Phantasy Star Online 2 is a free action-packed online multiplayer game developed by Sega. The set up of the game is in a sci-fi reality world enhanced with revolutionary combat scenes. The futuristic set up gives a concrete description of a modern world that adds color to the game. Players can unravel different secrets and can travel to mysterious dimensions. Upon playing the game, players can perform counter actions and ravaging assaults. Fight scenes are intensified by fast-paced aerial combos and weapon-based skills. The battle mode can support four players on the screen by using the split-screen mode. A gamer can create a character by customizing skills, leveling system, and type of race.
In the game, there are 3 different races to choose from: Cast, Humans, and Newmans. Each class has different advantages and disadvantages. For example, rangers uses long ranged guns that can perform long ranged attacks but limited in using melee weapons. The force class is a group of spell casters which use magic as their primary attack. This class has poor defensive capabilities and very difficult to use during early stage of play.
The prologue of the game revolves around the story of a fleet named “Oracle”. The fleet is composed of the three major class mentioned above. The group travels to different parts of the galaxy to explore inhabitable planets for expansion. Arks, groups that were sent to conduct the exploration, are tasked to discover the mysteries of these planets.