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Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.3: Defenders of Eorzea Now Live

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Jul 08, 2014

Every few months, something magical happens here at Square Enix. While we’re watching all of you adventurers fighting your way through Eorzea, we think to ourselves “We should give them more. We can give them more. It’s been three months already!” – and then, in a secret and mysterious ceremony, High Priest of the Code Yoshida-san gets the dev team together, places a development PC in a magic circle, together with some Final Fantasy artifacts, energy drinks and fast food, and, using ancient magic, summons forth a mighty content update!

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Final Fantasy XIV Update Out Today, Sneak Peek at Next Patch

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Jun 05, 2014

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We’ve been busy preparing Patch 2.28, which we’re bringing online today. And the next big patch 2.3 “Defenders of Eorzea” is already on the horizon as well! I know that some of you don’t play Final Fantasy XIV (yet…), so I’ll just use two exemplary points for Patch 2.28

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How To Get Rich in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on May 02, 2014

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Hello, everyone! It’s been two weeks since the launch of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, and by now a lot of you have found your way into the world of Eorzea. You’ve started on your path to becoming a hero among heroes, and soon you’ll discover that even the citizens of Eorzea have to make a living. The currency they require for this is called Gil. Equipment needs to be bought and occasionally repaired, food and potions are required, and teleporting is so damn comfortable, yet expensive…

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Final Fantasy XIV: Upgrade From PS3 to PS4

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Apr 11, 2014

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It’s Friday, the week is almost over, and for some of you, early access on PS4 is about to begin. A weekend full of adventures in Eorzea lies ahead — the first of many!

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Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Beta 2 FAQ

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Apr 04, 2014

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Do you have questions about the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn beta on PS4? Come inside for a comprehensive guide to the beta and how you can get prepared for launch!

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What a Subscription Gets You in Final Fantasy XIV

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Mar 24, 2014

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Today’s Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn post is especially interesting for those of you that have never played a subscription MMO before, as well as those of you who wonder if a monthly subscription is really for you.

When you buy a single-player game, the expectation is usually the same. Buy the game for the full price, and some DLC will follow. Final Fantasy XIV is fundamentally different, as it’s an MMO that will run for years.

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The 19 Classes of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Mar 10, 2014

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Welcome to another update on Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn — the biggest one so far. A lot of you have probably played the first beta phase from February 22nd to March 3rd — barely enough time to get your hands on one or two classes in a single city, right? Well then, let’s introduce you to the others!

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Get the Most Out of Multiplayer in Final Fantasy XIV on PS4

Hergen Thaens's Avatar + Posted by Hergen Thaens on Mar 03, 2014

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For the most part, players can explore the world of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn at their own leisure. But what would an MMO be without some group content? In this blog post, we’ll introduce you to the numerous activities that can only be mastered in groups of four to 24.

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