SEGA has officially announced the closed beta testing of PSO2: New Genesis. Registration is currently open for the first test, scheduled to begin late January. Participants will receive bonus items to be announced at a later date.
1st Closed Beta Test
Around 50,000 applicants will be selected for the first test. In order to participate, you must have PSO2 gameplay data on your SEGA ID account.
- December 15th, 2020 ~ January 4th, 2021
- Signup for the Closed Beta
(See Below on how to Register)
- On a weekend between Late January ~ Early February 2021
Purpose for the 1st Beta
- Testing the Basic Game System
- Testing the Server Load
- Verification of Game Data shared between PSO2 and PSO2:NGS
- ARKS Cash / AC Scratch Testing
2nd Closed Beta Test
Even more players will be recruited for the second test, including those who have not played PSO2 before. Participants from the first test will automatically be selected for this test. However, game data from the first test will not be carried over.
- To Be Announced
Purpose of the 2nd Beta
- Testing the game with even more players.
- Testing corrections made based on the 1st Beta.
Players can register for the Closed Beta by logging into this SEGA ID page. Only players with gameplay data on their accounts are eligible to register for the first closed beta test. After typing in the username, password, and hiragana captcha, click the large blue Login button to sign in.
Once you're signed in, you'll need to click the checkbox for the Terms of Service and the grey button beneath will turn green. Click the green button to secure your registration.
※You can reduce download times by completely installing the currently available version of PSO2. However do note, that the "PSO2 currently in service" and the "PSO2 used for the closed beta" both require disk space for each version.