PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance & Patch (12/20/2017)

Slay the evil Red Dragon in PSO2's newest Emergency Quest.

December 20th Maintenance

  • 12/20/2017 @ 3:00 ~ 17:00 JST
  • 12/19/2017 @ 1:00 PM ~ 3:00 AM EST
  • ※ Click the above link to convert to your timezone.

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 12/20/2017 @ 2:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 12/19/2017 @ 12:55 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

December 20th Patch

  • Launcher: Version 05.00.03
  • Client: Ver.5.0401.0
  • Patch Size: 1.5 GB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 571 MB (Vita)


Level Cap 80 Revision

  • The Level 80 Cap revision mentioned in a previous post applies to REGULAR classes.



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Patch Notes

Omnibus Quests

  • Added Omnibus Quest Episode 3


New Emergency Quest

Name Difficulty Level Req.
Crimson Castle Crusher
Normal Lv.1+
Hard Lv.20+
Very Hard Lv.40+
Super Hard Lv.55+
Extra Hard Lv.75+


S-Class Abilities

  • Added S-Class Abilities
  • Certain weapons can be attached with S-Class Abilities
  • S-Class abilities have effects which are similar to potentials.
  • S-Class Abilities are classified into different types [S1] [S2] [S3] [S4] etc. It will not be possible to put two or more of the same S-type ability onto a single weapon. For example, you can not put two [S1] types on the same weapon.
  • In addition, the weapon itself needs to have a slot that supports the [S#] type. For example, if a weapon does not support [S1] types, then you can not attach an [S1] ability.

S-Class Abilities

Dark Blast

  • Changed Dark Blast Unlocking Conditions to any of the following
    • Defeat Lv 70+ Omega Hunar
    • Clear: EP5 [The End of Conflict]
  • Adjusted the collision detection to make it harder for enemy's attacks to hit.
  • Reduced the glare for other player's dark blast effects.
  • Boosted the hate effect in [Darkness Wall]

Buster Quest

  • Added a feature in which you are transferred to the standby area after a certain amount of time if you are left behind on the field after the quest has been cleared.


  • In multi-block matching, added a feature where you can start a quest without waiting for party members to complete preparations as long as they are in certain areas.


  • Added notification messages regarding the remaining clear count and remaining play count to certain EQs.
  • The following emergency quests will no longer play the prologue event for the first playthrough.
    • Annihilator's Apparition
    • Perennial Apocalypse 
    • Base: Demise

Regular Class Level 80 Requirement

  • Title [Seeker of <Class> Perfection] will no longer be required for level 80 cap

Battle Arena

  • You will now obtain a different weapon when accessing Pickup Spots

Battle Coin Exchange Shop

  • Updated both product listings for the Battle Coin Exchange Shop


  • Added a [Val Series Upgrade] and [Change Atra Series Weapon Type]
  • Added a sub-menu that allows you to check [Special Ability Factors] and [Potential Abilities]


  • Added ★13 rarity dismantling (desynthesis)

AC Quick Charge

  • Added 100 AC, 500 AC Quick Charge amounts


  • The player will now be temporarily invincible upon exiting the AIS, Ride Roid, and Dark Blast.
  • The player will now become temporarily invincible upon landing from a catapult.
  • You can now change direction immediately when accessing emplacements
  • Added a feature in Options that lets you set the initial cursor position over [Multi-Block Matching] or [Current Block] when accepting a quest.
  • Adjusted the item icon design of NT weapons
  • Changed the design of the Costume drop symbol
  • Edited the explanation of the skill [Extend Assist]
  • Prescheduled [Racing the Phantom Mother] will now be able to appear at random.

Dec 20th Balance Adjustments

Patty & Tiea's character page now includes their Christmas client orders!

Check out the Character Catalogue for even more character pages!


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+


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.


Omnibus Quest Campaign

Clear a certain chapter in EP3 Omnibus Quest to receive several prizes.

Campaign Period

  • December 20th ~ January 10th

Campaign Conditions

(1) Clear Omnibus Quest EP3: [Why Am I Here] 此処に在る意味

  • 40 SG Ticket
  • Bonus Key Rappy F
  • Evo D. / Patty and Tiea

(2) S-Rank Clear Omnibus Quest EP3: [Why Am I Here] 此処に在る意味 using a regular class on Normal:

  • +100% Tribooster
  • Ability Affixing Success +45%
  • *Divine Sword Crosstrease

Condition (2) Distribution Date

  • Mid February


Spend AC, Get Items

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

Campaign Period

  • December 20th ~ December 24th @ 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:

  • White 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.

Prize Pickup Period

  • Available instantly but expires January 25th, 2018

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