Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode 5 launches September 30 in the west

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Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode 5

Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode 5 will launch on September 30 in the west, Sega announced.

Here is an overview of Episode 5, via Sega:


Finding yourself on a fog-enshrouded, flower-dotted plain, a strong sense of displacement and confusion fills you. You had been mid-battle with the Profound Darkness, yet again, in an attempt to sever its corruptive hold on Persona. Suddenly, you feel the vibration of riders approaching, and spot a girl astride a scaled mount, fleeing other riders atop similar beasts. A confrontation seems imminent, and you briefly have time to reflect on what this new mystery will bring in the way of adventure.

Episode 5 brings quite a bit of new content and features, and though you have but a few moments before the party is upon you, you muse over the changes that are to take place on September 30.

What’s New

Some of the new changes and features include:

  • Player Level cap increased to 90
  • New ARKS Missions
  • New Seasonal Events
  • New Alliance Quarters
  • Exciting new Titles to earn
  • New Collection Folder
  • New quest types
  • New areas to explore
  • New S-Grade Augments
  • Ability to transfer S-Grade Augments
  • Ability to add a L-Ring Skill to ★12 Units

Read more about Episode 5 here.

Phantasy Star Online 2 is available now as a free-to-play title for Xbox One and PC via the Microsoft Store and Steam worldwide, as well as for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC in Japan. The Switch version is the cloud-based Phantasy Star Online 2: Cloud.

Watch a new trailer below.

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