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Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Noclip's Final Fantasy XIV documentary is now complete

Noclip has released all 3 parts of their indepth documentary of the long saga of Final Fantasy XIV from 1.0 all the way to 4.0. Danny O'Dwyer talks to producer & director Naoki Yoshida and other members of the Final Fantasy XIV team....

Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Naoki Yoshida thinks they'll need at least two more expansions to finish the main story of FFXIV

Naoki Yoshida, the producer and director of Final Fantasy XIV has revealed it will take at least two more expansions to finish the game's main storyline. Speaking to Kotaku at E3 2017, Yoshida revealed "There's this overarching story, an...

Final Fantasy XIV - 7 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 - 8 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 - 9 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 - 1 year 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 th...

Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year 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 - 2 years ago

More Details On Final Fantasy XIV's Patch 3.1 In Latest Live Letter

As mentioned in one of our previous articles, Final Fantasy XIV: What To Expect In 3.1x, Final Fantasy XIV's director/producer Naoki Yoshida has gone into more detail about what to expect in patch 3.1. See - Final Fantasy XIV: What To Expect In 3.1x P...

Final Fantasy XV - 3 years ago

Cannot Use Shareplay For Final Fantasy XV's Episode Duscae

Hajime Tabata has confirmed during his Active Time Report today in London, that fans will be able to shareplay most of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, however, they won't be able to with Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae. Tabata has said that fans will be able to play the game to their...


Final Fantasy XIV - 4 years ago

Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Release Date Revealed By Yoshida

Today was a good day for PS4 gamers, as we now know that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will be releasing on the 14th of April, 2014. Those of you who have been following Final Fantasy XIV on PS4 will note that this is rather close to the beta, which...

Square Enix - 4 years ago

Final Fantasy Committee Created To Ensure Quality Of Future Titles

Although Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has steadily grown in popularity and Final Fantasy XV's recent revamp has had many fans talking, Square Enix has decided that it's in their best interest to form a Final Fantasy Committee for quality assurance purposes for future titles. This committee is not made...

Final Fantasy XIV - 5 years ago

Final Fantasy XIV Overhaul Dubbed 'A Realm Reborn'

We've known that Final Fantasy XIV was due to re-launch for quite some time, after Square Enix proudly announced they were working on version 2.0 of their latest MMO. However, the game's producer/director has now made it seem much more grandiose. Naoki Yoshida has claimed that the release of Version...


Final Fantasy XIV - 7 years ago

Yoshida Hopes Final Fantasy XIV Can Emulate Final Fantasy VII

Final Fantasy XIV has had all kinds of problems since its launch, which recently lead to a huge upheaval of the game's main staff. The biggest change of which was replacing the game's director, Hiromichi Tanaka, with Naoki Yoshida. Yoshida has already expressed his interest in revitalising the game, and his...