Final Fantasy XIV
5 months ago.
Full cinematic trailer for Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers revealed at Tokyo FanFest 2019
The full-length opening cinematic trailer for Final Fantasy XIV's third expansion pack, Shadowbringers, was revealed during the Tokyo Fan Festival in Japan. Witness the rise of the Warrior of Darkness as he sets forth to save The First World from impending doom. …
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV 4.56 set for March 26th, includes main scenario and Hildibrand finale
Final Fantasy XIV 4.56 is set to arrive on Tuesday, March 26th, and with it will come the finale of the post-Stormblood main scenario quests in A Requiem for Heroes - Part II, Even Further Hildibrand Adventures, and the Stormblood Beast Tribe Quests. Today, Square Enix provided more details on what's to come. On a related note, Square Enix will hold a Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Japan this weekend, wherein more information about July's Shadowbringers expansion will be divulged.…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV server reorganization set for April in North America and Europe
This Spring, Square Enix plans to beef up its server infrastructure to better handle the influx of players that will access the game for July Shadowbringers expansion. You may recall congestion woes during the early access phase preceding the Stormblood expansion where players were bottle-necked in story progress due to the servers needing to create an individual instance for each player. In order to execute this, the team announced that they needed to reorganize the 'World' groupings. Currently, Final Fantasy XIV's…
6 months ago.
Little Ladies' Day seasonal event returns to Final Fantasy XIV on February 28
Final Fantasy XIV's Little Ladies' Day seasonal event returns Thursday, February 28th and will include limited-time glamours and seasonal items. For items offered in previous years, Square Enix has made them available for purchase on the MogStation. You can find the quest chain to start the event below. Via The Lodestone: "The seneschal of a certain noble family has lost his charge amidst the crowds of Ul'dah. He wishes for nothing more than to bring her home safe and sound─but the lady herself…
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV 4.55 arrives Tuesday with Eureka and Rival Wings additions
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.55 arrives Tuesday, February 12th, and brings with it the continuation of the Forbidden Land Eureka series via the Hydatos Expedition and a new Rival Wings map called Hidden Gorge. In the Letter from the Producer Live #49 broadcast from the Paris Fan Festival, the team highlighted details for the roadmap of patches to come before the Shadowbringers expansion on July 2nd. Hidden Gorge The basic rules are similar to those used in the existing PvP content Astragalos: two…
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter 49 Summary; Patch 4.55 set for February 12, FFXV collaboration revealed
In the forty-ninth Letter from the Producer Live broadcast from Paris, France, the Final Fantasy XIV team discussed the latest updates to come to the game in the run-up to its next expansion Shadowbringers. We've summarized the major details below: Patch Schedule Patch 4.55 -- February 12th, 2019 -- Rival Wings: Hidden Gorge -- Eureka Hydatos Patch 4.56 -- Late March 2019 -- New Main Scenario quests -- New Hildibrand quests -- New beast tribe quests (finale). Patch 4.57 -- World Visit system Patch 4.58 -- Various adjustments Hidden Gorge The basic rules are similar…
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV expansion Shadowbringers arrives July 2nd, reveals Gunbreaker job and NieR Automata raid
During the keynote presentation at Final Fantasy XIV's fan festival in Paris, France, more information was revealed about the game's next expansion Shadowbringers. Releasing on July 2nd, 2019, the game will include a new tank job called Gunbreaker, a new alliance raid based on the world of NieR. Our full summary is below: Updated Teaser Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NjPVSF2dpUE Shadowbringers -- The Shadowbringers expansion arrives on July 2, 2019. -- Early Access begins June 28th, 2019 for those who pre-order the Shadowbringers expansion. -- Preorders will begin February 6th,…
7 months ago.
Valentione's Day seasonal event returns to Final Fantasy XIV on January 31
Final Fantasy XIV's Valentione's Day seasonal event returns Thursday, January 31st and will include limited-time glamours and seasonal items. For items offered in previous years, Square Enix has made them available for purchase on the MogStation. You can find the quest chain to start the event below. Via The Lodestone: "Heavensturn is off to a fantastic start─or at least, it should be. The people of Limsa Lominsa seem all but oblivious to this year's festivities, and the Inoshishi Bugyo is at a loss…
8 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV's Heavensturn seasonal event returns December 31
Final Fantasy XIV's Heavensturn seasonal event returns Monday, December 31st, and will include limited-time glamours and seasonal items. For items offered in previous years, Square Enix has made them available for purchase on the MogStation. You can find the quest chain to start the event below. Via The Lodestone: "Heavensturn is off to a fantastic start─or at least, it should be. The people of Limsa Lominsa seem all but oblivious to this year's festivities, and the Inoshishi Bugyo is at a loss as…
8 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter 48 Summary; Patch 4.5 Part 1 arrives January 8, new trailer out now
In today's Letter from the Producer Live broadcast, the Final Fantasy XIV team debuted the trailer for the Stormblood expansion's fifth major post-release update. Titled "A Requiem For Heroes", Patch 4.5 will be divided into two parts with Part 1 arriving on January 8th, 2019 and Part 2 arriving in late March 2019. Part 1 will include the continuation of the main scenario, a new story dungeon, the Blue Mage limited job, the final 'Return to Ivalice' raid, a trial against…
9 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV details more on Patch 4.5 'A Requiem for Heroes' Part 1
Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood's fifth and final major post-release update 'A Requiem for Heroes' will release in two parts. The first part will release in early January while the second will release in Late March. Patch 4.5 will run up to the next expansion 'Shadowbringers' which will release in the early summer of 2019. In the images and descriptions below, we get a sneek peak of the main scenario update, the Blue Mage limited job, and the main scenario dungeon called…
9 months ago.
Final Fantasy XV x Final Fantasy XIV collaboration quest available now; check out the launch trailer
The collaboration sidequest between Final Fantasy XV and Final Fantasy XIV is available now to download via the game's latest patch update, and Square Enix has released its launch trailer to commemorate the moment. The company announced the collaboration with Final Fantasy XIV back in November during the game's special 20th-anniversary livestream event. View the trailer below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjZ6O-g48hE The quest, titled "Adventurer from Another World", involves Noctis and crew embarking on a journey with a Miqo’te named Y’jhimei to face the threat of the…
9 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV's Starlight Celebration seasonal event returns December 17th
Final Fantasy XIV's Starlight Celebration seasonal event returns Monday, December 17th, and will include limited-time glamours and seasonal items. For items offered in previous years, Square Enix has made them available for purchase on the MogStation. You can find the quest chain to start the event below. Via The Lodestone: "Amh Garanjy has decided that Ishgardian choral music will be an indispensable part of the celebration, although she has neglected to find anyone capable of such a performance. Is the event doomed to…
10 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter 47 Summary; Patch 4.5, Blue Mage, server regrouping highlighted
During the forty-seventh Letter from the Producer Live broadcast, Final Fantasy XIV producer/director Naoki Yoshida and lead battle designer Tsuyoshi Yokozawa took the stage to discuss Patch 4.5 and the new Blue Mage limited job. Part 1 will release in January and Part 2 will release in March. Other big items discussed are the World Visit system which will let you visit other worlds on your data center and the reorganization of worlds two accommodate two new data centers. We've summarized…
10 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV's third expansion 'Shadowbringers' announced, out Early Summer 2019, 'Blue Mage' job revealed
During the keynote address of Final Fantasy XIV's Fan Festival in Las Vegas, director/producer Naoki Yoshida revealed the next expansion to the five-year-running MMORPG: Shadowbringers, out in early summer 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WxBYy1uzSqI Story The story involves the Warrior of Light joining six allied nations against the Garlean Empire. How will this conflict give rise to a possible world-ending calamity? This time we will face the full force of the Garlean Empire. With the fall of the Scions of the Seventh Dawn -- what will…
10 months ago.
Eos and Eorzea collide in Final Fantasy XV crossover event featuring Final Fantasy XIV on December 12
Announced during a special broadcast, Final Fantasy XV will be collaborating with Final Fantasy XIV this December 12th. The free update includes a quest where you'll meet a Miqo'te named Y’jhimei who warns Noctis and company of an urgent primal threat: Garuda has appeared. She will appear as a special boss and your reward for clearing will be the starting outfits for the various races of Eorzea -- Noctis (Miqo'te), Gladiolus (Roegadyn), Ignis (Elezen), and Prompto (Hyur). Final Fantasy XIV…
10 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV 4.45 arrives November 6th with the return of Eureka and Hildibrand
Final Fantasy XIV 4.45 is set to arrive on November 6th, and with it comes the third foray into The Forbidden Land Eureka via the Pyros Expedition. This time around you'll be able to create special duty actions with the power of "mnemes." The actions can be used regardless of your battle role and are only used within Pyros. Hildibrand's adventures continue as well -- still on the case of a missing legendary sword after apprehending the infamous Wolf Burglar. Square Enix…
11 months ago.
All Saints' Wake seasonal event returns to Final Fantasy XIV on Oct 18
Final Fantasy XIV's All Saints' Wake seasonal event returns on Thursday, October 18th. Rewards will include minions and new event-themed furnishings. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLX_Ogs-tIg Via The Lodestone: Location The Sinister Soiree From: Thursday, October 18th, 2018 @ 1:00am Pacific Daylight Time To: Thursday November 1st, 2018 @ 7:59am Pacific Daylight Time Location: Adventurers' Guild Investigator @ Old Gridania (X:10.4, Y:8.5) Character Requirements: Level 15 Quest Requirements: It's Probably Pirates (2.0) Event Rewards Little Yin (minion) Little Yang (minion) Pumpkin Pastry Platter (tabletop furnishing) Pumpkin Party Pennants (tabletop furnishing) Familiar Pawprints (wall-mounted furnishing) …
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.4 Sightseeing Guide
The fourth major content patch after Final Fantasy XIV's Stormblood expansion arrives on Tuesday, September 18th. Titled "Prelude in Violet", the patch will include a wealth of new content including the continuation of the main scenario and the Omega raid series, new dungeons, trials, sidequests, and many new features. You can check out the official trailer here. With the exception changes to actions in PvE and PvP content (you can read more in the official patch notes, we've created a quick…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy XIV shares new info from Prelude in Violet update, out Tuesday
The fourth major post-release patch for Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood titled "Prelude in Violet" will release on Tuesday, September 18th. Today Square Enix has shared another round of updates that we've collected below including screenshots the from Omega: Alphascape raid, a new Gold Saucer attraction, and new in-game vanity items. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWFu5LTEgNM Main Scenario -- Prelude in Violet "The shadow of mystery deepens as the man who wears Zenos’s face continues to move unchecked, sowing the seeds of strife from the heart of…