Archive for December 3rd, 2013

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PS4) – Release Date Update


Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will be coming to the PlayStation 4 in Japan this coming April. Beta testing will begin on February 22nd, the same day as the PS4 release date in Japan. Here’s the full press release:

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 3, 2013) – Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas, is pleased to announce that FINAL FANTASY® XIV: A Ream Reborn™ received the “Special Award” at the 2013 PlayStation® Awards in Tokyo, Japan.

PlayStation® Awards, hosted by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia (SCEJA), is an event that recognizes hit titles released on the PlayStation platform. The “Special Award” was newly-created this year to recognize outstanding titles on the overall combination based on the following attributes: originality, buzz-worthiness, influence and performance. More details can be found on the Official PlayStation® “PlayStation® Awards 2013 site (Japanese):

Square Enix further announced that beta testing for the FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn PlayStation®4 system version will start the same day as the console’s release date in Japan on February 22nd, 2014. The official service start date for the PlayStation®4 system version is scheduled for April 2014.

As part of the 11th installment of Producer Letter LIVE, Naoki Yoshida (producer/director) will demonstrate the new PlayStation®4 system version at 4:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) on Saturday, December 14th, 2013. Other featured highlights will include content from the major Patch 2.1 update, scheduled to be released on Tuesday, December 17th: “The Wolves’ Den,” “Treasure Hunting,” and “Daily Beast Tribe Quests.” Letter from the Producer LIVE Part 11 can be viewed here:

Source: Square Enix

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Project Spark (360, PC, & XO) – Artwork & Intro Trailer

project spark artwork 2 300x187 Project Spark (360, PC, & XO)   Artwork & Intro Trailer

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