15 Apr 2014

FFXIV Lore In A Minute

Right before the launch of A Realm Reborn, we posted a lore recap of the events of the original version of the game. A very long and detailed write up (which you should absolutely check out if you haven’t already). Unfortuneatly though, not everyone has the time to read a small book and for that
8 Dec 2012

The Last of Us Release Date Confirmed

It may seem like a while since the last time you heard any sort of update regarding the launch of Naughty Dog’s anticipated 2013 blockbuster, The Last of Us. Recently at the VGAs Sony launched a new trailer and confirmed the title’s release date in North America and Europe: May 7th, 2013. The Last of
6 Dec 2012

FINAL FANTASY XIV: ARR Alpha Video – Quests and Combat

Hooray for another video release by Square Enix. This time we are treated to some quests and accompanying battles. Enjoy!
1 Sep 2012

FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn – Limit Break Trailer

A new trailer has just been released!  Enjoy!
24 Apr 2012

Garuda, Ruler of the Skies!

Patch 1.22 will feature all-new battle content pitting adventurers against Garuda, the primal of wind. Read on for the details.
25 Dec 2011

Live Vana’diel: Back and Better than Ever!

We're pleased to announce the renewal and reopening of Live Vana'diel! Players can now view live streaming video on the official YouTube FINAL FANTASY XI channel! Furthermore, a whole host of special events and features are in the works, so stay tuned!...
3 Oct 2011

“Letter from the Producer LIVE” Comes to Town!

“Letter from the Producer LIVE” will be presented tomorrow, Oct. 4, on YouTube Live. During this live broadcast, Producer/Director Naoki Yoshida will be answering various questions sent by players around the globe on the spot so be sure not to mis...
28 Sep 2011

Presenting the Letter from the Producer on YouTube Live!

FINAL FANTASY XIV will celebrate its one-year anniversary on September 30th! To celebrate FINAL FANTASY XIV’s one-year anniversary, we are presenting “Letter from the Producer LIVE,” a special live edition(*) of the Letter from the Producer o...
11 Jun 2011

Hands On With Uncharted 3’s Multiplayer

This past week at E3, myself and Ganiman got a chance to wait in line for 40 minutes and get our hands on a multiplayer demo of the upcoming Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception. We jumped into one of the game’s new multiplayer modes- 2 vs. 2 vs. 2 (or Three Team Deathmatch) in the Chateau
6 Jun 2011

Youtube, Bing, and Live TV Coming To Xbox

Just announced at the Microsoft press conference, both Youtube and Bing will be coming to Xbox 360. If you search it, Xbox finds it. In addition to these two features, Microsoft will also be bringing live television to Xbox starting this fall. In a video shown, a woman searches for Harry Potter via Bing, and
8 Sep 2010

Eorzea ― The Making of a Realm #7: Art

The seventh chapter of “The Making of a Realm” is now available on youtube! This time… art direction!
31 Aug 2010

Eorzea ― The Making of a Realm #6: Music

The sixth chapter of “The Making of a Realm” is now available on youtube! This time… music!
26 Aug 2010

Eorzea ― The Making of a Realm #5: Cutscenes

The fifth chapter of “The Making of a Realm” is now available on youtube! This time, we get an in depth look at the creation of cutscenes and storylines. Enjoy!
19 Aug 2010

The Making of a Realm: Chapter 4

The fourth chapter of “The Making of a Realm” is now available on youtube! Now we are treated to a look at how the environment was designed. Eorzea is looking good!
12 Aug 2010

Eorzea – The Making of a Realm #3

The third chapter of “The Making of a Ream” is now available on youtube! In this chapter we get a look at some of the armor available in Final Fantasy XIV. They even mention that we might see a requested golden subligar introduced into the game in the future. Who requested that!?
5 Aug 2010

Eorzea – The Making of a Realm #2

Square Enix posted chapter 2 of its “Eorzea – The Making of a Realm” video series this morning. It’s available in Japanese, English (below), French, and German. Check it out!
29 Jul 2010

Eorzea – The Making of a Realm #1

Square Enix posted a new video on the Final Fantasy XIV Youtube channel this morning. It’s available in Japanese, English (below), French, and German. Make sure to check it out!
10 Jun 2010

The Twelve… revealed!

With the release of the “Mission Impossible” video, Square Enix has also, presumably intentionally, also released information on almost all of The  Twelve.  Not only do we see their icons (left), but we get full descriptions of each – complete with elemental affinities, city-state affiliations, and relationships.  So for those not willing to go frame-by-frame
15 Dec 2009

Square Enix and Social Networks

So given our prior (and current) experience with Square Enix, we all know that getting information out of them can be difficult at times.  But SE has been making strides lately (or so it seems), and there seems to be a concerted effort to increase the developer’s visibility in the social networks.  The latest was