|Phantasy Star Online: Blue Burst|
According to the new ST
PSOBB Webpage, PSO Ep. I & II PC will have/feature:
You can view more screenshots of PSOBB in our Screenshots
A new character will appear in the principal's room which introduces a Episode 2 new storyline through a new Episode 2 quest category: "The Principals Prefecture".
|New Map Production Sketches:|
|New Enemy Production Sketches:|
|GM/Guardian Character Model & Information:|
GM's will be there to supervise and monitor gameplay. They cannot anwer questions about screenshot capture or gameplay questions outside of technical issues and mechanics. GM's presence can be requested in a game when the need for one arises.
GM's can assist with the following issues:
GM's are able to terminate player accounts after warnings are given out including players of the PSOBB Closed Beta Trial. Account termination will be issued based on judging by the PSOBB staff. Accounts might be terminated without the need of prior warning.
Please respond promptly to GM rquests.
|Staff Character Model & Information:|
Staff characters will be present to support your PSOBB activity and will have blue names in the lobbies. Staff characters will be able to help you out with basic how to play the game questions and also help out during events. Staff character's presence can be requested in a game when the need for one arises.
Q: What is PSOBB?
Q: What is the difference between previous PSO and PSOBB?
Q: Can PSOBB go online together with the Gamecube, Xbox or DC versions?
Q: Are the quests on PSOBB the same as PSO Ep 1&2 quests?
Q: Will ST add more people to the Closed Beta Trial?
Q: When will the game be release?
Q: What will be the price of the Hunter's License?
Q: Will my Closed Beta Trial character transfer over to the final release of
All of the above acts, may result in account termination.
In the event of a character name that is inappropriate, Sonic Team will and has the right to change such player character names.
Dos: Windows 98/Me/2000/XP
|Closed JP Beta Info:|
Application start: 25 March 2004
|Projected Release Dates:|
Japan: Currently in development
|Pricing & Availability :|
PSO BB will be available through the following ways:
1. Free May 21st game magazine addition,
Both ways will only let you play the game for free for up to Level 20.
3. Special package edition sale starting June 3rd at 1,980 Yen (2,079 including
tax) with 30 days play free
Hunter's License fees are at (payable through credit card or Webmoney):
1. 1,200 Yen (1,260 including tax) for every 30 days or
|Sonic Team PSOBB:|
|Order Page: Sega
Official Website: http://psobb.jp
|ASOBITTO city mall event|
|On Sunday, April 4th, between 10m and 6pm,
there was be a special event held in anticipation of the Closed Beta Trial. In
ASOBITTO city mall No. 1 town (1F entrance) in Japan, there will be an event in
which visitors can try out PHANTASY STAR ONLINE Blue Burst. There will be 4 PC
terminals set up for this and groups of 4 visitors can simultaneously play a n
Episode 2 quest for a maximum time limit of 10 minutes. Because of the limited
number of terminals, visitors are served on a first come basis. At the same time,
up to 500 Closed Beta Tria applicants will be accepted on site. These people will
also receive a Blue Burst mousepad featuring the new sub character, pictured below.
The ASOBITTO city mall event on Sunday, April 4th, was a huge success and many
people showed up to get a chance to play the trial. All 500 kits were given out
in less than 20 minutes.