- Aug 25, 2020
Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis has been announced, marking the "latest entry to the Phantasy Star Online 2 universe". Announced at the Xbox Games Showcase and arriving in 2021, a new trailer showcased what fans can expect from the sequel next year on Xbox Series X, PC, and Xbox One. [ignvideo url="https://www.ign.com/videos/2020/07/23/phantasy-star-online-2-new-genesis-expansion-trailer"] After many years as a Japan-only game, Microsoft helped bring the Sega MMO west this year. We awarded Phantasy Star Online 2 a 7/10 review, saying, "Between the ludicrous variety in classes, sheer number of things to do and see, and the slick, refined combat, there is a lot of meat left on these eight-year-old bones." [widget path="global/article/imagegallery" parameters="albumSlug=phantasy-star-online-2-new-genesis-xbox-games-showcase-screenshots&captions=true"] [poilib element="accentDivider"] Joe Skrebels is IGN's Executive Editor of News. Follow him on Twitter. Have a tip for us? Want to discuss a possible story? Please send an email to [email protected].