PSO2 JP: Maintenance and Patch (12/9/2015)

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It’s a December to remember! Meet Aurora in Episode 3’s side story and participate in this year’s Christmas event with this latest update for PSO2.

December 9th Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

December 9th Patch

  • Launcher: Version 03.00.04
  • Client: ver. 3.1001.2
  • Patch Size: 25 MB (PC) / 28 MB (Vita)


 

Google Authentication System

Alternative Login Method for OTP Users

PSO2 players should be well aware of the frequent issues that have been plaguing the One-Time Password service. Coming mid-December, PSO2 will implement Google Authenticator as an alternative way for OTP users to connect to the game. Just like before, once you’ve entered your SEGA ID and password, you must enter the code issued by Google Authenticator to log into the game. Once the service goes live, the One-Time Password Registration Guide will be updated using Google Authenticator as the default method.

OTP Campaign Participants

OTP Campaign participants who wish to switch over to Google Authenticator, can do so without losing their monthly streak. Players who cancel their OTP service have until 23:59 JST of the very same day to re-register their account with an OTP service. If they re-register their account after midnight passes in Japan, then their monthly streak will reset to being their 1st month.

Just to recap the OTP Campaign:

Monthly Streak Prizes
1st Month +50% Tribooster (x2)
2nd Month +50% Tribooster (x2)
Half Doll (x1)
3rd Month and Beyond +50% Tribooster (x2)
Half Doll (x1)
Extreme Pass (x2)
+250% Rare Drop Booster (x1)
Grind Risk Reduce (+2) (x1)

Patch Notes

Christmas Lobby12/9 ~ 12/31
Christmas Lobby
12/9 ~ 12/31

Level Up Quest

  • Winged Border Breaker 境界を貫く双角の凶鳥
  • (N: 8 / H: 20 / VH: 40 / SH: 50 / XH: 70)
  • Available Until January 13th.
  • Subdue Za Oodan must be cleared to access the quest.

Limited-Time Emergency Quest

  • Merry Christmas on Ice 4 (氷上のメリークリスマス4)
  • (N: 1 / H: 20 / VH: 40 / SH: 50 / XH: 70)
  • Available until January 13th.
  • Players who wear select Christmas Costumes can experience a [Costume Bonus] effect.

ARKS Bingo Card

  • Christmas 2015 Bingo
  • Available until January 13th

Limited-time Client Orders

  • Christmas Xie 2015
  • Available until January 13th

New Enemy

  • Dio Hunar

New Story

  • New EP3 Side Story Chapter

New Shop

  • Added [Phantasmal Exchange Shop]
  • This shop can be selected from the Pyroxene Exchange Shop.

Christmas 2015 Bingo

Christmas 2015 Bingo

Christmas 2015 Bingo Rewards
Lines Reward
1 +75% EXP Booster (x2)
2 1000 FUN Ticket
3 Grind Success +10% (x3)
4 *イクスシュレイラ (Ixschrayla)
[Gunslash Camo]
5 +50% Tribooster (x2)
8 Nero Fragment (x3)
Complete +100% Tribooster
Christmas 2015 Bingo
A
A-1 Clear Xie’s client order:
クリスマスキャロルは突然に
Sudden Christmas Carols
A-2 Defeat a [Blundarl] Level 1+
A-3 Play Rappy Slots  
A-4 Defeat a [Fangulfur] Level 1+
A-5 Clear Xie’s client order:
ジングル・ゴーマイウェイ!
Jingle Go My Way!
B
B-1 Defeat a [Predicahda] Level 1+
B-2 Defeat a [Parata Picoda] Level 1+
B-3 Speak to Lachesis Title Counter Attendant
B-4 Defeat a [Yede] Level 1+
B-5 Defeat [Decol Malluda] Level 1+
C
C-1 Feed your Mag
 
C-2 Use a Drink
 
C-4 Draw a FUN Scratch
 
C-5 Destroy a green container
 
D
D-1 Defeat [De Malmoth] Level 1+
D-2 Defeat a [Gulfur] Level 1+
D-3 Speak to Alto Casino Attendant
D-4 Defeat a [Bonta Bakuta] Level 1+
D-5 Defeat a [Luda Sorcerer] Level 1+
E
E-1 Clear Xie’s client order:
ダーカー・イン・ザ・ナイト
Darkers in the Night
E-2 Defeat a [Malmoth]
Level 1+
E-3 Play Black Nyack
 
E-4 Defeat a [Pitta Wadda] Level 1+
E-5 Clear Xie’s client order:
ラッピーは二度ベルを鳴らす!?
Second Ringing of the Rappies!?

 

Xie’s Client Orders

Christmas Xie 2015

Client Order Objective
クリスマスキャロルは突然に
Sudden Christmas Carols
Defeat [Natives] x50
ダーカー・イン・ザ・ナイト
Darkers in the Night
Defeat [Darkers] x50
ジングル・ゴーマイウェイ!
Jingle Go My Way!
Deliver [極彩色のかけら] x5
Drops from Pitta Wadda & Parata Picoda.
ラッピーは二度ベルを鳴らす!?
Second Ringing of the Rappies!?
Deliver [ハッピーラッピーベル] x2
Drops from St. Rappy.
クリスマスまであと何歩?
How Many Steps Until Christmas?
Defeat [Nyau] by destroying its weapon.
 Reward: *スノーキャノンマン (Snow Cannon Man) [Launcher Weapon Camo]

 

Winter Sweets Set ’15
Shortcake クリスマスショート’15
Christmas Short ’15
S-ATK +50 / PP +5
(30 minutes)
Baked Cheesecake クリスマスベイクド’15
Christmas Baked ’15
R-ATK +50 / PP +5
(30 minutes)
Fruit Tart クリスマスタルト’15
Christmas Tart ’15
T-ATK +50 / PP +5
(30 minutes)
Christmas Cake クリスマスケーキ’15
Christmas Cake ’15
S-DEF/R-DEF/T-DEF/HP +50
(30 minutes)

PattynTiCongratulations to Patty and Tiea for winning the Best Partner General Election! In the future, the development team will announce more details about the item they’ve created themed after the winning pair.

 

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 in this calendar 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.

 

Spend AC, Get Items Campaign #19

Players who spend set amounts of AC during the campaign period will receive several prizes in early February.

Campaign Period

  • December 9th ~ January 13th (Maintenance)

Campaign Qualifications

(1) Spend 100+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +50% Rare Drop Booster (x2)

(2) Spend 2,000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • Synthesizer (x50)
  • Grind Risk Reducer +2 (x5)
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x3)

(3) Spend 5,000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • Love Rappy Suit
  • Grind Success +30% 

※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 Distribution Date

  • Early February

 

New Registration Campaign #24

New players can get a head start on the game by registering a PSO2 account during the campaign period.

Campaign Period

  • December 9th ~ January 6th (Maintenance)

Campaign Qualifications

Create a new PSO2 account and create your first character to receive:

  • Evo. Device / Red Puyo
  • 3000 EXP Ticket (x5)
  • リア/フレッシュオーラ ║ Rear / Fresh Aura

PSO2 accounts created prior to the start of this campaign do not qualify for the prizes. The campaign specifically targets new registrations for PSO2, not PSO2es.

Prize Pickup Expiration

  • Until maintenance on April 6th, 2016.

7 thoughts to “PSO2 JP: Maintenance and Patch (12/9/2015)”

  1. …kenny… when you copypasted the bingo table you forgot to fix the kana for the weapon camo. it still says obake hat instead of *イクスシュレイラ for the new thing.

    coffee first, then newsposts. 😉

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