PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (8/29/2018)


Double Jump as your favorite class in this week's update!

PSO2 Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 8/29/2018 @ 1:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 8/28/2018 @ 12:55 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

August 29th's Update

  • Launcher: Version 05.00.03
  • Game Client: Ver.5.0901.0
  • Patch Size: 1.8GB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 13GB (Vita)

Upcoming Broadcasts

PSO2 12 Hour Let's Play Stream

  • August 31st @ 20:00 JST ~ September 1st @ 08:00 JST
  • Hosts and Guests from the various PSO2 Broadcasts will be running a 12 Hour Let's Play stream! Players who participate in specific quest(s) during the stream will be rewarded with prizes. More details will be given at a later date.
  • Nico Nico Link


PSO2es Guides

PSO2es Menu GuideSide Story Guide | esOrder Guide

Patch Notes


  • Added ★14 Egg of Melon and Maron

Dark Blast

  • Implemented [Apprentice Form]

New Class Skills

  • First Arts JA Addition
  • Next Jump

Partial New Item Listing

Battle Arena

  • New Weapon Lineup:
    • Knuckles
    • Twin Machineguns
    • Rod

Episode 5 Story

  • Added Chapter 5 of Episode 5


  • Made it easier to understand the potential, [追襲の輝弓]
  • Added potentials to some previously released weapons.

Class Adjustments

  • Bouncer's Skill, [One More Jump] will also allow another jump on Normal Attacks and PAs.
  • Adjusted Recommended Skill Trees due to the implementation of new class skills.
  • In Hero's Skill Tree, [First Blood] and [Next Jump] will no longer cost SP
    ※If these skills are learned, you'll be refunded the SP put into them.
    ※All Skill Tree Reset Passes will be distributed due to the above changes.

Technique Adjustments

  • The charge effect will be displayed so you can see other players charging the following Techniques:
    • Zanverse
    • Megiverse
    • Zondeel

Dark Blast Adjustments

  • Added the ability to adjust the Transparency of [Aura Display] for Dark Blast.
  • Relaxed the requirements to unlock Loser Form's [Diffusion Ray]

Quest Adjustments

  • In the Quest [Underground Nightmare], the [Desert Nightmare Trigger] will be added to the drops for Extra Hard.
  • In Ultimate Amduscia, Lv.85 Enemies have a chance to show up in certain E-Trials.
  • In Ultimate Amduscia, adjusted the drops
  • Added a new drop to [Omega Falz Apprentice]
  • The [Ares] Weapon Series will now drop in NT form.
  • In the E-Trial [Defend the Lillipan Tribe], your mag auto actions can no longer hit the Gilnas.
  • In the following quests, [Kings Crests] will now drop instead of [Conqueror's Crest].
    • Crimson Castle Crusher
    • T: Crimson Castle Crusher
    • The Dark Demolisher
    • Incarnation of Knowledge
    • T: Rebirth of Desire for Knowledge
    • Guides of Creation
    • Underground Nightmare
  • In Buster Quest, extended the time the Telepipe Cannon remains from 1 minute to 3 minutes. 

Matching Adjustments

  • Implemented a feature that temporarily turns off [Expert Matching] while partied with a non-expert player.

Battle Arena Adjustments

  • Added items to the Battle Scratch
  • Password matches will now display the union you've selected in the matching window.


  • Implemented the Team Shop at the Team Counter
    ※Acquire through [Team Expansion]

Badge & Memory Exchange Shops

  • Added the [Koi Yakan Exchange Shop]

Item Lab

  • Added the [S-Class Ability Transfer]


  • Added the [★14 King's Crest Exchange]
  • Added the [Ares-NT Weapon Type Change]
    ※Ares Takt-NT cannot be converted to another Weapon Type
    ※The following applies when changing a Ares-NT Weapon into [Ares Takt-NT]
    ※※Gold Material and Saphard is not required
    ※※Ares-NT Weapon isn't required to be +35
    ※※It will be acquired at +35 despite the grind value of the material weapon
    ※※Affixes and Attribute will disappear
  • In [Slave Series Upgrades], added [Slave Bar-NT]
  • In [Nemesis Series Upgrades, added [Nemese Bar-NT]

Other Changes

  • In your inventory and storage, added the feature to unselect multiple items
  • Changed the Conqueror's Crest item icon


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!
Hitsugi (Christmas)
C-2 Clear Client Order:
Kohri (Christmas)
C-4 Clear Client Order:
Aru's Relationship Plan!
Aru (Christmas)
C-5 Clear Client Order:
Defend the Eve of the Night
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+

Dark Blast Apprentice

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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

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Please Note:

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  • 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.
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Free AC Scratch Tickets

During the campaign period, players who login with a Lv.60+ Character will receive 1 AC Scratch Ticket each day. Login every day during the campaign for a total of 30 AC Scratch Tickets!

Campaign Period

  • August 2nd ~ August 31st


AC Shop Bargains

The following bundles contain AC Shop items at a discounted price!

Period Date: Until September 1st @ 7:59 JST

Item Package Contents Price
Boost Set 2 + Bonus
+150% EXP Booster (x6)
+400% Rare Drop Booster (x3)
Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold]
4,000 AC

※Each bundle is limited once per account.


Welcome Back Campaign!

Accounts who have not logged in since June 27th's maintenance will receive the following presents if they log in during the campaign period

Campaign Period

  • July 24th ~ September 5th


  • Conqueror's Crest (x100)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x5)
  • +100% Tribooster (x10)
  • Free Salon Pass (x1)

Furthermore, those who are friends with players classified as [Returning Players] will receive the following presents:


  • Conqueror's Crest (x100)
  • Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x1)
  • Bonus Key Magatsu [Gold] (x1)
  • Bonus Key Rappy F (x1)

Friend Present Distribution Period

  • Friends of [Returning Players] on August 1st Maintenance
    • Late August
  • Friends of [Returning Players] on September 5th Maintenance
    • Late September

※Even if you are friends with multiple [Returning Players], only one present set can be obtained.


PSO2 Day

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

PSO2 Day
September 2nd
Boost Event:
  • 2x Earned FUN
  • +1 Login Stamp Bonus
  • +100% EXP Boost
  • +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


Quest Boosts

Incarnation of Knowledge (Aug 29th ~ Sept 5th)

  • +100% Rare Drop Rate

Ultimate Amduscia ( Aug 29th ~ Sept 12th)

  • +100% Rare Drop Rate


King's Crest Campaign

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

Campaign Period

August 29th ~ September 5th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear (x1) Underground Nightmare King’s Crests (x10)
2 Clear (x2) Underground Nightmare King’s Crests (x10)
3 Clear (x1) Ultimate Amduscia King’s Crests (x10)
4 Clear (x3) Ultimate Amduscia King’s Crests (x10)
5 Clear Hans' Client Order
Beefed-Up Dragonkin
King’s Crests (x10)

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