1 year ago

FFXI Producer Akihiko Matsui Handing the Reins Over to Director Yoji Fujito

Today, Square Enix announced that Final Fantasy XI Producer Akihiko Matsui will be stepping down from the Producer role that he took over in 2012. Taking his place, will be Yoji Fujito, who was previously the game’s Director. In messages shared with the community today, Matsui revealed that Fujito had expressed interest to succeed the
10 Apr 2020

11 Questions for the Final Fantasy XI Dev Team

About a month ago, we were set to sit down with Final Fantasy XI Director Yoji Fujito and Producer Akihiko Matsui at PAX East. Unfortunately, due to the current health concerns around the globe, their trip was cancelled as was the planned Final Fantasy XI Fan Gathering- which would have been the first FFXI event
23 May 2019

The Future of FFXI – Famitsu Interview with Akihiko Matsui and Yoji Fujito

Famitsu recently did an interview with Final Fantasy XI Producer Akihiko Matsui and Director Yoji Fujito where they discussed the future of the MMO that is currently celebrating its 17th anniversary. The original interview can be read here.
7 Aug 2016

FFXI Development Team Reddit AMA

Towards the tail end of July, the FFXI Development Team titans Producer Akihiko Matsui and Director Yoji Fujito stopped by Reddit to field some questions from the masses.
13 Dec 2012

Akihiko Matsui and Yoji Fujito on Skillful Playing and Mog Houses

Two lengthy posts have appeared on the FINAL FANTASY XI forums by Producer Akihiko Matsui and Director Yoji Fujito. Matsui talks about fostering skillful play- a post very similar to one that was made to FINAL FANTASY XIV players. Fujito responds to player comments regarding changes for Mog Houses. Make sure to see what they
30 Jul 2012

Square Enix Europe Interview With Ito And Fujito

Square Enix Europe has just posted a 10th anniversary interview with Mizuki Ito and Yoji Fujito talking about some of their favorite moments with the project after a decade of operation. You can check out the full interview after the jump or on Square Enix Europe’s site here.
25 Jul 2012

Interview- Post VanaFest 2012

A month ago, Square Enix rocked the Gigas Socks off players during VanaFest 2012 by introducing “Seekers of Adoulin” the fifth expansion for Final Fantasy XI which is celebrating ten years of service. New jobs, new continent, new UI… even with all the information released at the event, people still wanted to know more! We