A new update of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn brings the grand finale and start of a new adventure.
A major update for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn arrives today. This is the patch 2.55 arriving simultaneously with Before the Dawn on PC, PS3 and PS4. Here are the details of the press that just reached us in the newsroom.
The grand finale of the main scenario of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn arrives today with the release of Patch 2.55 – Before the Fall – now available for Windows PC, PlayStation3 and PlayStation 4.
In Patch 2.55 Boundaries of Judgment, the most remote defenses of Ishgard, are under attack – succeeding the Heirs of the Seventh Alba muster with the Alliance of Eorzea and now that the survival of the city is hanging by a thread?
A fearless attack takes place at the boundaries of Judgment. The outermost layer of protection has been dissipated, allowing the powerful dragon Vishap to land on the end of the Steps of Faith. Take position at the side of the Knights of the Temple and defend the station against the devastating forces of the Horde!
To emphasize the arrival of Patch 2.55, and the conclusion of the main scenario of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn, the Producer/Director Naoki Yoshida, sends a message to the fans and the players.
“First of all I would like to thank the players of FINAL FANTASY XIV from around the world who have supported the development team in bringing the current story at its peak and also the operation and development team who have worked day and night – thank you very much to all you! Now that the Patch 2.0 series reaches its conclusion with the Patch 2.55, I’m very curious to see your reactions to the final scenario of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn!”
Looking to the future of FINAL FANTASY XIV, Yoshida said – “FFXIV, that is started as A Realm Reborn, has evolved and has grown tremendously in the last year and a half. These major changes to the game have also represented fun and excitement. Even if you have not tried FINAL FANTASY XIV, have fun with the ending of A Realm Reborn waiting for a new beginning in Heavensward – that will bring the beginning of a new scenario, a huge number of new content including new jobs, maps and attacks, increased level cap, the implementation of the contents of the Free Company and more. This volume will be much more than a new RPG. Thanks for all the support you have given us so far. Stay tuned waiting for updates coming with the 3.0 series of Heavensward!”
The dramatic conclusion of the story of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn prepares adventurers to the next stage with the release of the first major expansion of the title, HEAVENSWARD, coming June 23, 2015. Players will have to complete the new story quests “Before the Dawn”, in this Patch 2.55, to gain immediate access to the first quest of Heavensward and leave for the legendary Ishgard since release.
FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn is available for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC and will soon arrive on the Mac. A free trial period of 30 days is included for new accounts, with monthly subscriptions starting at $10.99. FINAL FANTASY XIV: Heavensward will be released globally on June 23, 2015.