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Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II

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MobyRank MobyScore
GameCube
83
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Xbox
85
3.1
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Description

The epic Phantasy Star Online gets revamped for the Nintendo GameCube. Both the Sega Dreamcast titles, Phantasy Star Online and Version 2, are included plus an exclusive new adventure, dungeons, enemies, new rare items and more.

Phantasy Star Online allows up to 4 players to co-operate online or on the one GameCube console in an adventure spanning countless fantasy battles in highly detailed worlds. Four players can also play a range of different mini-game types including Battle Mode and Challenge Mode.

Screenshots

Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II GameCube Fighting off some rude looking monsters
Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II GameCube The RPG favorite, a training mission with a buddy
Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II GameCube Choosing a class
Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II GameCube The bank teller's uniform is a little risque

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User Reviews

Phantasy Star Online is a nice mix between RPG and action games. GameCube Gundark Krozmotov (111)
One of the best on-line RPGs ever. GameCube KoubuKai (2)

The Press Says

GamePro (US) GameCube Oct 29, 2002 4.5 out of 5 90
SEGA-Portal.de Xbox Sep 20, 2009 9 out of 10 90
Gamesmania Xbox Jun 10, 2003 87 out of 100 87
XBox Solution (XBS) Xbox May 04, 2003 8.5 out of 10 85
Game Over Online GameCube Nov 15, 2002 84 out of 100 84
Factornews GameCube Mar 10, 2003 8 out of 10 80
GamePro (US) Xbox Apr 25, 2003 4 out of 5 80
XBox-Zone Xbox Jul 30, 2003 80 out of 100 80
Factornews Xbox Jun 06, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Jeuxvideo.com GameCube Mar 18, 2003 16 out of 20 80

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Trivia

Discontinuation

The online component of this game was discontinued as of April 1, 2007.

Xbox Live

An Xbox Live Gamer-tag is required to play the Xbox version, even for the offline component.

Awards

  • Golden Joystick Awards
  • GameSpy
    • 2003 – #6 GameCube Game of the Year
    • 2003 - GameCube RPG of the Year
Information also contributed by Joshua J. Slone and piltdown man.

Related Web Sites

  • Phantasy Star Wiki (A comprehensive database that covers the characters, locations, items and games in the Phantasy Star series.)
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