“Phantasy Star Online 2” 10th Anniversary & “Phantasy Star” Series 35th Anniversary Project! Orchestra concert “Sympathy 2023” will be held tomorrow, Saturday, January 21, 2023
Tickets will also be sold on the day! In addition, streaming distribution tickets are also on sale for the night performance
SEGA Co., Ltd. will commemorate the 10th anniversary of “Phantasy Star Online 2 (hereinafter referred to as “PSO2″)” and the 35th anniversary of the “Phantasy Star” series in December 2022, tomorrow January 21, 2023. The orchestra concert “Sympathy 2023” will be held on Sunday (Saturday) at “Bunkamura Orchard Hall”.
“Sympathy 2023” special site:
Eight vocalists, including Azusa Tadokoro, who plays the role of Naderev from “NGS”
“Sympathy 2023” will feature eight vocalists, including Azusa Tadokoro, who plays the role of Naderef in “PSO2 New Genesis (hereinafter “NGS”)”.
Mr. Tadokoro will sing two songs, “Battle Song” and “Mourning Song” sung by Nadereff in the game.
“Sympathy 2023” Performance Songs
About 30 songs are scheduled to be performed, from the songs of successive series titles to the songs of the latest work “NGS”, which will be the first performance. The vocal version of “Unfathomable Darkness”, which ranked first in the “Questionnaire of songs you want to sing,” is the orchestra part in Part 1, “Battle Song” is the live part in Part 2, and “Song of Funeral” is Part 3. We are planning to perform in the orchestra part of the department.
Song list: https://pso2.jp/players/event/sympathy2023/02/
“Sympathy 2023” privilege item
There are five types of bonus items, including the lobby action “Play the Violin” with the key visual as a motif, a mug form commemorating the 35th anniversary of the “Phantasy Star” series, and stickers. In addition, the song on the bonus item music disc has been decided to be “Phantasy Star Medley”, which uses the sound source of the previous orchestral performance of “Sympathy 2013” based on the music of the first “Phantasy Star” series.
* Item codes will be available after maintenance on January 25, 2023 (Wednesday).
*For streaming distribution tickets, the timing of sending the privilege code will differ depending on the timing of purchase, so please check the “Sympathy 2023” special site that will be updated at a later date.
For this performance, in addition to reserved seat tickets, streaming distribution tickets are on sale only for night performances. All tickets, including streaming tickets, come with a special item code that allows you to acquire “NGS” in-game items. In addition, we plan to sell tickets on the day, so please check the official Twitter (https://twitter.com/sega_pso2) and other announcements for details. Please join us for a special concert celebrating the 10th anniversary of “PSO2” and the 35th anniversary of the “Phantasy Star” series! “Sympathy 2023” Performance Overview
-Performance date and time-
Saturday, January 21, 2023
[Daytime performance] Doors open at 12:45 Performance starts at 13:30 [Night performance] Doors open at 17:15 Performance starts at 18:00 *Opening hours are subject to change.
・Bunkamura Orchard Hall
(2-24-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo)
・Streaming+ (streaming distribution)
・Ticket with “Rappy penlight” 12,000 yen (tax included)
・ Regular ticket 9,000 yen (tax included)
・Streaming+ (streaming delivery) 4,500 yen (tax included)
*Both reserved seats and streaming distribution come with a special item code. (Common content)
* “Rappy penlight” will be handed over at the venue on the day of the performance.
* “Rappy penlight” will also be sold separately (tax included: 3,000 yen). * Stock of “Rappy penlight” is limited.
* Due to the production and stage setting, it may be difficult to see some stages and productions depending on your seat. Please note. * Preschool children are not allowed to enter reserved seats. * Streaming distribution can be viewed as an archive until 16:59 on January 30, 2023 (Monday).
* Only the contents of the night performance will be streamed. ◆ About “PSO2”
A free-to-play online RPG developed and operated by SEGA Co., Ltd. The latest work and successor to the “PSO” series that laid the foundation for online RPGs. In July 2012, the Windows PC version of the service was launched, and in April 2016, the PlayStation (R) 4 version of the home game console service was also launched. And from April 2018, we started the service of “PSO2 Cloud” as a cloud game that can be played on Nintendo Switch (TM) without downloading large amounts of game data. In December of the same year, a Windows PC version of the service was also launched, surpassing 6 million users in Japan. (As of December 2020)
The player becomes a member of the research team “Arks” belonging to the interplanetary navigation fleet “Oracle” and goes to investigate various planets. At the destination you visit, you can always enjoy a fresh and surprising adventure with automatically generated maps, unexpected events, and a multi-party area where up to 12 people can play at the same time. In addition, protists, mechanics, and space life forms called darkers appear as enemies on each planet. You can enjoy exhilarating battles with simple controls, and highly strategic and highly customizable actions. And you can create your alter ego with a further evolved character creation. With simple and intuitive controls, anyone can create a character unique to this world. ◆What is “NGS”?
The domestic online RPG “PSO2”, which started service in 2012, has been reborn as the latest work “New Genesis”! ! As of September 2022, the total number of registered users worldwide has exceeded 10 million.
The ultimate character creation is also super evolved. Let’s make only one hero in the world and go on an adventure.
Set in a seamless open field where up to 32 players come and go, various new systems connect and expand the world of adventure, creating new encounters and surprises.
Enjoy fast-paced battles with exhilarating action with easy controls. Use the new actions dash and glide to run around the vast world! A true adventure begins now.
“NGS” opening movie: https://youtu.be/i8qJ9Kjo8MI
[“NGS” product overview]
Product name: PSO2 New Genesis
Compatible models: PlayStation (R) 4, Windows PC, cloud version (Nintendo Switch (TM), Windows PC)
Service period: In service (service starts on Wednesday, June 9, 2021) Price: Basic play free (some paid items available)
Genre: Online RPG
Manufacturer: SEGA Co., Ltd.
CERO notation: D division (for 17 years old and over)
Copyright notice: (C) SEGA
Official website: https://pso2.jp
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