Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis global closed beta test announced; second closed beta test set for March 19 to 21 in Japan

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Sega will host a global closed beta test for Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis, the company announced. Test dates were not announced.

Japan, on the other hand, will run its second closed beta test for PC from March 19 to 21. Get the details below, including new enemies, exploration sections, character creation elements, equipment, and weapons.

New Information from Closed Beta Test: Enemies

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

New Information from Closed Beta Test: Exploration Sections

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

New Information from Closed Beta Test: Character Creation

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

New Information from Closed Beta Test: Player and Equipment

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Closed Beta Test 1: Operation Results Summary

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Closed Beta Test 1 Survey Results: Action-Related

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Closed Beta Test 1 Survey Results: Graphics-Related

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Closed Beta Test 1 Survey Results: Quest and Map-Related

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Closed Beta Test 2 Details

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Closed Beta Test 2 Participation Rewards

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

New Information from Closed Beta Test: Weapon Categories

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis is due out in 2021 for Xbox Series, Xbox One, and PC in North America, and for PlayStation 4, PC, and the cloud (Switch and PC) in Japan. Read more about the game here and here.

Watch the latest footage below.

  • 19:20 to 22:40 – Elements Introduced in the Closed Beta Test: Enemies
  • 24:35 to 26:05 – Elements Introduced in the Closed Beta Test: Exploration Sections
  • 48:25 to 52:50 – Introduction to Weapon Categories Available on Release

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