May 11 Patch Notes - Busan Ch.2 & Branch Update
Busan Chapter 2 is available May 11 after our extended maintenance.
- PDT: Monday May 11 from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM
- UTC: Monday May 11 from 22:00 until Tuesday May 12 at 03:00
Get ready to jump into the game to experience new story content, new gear, and new craftables. Plus max character levels have been expanded to level 88!
Character level expanded to level 88.
New story content!
Six new sector dungeons have been added to Busan.
Rooftop Garden: Delusion
BIMF Plaza: Distrust
Gamman Wharf: Suspicion
Gwangan Bridge: Waste
Training Program: From Dusk Till Dawn
Battle Program: Untouchable
New trinkets, amplifiers, cores, and modules have been added to the game.
New craftables added.
Transcendence gear upgrading has been added to the GearBooster crafting workbench in the Busan townhub.
A new Chapter 2 achievement has been added to the achievement list.
New phase wings have been added!
Character Customization Renewal
The character customization UI has been revamped and now provides greater customization for your character.
Character customization presets have been added to the game, customize your character for different sections of the game
UNION Arena preset
The character customization UI now provides previews for special costume particle effects, skill effects, and lighting effects. You can even preview effects of costumes that you don’t even own yet!
Not only can you preview special costume effects, but also you can now preview costume sound effects as well. Listen to your favorite special character voices as much as you want!
Character Lobby UI Renewal
The character selection lobby has been overhauled with slick new graphics and includes some new functionality.
- Ability to turn your character’s accessories and phase wings On/Off has been added.
Ability to adjust your Closers seating positions has been added.
Screenshot mode has been added. You can now take awesome screenshots of all your Closers in your lobby, check this one out:
Remember that you can hit the "End" key on your keyboard to turn off and on your Closers game UI.
- Send us some screenshots of your favorite Closers in your favorite lobby!
Character Creation UI renewal
The character creation screen has been revamped, functionality remains the same but the UI layout and graphics have been refreshed.
Hide UI functionality has been added to this screen so you can get a clear view of each Closers character illustration.
Quick Change System
Character quick change system has been added to the Main Menu.
- Quickly change to a different Closer without having to go all the way back to the character lobby menu!
Gear Set Compatibility System
Gear set compatibility system has been added to the game.
This functionality allows the ability to match like-gear sets together to activate gear set buffs.
When compatible gear is equipped it will show whether or not the pieces are compatible.
- In this example, the player has differing levels of transcended trinkets. With the old system, the player would not be getting the gear set buff since not all of the trinkets are of the same transcend level. With the new system, the trinket set is compatible!
Seth and Bai are now available for play in PvP.
Seth and Bai PvP achievements have been added.
UNION Arena’s common balance has been adjusted.
Bai’s character PvP skills have been adjusted.
- Black Market Max price has been increased to 1B credits.
- The cost of unlocking PNA slots have been decreased by 20%.
- Contribution Mission Supporter - LeBlanc NPC has been added to Dream Theater: Reverse.
Yod’s Sea and Yod’s Headwaters level entry requirements have been reduced to level 86.
Endless Elevator rewards have been updated and should be aligned with current end game progression.
Special Ops dungeons Hall of Dragons, Mop-Up Operation, Andras Operation, and Skyscraper Battle have been retired.
Some dungeon entrance keys have been retired and associated dungeons do not require them anymore.
Silver Key Card
Gold Key Card
Platinum Key Card
Recommended Combat Power for Gremory’s dungeons has been adjusted.
Gremory Central Laboratory Dungeon - Recommended Combat Power: 300,000
Advanced Central Laboratory Dungeon - Recommended Combat Power: 400,000
Yod’s Sea crafting has been reduced to level 86.
Special Operation Auto-Clear tickets are retired and can be converted in the Item renovation tab.
Silver Key Cards, Gold Key Cards, Platinum Key Cards, Dagon Disks, and Obsidian Keys can be converted in the Item Renovation crafting tab.
Transcendence Consumables have been added to Busan and Dream Theater MatterMixers.
Transcendence Accelerant Lv.2 - Lv. 5
Housing Exploration Mileage rewards have been updated.
Housing Exploration rewards have been updated.
Gear level requirement for using Direct Tuning components has been lower to level 50.
Enhancement transfer has been added for Epic gear that is level 50+.
Some crafting materials now tell what location they are obtained from.
- Awakened Tiamat's special pet particle effect aura has been disabled to help prevent game lag.
- Max player count has been expanded for Crews.