Guten Morgen, Gamescom

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Greetings! Bayohne here with Gamescom update number… I’ve lost count. Everyone’s over in Cologne having a blast, and enjoying the crowds of gamers anxious to play the game, and finishing the day off by eating delicious food and I’m stuck here. I mean, not “stuck here,” but I really am jealous of all that excitement! The second day of Gamescom brings with it two new videos for you all to enjoy! First up is the second TV commercial that will …

Dungeon Diving Deux

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Greetings, everyone! Bayohne here once more! I promised you all a look at the second dungeon video and today I make good on that promise! Take a look at “Dungeon Crawl, Part 2!” Last time I was able to get some behind-the-scenes artwork of the dungeons off of the network share drive. Unfortunately, it seems they caught on and restricted my account. Luckily, I know Camate’s account details and used his to get these other new concept images from the …

Back in Black (and Yellow)

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Greetings, everyone! Bayohne here with an “On the Road to Gamescom” update! Soon after the conclusion of Beta Test phase 4, Yoshida and some of the team members hopped aboard a flight to the SE London office to prepare for Gamescom! Like we mentioned previously, one of the big draws of the show will be the chance to battle against the Primal Titan! Attendees that are able to fell this mighty foe will be awarded the prestigious “I BEAT TITAN” …

FFXIV Developer’s Blog Recap

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The so-called “Developer’s Blog” has been particularly active recently – not surprising leading up to the launch of A Realm Reborn.  Revealed on Sunday was the brand-new Unicorn mount: on Tuesday, Chocobo gear:

Paint Me Like One of Your Moogles

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Hello all, Bayohne here! What’d you think of the Letter from the Producer LIVE Part VIII? Pretty insane, right? Nearly three hours long, packed full of new info, gameplay details and some juicy reveals! This time, the inseparable duo of Yoshida and Foxclon, were joined by a special guest – Rie Tanaka, the Japanese voice actress for both Garuda and Kan-E-Senna! To show off her love of FFXIV, she even had her nails done up special for the show! Check …

Summoning Soken

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Greetings! Bayohne here again! In the early hours of the morning, the team hosted their usual test stream for the Letter from the Producer LIVE Part VIII. Mocchi, from the Community Team in Japan, was joined by always enthusiastic Sound Director Masayoshi Soken! The duo discussed the stream, and a few of the things that adventurers can look forward to in the coming weeks. Like the… BEFORE METEOR – FINAL FANTASY XIV ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK The blu-ray soundtrack is set for …

Flying Fairy

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Greetings! Bayohne here with the third in our “updates that take a look at the upcoming pets” series! Today we’re looking at the scholar’s pet fairy!

Egi-citing News, Everyone

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Everyone, gather around. It’s Bayohne again. You’re probably wondering why I’m whispering (by the way, I’m whispering). A lot of people didn’t appreciate the tease about carbuncle details in my last post, and I promised I would make it right. Risking life and limb (and my job), I snuck onto the development server when the team was testing out summoner and their pet egi and snapped a few shots.

Elevator (FFXIV) Action

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Hello, everyone! Can you believe there are less than 30 days until the release of FFXIV: A Realm Reborn!? Project Manager M has been visiting local game stores and snapping a few shots of the cool advertisements that are being put up!

Dungeon Diving

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Greetings, everyone! Bayohne here, back with an exciting trailer for you all to check out! This time we delve into some of the dungeons that adventurers will be challenging in a Realm Reborn! Our beta testers will no doubt recognize some of these from their time spent playing—er, testing—the beta! Take a look at part one of our video on dungeons! I still get goose bumps watching the Haukke Manor intro… While the team was busy putting the finishing touches …