Phantasy Celebrity Online 2: New Genesis showed up to be an overhaul of the present game with boosted visuals and also menu systems. In a new message today, the growth has actually described what makes New Genesis so various.

First off, instead of straight-out “changing” PSO2, New Genesis will “co-exist” with it when it launches following year with gamers able to hop to and fro between both. Sega recognized that the present graphics and also game systems would be “raw to modern-day players, particularly to those of you whose journeys just began with the North American variation. This is why the development group is preparing an enormous upgrade instead of a brand-new episode– to provide Phantasy Star Online 2 the renewal it is worthy of.”

Still, there’s a great deal that’s changing. Character production information from the base video game will certainly be compatible with New Genesis, right down to the emotes, which is also nice.

It’s worth noting that certain character development elements like degree, EXP, Photon Arts, Strategies and Class Skills won’t be shared between both variations. While Systems, Weapons and Mags can be made use of in New Genesis, their “features, abilities, as well as appearances will certainly transform” to match its system. Otherwise, when playing the base game, they’ll remain the same.

It’s worth reading up on all the differences and also even viewing the brand-new trailer below. Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis is out in 2021 for Xbox Collection X, Xbox One and COMPUTER in the West.