PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (6/27/2018)

Maintenance

Visit Arkuma Land in this week’s update!

PSO2 Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 6/27/2018 @ 8:00 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 6/26/2018 @ 7:00 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

June 27th Update

  • Launcher: Version 05.00.03
  • Client: Ver.5.0801.0
  • Patch Size: 1.5 GB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 880 MB (Vita)

Bingo

Christmas 2018 Bingo

(December 5th ~ January 9th)

Bingo (Front)
  Objective Note
A-1 Defeat King Yede Lv.1+
A-2 Defeat Gulfur Lv.1+
A-3 Talk to Lachesis Main Gate
A-4 Defeat Ol Micda Lv.1+
A-5 Defeat Cyclonehda Lv.1+
B-1 Defeat Yede Lv.1+
B-2 Talk to Aru (Christmas) Shop Area
B-3 Play Mesetan Shooter Casino
B-4 Talk to Sophia Franka’s Cafe
B-5 Defeat Ga Wonda Lv.1+
C-1 Clear Client Order:
A Hitsugi Christmas!
ヒツギたちとのクリスマス!
Hitsugi (Christmas)
C-2 Clear Client Order:
Sweet☆Christmas
スイーツ☆クリスマス!
Kohri (Christmas)
C-4 Clear Client Order:
Aru’s Relationship Plan!
アルの仲なおり大作戦!
Aru (Christmas)
C-5 Clear Client Order:
Defend the Eve of the Night
聖夜の平和を守るため!
Hitsugi (Christmas)
D-1 Defeat Dagacha Lv.1+
D-2 Talk to Hitsugi (Christmas) Shop Area
D-3 Grind a Weapon or Unit Item Lab
D-4 Talk to Kohri (Christmas) Shop Area
D-5 Defeat Gu Wonda Lv.1+
E-1 Defeat Kuklonahda Lv.1+
E-2 Defeat Dahgash Lv.1+
E-3 Talk to Leontina Main Gate
E-4 Defeat Fangulfur Lv.1+
E-5 Defeat Malmoth Lv.1+

Bingo (Reverse)
  Objective Note
A-1 Defeat Deus Anges Lv.41+
A-2 Defeat Org Blan Lv.41+
A-3 Complete [Merry Christmas on Ice] VH+
A-4 Defeat Guar Zigmorde Lv.41+
A-5 Defeat Aratron Phemut Lv.41+
B-1 Defeat Anjhadu-lili Lv.41+
B-2 Defeat Snow Banther Lv.41+
B-3 Find the Lillipan Graffiti Casino
B-4 Defeat Rock Bear Lv.41+
B-5 Defeat Gigur Gunne-gam Lv.41+
C-1 Defeat King Mesetan in Mesetan Shooter Casino
C-2 Send a [Like] in the Fashion Catalog  
C-4 Play Black Nyack Casino
C-5 Grind a Weapon’s Element Item Lab
D-1 Defeat Tranzmizer Lv.41+
D-2 Defeat Snow Banshee Lv.41+
D-3 Scratch the FUN Scratch  
D-4 Defeat Caterdra’nsa Lv.41+
D-5 Defeat Drago Deadlion Lv.41+
E-1 Defeat Zeta Guranz Lv.41+
E-2 Defeat De Malmoth Lv.41+
E-3 Clear E-Trial: Storm Gift Mr. Umblla
E-4 Defeat Codotta Idetta Lv.41+
E-5 Defeat Greuzoras Drago Lv.41+

Patch Notes

Class / Weapon Updates

Pets

  • ★14 Eggs added for Wanda, Torim, and Cery
    ※★14 Eggs are acquired in the state of Lv.100

New Photon Art

  • Added a Photon Art for Wands

New Technics

  • Added Simple Compound Technics

 

New Lobby

Wedding Lobby
June 27th ~ July 4th

 

New Limited Quest

June 27th ~ July 11th

Quest Name Difficulty Requirements
Sky Park Arkuma Land
空中遊園アークマランド
Normal Lv.1+
Hard Lv.20+
Very Hard Lv.40+
Super Hard Lv.50+
Extra Hard Lv.70+

※In order to unlock this quest, you must complete [Subdue Za Oodan].
※Certain costumes will give you a special PSE, “Costume Bonus.”

New Enemy

Apostolo Dragon
アポストロ・ドラゴン

 

Partial New Item Listing

 

Limited-time Client Orders

Xie (6th Anniversary)

  • Added Client Orders (June 27th ~ August 8th)

Homura Series Exchange Ticket

  • If you clear a specific client order, you can receive the [Homura Series Exchange Ticket]. This ticket is rewarded once per account.

 

Battle Arena

Weapon Rotation:

  • Assault Rifle: Piercing Shell / One Point
  • Talis: Na Grants
  • Jet Boots: Strike Gust / Gran Wave

System Updates

Skills

  • Force
    • The Class Skill [Rod Shoot] will now build up the Compound Technique Gauge
  • Techer
    • Wand Explosions will now build up the Compound Technique Gauge
    • The Class Skill [Party Assist] will now apply to party members using Dark Blast and the Laconium Sword.
    • [Wand Lovers] skill description has been edited, but the effect will remain the same.

Dark Blast

  • Added [Aura Display] feature to make Dark Blasts semi-transparent.
  • Added an option to turn other player’s Dark Blast into the Aura Display

Quest

  • Increased the number of item drops for certain Demon Bosses
  • The Emergency Trial [Apostolo Dragon Suppression] can appear in the following Free Fields on SH or higher:
    • Forest Exploration
    • Volcanic Cavern Exploration
    • Desert Exploration
    • Tundra Exploration
    • Tunnels Exploration
    • Skyscape Exploration
    • Ruins Exploration
    • Sanctum Exploration
    • Coast Exploration
    • Quarry Exploration
    • Seabed Exploration
    • Shironia Exploration
    • Facility Exploration
    • Kuron Exploration
  • Adjusted the EXP and the range of item drops in the following Triggers.
    • T: The Beckoning Woods
    • T: The Chocolate Way 2018
  • Added [Arks Rappy Suit Mini] as a drop from [Arks Rappy].

Client Order

  • Adjusted Time Attack Client Order from Klotho and Aika to unlock at the time the target area unlocks.

Player Icons

  • New Characters will obtain a [Beginner Icon] above the character.
  • Players who have not logged in for 30 days or more, will obtain a [Returning Player Icon] above the character.
    ※[Returning Player Icon] can be displayed / hidden in Options.
  • When partying with a “Returning Player”, the whole party will experience a “Returning Player Bonus.” This effect grants the following:
    • +50% Triboost
    • +1 Gift from Featured Quest
  • The Returning Player status is removed after 30 days have passed since logging in.

Salon

  • A search button has been added to the following windows:
    • Face Variation Selection
    • Hairstyle Selection
    • Costume Selection
    • Layered Wear Selection
    • Accessory Selection
  • The following entries can now be saved for [My Fashion].
    • Makeup Pattern 1
    • Makeup Pattern 2
    • Eye Pattern (L/R)
    • Eye Color (L/R)
    • Eyebrows
    • Eyebrow Color
    • Eyelashes
    • Face Variation
    • Sticker

Premium Set Features

  • You can now extend the Daily Boost duration beyond its limit if you are a Premium user. However the boost’s maximum effect value will not change.
  • Added Fixed Cameras 4~6

Zieg

  • Added [Homura Series Upgrades]

SG Shop

The following items will be added to the SG Shop:

  • Candy Remover – 1 SG
  • All Candy Remover – 5 SG

Due to this change, the above mentioned items will be removed from the Recycle Shop, Pet Goods Shop, and Treasure Shop.

Treasure Shop

  • Updated product listing

Limited-time Exchange Shops

  • Added [6th Anniversary Exchange – First Half] to [Xie (6th Anniversary)] (June 27th ~ July 11th)
  • Added [Homura Series Exchange Shop] to [Xie (6th Anniversary)] (June 27th ~ August 8th)

Other Changes

  • Made adjustments to display the charge effect for the following Technics to make it easier to know when other players are trying to activate them.
    • Shifta
    • Deband
    • Resta
    • Anti
  • [Prarie], [Wastelands], and [Enchanted Forest] have been removed from the Area Tab for Client Orders. Instead they will all be consolidated into [Parallel World Omega].
  • During Party Search at the Quest Counter, made adjustments so that parties in which you cannot participate will now show greyed out.
  • In the Item Details section of a Fashion-Ticket item, made adjustments to tell whether the ticket was used by the current character or another character.
  • For all NT classified weapons, once you obtain said item, the corresponding Old-Type weapon will be added into your Weapon Registry.
  • Adjusted the display position for the confirmation window of Campaign Quests.
  • In the PC, PS4, and Cloud Version,  added an item search function for the Item Pack.
  • In the Cloud Version, added the option to [Reduce the Radiance of Certain Effects].
  • In the PC, PS4, and Cloud Version, adjusted so you can change the chat with [Alt + ←/→] while the chatlog is inactive.
  • In the PC, PS4, and Cloud Version, adjusted the cursor to not move while switch pages.
  • In the Vita version, adjusted the window to display the entire text for Special Ability explanations.

 

Balance Adjustments

Force

  • The Class Skill [Rod Shoot] will now build up the Compound Technique Gauge

Techer

  • Wand Explosions will now build up the Compound Technique Gauge
  • The Class Skill [Party Assist] will now apply to party members using Dark Blast and the Laconium Sword.

Summoner

  • The following Pet PAs will have their PP Cost reduced:
    • Wanda PAs: Wanda Slicer, Wanda Shock, Wanda Break
    • Torim PAs: Torim Shout, Torim Slash, Torim Spiral
    • Cery PAs: Cery Plode, Cery Fall, Cery Territory, Cery Chaser
    • ※Cery Chaser’s adjustment is at Lv 17.
    • ※Cery Territory’s continuous PP cost adjusts at all levels.

Mirage Escape

  • When Mirage Escape is used in the air, the effect of the Skill Ring [L/Step Jump] will also apply if Mirage Escape was cancelled by landing.

Battle Arena

  • Shortened the invincibility of Mirage Escape when Talises are equipped in the Battle Arena
  • Assault Rifle’s normal attack power and PP recovery have been buffed in the Battle Arena
  • Photon Arts: [Piercing Shell & One Point’s] PP cost have been reduced in the Battle Arena.

 

Arks Glory Race

June 27th ~ July 25th

Let’s ‘Gain Glory’ with the ARKS Glory Race! This time, the Web Panel Event will be set up as a race between different mascots. The mascot who reaches first place will release a commemorative item.

Meet the Racers

Web Panel Event

Unlocking Heavy Hammer / Simple Compounds

Completing the Client Order [新たな技術に興味はある?] from Marlu will unlock [Heavy Hammer], [Re Fomelgia], [Re Zandia], and [Re Barantsia].

Clearing [新たな技術に興味はある?]

Objective

  • Defeat 500 Demon Enemies (Lv.41+)
  • Clear Enchanted Forest Exploration with an A Rank or higher

 

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

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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.

 

6th Anniversary Login Campaign

A login campaign will be held to celebrate the 6th Anniversary. Players who login on the days below will be rewarded with items. Furthermore, players who log in for four days will receive a bonus reward.

Day Reward
June 28th +100% Tribooster (x2)
June 29th Bonus Key Tokyo [Silver]
June 30th 15000 EXP Ticket (x3)
July 1st +250% RDR Booster (x2)
July 2nd +30% Special Ability Success (x2)
July 3rd Free Salon Pass
July 4th +100% EXP Booster (x2)
4 Day Bonus 66 Star Gems

 

Cloud Boost Campaign

During the campaign period, partying with other players in [Cloud Shared] blocks will grant you a Cloud Party Boost.

Campaign Period

  • June 27th ~ August 29th

CLOUD PARTY BOOST!!!!

  • +50% EXP Boost

 

Premium Set Purchase Campaign

Purchasing a [Premium Set 90 Days] during the campaign period will reward you with various items!

Campaign Period

  • June 27th ~ August 1st

Rewards

  • 6th Anniversary Mat
  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • Bonus Key Kazami Assault

 

PSO2 Day

ARKS Rappies will appear on PSO2 Day. Players who defeat them have the chance to receive an [Arks Rappy Suit Mini] or equipment with the special ability [Arks Fever].
Arks Rappies (Lv.71+) can also drop the ★13 Rappy Egg!

PSO2 Day
July 2nd
Boost Event:
  • 2x Earned FUN
  • +100% EXP Boost
  • +1 Login Stamp Bonus
  • +100% Rare Drop Boost
  • +100% Gathering Fever Occ. Rate
Login Presents:
  • 22 Star Gem Ticket (x2)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
Arks Fever:
  • +5 S/R/T-ATK
  • +5 DEX
  • +5 PP
  • ※Can be synthesized into Arks MAX

 

Special Phrase

During the campaign period, saying 六周年おめでとう will reward you with triboosters!

Campaign Period

  • June 27th ~ July 18th

Reward

  • +100% Tribooster (x6)

 

Conqueror’s Crest Campaign

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

Campaign Period

June 27th ~ July 4th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear (3x) In the Driving Rain 2018 Conqueror’s Crests (x10)
2 Clear (5x) In the Driving Rain 2018 Conqueror’s Crests (x10)
3 Clear (1x) Sky Park Arkuma Land
Conqueror’s Crests (x10)
4 Clear (3x) Sky Park Arkuma Land Conqueror’s Crests (x10)
5 Clear Xie’s Client Order:
訓練向きのアークマランド!?
Conqueror’s Crests (x5)
6 Login 3 days during the campaign period Conqueror’s Crests (x5)  

Reward Distribution

  • Goals 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 rewards will be distributed instantly.

 

2 thoughts to “PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (6/27/2018)”

  1. Heavy Hammer is tight. Super Strong.
    Compounds charging by Wand Gear had to happen 2 episodes ago.
    Te finally has some toys to play with.

    New compounds don’t seem that impressive tho.

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