PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (1/18/2017)

Maintenance will occur several hours earlier this week.

January 18th Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 1/18/2017 @ 6:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 1/17/2017 @ 4:55 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

January 18th Patch

  • Launcher: Version 04.00.03
  • Client: ver. 4.0701.1
  • Patch Size: 32 MB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 34 MB (Vita)

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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.
  • ARKS Leagues are typically 3 hours long. Check the event itself for details on its duration.

 

Buy Premium Set Campaign #16


Players who purchase premium set tickets will receive Bonus Keys and Casino Coin Passes.

Campaign Period

  • January 18th ~ March 1st  (Maintenance)

Campaign Qualifications

(1) Purchase a 30 Day Premium Set (1,300 AC) during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster
  • Casino Coin Pass (x2)
  • Tokyo Bonus Key (Silver)

(2) Purchase a 60 Day Premium Set (2,300 AC) during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • Casino Coin Pass (x3)
  • Tokyo Bonus Key (Silver)

(3) Purchase a 90 Day Premium Set (3,300 AC) during the campaign period to receive:

  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • Casino Coin Pass (x4)
  • Tokyo Bonus Key (Gold)

Purchasing different premium sets during the campaign period qualifies you for each of the respective prizes.

※Premium Sets must be purchased to qualify. Using previously acquired sets will not count towards the campaign.

Prize Pickup Period

  • Available instantly but expires April 5th 2017 (Maintenance)

 

AC Shop Bargains

January 18th ~ February 1st

The following bundles will contain AC Shop items at a discounted price!

Item Package Contents Price
550AC初心者セット
550AC Beginner’s Set
Item Pack Expansion +10 (x2)
AC Scratch Ticket (x1)
550 AC
ギャザリングおすすめセット2
Recommended Gathering Set 2
Master Pickaxe (x10)
Master Fishing Rod (x10)
1,500 AC
便利アイテムセット4
Useful Item Set 4
+150% EXP Booster (x3)
Scape Doll (x3)
Subpallete Expansion Ticket (x1)
Order Cap Expansion 30 Days (x1)
1,900 AC
キャラ倉庫拡張5個セット
5 Chara-Storage Expansion Set
Chara-Storage Expansion +50 (x5) 3,800 AC

※Each package is limited once per account except for the Gathering Set.
※The Gathering Set is limited 5 times per account.

 

 

Order Request Campaign

Players can vote for a Client Order they’d like to complete in the future. The Client Order with the most votes will run as part of a Client Order Campaign beginning January 25th.

 

Client Order Campaign

Clear Revelle’s Client Order [デモリション・アンビション・II] Demolition Ambition II:

  • Grind Skip (→5) (x3)

You have until January 25th’s maintenance to complete this task.

 

Client Order Voting

Voting Procedure

  • Click the black and orange [投票する] button to vote for a Client Order.
  • You may vote for a client order once a day after 0:00 JST.
  • Players who clear the winning Client Order will receive prizes in their Visiphone.

Voting Period

  • January 18th ~ January 23rd @ 11:00 JST.

 

Client Order 3 Client Order 4
Lubert Hans
ギグル・グンネガムの部位破壊を! 巨龍を呼ぶ龍族
Prize Prize
Lambda Grinder (x5)

+100% Tribooster (x3)

The winning client order will become a Client Order Campaign starting January 25th.

 

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PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance and Patch (1/11/2017)

Our first big update of the new year brings gameplay additions and improvements, as well as a Las Vegas Limited Quest!

January 11th Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 1/11/2017 @ 8:00 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 1/10/2017 @ 6:00 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

January 11th Patch

  • Launcher: Version 04.00.03
  • Client: ver. 4.0701.0
  • Patch Size: 1.6 GB (PC) / xx (PS4) / 1298 MB (Vita)

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Patch Notes

Gathering

  • Added Gathering Spots to Skyscape and Seabed fields.

New Limited Quest

  • 混沌もたらす戯神の嘲笑 Chaotic Pranksters’ Sneer
  • Available until February 8th, 2017

New Client Orders

  • Xie (Until 3/8)
  • New Daily Orders

New Potentials

  • Added new potential abilities

 

Partial New Item Listing

 

 

Time Attack Quests

Changed the names of the following Time Attack Quests

Before After
走破演習:ナベリウス 走破演習:ナベリウス上級
走破演習:ナベリウスII 走破演習:ナベリウス初級

Naberius 1 has become Naberius Advanced.
Naberius 2 has become Naberius Beginner.

Time Attack Adjustments

  • You will now be able to control your character during Operator transmissions in Naberius Beginner and Sanctum Time Attack Quests.

 

Time Attack Unlocking Conditions

Changed the Unlocking Conditions of the following Time Attack Quests

Time Attack Name New Conditions
走破演習:ナベリウス上級
Naberius Advanced
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests:

  • Client Order:「探索許可申請試練・III」
  • ARKS Quest:「デ・マルモス鎮圧」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ウォパル」/「走破演習:東京」
走破演習:ナベリウス初級
Naberius Beginner
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Order「探索許可申請試練・VI」
  • Arks Quest「ウォルガーダ殲滅」

Or Clear Any of the Following Client Orders

  • Client Order: 「難易度制限解放試練・II」
走破演習:リリーパ
Marathon Practice Lillipa
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Orders:「探索許可申請試練・II」&「探索許可申請試練・IV」
  • Arks Quests:「稀少鉱石発掘任務」&「巨大変形機甲種撃破」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ウォパル」/「走破演習:東京」
走破演習:アムドゥスキア
Marathon Practice Amduscia
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Orders:「探索許可申請試練・I」&「探索許可申請試練・V」
  • Arks Quest:「キャタドラン討伐」&「キャタドランサ討伐」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ウォパル」/「走破演習:東京」
突破演習:龍祭壇
Infiltration Practice: Sanctum
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Order:「探索許可申請試練・VI」
  • Arks Quest:「ゴロンゾラン鎮圧」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ナベリウス初級」
走破演習:ウォパル
Marathon Practice: Wopal
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Order:「適正能力審査試練・採掘場跡」
  • Arks Quest:「デコル・マリューダ討伐」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack: 「走破演習:ナベリウス初級」
連破演習:ハルコタン
Successive Practice: Harkotan
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Order:「適正能力審査試練・浮上施設」
  • Arks Quest:「コドッタ・イーデッタ討伐」

Or Clear any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack: 「突破演習:龍祭壇」
連破演習:闇の痕跡
 Successive Practice: Traces of Darkness
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Order:「自由探索許可申請・遺跡」&「自由探索許可申請・採掘場跡」&「自由探索許可申請・黒ノ領域」
  • Free Field:「遺跡探索」&「採掘場跡探索」&「黒ノ領域探索」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack: 「連破演習:ハルコタン」
走破演習:東京
Marathon Practice: Tokyo
Clear the Following Client Orders and Quests

  • Client Order:「自由探索許可申請・東京」
  • Free Field:「東京探索」

Or Clear Any of The Following Quests

  • Time Attack : 「走破演習:ナベリウス初級」

 

Weapons Badge Drop Changes

The following Quests will no longer drop [Weapons Badge 2016]

  • 混沌に惑う白き都 Shironian Pandemonium
  • 混沌まねく未知なる影 Chaotic Beguiler
  • 境界を貫く双角の凶鳥 Border Breaking Bird
  • 混沌導く闇の化身 Chaotic Darkness
  • 混沌産み出す闇の化身 Darkness From the Chaos
  • 来襲せし虚なる深遠の躯 Profound Invasion

You may continue to access the [Weapons Badge 2016 Exchange] from the Badge&Memory Exchange Shop].

 

Advance Quest Update

Added new interrupt events to certain Advance Quests.

 

Client Order & Daily Order Changes

Changed the names of the following Client Orders from Klotho.

Before After
勇往邁進の力試し・I 一路順風の力試し
勇往邁進の力試し・II 盤根錯節の力試し
勇往邁進の力試し・III 千錯万綜の力試し
勇往邁進の力試し・IV 一刻千金の力試し
勇往邁進の力試し・V 縦横無尽の力試し
勇往邁進の力試し・VI 水滴石穿の力試し
勇往邁進の力試し・VII 百錬成鋼の力試し

 

Changed the names of the following Daily Orders

Before After
周回:ナベリウスII走破・H 周回:ナベリウス初級走破・H
周回:ナベリウス走破・NI 周回:ナベリウス上級走破・N
周回:ナベリウス走破・HI 周回:ナベリウス上級走破・H
周回:ナベリウス走破・VHI 周回:ナベリウス上級走破・VH
周回:リリーパ走破・NI 周回:リリーパ走破・N
周回:リリーパ走破・HI 周回:リリーパ走破・H
周回:リリーパ走破・VHI 周回:リリーパ走破・VH
周回:アムドゥスキア走破・NI 周回:アムドゥスキア走破・N
周回:アムドゥスキア走破・HI 周回:アムドゥスキア走破・H
周回:アムドゥスキア走破・VHI 周回:アムドゥスキア走破・VH

 

Changed the unlocking conditions of Aika and Klotho’s Client Orders.

Client Order New Conditions
一刻千金の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「遺跡探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「ウォルガーダ殲滅」

Or Clear the following Client Orders:

  • 難易度制限解放試練・II
一路順風の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「凍土探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「デ・マルモス鎮圧」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests:

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ウォパル」/「走破演習:東京」
盤根錯節の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「砂漠探索許可証」「地下坑道探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「稀少鉱石発掘任務」「巨大変形機甲種撃破」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests:

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ウォパル」/「走破演習:東京」
千錯万綜の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations

  • Event Item:「火山探索許可証」「浮遊大陸探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「キャタドラン討伐」「キャタドランサ討伐」

Or Clear Any of the Following Quests

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ウォパル」/「走破演習:東京」
縦横無尽の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「龍祭壇探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「ゴロンゾラン鎮圧」

Or Clear the Following Quests:

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ナベリウス初級」
水滴石穿の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「海底探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「デコル・マリューダ討伐」

Or Clear the Following Quests

  • Time Attack:「走破演習:ナベリウス初級」
百錬成鋼の力試し Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「黒ノ領域探索許可証」
  • ARKS Quest「コドッタ・イーデッタ討伐」

Or Clear the Following Quests:

  • Time Attack:「突破演習:龍祭壇」
アークス連破能力調査 Obtain & Clear the Following Situations:

  • Event Item:「自由探索許可証・遺跡」「自由探索許可証・採掘場跡」「自由探索許可証・黒ノ領域」
  • Free Field 「遺跡探索」「採掘場跡探索」「黒ノ領域探索」
  • Client Order「アークス走破能力調査」

Or Clear the Following Quests and Client Orders

  • Time Attack:「連破演習:ハルコタン」
  • Client Order「アークス走破能力調査

 

Story Board

Story Board Update

  • Added an [Easy] option for Episode 4’s Story Board.
  • Adjusted the enemy levels on the following [Normal] Story Quests:
    • 「目覚めの時」
    • 「幻創の現実」
    • 「日常への帰還」
    • 「幻創の暴走」
    • 「世界変革の声」
    • 「地球の導き手」
    • 「哀しき再会」

 

Team Room

Team Room Update

  • Added new Team Room [Moon’s Surface]
  • The default cursor position prior to starting the Balloon Collecting minigame will now be set to [Yes] instead of [No].
  • Expanded the range in which you can collect a balloon.

 

Collection File

Collection File Update

  • You can now hold up to two additional Collection Files by paying Star Gems.
  • The rare drop boosting portion of the Collection File results will now display in yellow.
  • Collection File notifications will display upon logging in when the following conditions are met.
    • If you do not possess a valid Collection File
    • If your Class Level is 60+
    • If you do not posses the Title [新世強化の道を歩む者]

 

Shop Updates

Limited-Time Shop

  • Added [New Year Carnival Shop: Part 1] to Xie
  • [New Year Carnival Shop: Part 1]  runs until February 8th.

Treasure Shop

  • Updated the product listing in the Treasure Shop

Casino Prize Counter

  • Updated the product listing in the Casino Prize Counter

Skill Ring / Cuisine Shop

FUN Shop / My Room Shop

  • Added products to the FUN Shop and My Room Shop.

Recycle Shop

  • Added items to the Recycle Shop
  • Reduced the cost of the [Mag Form Changing Pass] to 1 item.

EXCube Shop

  • Categorized and added Lv.17 PA Disks to the EXCube Shop.

Preview Window

  • Added a Preview Window to the following shops:
    • Recycle Shop リサイクルショップ
    • Pyroxene Shop 輝石交換ショップ
    • Spellstone Shop 魔石交換ショップ
    • Emblem Exchange Shop 証交換ショップ
    • Pet Goods Shop ペットグッズショップ
    • Rest Area Challenge Quest Shops チャレンジクエスト内の交換ショップ
    • Treasure Shopトレジャーショップ

 

Other Adjustments

Other Adjustments

  • You can now place Cuisines onto the Player Shop market.
  • The My Shop Search menu will now split up Gathering into two categories.
  • Added an option to toggle the display of Rare Item notifications for Party Members.
  • Made it easier to see the damage numbers of Critical hits.
  • Adjusted the conditions of acquiring certain Titles
  • Fainted pets will now be grayed out when switching the Weapon Palette.
  • Added an option in the Drink Menu to temporarily halt the effects of boost items.
  • Certain ARKS League objectives will no longer count if you are in the Campship.

Balance Adjustments

  • Extended the duration of drinks to 60 minutes.
  • Buffed the power of Turrets in certain Hard or Higher quests.
  • Daily Boosts will now cap at +50%.
  • Daily Orders will now provide +5% to the Daily Boost.
  • You can now obtain [Weapons Badge 2017] from Featured Quests
  • Increased the amount of Star Gems you receive from:
    • Maxed Attachment Gauges
    • Magatsu Bonus Quests [Silver & Gold]
  • Buffed the Fishing Animation Speed
  • Relaxed qualifying enemy levels for Koffie’s Level Cap Trial I & II client order.

Campaign Reward

  • Christmas Eve Star Gem Presents have been sent to those who qualify.

Guide Update

 

Xie’s Client Orders & Shop

Xie is coming to the Character Catalogue after maintenance!

 

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.
  • ARKS Leagues are typically 3 hours long. Check the event itself for details on its duration.

 

Order Request Campaign

Players can vote for a Client Order they’d like to complete in the future. The Client Order with the most votes will run as part of a Client Order Campaign beginning January 18th!

Voting Procedure

  • Click the black and orange [投票する] button to vote for a Client Order.
  • You may vote for a client order once a day after 0:00 JST.
  • Players who clear the winning Client Order will receive prizes in their Visiphone.

Voting Period

  • January 11th ~ January 16 @ 11:00 JST.

 

Client Order Vote

Client Order 1 Client Order 2
Hans Revelle
暴進せし鋼鉄の健脚  デモリション・アンビション・II
Prize Prize
+30% Ability Affixing Rate (x2)

Grind Skip (→5) (x3)

~ Vote Here ~

 

※ The Client Order Campaign will begin after January 18th’s Maintenance!

 

Spend AC, Get Items #30

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

Campaign Period

  • January 11th ~ January 25th

Campaign Qualifications

(1) Spend 500+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +50% Tribooster
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x3)

(2) Spend 2000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x5)

(3) Spend 5000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • Rappy Suit
  • +30% Ability Affixing Success

(4) 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 March 1st (Maintenance)

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PSO2 JP: Extended Maintenance (12/28/2016)

December 28th Maintenance

PSO2es Maintenance

  • 12/28/2016 @ 8:55 ~ 17:30 JST
  • 12/27/2016 @ 6:55 PM ~ 3:30 AM EST

December 28th Patch

  • Launcher: Version04.00.02
  • Client: ver. 4.0601.4
  • Patch Size: (PC: 39MB / PS4: xx / Vita: 35MB)

Two PSO2 Surveys

  • Each survey you fill out will net you 40 Star Gems. That’s a total of 80 Star Gems if you fill out both. More details can be seen in the Survey tabs.

No Maintenance on January 4th

  • There will be no maintenance on January 4th, 2017.

Revival Scratch

  • Year of the Rooster’s Revival Scratch will begin on January 1st @ 0:00 JST. It will include revivals of popular layered wear and accessories.
  • The scratch will be split into two categories. The first is [Accessory Selection] which will contain accessories, voice tickets, and lobby actions. This will be your chance to acquire items such as the Twitching Cat Ears, Ponytail Wig, and that swinging lobby action.
  • The second scratch [Lucky Bag G] will bundle layered wear sets together. Some of these may come with accessories or hairstyles.

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PSO2 Player Survey Mini

It’s time for the 2016 Player Survey! It will be split up into two parts, with one covering PSO2, while the other focuses on the Live Broadcasts.

To access the survey, click the blue button located at this page and log in with the username, password, and captcha. You can skip the password change notification by selecting the bottom button. On the next page, scroll down until you see two buttons, the top one will be covered in this tab.

Since this is a branching survey, not all questions will appear for you.

 

06% Progress

Please select your gender:

  • Man
  • Woman

12% Progress

How old are you?

  • Age Text Box

18% Progress

What is your Occupation?

  • Middle School or Below
  • High School
  • College, University, or Vocational Student
  • Company Employee (Also includes Manager / Contract / Temp / Governmental Employees)
  • Self Employed / Independent Business
  • Part Timer
  • Other Occupation
  • Housewife or Househusband
  • Seeking Employment / Not in School

25% Progress

Are you currently in a team?

  • Yes
  • No
  • I do not know about Teams.

31% Progress

Have you played [Racing the Phantom Mother] Emergency Quest?

  • Yes
  • No
  • I don’t know what Emergency Quests are.

37% Progress

For those who’ve played the Emergency Quest, please select your opinion on the following features.
(1 = Very Bad) (5 = Very Good)

Part 1: Ride Roid Section ONLY

  • Ride Roid Controls & Actions: 1 2 3 4 5
  • ESCA Falz Mother Actions: 1 2 3 4 5
  • Field Gimmicks like Obstacles & HP Ring Arrangement: 1 2 3 4 5
  • BGM

Part 2: Mother Fight Section ONLY

  • ESCA Falz Mother Actions: 1 2 3 4 5
  • ESCA Falz Mother’s Power: 1 2 3 4 5
  • BGM
  • Playtime Throughout the Quest: 1 2 3 4 5

Miscellaneous Opinions About the Quest

  • Ease of Filling the Collection Gauge: 1 2 3 4 5
  • Number of Scheduled EQ Occurrences: 1 2 3 4 5
  • Overall Evaluation of the Quest: 1 2 3 4 5

43% Progress

For those who’ve played the Emergency Quest, please select your opinion about the following weapons.
(1 = Very Bad) (5 = Very Good) (6 = Did Not Obtain)

  • The overall visuals and actions of Astra Weapons: 1 2 3 4 5 6
  • Astra Weapon Series Abilities
  • The overall visuals and actions of ★14 weapons: 1 2 3 4 5 6
  • ★14 Weapon Abilities

56% Progress

Are you aware of the Battle Arena coming in Spring 2017?

  • Yes
  • No

 

62% Progress

Are you going to play the Battle Arena?

  • Yes
  • No
  • I don’t know yet.

68% Progress

If you selected [No] to the previous question, please select all the reasons why you feel this way.

  • Because I’m not interested in PVP
  • Because it doesn’t seem interesting
  • Because I can not make a judgement based only on the information we have now.
  • Because I do not know whether or not I’ll be playing PSO2 by the time it releases.
  • Because I’ll be playing other PSO2 quests or contents.
  • Other

75% Progress

Please select up to three quests you’re hoping to see future updates with.
(3 Choices Max)

  • Free Field Quests
  • Arks Quests
  • Story Quests
  • Featured Quests
  • Bonus Quests
  • Time Attack Quests
  • Riding Quests
  • Advance Quests
  • Extreme Quests
  • Ultimate Quests
  • Challenge Quests
  • Training Quests
  • Emergency Quests
  • Level Up Quests
  • Limited Quests
  • None

81% Progress

Please select all the events and campaigns you’ve participated in.

  • Seven Eleven Campaigns (Ice Cream / Pre-paid Card)
  • PSO2 x Shimamura (Purchased Collaborative Merchandise)
  • SEGA FEST (Attended)
  • SEGA FEST (Watched Stream)
  • PSO2 ARKS Cafe (Attended Physical Stores)
  • ARKS X-Mas Party (Attended Event or Watched Stream)
  • Famitsu CUP’s Necky’s Challenge (Emergency Quest or ARKS Museum)
  • None

87% Progress

Please rate the Events you selected in the previous question.
(1 = Very Bad) (5 = Very Good) (Only Previously Selected Items Appear)

  • Seven Eleven Campaigns (Ice Cream / Pre-paid Card)
  • PSO2 x Shimamura (Purchased Collaborative Merchandise)
  • SEGA FEST (Attended)
  • SEGA FEST (Watched Stream)
  • PSO2 ARKS Cafe (Attended Physical Stores)
  • ARKS X-Mas Party (Attended Event or Watched Stream)
  • Famitsu CUP’s Necky’s Challenge (Emergency Quest or ARKS Museum)
  • None

93% Progress

Please select how likely you are to recommend PSO2 to another person.
(0 = Extremely Unlikely) (10 = Extremely Likely)

  • 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Please tell us the reason why you selected the above number.

  • Text Box

You will receive 40 Star Gems in Late January after completing this survey. 

PSO2 Official Broadcast Survey

It’s time for the 2016 Player’s Survey! This tab will focus on the bottom survey that appears after you login. You can access the survey by clicking the blue button located on this page.

Since this is a branching survey, not all questions will appear for you.

05% Progress

Please select your gender:

  • Man
  • Woman

11% Progress

How old are you?

  • Age Text Box

16% Progress

What is your Occupation?

  • Middle School or Below
  • High School
  • College, University, or Vocational Student
  • Company Employee (Also includes Manager / Contract / Temp / Governmental Employees)
  • Self Employed / Independent Business
  • Part Timer
  • Other Occupation
  • Housewife or Househusband
  • Seeking Employment / Not in School

22% Progress

Which of the following broadcasts have you heard about?

  • PSO2 STATION!
  • PSO2 ARKS LIVE!
  • PSO2 ARKS LIVE! ONE MORE!
  • PSO2 LIVE BROADCAST
  • PSO2 ARKS Publicity Squad (Let’s Play Stream)
  • Dark Falz Girls (Let’s Play Stream)
  • PSO2 ARKS CADET (Let’s Play Stream)
  • I haven’t heard of these

27% Progress

Which of the following broadcasts do you actually watch?

  • PSO2 STATION!
  • PSO2 ARKS LIVE!
  • PSO2 ARKS LIVE! ONE MORE!
  • PSO2 LIVE BROADCAST
  • PSO2 ARKS Publicity Squad (Let’s Play Stream)
  • Dark Falz Girls (Let’s Play Stream)
  • PSO2 ARKS CADET (Let’s Play Stream)
  • None of the Above

33% Progress

The following questions are in regards to your opinions on PSO2 STATION.

1.  Please select what you felt was good about the program.
(3 Choices Max)

  • Program Host Chats: (Ayaka Suwa, Nasunakanishi)
  • Emergency Quest Boost Polls
  • Nasunakanishi’s Final Comedic Acts
  • PSO2 Satellite INFORMATION (Campaigns / Merchandise etc.)
  • UPDATE EXPRESS (PSO2 Future Updates)
  • PSO2 Star List (Guest Chats)
  • ARKS Listeners’ Corner
  • Viewer Presents (In-game Items)
  • Secret Footage (Typically the update video that shows up at the end. Ex: Battle Arena)
  • None

2. Please select what you felt was not good about the program.
(3 Choices Max)

  • Program Host Chats: (Ayaka Suwa, Nasunakanishi)
  • Emergency Quest Boost Polls
  • Nasunakanishi’s Final Comedic Acts
  • PSO2 Satellite INFORMATION (Campaigns / Merchandise etc.)
  • UPDATE EXPRESS (PSO2 Future Updates)
  • PSO2 Star List (Guest Chats)
  • ARKS Listeners’ Corner
  • Viewer Presents (In-game Items)
  • Secret Footage (Typically the final video for the program. Ex: Battle Arena)
  • None

 

38% Progress

Which video streaming service did you watch PSO2 STATION from?

  • Official Nico Nico
  • Official Nico Nico (Time Shifted)
  • Official YouTube Channel
  • Other (Text Box)

44% Progress

The following questions are in regards to your opinions on PSO2 ARKS LIVE!

1.  Please select what you felt was good about the program.
(3 Choices Max)

  • Ichitaro’s Chats
  • Director Kimura’s Chats
  • Guest Chats
  • Campaign Information
  • Unveiling of Concept Materials
  • Revisiting PSO2 STATION info
  • Q&A Corner
  • PSO2 Trivia Corner
  • None

2.  Please select what you felt was not good about the program.
(3 Choices Max)

  • Ichitaro’s Chats
  • Director Kimura’s Chats
  • Guest Chats
  • Campaign Information
  • Unveiling of Concept Materials
  • Revisiting PSO2 STATION info
  • Q&A Corner
  • PSO2 Trivia Corner
  • None

50% Progress

Which video streaming service did you watch PSO2 ARKS LIVE from?

  • Official Nico Nico
  • Official Nico Nico (Time Shifted)
  • Official Youtube Channel
  • Other (Text Box)

55% Progress

For those who do not watch PSO2 Station, please select from the choices below all the reasons why.

  • Because I personally do not like the hosts.
  • Because I was not aware about the broadcast
  • Because I do not want to know about future updates
  • Because none of the segments are interesting to me.
  • Because the circumstances for watching it are poor (Congested networks make it difficulty to watch, or similar)
  • Because the show airs at a time I can’t fulfill.
  • Because I’m not interested in the program.
  • Because I think “PSO2 Live Broadcast” is better than “PSO2 Station”
  • Because watching “PSO2 ARKS Live” is sufficient enough for me.
  • Other (Text Box)
  • Because I did not understand the contents of the program.

61% Progress

For those who do not watch PSO2 Station, please select what kind of things you’d like to see in the future.

  • I want to see Stars and VAs I like work as the main hosts.
  • I want to see actively playing Stars and VAs as the main hosts.
  • I want to see an overhaul to the segments.
  • I want to see the broadcasting hours changed.
  • I want to see it on additional channels like YouTube, or non-NicoNico sources.
  • I want to see interesting guests appear.
  • I want an official broadcast event
  • I want to see PSO2 Station and PSO2 ARKS Live combined.
  • Other (Text Box)
  • None

66% Progress

For those who do not watch PSO2 ARKS Live, please select from the choices below all the reasons why.

  • Because I personally do not like the hosts.
  • Because I was not aware about the broadcast
  • Because I do not want to know about future updates
  • Because none of the segments are interesting to me.
  • Because the circumstances for watching it are poor (Congested networks make it difficulty to watch, etc)
  • Because the show airs at a time I can’t fulfill.
  • Because I’m not interested in the program.
  • Because I think “PSO2 Live Broadcast” was better. (This was the show before it split into PSO2 Station & PSO2 ARKS Live)
  • Because watching “PSO2 STATION” is sufficient enough for me.
  • Other (Text Box)
  • Because I did not understand the contents of the program.

72% Progress

For those who do not watch PSO2 ARKS LIVE, please select what kind of things you’d like to see in the future.

  • I want to see Stars and VAs I like work as the hosts.
  • I want to see developers other than Kimura, appear as regulars.
  • I want to see an overhaul to the segments.
  • I want to see the broadcasting hours changed.
  • I want to see it on additional channels like YouTube, or non-NicoNico sources.
  • I want to see interesting guests appear.
  • I want an official broadcast event
  • I want to see PSO2 Station and PSO2 ARKS Live combined.
  • Other (Text Box)
  • None

77% Progress

Which Guests should be invited in the future for PSO2 STATION?

  • PSO2 Voice Actors
  • PSO2 The Animation Voice Actors
  • PSO2es Voice Actors
  • Non Director Members of PSO2’s Dev Team (Sound / Designer /etc)
  • Motion Capture Actors
  • Character Song CD Composers and Lyrcists
  • Stars or Voice Actors who actively play PSO2
  • Let’s Players
  • Collaboration Content Staff (Game Developers / Staff)
  • Collaboration Content Staff (Non-Game Maker Staff)
  • Games Media (Magazine Editors)
  • None

83% Progress

Which Guests should be invited in the future for PSO2 ARKS Live!

  • PSO2 Voice Actors
  • PSO2 The Animation Voice Actors
  • PSO2es Voice Actors
  • Non Director Members of PSO2’s Dev Team (Sound / Designer /etc)
  • Motion Capture Actors
  • Character Song CD Composers and Lyrcists
  • Stars or Voice Actors who actively play PSO2
  • Let’s Players
  • Collaboration Content Staff (Game Developers / Staff)
  • Collaboration Content Staff (Non-Game Maker Staff)
  • Games Media (Magazine Editors)
  • None

88% Progress

[PSO2 Live Broadcast] was updated and became the [PSO2 STATION] program. Please choose from the following which aligns to your thoughts regarding this change.

  • PSO2 Live Broadcast was better
  • PSO2 Station & PSO2 ARKS Live are better
  • No change between them before and after.

94% Progress

Which Video Streaming service do you usually use in the following situations:

1. When watching from the PC:

  • Nico Nico Live
  • Nico Nico Video
  • YouTube Live
  • YouTube
  • FRESH!(FRESH! by CyberAgent)
  • Other

2. When watching from the Smartphone:

  • Nico Nico Live
  • Nico Nico Video
  • YouTube Live
  • YouTube
  • FRESH!(FRESH! by CyberAgent)
  • Other

You will receive 40 Star Gems in Late January after completing this survey.

[ Female | Male | Enemy ]

The ARKS New Year Carnival 2017 is kicking things off with a brand new Character General Election! Vote for your favorites among a selection of characters and bosses, many of which debuted in Episode 4. The winners will have new in-game items themed after them.

To vote for a character, simply click on the 投票する (Vote) button located in the upper right corner. You can vote for two characters per day in each category.

 

Voting Categories

[ Female | Male | Enemy ]

 

ARKS New Year Carnival is a web interlocking event where players can win rewards by unlocking the panels listed at the official site. The carnival officially begins on January 11th; so until then, here’s a quick rundown of things you need to know in order to participate.


ARKS New Year Carnival Rundown

  • Players can earn points by acquiring [WEAPONS Badge 2017], These badges can be obtained through clear rewards from qualifying quests.
  • Players who cleared ALL qualifying quests at least once during the event will qualify for the Item Rewards unlocked through the Web Panels.
  • Weapons Badges awarded through Client Orders do not count towards the tally for unlocking the Web Panel reward.

A formal post about the event will be made after January 11th’s maintenance.

 

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.
  • ARKS Leagues are typically 3 hours long. Check the event itself for details on its duration.

 

“PS Award 2016” Celebration Campaign

Phantasy Star Online 2 has won the “PlayStation Network Award” two times in a row! To celebrate, they are awarding players with 100 Star Gems!

Campaign Period

  • December 28th ~ January 4th @ 23:59 JST

Campaign Qualifications

Say the phrase アワード連続受賞おめでとう in chat to receive:

  • 100 SG Ticket (x1)
  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • Free Salon Pass (x1)

You can claim these items at the Visiphone.

 

Boost Campaign

A +100% Rare Drop Boost Period will be applied to all quests from December 28th ~ January 4th @ 23:59 JST

 

Buy AC Campaign #32

Purchase set amounts of AC during the campaign period to receive these wonderful prizes.

Campaign Period

  • December 26th @ 14:00 ~ January 13th @ 17:59 JST

Campaign Qualifications 

(1) Purchase 500+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster (x1)
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x3)

(2) Purchase 2000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +100% Tribooster (x2)
  • 15,000 EXP Ticket (x5)

(3) Purchase 5000+ AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • Love Rappy Suit (x1)
  • +30% Ability Affixing Success (x1)

(4) Purchase 10,000 AC during the campaign period to receive:

  • +150% Tribooster (x3)
  • Lambda Grinder (x2)

If you purchase 2000+ AC during the campaign period, you will receive (1) and (2). However, if you purchase 10,000+ AC, you’ll receive all four prizes! Please be sure to login with a character on your account.

The campaign also has reward tiers for AC Auto Charges, but the international community is barred from using their credit cards.

※ Purchasing [AC] or [iAC] from PSO2es will not count towards the campaign.

Prize Distribution Date

  • Early February

 

AC Shop Bargains

The following bundles will contain AC Shop items at a discounted price!

Campaign Period

  • January 1 ~ January 11th
Item Package Contents Price
新春運試しスクラッチセット
New Year’s Luck Scratch Set
AC Scratch Ticket (x2) 300 AC
拡張倉庫セット
Extra Storage Set
Storage 1 Expansion 30 Days
Storage 2 Expansion 30 Days
Storage 3 Expansion 30 Days
Storage 4 Expansion 30 Days
Storage 5 Expansion 30 Days
2,300 AC
スクラッチ27個
27 Scratches
AC Scratch Ticket (x27) 4,900 AC
スクラッチ55個
55 Scratches
AC Scratch Ticket (x55) 9,900 AC

※Each item package is limited one per account.

 

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