Games News

Final Fantasy XIV Online celebrates its fourth anniversary

Square Enix
Final Fantasy XIV Online Square Enix
Final Fantasy XIV Online

Final Fantasy XIV Online is celebrating its fourth anniversary. In celebration, the Final Fantasy XIV Online development team will host a 14-hour livestream, which will go on from 01 to 02 September. Koji Fox from the Final Fantasy XIV Online localization team will host a panel at Pax West on 02 September.

Final Fantasy XIV Online is celebrating its fourth anniversary, following the launch of Stormblood. Stormblood is the title’s second expansion pack. In order to celebrate the occasion, the Final Fantasy XIV Online development team will host a 14-hour livestream, which will go on from 01 to 02 September.

The livestream will include the 38th installment of the ‘Letter from the Producer Live’ series, talk sessions with the development team and other special guests, as well as in-game challenges being tackled by the team.

Square EnixFinal Fantasy XIV OnlineFinal Fantasy XIV Online

Players can expect a first look at Patch 4.1 content, where Yasumi Matsuno (Final Fantasy XII / Final Fantasy Tactics) will join Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida to discuss the upcoming 24-player alliance raid, "Return to Ivalice". Matsuno will write the scenario for the raid as a special guest creator, bringing the world of Ivalice to Final Fantasy XIV Online.

"This past year has been full of memorable moments," said Naoki Yoshida ahead of the stream. "From Fan Festivals in Las Vegas, Tokyo, and Frankfurt, right through to the launch of Stormblood, we have been honored by the continued support of our players and are overjoyed to share this occasion with them. I wanted to thank our entire community, which has now reached 10 million Warriors of Light, for supporting us this far - here’s to even more exciting things to come!"

Koji Fox from the Final Fantasy XIV Online localization team will host a panel at Pax West on 02 September from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. PT, during which he will answer player questions on lore and localization. The panel will be streamed live and can be viewed on the official PAX Twitch channel.

Square EnixFinal Fantasy XIV OnlineFinal Fantasy XIV Online

Final Fantasy XIV has a free trial that new players can check out. The free trial allows anyone to access all available content up to level 35, create up to eight playable characters, and experience the different playable races, classes, and jobs with no restrictions on playtime. New players who wish to experience the free trial may register here.