8 months ago

FFXIV London Fan Festival 2023 – Keynote Summary

The London Fan Fest Keynote just concluded and gave us an expanded glimpse of what players can expect in the upcoming Dawntrail expansion. The keynote began with an extended trailer, showing off more of Estinien, as well as one of the new jobs for Dawntrail: Viper, the duel-wielding melee DPS, which FFXIV Producer and Director
8 months ago

Aetheryte Radio 266: Patch 6.5 Review with Anonymoose

The illustrious Anonymoose joins the team for our Patch 6.5 review! Will the scores fly high or fall fast? Join us to find out! You can read our written review here. 3:12 News 6:13 Review Intro 7:06 MSQ 52:59 Dungeon 1:12:20 Trial 1:28:29 Raid 2:05:26 Other 2:23:11 London Predictions Keep up with Anonymoose on Twitch,
9 months ago

Aetheryte Radio 265: Patch 6.5 Hands-On

Patch 6.5, the conclusion of our Void journey(?) and a hot, divisive topic amongst the community! Which side will each of us fall on? Listen in to see if you agree!
9 months ago

FFXIV Endwalker Guide: The Abyssal Fracture

Spoiler warning: This guide contains information from the FFXIV Endwalker Patch 6.5 Main Scenario!!!
9 months ago

FFXIV Endwalker Guide: The Lunar Subterrane

Spoiler warning: This guide contains information from the FFXIV Endwalker Patch 6.5 Main Scenario!!! The Lunar Subterrane is a Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker dungeon. It’s available at level 90 as part of the quest Down in the Dark. It can be completed via the duty finder and is part of the Patch 6.5 Expert Duty
9 months ago

FFXIV Endwalker Guide: Thaleia

Spoiler warning: This guide contains information from the FFXIV Endwalker Patch 6.5 Myths of the Realm Storyline!!! Thaleia is the third 24-man raid in Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker. It’s available at level 90 as part of the quest The Heart of the Myth. It can be completed via the duty finder.
9 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 6.5 Unlock Guide

Patch 6.5: Growing Light has finally arrived, bringing plenty of new content to keep Warriors of Light busy. Need a quick reference for how and where to unlock everything? Here’s a rundown to help you hit the ground running. New Main Scenario Quests “Seeking the Light” unlocks with Varshahn in Radz-at-Han (X:4.4 Y:9.8) at Meghaduta.
9 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV – Prep Tips for Patch 6.5 and 6.51

Final Fantasy XIV’s Patch 6.5 is coming on October 3rd, so here’s a last minute guide to help you prep for the new content! Catch Up on MSQ and Side Story Quests On top of making sure you are caught up on the Main Story quest, there are a couple of side story quests that
9 months ago

Aetheryte Radio 264: Live Letter LXXIX

The Live Letter snuck up on us, how about you? Sit back and check out the things we knew were coming and the delightful surprises we came across!
9 months ago

FFXIV Letter from the Producer Live LXXIX Summary

During this week’s Tokyo Game Show, Naoki Yoshida held the 79th Letter from the Producer LIVE, detailing the last major patch for Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker. Patch 6.5, Growing Light, will release on Tuesday, October 3, with more minor patches coming later down the line. You can watch the trailer right here, with all the
9 months ago

Aetheryte Radio 263: 10th Anniversary Survey

Would you like to take a survey~? Cause we did! After the extensive news this week, Rook, Fusion, and Xenedra fill out the Realm Reborn 10th Anniversary Survey, and you can too!
9 months ago

Aetheryte Radio 262: A Realm Reborn’s 10th Anniversary

That's right, Yoshi-P, we're calling you out! It's only A Realm Reborn's 10th Anniversary— and we wanted to share our fond memories with you!♥
9 months ago

Stage Schedule Revealed for FFXIV Fan Fest 2023 in London

Final Fantasy XIV fans in Europe, Oceania and beyond will gather in London next month for the second 2023 Fan Festival. Today, Square Enix announced the schedule for the two day event, featuring our very own Rookuri as one of the hosts of the Crystalline Conflict Regional Championship! Find the full schedule below: You can
10 months ago

For Final Fantasy XIV’s 10th Anniversary, One Player Created a 1.0 Archive

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn recently celebrated its 10th anniversary and both Square Enix and the community have been looking back and celebrating the occasion. However, Final Fantasy XIV is actually older than that. Many players either will remember, or have heard about the initial 1.0 launch of Final Fantasy XIV. The original version
10 months ago

A Guide for The Rising and Moogle Treasure Trove Events

To celebrate Final Fantasy XIV’s tenth anniversary, Square Enix has released two new activities, The Rising and The Moogle Treasure Trove Tenth Anniversary Hunt. As of Sunday, both events are now live! Here are some quick tips for both of the events. The Rising On top of enjoying the two event quests, do remember to
10 months ago

Aetheryte Radio 261: This! Was! FAN FEST!

Celebrate XIV Years of FFXIV Podcasting with us! It's our anniversary and we've returned from the oven-like landscape of Vegas with news on the (MAJOR) ups and downs of Fan Fest!
10 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest: Crystalline Conflict Regional Championship NA Recap

Our team at Gamer Escape is finally getting over the Nisi debuff that was passed around at the recent North American Fan Festival- otherwise known as post-convention illness for those of you less familiar with endgame raiding terminology. We’re just now wrapping up our coverage of the event, including this summary of the Crystalline Conflict
11 months ago

Naoki Yoshida Answers Questions From the Press at Fan Fest 2023

The North American Fan Festival is over and while FFXIV players (im)patiently await Patch 6.5 and the newly announced expansion, Dawntrail, we still more news to report on from the event in Las Vegas. During a press conference Friday evening, Final Fantasy XIV Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida answered a handful of questions from the
11 months ago

FFXIV Letter From the Producer LIVE from NA Fan Fest Teases 6.5 Content

Day 2 of the North American Fan Fest is underway and while some players are still in awe about yesterday’s first details on the Dawntrail expansion announcement, there’s a lot that still stands between today and the release of 7.0. Some of that was shown off during today’s Letter from the Producer LIVE 78. As
11 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest: Developer Panel Highlights & Insights

Warriors of Light are looking to the future as the first day of the North American Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival brought the official announcement of the newest expansion, Dawntrail, due next summer. However, day one of the event also included an in-depth panel featuring members of the development team looking back on the creation