Final Fantasy XIV News

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Final Fantasy XIV - 25 days ago

Final Fantasy XIV spin-off Tactics Alexander announced as an April Fools joke

April Fools Day 2017 has begun in Japan and Square Enix has released a trailer for a Final Fantasy XIV spin-off called Tactics Alexander. The trailer is made in the style of the Super Famicom/SNES game, Tactics Ogre and features characte...

Final Fantasy XIV - 28 days ago

Final Fantasy XIV's free trial no longer has a time restriction

Square Enix has announced Final Fantasy XIV's free trial (which is available for PC and PlayStation 4) no longer has any time restriction. Previously, the free trial lasted 14 days but now you can play as long as you like and access all ...

Final Fantasy XIV - 2 months ago

FFXIV: Stormblood Japanese cover art revealed, Yoshida still wants Xbox and Switch versions

At Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, Square Enix has revealed the Japanese cover art for Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood. It is designed by known other than Akihiko Yoshida, the game's character designer. You can view it above....


Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood collector's edition, early access and more detailed

Final Fantasy XIV producer & director Naoki Yoshida and community manager Toshio Murouchi have shared a bunch of details on the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood via a recent live stream. First, the collector's edition for Stormbloo...

Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Naoki Yoshida talks possible Final Fantasy XV event in Final Fantasy XIV

In an interview with 4Gamer.net, Naoki Yoshida the producer & director of Final Fantasy XIV and Head of Square Enix Business Division 5 talked about the possible Final Fantasy XV collaboration event in Final Fantasy XIV. Yoshida confirme...

Final Fantasy XIV - 4 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood launching June 2017

Square Enix has announced at Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival 2016 in Tokyo, Japan that Final Fantasy XIV's second major expansion, Stormblood is scheduled to be released worldwide on June 20, 2017 for PlayStation 4, Windows PC & Mac. Incl...

Final Fantasy XIV - 7 months ago

SE Japan Trademarks 'Stormblood', Could This Be Final Fantasy XIV's Next Expansion?

It's been revealed that Square Enix Japan has filed a new trademark for a product called "Stormblood", although at this stage little is known about what it relates to. The trademark filing was discovered by the @trademark_bot Twitter account and although Square Enix has made no official comment thus far, there...

Final Fantasy XIV - 10 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.35 Releasing In About 2 Weeks

Rejoice fellow adventurers! The release date for Final Fantasy XIV’s Patch 3.35 has been announced, and it is only two weeks away! The latest update will go live on Tuesday, 19th July. The biggest inclusion for this patch will be the new, dark depths of the Deep Dungeon: Palace of...

Final Fantasy XIV - 10 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.35 Update, You Gotta Dig Deep!

It's not long to go until the launch of Final Fantasy XIV’s Patch 3.35. Less than a month, infact! Carmate of Square Enix has been teasing us with even more screenshots of the special, new dungeon in his latest blog post. The Palace of the Dead will be launched during...


Final Fantasy XIV - 10 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV May Still Appear On Xbox One

Despite Final Fantasy XI having a reasonably prominent position on Xbox 360, Microsoft's policies regarding MMORPGs have thus far prevented Final Fantasy XIV from appearing on their flagship console, the Xbox One. However, it has now been revealed that they have opened a line of communication with Square Enix to...

Final Fantasy XIV - 10 months ago

Here's For Key Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest Info From E3 2016

Suspense is still building for Final Fantasy XIV’s global fan festivals as more details were released in Live Letter XXXI, E3 2016 edition! Yoshida gave us some long awaited news concerning America’s Fan Festival, including ticket sales dates, information on how to gain access to the box office, unique rewards...

Final Fantasy XIV - 11 months ago

Square Enix Restricting Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest Ticket Access

There was some big news unveiled in Live Letter XXX about the North American Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival, not least the date it will take place on! In addition, it was revealed that tickets for the event will be on sale next month, but the exact date for sales...


Final Fantasy XIV - 11 months ago

All You Need To Know From Final Fantasy XIV's Letter From The Producer 30

The Final Fantasy XIV development team aired Live Letter XXX today, and producer Naoki Yoshida and Japanese Community Team member Toshio Murouchi treated us to a whole horde of exciting updates. Speaking of hordes, Revenge of the Horde, Patch 3.3, is set to launch on Tuesday June 7th 2016! What better...

Final Fantasy XIV - 11 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest Dates Announced For America, Europe, and Japan

It’s finally here! Fans around Europe can rejoice as the FFXIV Fan Festival date has been announced! The FFXIV development team posted a few updates on Monday about the event on the Lodestone, and they acknowledged that fans all over the world were eagerly anticipating these updates. We now know...

Final Fantasy XIV - 12 months ago

Housing Will Be More Accessible For Adventurers In Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.3

Good news for all you Eorzean home buyers! The Final Fantasy XIV development team has announced some changes to the housing system due to come at the launch of patch 3.3 in order to help new adventurers. First up, there will be 3 new wards added to each residential district, meaning...


Final Fantasy XV - 1 year ago

Platinum Demo and Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Coming To PAX East

Among many of Square Enix's western titles, Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward and Final Fantasy XV's Platinum Demo have made the cut for PAX East this year which should be fun for any Final Fantasy fan attending. Following the many challenges before it, Final Fantasy XIV's newest "Sephirot" challenge should prove to...

Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year ago

Four Days Of Free Play To Previous Final Fantasy XIV Adventurers

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.2 has seen a whole ton of updates and for those players who have been taking a break from the game momentarily will benefit from some free play for the next month. See - What To Expect From Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.2 Gears of Change Adventurers will...

Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year ago

Powerman5000 Claim Final Fantasy XIV Stole Their Song

UPDATE // Director Naoki Yoshida has stated that the similarities between the two songs is pure coincidence. See full statement below. To be fair, many were surprised with the song choice while playing through phase 2 of the fight with Sephirot in Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.2, but none were more surprised...