18 Dec 2012

Chocoback in Black

Hello again! Fernehalwes here. For this installment of the Developers’ Blog, we decided to bring you an in-game screenshot of some chocobo barding that Yoshi-P hinted at back during a previous Producer Letter Live. You may recall this preliminary artwork:
13 Jul 2012

New Artwork Shows Off Hyur and Miqo’te

Last week at Japan Expo we got a glimpse of some new artwork showing off the new race specific equipment for Hyur and Miqo’te. Today, larger versions of those images were released. Make sure to check them out!
19 Jan 2012

Grand Company Page Update!

New Chocobo Barding on the Way! The Harbor Herald, that Lominsan paragon of investigative integrity, has just released its latest piece—an article on the new mount armor for chocobos rumored to be coming out of the forges of Naldiq & Vymelli’...
22 Sep 2011

Chocobos and Airships

Patch 1.19 will see the implementation of two long-awaited series mainstays: chocobos and airships! Feast your eyes on the details. * The following threads located under "Updates" in the Official FINAL FANTASY XIV Forums have been updated: [dev...
16 Sep 2011

See Chocobos In Action!

Can you hear that? That familiar music is coming to Eorzea in the next patch with the addition of everyone’s favorite yellow feathered mount.
15 Sep 2011

Caravan Security

A new thread has been started in the Updates section of the official forums. The title of the thread is as follows: [dev1137] Caravan Security Proceed to the thread.
1 Sep 2011

Letter from the Producer, XVII

FINAL FANTASY XIV fans the world round, the seventeenth Letter from the Producer has arrived for your viewing pleasure! Pore over the complete letter.
19 Aug 2011

More Details on Eorzea’s Horsebirds

A message from Naoki Yoshida was recently posted on the forums talking about the plans the team has in store for our feathery future friends which are going to make their initial appearance in Patch 1.19. I am very impressed with everyone’s ideas for Chocobos! As I have stated before, we are working on the
20 Jul 2011

Exclusive Interview With Naoki Yoshida: 1.18 And Beyond!

Recently we got a chance to shoot some questions over to Naoki Yoshida! We ask about some of the content coming up this week in Patch 1.18 and we also get a few juicy bits of information regarding Patch 1.19 and 1.20. Airships and Hamlet content is coming! Check out our exclusive interview after the
9 Apr 2011

Dev Tracker: April 8th, 2011

There are a few more Dev tracker posts that came in before the start of the weekend so lets take a look and see what’s being said about gathering fatigue, transportation, and rolling for loot! Check out all the posts after the jump!
6 Nov 2009

Rumor: Campaign Codes for FFXIV? (oh yeah and some Chocobo images)

  Update: The french Final Fantasy information site, Final Fantasy World, has posted a number of scans from the article about FFXIII that will appear in an issue of Shonen Jump.  You can verify the source in one of those pictures unlike some of the other images that first started floating around various Japanese forums