Final Fantasy XIV News

Final Fantasy Union always look to provide the most up to date Final Fantasy news where possible, all with a wonderful little sprinkle of opinion and sass.

Below you will find our news coverage related to Final Fantasy XIV, but we also cover a ton of other games. You can find them from the main navigation, should you so wish.


Mobius Final Fantasy - 8 months ago

Check out Mobius Final Fantasy's newest playable character, Y'shtola

The latest Ultimate Hero has arrived in the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy and it's none other than Final Fantasy XIV's Y'shtola. She is of course a Mage and if you're lucky enough to summon her you will be able to use her everyw...

Final Fantasy XIV - 8 months ago

Minagawa, Matsuno and Suzuki discuss the graphical evolution of Ivalice

In the second part of IGN's video interview series with some of the creators of the Ivalice content in Final Fantasy XIV, art director Hiroshi Minagawa, guest creator Yasumi Matsuno and art team lead Takeo Suzuki discuss the graphical evolution of Iv...

Final Fantasy XIV - 8 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.3 releases May 22

Square Enix has announced that Patch 4.3 will be released for Final Fantasy XIV on May 22, 2018. Titled 'Under the Moonlight', it will bring the following. New Main Scenario Quests – The Stormblood storyline continues in t...


Final Fantasy XIV - 9 months ago

Matsuno and Minagawa discuss why Ivalice came to Final Fantasy XIV

Yasumi Matsuno, the creator of Ivalice, the world that appeared in his games made during his time at Square in Final Fantasy Tactics, Vagrant Story, Final Fantasy Tactics Advance and Final Fantasy XII has discussed in an interview with IGN why the wo...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 9 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV's Y'shtola comes to Mobius Final Fantasy as a playable character

Square Enix has announced the Final Fantasy XIV collaboration event is coming to the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy today. The biggest addition is the arrival of Y'shtola as an Ultimate Hero. If you're lucky enough to summon her ...

Final Fantasy XIV - 9 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Companion finally announced for iOS and Android

Square Enix has finally announced Final Fantasy XIV Companion, a new app for the game that will be available on iOS and Android. It was previously revealed that a new Final Fantasy XIV mobile app was planned a couple of years ago but now...


Final Fantasy XIV - 10 months ago

Square Enix reveals Final Fantasy XIV Online GO as another April Fool's joke

Square Enix can't get enough of April Fool's Day 2018 so they have now done another joke. This one is Final Fantasy XIV Online GO. This brings the game's gathering system to the real world on your mobile device. Square Enix asks that players do not sue them at the end of...

Final Fantasy XIV - 10 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV goes through various classic Square Enix games for April Fool's Day 2018

The Final Fantasy XIV team love celebrating April Fool's Day and they have continued to do so this year with something else pretty cool. This year they have released a video titled 'Magnai Fantasy'. This sees Final Fantasy XIV go through various classic Square Enix games for the Famicom (NES), Super...

Final Fantasy XI - 1 year ago

Yoshida provides update on Final Fantasy XI Mobile

Naoki Yoshida is the head of Square Enix Business Division 5, who are responsible for Final Fantasy XIV and Final Fantasy XI so Darryl also asked him about the long in development mobile version of Final Fantasy XI. Darryl: Final Fantasy XI also sits within your Business Division and despite the...


Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year ago

Yoshida says as long as FFXIV keeps expanding there is not any point in making a new MMORPG

In our continuing coverage of Darryl's interview with Naoki Yoshida, the producer and director of Final Fantasy XIV and head of Square Enix Business Division 5 we now hear from Yoshida on the current MMORPG situation at Square Enix. Darryl: Do you see a time where Final Fantasy XI will stop,...

Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year ago

Yoshida would direct an offline Final Fantasy game if the company or fans asked him to

Final Fantasy Union's very own Darryl was lucky enough to interview Naoki Yoshida, the producer and director of Final Fantasy XIV and head of Square Enix Business Division 5. One of the questions he asked was in follow up to a comment Yoshida made in an earlier interview with Polygon. Yoshida...

Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.1 coming October 10

Square Enix has announced Patch 4.1 for Final Fantasy XIV will be launched on October 10, 2017. The patch is titled "The Legend Returns" (and it's unfortunately not talking about Lightning) and it will continue the main storyline of Stormblood. But The Legend Returns main draw is the beginning of the “Return...


Final Fantasy XIV - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XIV surpasses 10 million players worldwide

Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV has now surpassed 10 million registered players worldwide. This follows the recent launch of the game's second expansion pack, Stormblood and the game's free trial no longer being a trial and instead offering all game content up to level 35....

Final Fantasy XIV - 2 years 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. You can check out all 3 parts below. ...

Final Fantasy XIV - 2 years 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, and I've actually set a goal or endpoint for that arc," "That's one...


Mobius Final Fantasy - 2 years ago

Final Fantasy XIV's Ultima Weapon comes to Mobius Final Fantasy

With the release of Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood less than two weeks away, Mobius Final Fantasy is holding a collaboration event. The event which will be held until June 22 sees the destructive anti-Primal, the Ultima Weapon available to be fought in the Multiplayer area. In addition, limited Final Fantasy XIV Bahamut,...

Final Fantasy XIV - 2 years ago

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood's launch trailer is here

Square Enix has released the launch trailer for the upcoming 2nd expansion to Final Fantasy XIV. The trailer provides a deep look at the expansion's main storyline and more. You can check it out below. ...

Final Fantasy XIV - 2 years ago

Noclip releases teaser for their Final Fantasy XIV documentary

Noclip, a new type of gaming outlet focused on creating documentaries has released a teaser video for their upcoming series on the death and rebirth of Final Fantasy XIV. The teaser teases some of the staff who were interviewed including producer/director Naoki Yoshida. It looks quite interesting however it unfortunately...