On Wednesday at E3, we were able to sit down with Hiromichi Tanaka and Yasu Kurosawa and ask them a few questions about FINAL FANTASY XIV. Things were crazy, and you could see the Square Enix PR people scrambling to try and keep interview appointments. It seemed like everyone wanted a piece of Tanaka, from
Sales have started in Japan for HP’s newest summer line of desktop PCs. In particular, today started sales for a special version of the HP Pavilion Desktop PC HPE 290jp/CT. This bad boy is also being touted as a “Final Fantasy XIV Adventure Ready PC” despite the fact that the game isn’t even out yet.
Like many media outlets, Famitsu had their interview with Final Fantasy XIV Producer Tanaka Hiromichi (left) and North American Producer/Senior Manager of NA Operations Kurosawa Yasu (right) today. Topics included the upcoming start of beta testing, possible 3D effects, and community reactions about the ongoing alpha build testing. You can find a copy of the
One of the things that people have been wanting to know about Final Fantasy XIV is the release date. All we know is that the title is currently scheduled for release sometime in 2010. The game isn’t here yet, nor is a release date for it, but that hasn’t stopped Sony from adding FFXIV to
Another new video has surfaced on the Final Fantasy XIV Youtube channel. This time featuring a demo they have set up at E3 that features the game running in 3D!
The long awaited Final Fantasy XIV Trailer from this year’s E3 is now available for your viewing pleasure
A new video has appeared on the Final Fantasy XIV Youtube channel showing off some of the changes made to the battle system from the alpha build of the game.
Moments ago at the Sony E3 Press Conference a short video trailer was shown for Final Fantasy XIV. Among the ships, Goobbues, and various other monsters was something everybody has been wondering about: Moogles! But that’s not all! If you look closely it looks like the Hyur in the center of the shot has horns!
It has been brought to our attention via forum member sirdayne that the official benchmark program for Final Fantasy XIV is now available for download! The scenes that play out, take place on a ship on its way to Limsa Lominsa. The benchmark application allows you to choose the character that appears. All races are
Alpha testing continues for Final Fantasy XIV at the rate of one to three testing windows per region per week. This week, we have 4Gamer’s take on how the alpha is progressing. The report starts with a general warning to visitors of the site. Things in the alpha build have vastly improved from how they
Gaming news site Gamekyo has posted some pictures of the Los Angeles Convention Center getting decked out with ads of all shapes and sizes. A few of these pictures show us just how serious Square Enix is treating the release of Final Fantasy XIV. While it might be harder to see the ad built into
We’re excited to announce that Eorzeapedia will be in attendance at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo held June 15-17 at the Los Angeles Convention Center! Our site admins Gahoo and Ganiman are packing their bags to journey to the west coast to see what new information we can uncover about FINAL FANTASY XIV. We’ve created
Today, Famitsu is reporting that in addition to a new video being uploaded to the official Final Fantasy XIV YouTube channel, there will be a new trailer released at E3. Famitsu has one screenshot from the new trailer to share with their readers but no additional information about the contents was given. They also
A new video has appeared on the Final Fantasy XIV Youtube page.
Six days from now Square Enix, and a ton of others, will be descending on Los Angeles for the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). We previously reported that Square Enix would not be holding a press conference, but we can at least now confirm that FFXIV, along with a few other titles, will be featured. New
Examiner.com is reporting that the latest Famitsu issue features a preview of E3, complete with questions of several publishers about their plans. And what of Square Enix? According to Examiner.com, Square Enix will not be holding a press conference (boo), but does have a surprise in store (yay). E3 runs from June 15-17 – so
One year ago today, we registered eorzeapedia.com. One year ago tomorrow, we posted – to little fanfare – our first post. Sure we had an ugly logo, ugly icon, and ugly skin – but we had a website. We had a place to report on the news surrounding the development of Final Fantasy XIV. We
Andriasang, a Japanese gaming blog, is reporting that the next Famitsu will feature an interview with the Final Fantasy XIV team. Their bullet point summary, which came from another gaming blog, Game Jouhou, is as follows: The alpha test had bad tempo with insufficient explanations. They’ve made some revisions to the beta, resulting in a
As we reported yesterday (or early this morning technically), the official site was updated late last night to include a lot of new information about Ul’Dah and Gridania, plus a glorious world map and some Lore. But as Inaaca, an attentive community member, quickly pointed out, there was a whole lot of Limsa Lominsa information
With the leaked Japanese magazine images just a mere day old, the site update was inevitable – and here it is! New background information is revealed about the two other starting city-states – Ul’dah and Gridania. So let’s take a look… Ul’dah: “The bustling commercial hub of Ul’dah sits amid the desolate desert landscape of