Archive for the ‘Phantasy Star Online 2’ Category

Wednesday April 23, 2014 03:04

PSO2 JP AC Scratch: Radical Laboratory

Radical Laboratory

Radical Laboratory
(Until 5.21.2014)


Hamano Ikusa

ハマノイクサ Hamano Ikusa
ハマノイクサ空 Hamano Ikusa Sky Blue
ハマノイクサ桜 Hamano Ikusa Sakura Pink
ハマノイクサ月 Hamano Ikusa Yellow Moon
ハマノイクサ紅 Hamano Ikusa Crimson Red
ハマノイクサ影 Hamano Ikusa Black Shadow


Iloise Alcuria

イロイスアルキュリア Iloise Alcuria
(6 colors)


Seminar Riontol

セミナリオントール Seminarion Toll
(6 colors)


Peonia Series

ピオニア・ボディ Peonia Body
ピオニア・アーム Peonia Arms
ピオニア・レッグ Peonia Legs
ピオニア・ヘッド Peonia Head


Granida Series

グラニーダ・ボディ Granida Body
グラニーダ・アーム Granida Arms
グラニーダ・レッグ Granida Legs
グラニーダ・ヘッド Granida Head


Egg Rappy Suit

エグ・ラッピースーツ Egg Rappy Suit



  • GH410オッソリア玄 GH410 Ossoria Mysterious Black
  • GH410オッソリア冬 GH410 Ossoria Winter White
  • GH410オッソリア夜 GH410 Ossoria Night Blue
  • GH470オッソリア玄 GH470 Ossoria Mysterious Black
  • GH470オッソリア冬 GH470 Ossoria Winter White
  • GH470オッソリア雅 GH470 Ossoria Elegant Purple
  • アルフライラ桜 Alph Lyla Sakura
  • ウォフマナフ鋼 Vohu Manah Steel


  • プリティリボン Pretty Ribbon
  • モノクロプリティリボン Monochrome Pretty Ribbon
  • 進化デバイス/ハンプティ Evo. Device / Humpty
  • *ディー・ジ・アリエス DG Aries
  • クラス追加(ブレイバー) Class Addition (Braver)
  • クラス追加(ファイター) Class Addition (Fighter)
  • 属性変化(炎属性) Attribute Change (Fire)
  • 属性変化(風属性) Attribute Change (Wind)
  • 属性変化(光属性) Attribute Change (Light)
  • 特殊能力追加(法撃)Ability Affixer (Shock)
  • フードデバイス/射撃 Mag Device / R-ATK

Female Voice 59

  • 女性追加ボイス59
  • 女性C追加ボイス59 (Cast Ver.)

Masaya Onosaka Male Voice 39

  • 男性追加ボイス39
  • 男性C追加ボイス39 (Cast Ver.)

Lobby Action

  • 追加ロビーアクション101 (unknown_command) [Backflip]


FUN Scratch


  • フェザーヘアピンB Feather Hairpin B
  • ツインパール Twin Pearls
  • ラッピーのヒナ Rappy Chick
  • ゴールドアリエスホーン Gold Aries Horns
  • ブラックアリエスホーン Black Aries Horns
  • ゴールドアリエスキャップ Gold Aries Cap
  • ブラックアリエスキャップ Black Aries Cap
  • アリエスステッカーA Aries Sticker A
  • アリエスステッカーB Aries Sticker B
  • 追加ロビーアクション01 (/la liveit)
  • 追加ロビーアクション02 (/la deny)
  • イースター・エッグ Easter Egg
  • Easter (PSO BGM)
  • Rappy Fever (PSZ BGM)

Lobby Action

  • 追加ロビーアクション102 (/la resort) [Inspire]

Music Discs

  • バル・ロドス戦 Bal Rodos Battle
  • E.G.G.M.A.N (Sonic Adventure 2 BGM)

Monday April 21, 2014 21:03

PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance (4/23/2014)


PSO2es Maintenance and Patch

  • April 23rd @ 8:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • Download Link by Synth
  • Rare Chip and AC Scratch Update

PSO2 Live Broadcast #19

  • April 27th @ 15:00 JST on Nico Nico Live
  • Broadcasting live from super gaming convention [Nico Nico Cho-Kaigi]
  • May update information and the unveiling of the future roadmap.
  • Live demonstration of a new 12 player Dark Falz Emergency Quest
  • New information for PSO2es and Phantasy Star Festa 2014

OTP Account Holders

  • One-Time Password account holders will receive a complimentary storage box after the April 23rd update.
  • One-Time Passwords are an extra layer of security to prevent unauthorized access to your account.
  • OTP account holders will also qualify for an ongoing campaign where they receive booster items and halfdolls for each consecutive month of service.

Extra Things

  • ARKS Road: [Intermediate Class: ARKS Basics], which primarily deals with Jan’s client orders, will be removed from the ARKS Road.
  • So far the class balance adjustments posted prior to this maintenance only lists the ranger, striking Lv.16 PAs, and techer tree improvements. Any class adjustments besides those three have yet to be announced.  After the April 23rd update, they’ll judge which contents are target for a nerf.

 Overseas Developments

  • Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao’s PSO2 is planned to launch on April 25th.
  • In a few months, the PSO2 SEA version is scheduled to launch.
  • Sakai states you can’t play with them since they’re on different servers with their own scheduling of updates.

Class Level

  • Class Level 70 Unlocked

Craft Level

  • Craft Level 40 Unlocked.
  • Along with this update comes new recipes and achievements

Daily Crafts

  • Receive Craft Orders from NPCs each day

New Skills, Photon Arts, and Technics

  • ヴォルグラプター Volg Raptor
  • ミリオンストーム Million Storm
  • イル・ザン Il Zan
  • カザンナデシコ Kazan Nadeshiko
  • New skills for each class.


  • Mags can be fed ★7 ~ ★9 items.
  • A [Mag Changing Pass] can be obtained from the Recycle Shop. You can use this pass to change the appearance of your mag from a list of evolution devices used after this update.
  • If you haven’t used an evolution device on your mag, then it will not appear on this list.

Easter Lobby

Easter Lobby

  • April 23rd through May 7th

Mother Ship 2

Field Update

  • New Field: Mother Ship
  • You can enter the Mother Ship by starting a certain story quest.

New Emergency Quest

  • ワイルドイースター Wild Easter

Xie Client Orders and Spring Bingo

  • April 23rd through June 11th.

New Advance Quests

More Extreme Quests

  • Extreme: Ruins and Oceanids Stage 51 ~ 60
  • Ruins and Oceanids stage 60 becomes the final stage.

New Interrupt Events

New Story Quest

  • Day of Resurrection

New Latent Abilities

  • New Latent Abilities added!
  • Added latent abilities for existing weapons.

AC Shop

  • 獲得経験値+100%(3個) +100% EXP (x3) was removed from the listing.

Shop Update

  • New items added to the Crafting Shop, Recycle Shop, Pyroxene, Spellstone,  and Large Pyroxene Shop, and Fun Shop
  • Reduced some prices in FUN shop.
  • My Room Shop lineup updated

Friend Referral System

  • Lvl 50 reward increment added.

One-Time Password

  • New complimentary Storage Box

Camera Function

  • Added [Camera Selection] to the Quick Menu

Character Creation

  • Deformed Face variation added.

Chat Commands

  • /mpal1~/mpal6 : Switch main palettes.
  • /spal1~/spal18 : Switch sub palettes
  • /cs itemname : Switches to costumes stored in the item pack.
  • /cmf itemname : Switches to weapon camos stored in the item pack.
  • New Wink cut-in chat added.

Mining Base Adjustments

  • Adjusted the quest clear containers for Mining Base. Changed the drop priority towards a descending order (H>>L),  low rarity drops will be hard to come by, high rarity drops will be easier to come by.  This change only affects up to ★10 items. The ★11 item drop system will see no changes.
  • Limited the amount of meseta drop icons that appear after the quest is cleared. This doesn’t affect the total sum of meseta that can be obtained from the quest, it is merely a counter measure to reduce the burden on everyone’s system.


  • Added a rare enemy variant for Talobecko.
  • Took measures to reduce the server load at the quest counter.
  • Changed the image displaying on the monitors during the Mining Base emergency announcement.
  • Raging Dark Arms and Utterly Profound are no longer exclusively pre-scheduled and will also appear at random.
  • Changed the results screen so that if you are unable to receive the clear EXP rewards, the screen will display 0EXP.
  • Changed the design that appears on the ARKS Monitors during an interrupt ranking.
  • You can set boost and food items on the sub-palette.
  • Changed the order the stats display for Special Ability [Stigma]
  • Added a setting in options to change the damage bar’s color based on the three attack types.
  • Added a setting in options to display up to three stacked notices at the same time.
  • Modified Zondeel’s animation so that it doesn’t glare up the screen too much.
  • Bingo objective  [Color Box Destruction] can be achieved even if another player breaks the container nearby.
  • Changed the design of the Matter Board’s icons.
  • Some menus in the Crafting system will be grayed out until it’s ready.
  • The earned commission fee will be displayed when performing a craft for another player.
  • The Craft Information pane accessed from the character information menu will use the same notation as the class information pane when the craft level reaches the current level cap.
  • You can check the craft license, craft achievements, and craft recipes in the my room terminal.
  • The final confirmation window for Technic Customizations will display the names of the effects for the merit and demerit values.
  • When using a custom disk, the message displayed in the middle of the screen has changed to a notice at the lower part of the screen.
  • Team Accessories will unequip when a person leaves the team.
  • Added an entry in Chat settings that lets you perform a victory animation when certain enemies are defeated.
  • The [Forward/Previous Tab] control setting in options can now sift through messages in the mailbox.
  • Adjusted the footstep sound effects for the Seras Alicia costume.
  • A certain effect is displayed when a step attack is performed while  [Jeweled Sword of Zelretch] is equipped.
  • Latent Ability [Wings of Fortune] will now display an effect when triggered.
  • Changed the icon design to display the values of some food and booster items.
  • A confirmation dialogue displays when overwriting a symbol art with one chosen from the Symbol Art History.
  • Added display functions for the notices.
  • The Order Items tab in the item pack and storage box are sorted by their intended use.

Special Ability Adjustments

  • Success rate bonuses can occur when a special ability corresponds to the performance of a soul.

Ranger Adjustments

  • Adjusted the speed between the ranger’s stance and shooting for normal attacks and some PAs
  • Reduced the amount of time the player is frozen after a dive roll.
  • Assault Rifles: Made improvements to the bullet spread for normal attacks during movement.
  • One Point: Made improvements to the bullet spread for Assault Rifle PA One Point.
  • Increased the power and reduced the PP consumption of some assault rifle and launcher PAs.

Techer Adjustments

  • Changed the prerequisite skill points for these Techer Skills: Wand Lovers, Dark Mastery 2, Light Mastery 2, Wind Mastery 2, Territory Burst. In accordance with this change, an all skill tree reset pass is distributed as compensation.

Photon Art Adjustments

  • Buffed Over End’s power at level 16.
  • Buffed Slide End’s power at level 16
  • Buffed Tornado Dance’s power at level 16.

Mag Adjustments

  • A mag’s photon blast power will rise based on its current level.
  • Improved upon the photon blast’s power, homing abilities, range and hit number.

Special Weapon Adjustments

  • Special Weapons can have randomized grind values up to +5
  • Special Weapons may have high ranking special abilities like [Power IV].
  • There are special abilities that can only appear during appraisal.
  • This applies to special weapons retrieved after April 23rd’s update.

Interrupt Ranking Adjustments

  • Expanded which placements on the leaderboard are target to receive an Interrupt Ranking or Weekly Ranking reward.
  • Improved Ranking reward contents.

Quest Adjustments

  • In [Specimen Collection: F. Continent], it will be easier to trigger the [Collect the Egg Specimen] emergency trial.

Enemy Adjustments

  • Improved some item drop rates from Dark Falz Elder

Other Balance Changes

  • Latent Ability [Mortality's Ante] has been buffed.
  • Intermediate Class: Arks Basics has been removed from the ARKS Road.

PSO2es V1.1.0 (April 23rd)

  • Download Link by Synth
  • Special Quest [Rappy Special Survey] has a chance to appear twice each day during the morning, noon, or night hours.
  • 07:00 ~ 09:00 | 12:00 ~ 14:00 | 18:00 ~ 21:00 JST
  • New original special ability “Soul Receptor” may appear within item drops. Those with linked PSO2 accounts can use this special ability to improve the success rates of soul-type abilities during affixing.
  • PSO2es Guide





Emergency and Special Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49

▲▲ Eastern Daylight Time ▲▲
Please [Refresh] the calendar after maintenance has ended!

▲▲ Japanese Standard Time ▲▲
Please [Refresh] the calendar after maintenance has ended!


Eastern / Central / Mountain / 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.
  • If you are using a mobile device or an external application, please [sync] the calendar after maintenance has ended.


Super Falz +100% Rare Drop Boost for
All [Raging Dark Arms] and [Utterly Profound] Quests
May 5th +50% EXP Boost for all quests!
May 5th
+50% Rare Drops for All Extreme Quests
May 5th
+50% Rare Drops for All Extreme Quests
May 6th +50% EXP and Rare Drop Boosts for Advance Quests
Grind Affix Boost +5% Item Grind and Affixing Success
From May 3rd ~ May 6th @ 23:59 (Check Calendar)

Boost event period for Super Falz begins after April 23rd’s maintenance all the way until maintenance on May 7th.

(PSO2es) 100,000 Downloads Campaign


To commemorate the 100,000th download for PSO2es, if you log in during the campaign period, you’ll receive additional login bonuses.

Campaign Period

  • April 23rd ~ April 29th, 2014 @ 23:59 JST

Login Period

Login Days Earned Bonuses
1st Day 1 Rappy Medal
2nd Day 500 FUN
3rd Day 500 FUN
4th Day 1 Rappy Medal
5th Day 500 FUN
6th Day 500 FUN
7th Day 2 Rappy Medal

If you login everyday, you can achieve the 7th Day login bonus. You can pick up the rewards in the mailbox.





Three Golden Week Campaigns

Drag ex helm

Spend Golden Week on PSO2 in three separate campaigns. The third campaign will be revealed at a later time.

Golden Week (Spend AC) Campaign

Spend AC during the campaign period to receive some prizes.

Spend AC Campaign Period

  • April 23rd (Maint) ~ May 21st (Maint)

Qualifying Spending Amounts

  • Spend 100+ AC to receive two +50% Rare Drop Boosters.
  • Spend 2000+ AC to receive six +50% EXP boosters, and two Grind Risk Reduction (+2)
  • Spend 5000+ AC to receive one Dragon Ex Helm and five Photon Spheres.

PSO2es players may also qualify for this campaign IF they link their PSO2 account. Any AC used prior to linkage will not qualify for the campaign.

You may qualify for this campaign by spending AC in any of the following ways:

  • Playing AC Scratch (however, playing AC scratch from the ticket bundle does not qualify for the campaign.)
  • Purchasing an AC Scratch ticket bundle.
  • Purchasing AC Shop Items
  • Using AC content from the Makeover Counter
  • Spending AC to add or reset skill trees.
  • Using AC to purchase a new character.
  • Transferring to another ship.

Spend AC Prize Distribution Date

  • Mid June, 2014 at the Visiphone

Login Bonus

Golden Week Campaign (Login Bonus)

Login bonuses will increase during the campaign period.

  • +100 FUN and +1 Login Stamp for standard players.
  • +200 FUN and +1 Login Stamps for premium set holders

Login Bonus Campaign Period

  • April 23rd (Maint) ~ May 7th (Maint)
Days 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Standard 200FUN 200FUN 250FUN 200FUN 300FUN
Premium 400FUN 400FUN 500FUN 400FUN 600FUN

 This campaign does not cover login bonuses for PSO2es.



Client Order Campaign #51

Client Order Campaign 51

Xie is back for spring with new client orders! Complete them and earn some prizes.

Campaign Period

  • 4.23 ~ 5.7

Qualifying Client Orders

(1) Complete Xie’s client order イースターの幕開けは to receive:

  • EXP Booster +50% (x2)
  • Grind Risk Reduction +1 (x2)

(2) Complete Xie’s client order おじゃま虫をやっつけろ! to receive:

  • Rare Drop Boost +50% (x2)
  • Liliparium S (x1)

Prize Distribution Date

  • May 15th at the Visiphone.

Tuesday April 15, 2014 20:00

PSO2 JP: Maintenance (4/16/2014)

PSO2 Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 4/16/2014 @ 10:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 4/15/2014 @ 9:55 PM ~ 4:30 AM EDT

PSO2es Maintenance Contents

  • Rare chip scratch update.

PSO2es Compensation (Already Distributed)

  • Open Beta Bugs: 10 Rappy Medals if you registered during the Open Beta Period.
  • One Point / Sword PA Balance: 2 Rappy Medals if you registered by April 9th’s Maintenance.
  • Maintenance Extension: 1 Rappy Medal if you registered by April 9th’s Maintenance.
  • Items can be picked up at the Mailbox.

PSO2es [Rappy Special Survey]

  • New Special Quest [Rappy Special Survey]
  • April 16th @ 18:00 ~ 19:00 JST or 5:00 AM EDT.
  • Posted in EQ Schedule.
  • You can obtain some of the best chips used for chip grinding in this quest!

[Rappy Special Survey: Beginner]

    • Enemy: Lv. 20
    • Obtainable Chips: Sleeping Rappy or Rappy

[Rappy Special Survey: Intermediate]

    • Enemy: Lv. 40
    • Obtainable Chips: Sleeping Rappy, Rappy, or Singing Rappy.


Emergency and Special Quest Schedule

Boost Event 49 

▲▲ Eastern Daylight Time ▲▲
Please [Refresh] the calendar after maintenance has ended!

▲▲ Japanese Standard Time ▲▲
Please [Refresh] the calendar after maintenance has ended!


Eastern / Central / Mountain / 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.
  • If you are using a mobile device or an external application, please [sync] the calendar after maintenance has ended.

Boost Event Schedule


+100% Rare Enemy Rates for All Quests

20:00 ~ 21:00
IR: Dragon Ex

+400% Rare Drop Boost for Dragon Ex in the [Interrupt Ranking - Dragon Ex] scheduled above!

13:00 ~ 14:30

+50% Rare Drop Boosts for All Advance Quests!


+50% EXP Boost for All Quests!

20:00 ~ 21:30

+50% Rare Drop Boosts for All Advance Quests!


+50% Rare Drop Boosts for All Quests!


Client Order Campaign #50

Client Order Campaign 50

Complete Kressida’s client orders during the campaign period to earn various prizes!

Campaign Period

  • 4.16 ~ 4.23

Qualifying Campaign Orders

(1) Clear Kressida’s client order へっぽこぴーなSランククリア (Rookie S Rank Clear) to receive:

  • +50% EXP Booster (x2)
  • +50% Tribooster (x1)

(2) Clear Kressida’s client order アンタの実力、見せてもらうわ (Show Me Your True Strength) to receive:

  • +50% Tribooster (x1)
  • Grind Risk Reduction (+2) (x2)

Prize Distribution Date

  • May 7th, 2014 at the Visiphone.

Saturday April 12, 2014 06:02

PSO2 JP: Level 70 Easter Festival!



Easter Event

Eg Paska

エグパスカ Egg Paska

Easter shall arrive in PSO2 from April 23rd through May 21st. Players can acquire new Easter themed item drops like the rod weapon camo [*Eoslente], or the egg shaped launcher [Egg Paska].


Wild Easter

[Wild Easter] is a new Emergency Quest available for a limited time. Huey and Xie want the Easter festival to be a success, however, they’ll need your assistance in repelling the Darker threat. The super hard version of the quest not only has level 70 enemies, but may also spawn a certain Emergency Trial.


Mr Boin

Mr. Bowan, a super-dimensional enemy, can also appear in this Emergency Quest. Though his HP is high, if you manage to defeat him, you’ll earn the [+300% Rare Drop Boost] effect for 5 minutes.

Read more…


Upcoming Scheduled Emergency Quests

  • Events for April 23, 2014
    • 10:00 pm EDT | Wild Easter
  • Events for April 24, 2014
    • 8:00 am EDT | Mining Base Defense
    • 10:00 am EDT | Raging Dark Arms
  • Events for April 25, 2014
    • 12:00 am EDT | Raging Dark Arms
    • 2:00 am EDT | Wild Easter
    • 9:00 am EDT | Raging Dark Arms
    • 11:00 am EDT | Wild Easter
    • 11:00 pm EDT | Mecha Awakening
  • Events for April 26, 2014
    • 1:00 am EDT | Raging Dark Arms

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