Final Fantasy XIV free PS4 beta weekend starts now

Yet to try A Realm Reborn, Square Enix's reboot of Final Fantasy XIV? Perhaps you're already a subscriber and you want to see how much prettier the PS4 version will be. Either way, if you want to explore the world of Eorzea, you'll be able to do so for free this weekend through an open beta.

First, you'll have to download the 11GB client off the PlayStation Store. Then, sign in with a Square Enix account.

The beta will be running on actual game servers, so you'll be able to play with others on PS3 and PC. All characters created and all progress amde int he beta will carry over to the full version of the game, which will be available on April 14th.

The beta will be vaailable until 1PM PT on Monday, April 7. Enjoy.