Phantasy Star Online 2 Heads To Steam, Includes Crossplay With Xbox

SEGA has announced that Phantasy Star Online 2 is officially coming to Steam for PC on August 5th, 2020, and this version will include both cross-play and cross-progression with Xbox and Windows 10.

Speaking to US Gamer, the company explained that you'll be able link your account between Steam, Windows 10 and Xbox One, and it will release a guide for this on the game's official website soon.

Furthermore, PSO2 TEAM North America’s head of marketing Fred White confirmed that with the release on Steam, the game will finally be available to more players - 36 regions in all:

"It is our goal to bring Phantasy Star Online 2 to as many players as we can... We have heard the requests for a Steam launch, and we are excited to announce that soon Steam users in 36 countries on six continents will be able to experience PSO2 on their platform of choice, including popular features like Steam Achievements and Remote Play."

SEGA has also confirmed that Phantasy Star Online 2's Episode 4 update will release across all platforms on the same date next week, introducing "new Story Missions, Urgent Quests, Battle Arena, Crafting, and much more."

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