Phantasy Star Online 2 is an immersive science fantasy free-to-play multiplayer online RPG from SEGA with immersive action combat. Take a journey into an immersive sci-fi fantasy narrative and explore mysterious worlds to unravel their secrets. Join fellow adventurers and fight against the legions of darkness to banish them from the galaxy. Home to three species: the Himans, the Newmand, and the Cast, the fleet known as “Oracle” continues its journey across the vast expanse of interstellar space between inhabitable worlds.
Phantasy Star Online 2 Key Features
Revolutionary Action Combat – Engage in intense real-time combat and third-person shooting action. Master devastating combos and counter attacks. Assault your enemies with fast-paced artial attacks. Utilize weapon-based skills to optimize your battle experience.
Be The Hero – Create a unique character with comprehensive character customization tools. Choose you destiny as one of three races: the intrepid Humans, the biologically engineered Newmans, or the robotic CAST. Develop yourself with a flexible class-based leveling system and your choise of specialized companions. Define your own play-style with distinctive weapon types for melee, ranged, and magic combat.
Deep Science Fantasy Universe – Discover lush worlds filled with beautiful landscapes, extrordinary creatures, and epic adventure. Group up with friends to explore the farthest reaches of the galaxy. Complete randomized encounters during your journeys, and experience challenging boss encounters.
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