Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

PC, PS3, PS4 / RPG / Release: Aug 27, 2013 / ESRB: T

Final Fantasy 14 patch 2.3 trailer shows new sidequests

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 26, 2014 5:15pm PDT

Final Fantasy XIV's 2.3 patch deployed on Wednesday, adding a new 'Hunt' sidequest and much more, which can be seen in a full eight-minute overview video.

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Final Fantasy 14, Tomb Raider drive Square profits, company revises forecasts

By Steve Watts, May 09, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Square Enix has revised its financial forecasts, following a surprising fiscal year that saw profits rise above expectations thanks to some strong performers.

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Final Fantasy XIV: Fan Festival coming to Las Vegas this October

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 7:30am PDT

With two million registered accounts, Final Fantasy XIV is one of the most successful comeback stories in all of videogaming. Square Enix's revived MMO has been doing so well that it plans on having Fan Festivals around the world, with the first to hit Las Vegas later this y...

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Why Final Fantasy XIV's reboot needed to keep the original name

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 18, 2014 9:15am PDT

"I'm sure there would be a lot of players who would say, 'I'm never going to play Final Fantasy again,' or 'I'm never going to buy a Square Enix game ever again.' I, too, am a fan of the Final Fantasy series. I would have said the same thing, too."

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Final Fantasy 14 reaches 2 million registered users

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Final Fantasy 14 has reached 2 million registered users worldwide, Square Enix announced today.

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Final Fantasy 14 expansion to let players fly

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2014 4:30pm PDT

The first expansion for Final Fantasy 14 will let players fly, and explore the story of a millennia-old conflict, according to the producer and lead scenario writer.

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How to upgrade from the PS3 version of Final Fantasy XIV to PS4

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2014 11:30am PDT

PS3 owners of Final Fantasy XIV will be able to upgrade to the PS4 version for free starting today. The upgrade will be available until "at least" the end of the year.

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Final Fantasy XIV free PS4 beta weekend starts now

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 04, 2014 6:00am PDT

If you want to explore the world of Eorzea, you'll be able to do so for free this weekend through an open beta.

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Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn director explains what went wrong with original

By Steve Watts, Mar 21, 2014 7:15am PDT

Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn has been pretty well-received compared to its panned predecessor, and director Naoki Yoshida took to a panel at GDC to explain where the first one went awry.

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Final Fantasy 14 patch 2.2 trailer shows new battles and features

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 15, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Square Enix is offering an extensive look into the upcoming 2.2 patch for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (titled 'Through the Maelstrom') with a new eight-minute video.

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Final Fantasy 14 PS3/PS4 character transfers detailed

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 25, 2014 4:00pm PST

Square Enix is offering details on how to transfer your Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn character data from the PS3 version to the upcoming PS4 version, with transfers set to begin on April 11.

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Final Fantasy 14 trailer shows PS4 features; beta plans detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 12, 2014 8:00am PST

With the PlayStation 4 release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn now poking its head over the horizon, plodding steadily towards us and an April 14 launch, Square Enix is showing a little more. A new trailer gives a brief rundown on the port's features, which include Remo...

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Square Enix cites Final Fantasy 14 in profitable financial report

By Steve Watts, Feb 05, 2014 11:00am PST

Square Enix released its most recent earnings report today, and cited the relaunched Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn among its reasons for turning a profit.

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Final Fantasy 14 birthing on PS4 on April 14

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 27, 2014 7:30am PST

Square Enix had said that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn would launch on PlayStation 4 in the month of April and gosh, it really meant it. Over the weekend, the publisher pinned its revamped MMORPG down to an April 14 launch. People who already own the MMORPG on PS3 will ...

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Chatty Twitch Highlights 1: Rayman Legends, Final Fantasy 14, Battlefield 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 18, 2014 12:00pm PST

Over recent months, the Shacknews Chatty community has fully embraced the idea of broadcasting some of their favorite games on Twitch. Check out some of this week's best highlights.

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