Revealed at E3 2019, Phantasy Star Online 2 is coming to Xbox One

Phantasy (Image credit: Sega)

What you need to know

  • Phantasy Star Online 2 is finally coming to Xbox One.
  • It will feature cross-play.
  • It is expected to release on Xbox next year.

Sega's Phantasy Star Online 2 made an appearance on Microsoft's E3 2019 stage with the announcement that the beloved title was coming to Xbox One. It makes its way to the west for the first time with all content entirely free to play.

Players can hop get in on the action starting in Spring 2020. An exact release date was not provided. It previously released for PC all the way back 2012, so this new release should surely give the player count a resurgence, especially with its upcoming cross-play support.

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Jennifer Locke

Jennifer Locke has been playing video games nearly her entire life, and is very happy Xbox is growing a stronger first-party portfolio. You can find her obsessing over Star Wars and other geeky things on Twitter @JenLocke95.