final fantasy xi

Official Site: Final Fantasy XI
Studio: Square Enix
Launch Date: May 16, 2002 (in de facto maintenance mode as of November 10, 2015)
Genre: Fantasy Themepark
Business Model: Subscription
Platform: PC, PS2, Xbox 360

Ask Mo: The hits and misses of MassivelyOP’s 2019 predictions

The day has come: the day when we look back at last year's predictions for this year and see how we did. Yep,...
Gather together.

The Final Fantasy XI fan gathering is actually happening on February 27

It almost seemed like the rumor of a fan gathering for Final Fantasy XI was too good to be true for fans of...
You say invasion, I say migration.

Final Fantasy XI unveils its revamped Domain Invasions

The Domain Invasion system has gotten a major overhaul for Final Fantasy XI, and it should allow more players to take part in...
Sort of like jingles.

Final Fantasy XI brings out some extra style for this year’s Starlight Celebration

Are you tired of sitting down in the most boring and tedious fashion possible in Final Fantasy XI? Do you feel your muscles clench...
Now we all feel appropriately flashy.

Final Fantasy XI introduces big shifts to Domain Invasions in December

Domain Invasions have been in Final Fantasy XI for a while, but the fact of the matter is that they just aren't as...
{ Gather together. }

Rumor: An official Final Fantasy XI fan gathering is scheduled for February 27

If you're a fan of Final Fantasy XI, it's easy to feel at times like you're sort of the forgotten child. Sure, the...
Those who fear darkness have never seen what the light can do.

The MOP Up: Destiny 2 worships the sun

That glowing ball of thermonuclear radiation in the sky might just mean warmth and crispy tans for you, but for Destiny 2, it is...
Pet action.

Final Fantasy XI’s latest version update adds new monthly objectives and sort of updates Beastmaster

The newest patch for Final Fantasy XI has included adjustments for Beastmaster... in theory. You can hear about it in video format or just...

The MOP Up: When no one’s online, the terror truly begins

Halloween may be over, but you can still get your creepy spook on with No Players Online. This is a horror game that...
Take Me Out

Final Fantasy XI offers up a dagger, a mount, and a lottery for players

Welcome to Final Fantasy XI! Would you like some stuff? You can get some stuff! Seriously, the game is choosing November as the month...

Final Fantasy XI offers fantastic items to players in the Adventurer Appreciation Campaign

Adventurers of Vana'diel, you are appreciated! We're sure that everyone playing Final Fantasy XI appreciates the appreciation, but what's even nicer than the...
It's not a costume. They found me inside a meteor.

Final Fantasy XI brings out the Harvest Festival for another year of costumed antics

Players with long memories who were there for the Final Fantasy XI launch in North America no doubt recall that it coincided with the...
Let us pray.

The Daily Grind: Are there MMOs you’ve wanted to quit, but you couldn’t?

Very few of us are in a situation wherein large men are perched behind us claiming that something horrible will happen to our loved...

Final Fantasy XI’s newest login campaign offers players autumnal decoration

Another month rolling in means another patch for Final Fantasy XI, but it also means a new set of login rewards available for...
Pictured? Not me.

Final Fantasy XI plans for Monk and Dragoon improvements in its October version update

Isn't it nice when you get something good by association? The next major patch for Final Fantasy XI is scheduled for October, and...
That's not a doll, guy.

Check out this video on the history of Final Fantasy XI’s development

Believe it or not, there was a time when the idea of having a Final Fantasy game as an MMO seemed like a radical departure...

Perfect Ten: Solo prequel games to MMORPGs

When studios go about making MMORPGs, risk comes along with the effect as a matter of course. The only question is how to reduce...

Massively Overthinking: Is the age of the $15 subscription coming to an end?

Massively OP's own Justin Olivetti penned a blog post this week in which he muses on the lifespan of the $15 MMO sub...

Final Fantasy XI brings new Ambuscade challenges and a new high-level fight for the future

The end of Final Fantasy XI's fourth expansion is back. In high-tier battlefield form. Yes, the latest version update has arrived and brought...

The MOP Up: Catching up with Runes of Magic

It's been a while since we've checked in with Runes of Magic! So what's going on with this fantasy MMO these days? For...