SEGA announced that Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis – New Years update releases January 1st! The update features festive decorations to ring in the new year. Players can explore and find “Mischief Symbols” to earn rewards. 4 new Scratch Tickets go live until February 2nd with tons of New Years themed cosmetics. The Winter Event kicks off just a few weeks later on January 12th with winter decorations, snow and even more Mischief Symbols in Central City. Players also have access to the Mission Pass for Season 4 with tons of rewards. Xiandy returns in winter attire and limited-time tasks. Nord Rappies and seasonal enemies also appear across the world.

On January 19th, a new winter-themed Seasonal World Trial goes live until January 26th. Once January 26th comes around, The Winter Event (second half) update introduces more daily and weekly tasks to take on. In addition, new items are added to the Exchange Shop. SEGA looks to the future of the game and teases the next class, Summoner. Fans will be able to try out the Summoner class in PSO 2: New Genesis starting sometime in the second half of 2022. All of this recapped information is explained by SEGA’s Hiro Arai in NGS Headline below:

Lastly, PSO 2: New Genesis is out now across Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC via Windows, Steam and Epic Games Store. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news and updates!

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