Only time will tell if the second time is a charm for Square Enix's struggling MMO Final Fantasy XIV, and that “time” might be coming up sooner than anyone expected. The closed beta is moving along to its next stage and now everyone can sign up for a chance to get in on the action.
Later this year Square Enix will release Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, the relaunched version of FFXIV. In the meantime, they're looking for a few good players for the beta test.
Square Enix let loose some new screenshots for the upcoming do-over of Final Fantasy XIV, appropriately (re)named to Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. In order to make the do-over sufficient, the company wisely chose to kill off the old planet...yes, and they did so in sparkling fashion with one of the most cinematic and well designed trailers ever.
Square Enix released some new footage of the upcoming revamped rendition of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. The footage shows off the game's streamlined play mechanics, schmexy graphics and high attention to audible detail.
This weekend will mark the end of the troubled, original incarnation of Final Fantasy XIV. A new CGI cinematic from Square Enix shows the last minutes of Eorzea's existence.
After suffering the humiliating defeat at the hands of the public over the rushed and incomplete release of Final Fantasy XIV, Square Enix had to tuck tail and go back into hiding to fix up, revamp and redo the game. Well, now the producer of the game is saying that FF XIV has more of a Final Fantasy-feeling to it than it did before.
Square Enix continued its efforts to reintroduce Final Fantasy XIV to the public today with a new trailer. This trailer, dubbed "Limit Break," shows off a new combat feature for the revamped MMORPG.
Square Enix will soon re-launch Final Fantasy XIV. How will they regain gamers' trust in the time leading up to the release of FF XIV 2.0? By releasing CGI trailers, of course!
Final Fantasy XIV gets a do-over by Square Enix with the Reborn update. Path of Exile invites the public into a beta test and Diablo 3 exploits haunt Blizzard all this week. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
It’s been nearly a year since its initial announcement, but Square Enix has finally pulled back a little bit of the curtain on Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Following the original MMO’s disastrous launch, Square Enix promises a whole new game out of A Realm Reborn, which is slated to hit the PlayStation 3 and PC.
A new 11 minute trailer was released for Final Fantasy Type-0. Despite being in Japanese there's one major flaw with the game: it's on the PSP and not the PS3. This obviously shows that Square Enix seems to have lost their way when it comes to promoting and moving the Final Fantasy franchise forward in the mainstream.
Square Enix provided a status update on their troubled MMO Final Fantasy XIV. The most immediate piece of news is that they plan to start charging subscriptions again.
Final Fantasy is Square Enix's best-selling, and arguably most prestigious, game series. However, Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada said that the series was badly tarnished by the latest installment, Final Fantasy XIV.
In the wake of the natural disasters in Japan, Square Enix shut down Final Fantasy XIV, Final Fantasy XI, and PlayOnline to converse power. Today they revealed when they will restore these services.
As you all know, there can be only one victor as the coolest launch trailer of the year, and the launch category goes to the Square Enix behemoth, Final Fantasy XIV.