Sega of America has opened their mini Phantasy Star Online: Blue Burst official site a few days ago. The website features some information (shown below), PC requirements, screenshots, and a spring 2005 release date listed. Stay tuned to Sonic News for further information on its release.
Thirty three quests have been created from the offline portion of the PSO story. Visit the Governor-General and receive up to 15 quests, or get to the Laboratory to accept 18 quests that await you there.
Customize 12 characters.
A new character named Momoka is introduced through one of the Governor-General’s quests. Also, new morphing technology allows you to customize your character’s face, hairstyle, clothing, and body size.
Play from any PC.
Your character data is held on a server allowing you to play anytime from any PC that has Internet access and PSO Blue Burst installed.
Join a team and chat with other members at any time via “Team Chat”. The “Team Point Ranking System” allows you to compete and it converts undesired rare items into team points.
3D Battle Action.
Outstanding sense of realism where results of battles are determined by player’s ability and the parameters of the player’s character. Customize your command palette for simple, straightforward operations.