tree
  • Spending AC to buy a character
  • Transferring to another ship

Using [Arks Scratch Tickets] to play the AC Scratch does not fulfill the campaign requirements of spending AC.


Welcome Back Campaign

During the campaign period, players who haven't logged on since October 10th's Maintenance will be rewarded with various welcome back gifts.

Campaign Period

  • November 7th, 2018 ~ January 9th, 2019

Returning Player's Gifts

  • King's Crest (x100)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x5)
  • +100% Tribooster (x10)
  • Free Salon Pass

Friend of Returning Players

If you're a friend of a Returning Player by one of these dates, you'll receive gifts at a later date!

Friend's Gifts

  • King's Crest (x100)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
  • Bonus Key Magatsu [Gold]
  • Bonus Key Rappy F

Friend by November 14th, 2018

  • Late November

Friend by December 12th, 2018

  • Late December

Friend by January 9th, 2019

  • Late January

※You can only receive the rewards once.


Quest Boosts

Bonus Quests (November 30th ~ December 11th)

  • +100% EXP Boost

Merry Christmas on Ice 2018 (December 5th ~ December 12th)

  • +100% EXP Boost

Riding Quests (December 5th ~ December 12th)

  • All Difficulties:
    • +200% RDR Boost
  • Extra Hard:
    • +100% Enemy ATK
    • +300% Enemy HP
    • Added Homura to the drops
    • Added Shien to the drops
    • Added Guren to the drops
    • Added Flaming Stone Vesta to the drops

Mega Mecha Awakening (December 5th ~ December 19th)

  • All Difficulties:
    • Increase Dark Blast Gauge fill rate
    • +100% RDR Boost
  • Extra Hard:
    • +200% Enemy ATK
    • +100% Enemy HP
    • +80% S/R/T and Element Resist
    • King Vardha always appears
    • Added Nemesis-NT to the drops
    • Added Slave-NT to the drops
    • Added ★14 Weapons to the drops
    • Added ★12 Units to the drops
    • Added King's Crest to the drops

King's Crest Campaign (x2)

Complete the following goals to obtain King's Crests. The crests can be exchanged for ★14 Weapons at Zieg!

Campaign Period

Dec. 5th ~ Dec. 12th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear [Merry Christmas On Ice] (x1) King’s Crests (x20)
2 Clear [Merry Christmas On Ice] (x3) King’s Crests (x20)
3 Clear Hans’ Client Order:
Long-Nosed Family

King’s Crests (x20)
4 Clear Revelle’s Client Order:
Mild Mild Murder Ⅰ
King’s Crests (x20)
5 Login to the game 3 Days. King’s Crests (x20)
Link with PSO2es and
Play [Quick Search]
King’s Crests (x20)

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