13 Sep 2018

Aetheryte Radio 9 Year Anniversary Episode and Giveaway Details

August 18th marked the 9 year anniversary for Aetheryte Radio– maintaining our title as the longest running Final Fantasy XIV podcast! Today, we’re excited to announce details for our next episode, Episode 115 which will be streamed live on Twitch on Saturday, September 22nd at 3:00 PM ET/ 12:00 PM PT. Joining us will be
12 Jun 2018

First Footage of Resident Evil 2 Remake Revealed

This evening at Sony’s E3 Press Conference, we got our first look at the Resident Evil 2 remake that was announced back in August of 2015.  Not only did we get a trailer at Sony’s event, but a second trailer has also been posted online, showing even more footage! This remake has been rebuilt from
31 Oct 2017

Extra Life 2017 Giveaway Details

A couple of weeks ago, we announced that Gamer Escape will be working alongside other members of the Final Fantasy XIV Content Creator group for Extra Life this weekend on Saturday November 4th. In addition to us here at Gamer Escape, others participating in Extra Life as a part of our FFXIVCC Team this coming
16 Oct 2017

Extra Life 2017

We’re excited to announce that on November 4th, we’ll be taking part in Extra Life. But that’s not all! We’ll also be teaming up with members of the Final Fantasy XIV Content Creators group including Maelstrom Radio, Phoenix Down Radio, Musecast, A Stage Reborn and The Crucible! For those unfamiliar with Extra Life, it’s one
5 Oct 2017

Wanted: NPC Pictures Contest

Our Final Fantasy XIV Wiki here at Gamer Escape has a lot of stuff on it! As part of that “a lot“, we have over 3,600 pages for NPCs. Some of these pages however,  are currently missing pictures of their NPCs and we need your help to ensure that these fine denizens of Hydaelyn are
10 May 2017

Gamer Escape 4.0 Update

It’s been quite the past month of so for Gamer Escape. First off, I want to thank the community for their, mostly positive, support. As has been said many times before, all of us volunteering on the site – whether article writers, reviewers, wiki editors, or back-end sysop people, work on Gamer Escape as a hobby, because
15 Apr 2017

Gamer Escape 3.0 and Security Update

Yesterday, Gamer Escape was the victim of a ransomware attack. At around 4:45 PM ET on April 14th, our server was accessed by a third party and all of our data was subsequently encrypted. A message was left by the intruder which instructed us to contact them. These attackers then requested a large sum of
14 Nov 2016

FFXIV Contest For Knowledge

Ever since we first heard about the Final Fantasy XIV lore book that was in the works, we’ve been incredibly excited, anxious, and yes, maybe even a little turned on while awaiting its debut. At this years’ Fan Festival in Las Vegas, the Enclycopaedia Eorzea made its North American debut and ended up selling out before
27 Oct 2016

Sora Coming To World Of Final Fantasy

Today, Square Enix announced that Sora from Kingdom Hearts will arrive as Champion summon DLC for the recently released World of Final Fantasy. To commemorate the release of Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue next year, the download will be available only for a limited time. Sora will be appearing in his costume from Kingdom
7 Oct 2016

Gamer Escape At FFXIV Fan Fest 2016

Many of us here at Gamer Escape are getting ready to head to Las Vegas next week for the second Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest! We’ll be doing our best to bring you the latest information straight from the event being held at the Paris Hotel & Casino on October 14th and 15th. Make sure to
18 Aug 2016

Aetheryte Radio 7 Year Anniversary

It’s hard to believe that another year has gone by, marking the 7th anniversary of the longest running Final Fantasy XIV podcast: Aetheryte Radio. This past year for the show, we’ve had on several guests including players discussing their in-game run events, admins from /r/ffxiv, DJ Plaeskool, Koji Fox and even Susan Calloway. After a long application
1 Aug 2016

Change A Primal Contest

At this year’s E3 we were able to get not one, not two, but three “I Beat Sephirot” shirts signed by Naoki Yoshida! We also happened to grab a few extra FFXIV bags from the event… and now we want to give them to you…and you, and you!
1 Apr 2016

Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV- An Insider’s Perspective

Being the unofficial “west coast corespondent” for Gamer Escape can have its perks. This week, I was fortunate enough to attend the Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event Square Enix held at the beautiful Shrine Auditorium in LA.
7 Dec 2015

Mog Station Mondays This December!

Tis the season, and we here at Gamer Escape want to give back to the amazing community that continues to support us. Every Monday throughout December, we’re going to be giving away Mog Station gift codes for the new White Devil and Red Baron mounts! One will be given away on Twitter and the other on Facebook! Make sure to
13 Oct 2015

Gamer Escape AMA on /r/FFXIV

We’re excited to announce a cool opportunity for us to interact with all of you in the FFXIV community! This Thursday, October 15th at 2:00 PM EDT Gahoo and Fusionx will be holding an AMA over at the Final Fantasy XIV subreddit! Come and ask us whatever you want!
7 Oct 2015

Share Your Memories of Vana’diel

We’ve teased this for the past several months on our Pet Food Beta podcast, but we’re finally ready to open up submissions for you to share your memories of Vana’diel with us. Since the announcements in March, we’ve been wanting to come up with a way to pay tribute to the large impact Final Fantasy
18 Aug 2015

Aetheryte Radio 6 Year Anniversary

Back in June, the website turned six years old. Today we’re here again as the longest running Final Fantasy XIV podcast does the same. First airing on August 18, 2009, Aetheryte Radio started off as a podcast about every little piece of information that was coming out about a game that wouldn’t be out for another
23 Jun 2015

Gamer Escape and Discord

Today we’re excited to announce that Discord users can now search and link to pages in the Gamer Escape FFXIV Wiki directly from the Discord App! Want to find a page about a certain item while talking with your friends? Simply type in /gamerescape and the name of the item and you’ll see a list of matching
3 Jun 2015

Six Years Ago…

On June 3rd 2009, Sony held their E3 press conference. During the presentation, “project rapture” was revealed as Final Fantasy XIV. Only hours after the announcement, we launched Eorzeapedia – a site that we hoped would one day be the culmination of the best the Final Fantasy XIV community had to offer.  We were a few guys and
9 Mar 2015

PAX East Interview with Naoki Yoshida

It was an eventful PAX for FFXIV. We (and maybe a thousand other fans) were treated to an hour-long panel by Yoshida in which he provided some sneak peaks at Heavensward, an early look at the soon-to-be-released benchmark, and a deep look into the process by which the development team adds new jobs. We posted