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Introducing several dozen new races, screw it.

FFXIV Fan Festival 2018: Naoki Yoshida explains patch 4.5 and Blue Mage in the newest live letter

After Friday's keynote, Naoki Yoshida made it fairly clear thatĀ Final Fantasy XIV fans would not hear anything further about the contents planned...

FFXIV Fan Festival 2018: Details from the press conference with Naoki Yoshida

In contrast to the high-octane trailer that had opened the day, the final event for the first day of theĀ Final Fantasy XIV fan...
It's hard to stop a train.

Final Fantasy XIV prepares UI backup features while weathering more DDoS attacks

There are a lot of different client-side settings that can make jumping between platforms for Final Fantasy XIV somewhat more difficult. You play...
Strap in, buckos.

Vague Patch Notes: How do you play MMOs when you know humans suffered to make them?

The original Star Wars film was a passion project for a then-young George Lucas, and it was a project that nearly killed Lucas from...
le roar

Final Fantasy XIV is weathering intermittent DDOS attacks

Ah, the DDOS attack, a time-honored way of making a large number of players upset simply because someone can. Final Fantasy XIV has...
Not quite.

Wisdom of Nym: Why subjobs wouldn’t work with Final Fantasy XIV

I would say that I don't mention my affection for Final Fantasy XI often enough, but the fact is that I mention it...
Oh no tentacles.

Final Fantasy XIV outlines its 14-hour anniversary broadcast plans

It's another anniversary for Final Fantasy XIV, and that means many components to the annual anniversary celebration, including a 14-hour long broadcast starring...
Like this, but darker.

Final Fantasy XIV’s Naoki Yoshida re-asserts his commitment to the game in a recent interview

If you are currently enjoying Final Fantasy XIV, you probably don't want the game to massively change and rewrite the systems that you...
How are you not playing this on PC in the first place?

Final Fantasy XIV could still arrive on Nintendo Switch if console companies decide to play nice

Naoki Yoshida of Final Fantasy XIV fame was at this year's E3, and that means interviews with the man himself. One of...
Feel free to put the quotes in the comments.

Final Fantasy XIV plans to roll back greed-only looting in alliance raids

Sometimes reasonable ideas don't quite work out. Final Fantasy XIV's latest loot change is an obvious example of that; the developers wanted to...
How does this work? We were barely told.

Wisdom of Nym: Final Fantasy XIV and the horror of the Live Letter

It's easy to miss one of the worst bits of news about the next Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter because it's tucked...
Where are we and why.

Wisdom of Nym: Speculating about Final Fantasy XIV’s Eureka

I think Naoki Yoshida has severely overestimated how much I wanted to chase after a Scorpion Harness again. One of the things that I mentioned...
FIRE ELEMENT

Final Fantasy XIV shows off the Forbidden Land of Eureka

Players of Final Fantasy XIV are still knee-deep in exploring the game's most recent patch, but you won't have to wait until the...

The most popular Massively OP MMO articles of 2017

One of my favorite things to do every year is drill down the top articles on the site for our readers. I...
March out of the light.

Final Fantasy XIV plans patch 4.2 for late January, with glamour storage, more housing, and new content

The next patch for Final Fantasy XIV will arrive in late January according to the most recent live letter from producer/director Naoki Yoshida....

Massively Overthinking: The best and worst MMO developer quotes of 2017

Think of all the wacky things devs have said in public in front of gamers and journalists this year. Now imagine what gets said behind...
Every so often, you need to take a look at the banner you're marching under to make sure it still echoes your beliefs.

Wisdom of Nym: Classes, job, and the Armoury System in Final Fantasy XIV

Here's how this column got written. Last week, I was talking about new potential jobs based on weapons rather than on jobs that have...
A lot of these furnishings, too.

Naoki Yoshida confirms that housing purchase changes are coming to Final Fantasy XIV

There is definitely a problem with how housing is handled in Final Fantasy XIV. The good news is that something is definitely being...
How are you not playing this on PC in the first place?

Naoki Yoshida apologizes for Final Fantasy XIV housing mess, outlines future plans

If you missed this particular bit of drama, here's the TL;DR recap. Final Fantasy XIV releases patch 4.1, which includes the new housing...
And now, the next chapter.

Wisdom of Nym: Final Fantasy XIV’s Stormblood dungeons in review

Have I really not talked about the dungeons of Stormblood yet? That's unexpected. Usually I would have mentioned them by now, I talk...

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