Letter of the Producer is back with a live segment at this year's E3. Here the staff of Final Fantasy XIV, including director Naoki Yoshida, talk about the latest updates to the game and what's soon to come. Today, with only a handful of days left before the Stormblood expansion's release, we learned more details about its content, QA, and a look at the schedule after launch.
Susano, The Pool of Tribute
Director Yoshida shared a sneak peek of a new Primal we'll be facing off against in Stormblood: Susano. A level 63 trial called "The Pool of Tribute", Yoshida pointed out that you couldn't fall of the sides, but there is a new gimmick involved. E3 attendees will get to challenge him at Square Enix's booth. You can check ou the footage below:
Swimming in Stormblood
Even if you haven't unlocked swimming fully, you can swim on the surface of certain bodies of water. You'll be able to use emotes while you're swimming, such as the ability to float on your back or pretend you've drowned. Director Yoshida recommended turning the Active Help windows back on (he wrote them himself) for some of these streams. Underwater, there will be a distortion effect --