Final Fantasy XIV
12 hours ago.
Mobius Final Fantasy's next collaboration event is with Final Fantasy XIV
Mobius Final Fantasy's latest collaboration will be with Final Fantasy XIV, revealed in the latest broadcast from the game's development team. Beginning June 1st for the Japanese client, the event will feature a battle with the Ultima Weapon along with Ultima-themed equipment. Wol will also get a new Job card: "Eorzean Knight," based off the Paladin job in Final Fantasy XIV, complete with the Gallant artifact armor set. You'll also be able to use Y'shtola in battle. You can check out the…
6 days ago.
Letter from the Producer Live XXXVI Summary; major PvE and PvP changes coming to Stormblood
In today's Letter from the Producer Live, the lengthiest yet, we got a ton of new information about the upcoming changes to the game's battle system and jobs -- including PvE and PvP content. We also got a lengthy video preview of the new Job actions below. Note: The team cautions that the numbers that you may see in today's footage may not be final and will likely be adjusted. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSdfPXFGuw0 PvE Updates: When designing the new battle system changes, the team looked at…
1 week ago.
Here's the full version of Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood's main theme "Revolutions"
At long last Square Enix has revealed the full version of Stormblood's main theme song, "Revolutions." Composed by Nobuo Uematsu with vocals by Final Fantasy XIV's own Susan Calloway, the latest theme added to the game's pantheon of music was drafted "with a bit more power behind it." Rather than the feel of the song coming from a benevolent god, “Revolutions” is told from a more human perspective. With Susan Calloway cemented as the voice of Final Fantasy XIV, Uematsu believes…
4 weeks ago.
Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood details NPCs, benchmark in new screenshots
Square Enix has released a round of official screenshots and artwork detailing Final Fantasy XIV's upcoming expansion, Stormblood. New screenshots take a look at the recently released PC benchmark as well as the various NPCs that are key to the main scenario. These include Lyse, Yugiri, Gosetsu, Yotsuyu, Hien, Zevon yae Galvus and Fordola - the likes of which were revealed in last week's Letter from the Producer Live. Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood is due out for PC, PlayStation 4 and…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Letter from the Producer Live 35 Summary
Today, in the 35th Letter from the Producer Live, Final Fantasy XIV director and producer Naoki Yoshida shared with us new details about the upcoming Stormblood expansion -- set to release on June 20th 2017. The team shared a new benchmark trailer, which you can download for yourself today. Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood -- Key Characters Lyse A young fighter of surpassing skill, Lyse yearns to bring freedom to her homeland of Ala Mhigo, which fell to the Empire when she was but a…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood's official benchmark available today; catch the new trailer
During Letter from the Producer Live this morning, the Final Fantasy XIV team revealed the new benchmark for the Stormblood expansion -- and shared a brand-new trailer. (We'll have a summary up soon.) It's quite a treat, and you'll even notice a familiar face from Final Fantasy X in here. Did you catch it? Update: You can download the benchmark here. Below are the minimum and recommended specs for Windows. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_JxY2pRHn4 Windows -- Minimum required specs: Windows -- Recommended specs …
1 month ago.
Here's your last chance to play Final Fantasy XIV for free on PlayStation 3
Square Enix is preparing to give PlayStation 3 users one last hurrah before service will end for their version of Final Fantasy XIV on June 16, 2017. Starting May 1 PS3 players are invited to play the game for free until the conclusion of service. Those eligible include users that have registered the PS3 version of FFXIV and play using a PS3 as well as users with multiple platforms registered to one service account can play for free when logging in…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV North American data center relocation update
As previously announced, Square Enix will be facilitating the relocation of Final Fantasy XIV's North American data centers to more modern facilities. According to a new post on the Lodestone, the company will be performing maintenance on all Worlds for an extended time during this move. The way this will work out is all data on the Aether and Primal data centers will be automatically moved to the new North American data center. There won't be any changes to the…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV teams up with Amazon for another DLC campaign
Square Enix and online retailer Amazon are offering up another promotional campaign for North American players. Starting today fans will have an opportunity to snag several Eastern Journey-themed items - each of which were previously exclusive to the game's Chinese client. Players can obtain three Journey to the West-inspired items exclusive to this promotion, including an Eastern Journey Battle Staff (Lancer/Dragoon Arm), Eastern Journey Attire, Flying Cumulus Mount and a bonus 50 Aetheryte Tickets. By simply purchasing a qualifying order of…
1 month ago.
Next Final Fantasy XIV Letter from the Producer LIVE set for April 28
Square Enix is preparing to launch Final Fantasy XIV's thirty-fifth Letter from the Producer LIVE on April 28. There, producer/director Naoki Yoshida will answer questions focused on the game's upcoming expansion, Stormblood. The stream will be broadcast at the usual places, including Twitch and YouTube Live starting at 8AM EDT. While the theme of the Live Letter is Stormblood, the community team asks that questions pertaining to job actions, action adjustments, and the battle system revamp be put on hold as…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV's Free Login Campaign has returned, ends May 7th
Starting today and continuing through Sunday, May 7th, anyone with a Final Fantasy XIV service account will be able to log in and play regardless of subscription status. Yep, the Free Login Campaign is back. If you partake in the free event, you'll have 96 hours (4 days) from your first log-in to play FFXIV as you wish. If you're completely new to FFXIV, you're also in luck, as Square Enix recently changed the game's trial so that you may play…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood official site updates with new screenshots, lore and more
Square Enix has loaded up a wealth of new and existing screenshots and information detailing Final Fantasy XIV's upcoming expansion, Stormblood. A new update to the game's official website gives a look at many of the elements fans can expect when it launches on June 20. As the second full expansion to Final Fantasy XIV, Stormblood will feature a number of new additions including Samurai and Red Mage job classes, new cities, dungeons and locations along with a new high-end featuring…
1 month ago.
Hatching-tide seasonal event returns to Final Fantasy XIV
Hatching-tide has returned to Final Fantasy XIV just in time for Under-archon Jihli Aliapoh to have another vision. This year, her companion Nonotta has designed a special contraption to shock the citizens of Gridania into the new season - but they learn that they aren't the only ones that wish to join in the revelry. You can also check it out in our video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKKCRXVSFEc If you also missed the news: FFXIV is lifting the 14-day restriction on its free trial. Now,…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV teams up with WrestleMania 33
Square Enix teamed up with WWE stars "The New Day" for a special Final Fantasy XIV-themed entrance during yesterday's WrestleMania 33 festivities. Big E, Kofi Kingston, and Xavier Woods - all members of The New Day and hosts of WrestleMania - came dressed as job classes from the game. Big E, dressed as the Samurai, Xavier Woods as the Monk and Kofi as the Red Mage entered riding their “POP-cycle” bike, which was styled with FF series mainstays including Chocobos and…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XIV presents: Tactics Alexander
It's April 1 in Japan and that means it's time for another year where game companies tease us with things we can't really have. This time Square Enix and the Final Fantasy XIV team have cobbled together a play on Tactics Ogre - Yasumi Matsuno's masterpiece and one of producer/director Naoki Yoshida's all-time favorites. The theme is none other than FFXIV's own Alexander, the high-end raid that saw its conclusion with the launch of Patch 3.4. Can our heroes stand up…
1 month ago.
Netflix grabs Final Fantasy's first TV drama, Final Fantasy XIV: Daddy of Light
Final Fantasy's first original TV drama series featuring Final Fantasy XIV is heading to Netflix around the world. The online streaming service is set to bring the show to international viewers starting this Fall. According to an update on the official website, "Final Fantasy XIV: Daddy of Light" will air in Japan on MBS and TBS starting April 16. The show will also be available on Netflix in Japan starting April 20. This drama coincides with the 30th anniversary of the Final…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV's free trial drops 14-day restriction
Square Enix is removing the 14-day restriction on Final Fantasy XIV's trial version in preparation for the upcoming release of Stormblood - the game's next expansion due out June 20. That means you can now play through the game - up to level 35 - for as long as you like. This promotion extends to existing and expired free trial accounts as well. Free trial players can access all content up to level 35, create up to eight playable characters (one…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.56 due out March 28
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward will see its main scenario come to a conclusion with the launch of Patch 3.56, due out March 28. There, players will gain access to the second part of "The Far Edge of Fate" which promises to bridge the gap going into Stormblood in June. According to a press release sent out by Square Enix, our story continues as follows: "The Griffin has played his final hand. By harnessing the wrath and despair of his dying countrymen…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV details PAX East panel and events
Final Fantasy XIV is back again for this year's PAX East festivities, bringing along with it a special Warring Triad roulette and a Q&A panel with producer/director Naoki Yoshida. The panel will be live streamed on Saturday, March 11 at 12PM EST via Twitch. Square Enix will begin gathering questions at their booth on Friday as well as answering live questions during the panel itself. Panel attendees will receive a mini Stormblood poster featuring the Zenos key art. For the Warring Triad…
2 months ago.
Little Ladies' Day returns to Final Fantasy XIV tomorrow
As Spring returns, Final Fantasy XIV readies its annual Little Ladies' Day event once again. Beginning March 1 at 12:00AM PST through March 14 at 7:59AM PST, players can log in to participate and receive exclusive items. "A reporter from the Mythril Eye has been approaching adventurers left and right under the guise of wanting to collect opinions for an article he will be running in the paper," says a summary on the official Lodestone page. "It quickly becomes evident, however,…