PSO2 JP: Maintenance (8/22/2018)


We're back from our mini vacation! Grinding & Affixing Boost Week and the Support Item Scratch will begin after this maintenance. There are no content updates scheduled for this week, however Dark Blast Apprentice and the Frame Arms Girl AC scratch will instead arrive on August 29th.

PSO2 Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 8/22/2018 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 8/21/2018 @ 8:55 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

Upcoming Broadcasts

IDOLA: Phantasy Star Saga

  • August 27th @ 21:00 JST
  • New Promo Video and Unannounced Characters
  • Other Information
  • Youtube Live


  • August 28th @ 21:00 JST
  • September Update Details
  • MHZ-F Collaboration
  • Quna & Matoi's Virtual Live Concert
  • New Merchandise & Collaboration Announcements.
  • Guest Star: Yūko Minaguchi (Phaleg's VA)
  • Nico Nico Link & Periscope Link TBA

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 later date.
  • Nico Nico Link

Conqueror's Crest Campaign Ending

The Conqueror's Crest Campaign will be ending August 29th. Their goal is to have adjustments in Mid October where Conqueror's Crests can be obtained from [Bonus Quests] and [Raid Quests before EP4].

On August 29th, they'll start the King's Crest campaign. King's Crests can be obtained from raid quests that currently drop conqueror's crest, as well as, [Trigger: Underground Nightmare]. The ★14 weapon lineup for King's Crest will be different from Conqueror's Crest. In addition, you can convert your King's Crests into Conqueror's Crest.

King's Crest Exchange

Item Name King's Crest Cost
Conqeuror's Crest (x2)
覇者の紋章 (2個)
Demonia Saber
Glide Girola
Gear Experience
Dual Bird
Demonia Blaster
Demonia Feather
Gilles Weihen



New PSO2es Guides

PSO2es Menu GuideSide Story Guide | esOrder Guide


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+

Web Panel Rewards 2

Boost Rewards (August 22nd ~ August 29th)

  • +10% Grind Success Rate
  • +10% Ability Success Rate
  • +15% Grind EXP for NT Weapons

Recycle Shop Discounts (August 22nd ~ August 29th)

  • Recycle Shop 20% OFF
  • SG Recycle Shop 20% OFF

Reward Items

  • 1000FUN Ticket (x1)
  • Fishing Stamina Drink 50 (x2)
  • Gathering Stamina Drink 50 (x2)
  • Casino Coin Pass (x5)
  • Free Salon Pass (x1)
  • Color Change Pass (x1)
  • Bonus Key Rappy F (x1)
  • Bonus Key Kazuchi Attack (x1)
  • Lambda Grinder (x30)
  • Photon Sphere (x30)
  • Ability Success Rate +40%
  • Arkuma Nose [Accessory] (x1)
  • Nyau Inner Tube [Accessory] (x1)
  • Rappy Light [Room Item] (x1)
  • *Lilli Ropes [Weapon Camo] (x1)
  • 200SG Ticket (x1)
  • 10SG Ticket (x6)
  • 5SG Ticket (x1)
  • 1SG Ticket (x1)


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Emergency Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

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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.


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


Spend AC, Get Items

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

Campaign Period

  • Until August 26th @ 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.


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.


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


  • +50% EXP Boost


Bonus Key Login Campaign

During the campaign period, logging in each day will reward you with a bonus key!

Campaign Period

  • August 22nd 0:00 ~ August 31st 23:59 JST
Monday ~ Friday Bonus Key Tokyo [Silver] (x1)
Bonus Key Magatsu [Silver] (x1)
Saturday Bonus Key Tokyo [Gold] (x1)
Sunday Bonus Key Magatsu [Gold] (x1)


Quest Boosts

August 22nd ~ August 29th

Annihilator's Apparition

  • All Difficulties
    • +100% RDR Boost
    • Added Weapon Camo to the drops
  • Extra Hard Only
    • +100% Enemy DMG
    • +300% Enemy HP
    • Added ★14 Weapons to the drops
    • Added ★13 Weapons to the drops
    • Added Conqueror's Crests to the drops


The Final 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

August 22nd ~ August 29th

Campaign Tasks

  Goal Reward
1 Clear (x1) Beach Wars 2018 Conqueror’s Crests (x30)
2 Clear (x2) Underground Nightmare Conqueror’s Crests (x30)
3 Clear (x2) Enchanted Forest Exploration Conqueror’s Crests (x30)
4 Clear Huey's Client Order
Conqueror’s Crests (x30)
5 Clear Huey's Client Order
Conqueror’s Crests (x30)

Reward Distribution

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

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