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On August 31, Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis for PS4 will release in the West

On August 31 in the west, SEGA will release Phantasy Star Online 2 and Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis for the PlayStation 4.

Initially released on the PC on July 4, 2012 in Japan, Phantasy Star Online 2 then appeared on the PS Vita on February 28, 2013, the PlayStation 4 on April 20, 2016, and the Switch via cloud streaming on April 4, 2018. The English version was first released for Xbox One on April 14, 2020, then for PC on May 27, 2020. On August 5, 2020, both platforms were made available worldwide.

New Genesis Coming To Playstation?! | PSO2 NGS


In Phantasy Star Online 2, players can access nine years' worth of content and sign up for Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis, the series' newest instalment.

  • Play for free!

  • colossal, open battlefield settings! Discover a brand-new universe with wide, open playfields full of fierce foes waiting for you and your team. With new special skills, you may move quickly over broad spaces and soar through the vast landscape and skies. There are no loading screens, so entering a new location is as simple as doing so.

  • Improved character designs! With the help of the robust creation engine in PSO2:NGS, create any character you can think of as your identity. Create your unique avatar by adjusting every conceivable feature.

  • graphics engine redesign! Stunningly detailed player figures, gorgeous surroundings, and huge enemies are all on display. Spectacular new lighting and particle effects will be used to show how armour and weapons interact. Discover a new perspective on the world.

  • new skills and a multi-weapon system! Combine two distinct weapon types for easier weapon swapping. Battle at breakneck speed with a range of tools and methods.

  • relates to Phantasy Star Online 2! Switch between Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis and Phantasy Star Online 2 without difficulty.

  • Cross-platform! Players from the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 can compete against each other.

A new online action role-playing game from SEGA is called Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis. Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis takes place on Halpha, a planet where the enigmatic DOLLS and the ARKS (soldiers of the Oracle colony fleet in the Phantasy Star Online 2 series) are engaged in a power struggle. The game is set 1,000 years after the events of Phantasy Star Online 2.

Action combat and character customisation in Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis have been updated and expanded, giving players more freedom and expression than before.

Players can team up with other operatives to encounter thrilling battles and boss fights in brand-new locations by selecting from four distinctive races and eight classes. The emphasis is on flowing, flashy mobility to conquer and explore expansive open settings. Cross-platform play will enable users to perform all of this with pals on PC (Steam, Microsoft Store, Epic Games Store), Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.

The English character voices and completely localised text in Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis' international release will keep it up to date with its Japanese counterpart.

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