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Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Review

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Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood - Release Date, Price, Collector’s Edition, New Quests, New Items - Everything We Know

The latest expansion for Final Fantasy XIV brings new Dungeons and Raids, along with a very pricey Collector's Edition.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: Tips, Dungeon Walkthroughs and Trial Guides

Prepare yourself for battle in Eorzea with our comprehensive collection of guides to Square Enix's sprawling MMO.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: Complete Walkthrough for the Endgame Dungeons

Did you think your adventure was over once you reached level 50? Think again; there's plenty more to do.

Final Fantasy 14 Aiming to Resolve Its Longstanding Pacing Complaint With Patch 5.3

Square Enix' Letter From the Producer Live hints at what's coming in the next major patch.

Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Review

Now, this is a story all about how, our life got flipped—turned upside down.

Final Fantasy 14 Servers Go Down Due To DDoS Attack Amid Shadowbringers Early Access

Because some folks just wanna ruin everyone's good time, I guess.

Final Fantasy 14 Patch 5.0 Notes and Job Guide Shows Just How Far Job Changes Are Going

Square Enix releases the full patch notes for the upcoming expansion.

Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Post-Launch Roadmap Revealed, Including Eden Raid Release Date

Here's when you can jump into the first raid for Shadowbringers.

Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Will Bring Huge Changes to Jobs, Combat, and Quests

Final Fantasy 14 patch 5.0 is changing up the way the game is played.

A Yakuza JRPG and Our Other Favorite Video Game April Fools Jokes From Today

Here are the good gags from this year's April Fool's.

Final Fantasy XIV: Reflecting on Five Years of Primals and Tasty Lalafells

As Final Fantasy XIV celebrates five years, we speak to many of the people behind the MMO's success.

FFXIV Adds Blue Mage Job for Patch 4.5 [Update]

It's been a while, but this new job is not coming with an expansion.

Final Fantasy XIV's Next Expansion is Shadowbringers, Coming in Summer 2019

Square Enix has revealed the next step of our journey in Hydaelyn.

BioWare Contrasts Anthem With Final Fantasy XIV in Detailing How Storytelling Will Work

Wondering how the single-player will gel with the multiplayer in Anthem? BioWare explains how it all works.

Final Fantasy XIV Players Can Grab Monster Hunter World's Rathalos as a Mount

And some armor, but we're all about that mount.

Final Fantasy XIV Director Justifies Monster Hunter: World Crossover Event's High Level Cap

In a new interview with Polygon, director Naoki Yoshida elaborates on the level 70 requirement.

Final Fantasy XIV and Monster Hunter World Are Crossing Over This Summer

FFXIV players are going to kill the hell out of some monsters.

Final Fantasy XIV's Composer Was "Literally Shaking" Listening to an Orchestra Performing His Music

We talk to Final Fantasy XIV composer Masayoshi Soken about his work on the game and the upcoming orchestra concert.

Final Fantasy XIV's Under the Moonlight Patch Coming May 22

Patch 4.3 continues Stormblood's tale of revolution.

Final Fantasy 14 Introduces Companion App For Upcoming Patch 4.3

Patch 4.3 offers more story content, more raids, and a brand-new app.

Kefka Comes to Final Fantasy XIV in Stormblood's "Rise of a New Sun" Patch

"I don't care for this pitiful little MMORPG...so burn it!"

Final Fantasy XIV Patch Notes Detail The Final Fantasy VI-Inspired Raid

Square Enix releases a huge dump of notes for Patch 4.2.

Where You Should Start in Final Fantasy on its 30th Anniversary

Want to get into Final Fantasy? We list entry points for beginning, intermediate, and experienced fans of the series.

Final Fantasy XIV: Dad of Light Sweetly Embraces the Ways We Experience Online Games

From shyness to opening up to strangers, Netflix's new Japanese dramedy revolving around Final Fantasy XIV is realistic and heartfelt.

Axe of the Blood God: Our Stormblood Review, Breath of the Wild DLC, and More

PODCAST | Does Final Fantasy XIV's expansion push it forward? The Blood God has a verdict!

Final Fantasy XIV's A Realm Reborn Content Needs An Overhaul

The cataclysm has already happened in Eorzea, but the early leveling needs some streamlining.

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Review: A Revolution That Lives Up To the 'Final Fantasy' Name

The unique way Final Fantasy XIV forces players to play leads to interesting pay-offs with every expansion.

FFXIV Stormblood Forcing Player Logouts To Tackle Peak Queues

Servers are still undergoing some issues, so you have to get off Square Enix' lawn.

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood - Release Date, Price, Collector’s Edition, New Quests, New Items - Everything We Know

The latest expansion for Final Fantasy XIV brings new Dungeons and Raids, along with a very pricey Collector's Edition.

Pokémon GO Uses "Update," Stormy Skies Settle on Final Fantasy XIV, and the Rest of This Week's Headlines

ENDING CREDITS | Taking a look a back at this week's headlines and everything else you might have missed on USgamer.

Final Fantasy XIV is Under a DDoS Attack

Square Enix issued a statement.

Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood Early Access Issues See Some Players Locked Out of Characters

A few problems related to server congestion see some either delayed in quest completion, or completely prevented from using certain characters.

Elder Scrolls Online's Level Scaling Is What More MMOs Need

Don't shackle me to linear level progression. Let me free.

Prepping For FFXIV Stormblood: Save Yourself $50 And Start Playing Now

If you want to jump ahead without playing, it's going to cost you.

The New Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Launch Trailer Puts Story at the Forefront

Things are gettin' heated up in Eorzea.

Final Fantasy XIV Players Shouldn't "Give Up Hope" On FFXII's Viera Race

It's an MMO! Everyone gets a turn on the train eventually.

Inside Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood's Japanese Folklore-Inspired Locations and Bridging the Gap for All Players

A cultural focus, quality of life fixes, and new job actions: we talk to director Naoki Yoshida about the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV expansion, Stormblood.

Here Are the Best April Fool's Day Game Goofs from Japan

Ah, April Fool's Day. The day where all gaming news that sounds too good to be true should be disregarded entirely.

FFXIV: Daddy of Light Picked Up By Netflix, Coming Worldwide This Fall

Netflix will be streaming Final Fantasy XIV: Hikari no Otousan this April in Japan and worldwide this Fall.

Final Fantasy XIV Lets You Play Up To Level 35 For Free

Square Enix kills the time limit on the game's free trial.

Final Fantasy XIV's Naoki Yoshida Discusses New Jobs, End-Game Gear, and the Stormblood Expansion

FFXIV producer Naoki Yoshida talks about the transition to the MMO's next expansion.

Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood's Last Class Is Samurai

Here's everything from the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival Europe keynote speech.

Final Fantasy XIV Inspires Japanese Drama, Daddy of Light

From game, to blog, to television show.

USgamer's Best Games of 2016: The Game Universe We'd Like to Live In

We take a moment to pick our favorite game worlds from 2016.

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Coming June 20, 2017, Matsuno Returns to FF

Nobuo Uematsu, Yasumi Matsuno, and Keita Amemiya are all contributing to the next Final Fantasy XIV expansion.

The Final Fantasy XIV Lore Book is a Thing of Beauty

If you're currently not at the Fan Festival in Las Vegas, you can order a copy of Encyclopedia Eorzea ~The World of Final Fantasy XIV ~ on October 17th.

Final Fantasy XIV's Ozma: The Anatomy of a Boss Fight

Battle content designer Masaki Nakagawa outlines what into creating the Ozma encounter.

Final Fantasy XIV 4.0 Expansion Stormblood Arriving Summer 2017

New jobs, a revamped battle system, and countless quality of life features inbound as well.

Final Fantasy XIV Celebrates Three Years of A Realm Reborn, Looks Towards 4.0

Final Fantasy XIV producer Naoki Yoshida talks about getting content out and changes for the upcoming major patch.

Note Block Beat Box: Listening to Answers from Final Fantasy XIV

This dire song seemingly foretold the fate of Final Fantasy XIV long before its fiery end.

In an Era of Brand Uncertainty, Final Fantasy XIV is Quietly Kicking Ass

Even if you're not into MMOs, A Realm Reborn stands a good chance of changing your mind.

Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward PC Review: Onward and Upward

Square Enix delivers one of the best MMO expansions ever.

Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Brings New Challenges for Director Naoki Yoshida

The savior behind Square-Enix's successful MMORPG talks about what's next for A Realm Reborn.

Final Fantasy XIV's Naoki Yoshida on Accessibility, Fandom, and Spending Nearly Two Years Perfecting UI

The savior of Square-Enix's formerly doomed MMORPG talks about rescuing Final Fantasy XIV and giving it a good home on consoles.

Final Fantasy XIV: Defenders of Eorzea - Conflict in the Realm

Final Fantasy XIV's third major content patch is coming early next month. Pete takes a peek at what Eorzea's adventurers can expect.

JPgamer: On True Endings

Do you start lots of games and never finish them? Or do you see everything they have to offer before you move on? Guess which camp narrative junkie Pete falls into.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: Tips, Dungeon Walkthroughs and Trial Guides

Prepare yourself for battle in Eorzea with our comprehensive collection of guides to Square Enix's sprawling MMO.

Final Fantasy XIV's PS3-to-PS4 Upgrade Program Launches

Bought FFXIV on PS3 and want to upgrade? Go right ahead! Here's how.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: Complete Walkthrough for the Endgame Dungeons

Did you think your adventure was over once you reached level 50? Think again; there's plenty more to do.

Final Fantasy XIV Trials Guide: Defeat Ifrit, Garuda, Titan, Leviathan and More

The Primals of Eorzea giving you some trouble? Turn the tables with our handy guide to Final Fantasy XIV's toughest encounters.

Through the Maelstrom: How Final Fantasy XIV Keeps Adventurers Coming Back for More

Square Enix's rebooted MMO Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn just recently saw its second major content update. Can the game keep players interested in the long-term? Judging by the strength of this content, absolutely.

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.2 Coming March 27, Full Details Here

The adventure in Eorzea continues with a wealth of new content at the end of the month.

Rule Gridania: How Final Fantasy XIV Won Over an Antisocial MMO-Hating Newbie

Square Enix just might have made good on its impossible ambition to create an MMO that appeals to online-averse Final Fantasy fans.

Final Fantasy XIV Dungeon Guide: Level Your Way to 50 With Friends

Final Fantasy XIV's dungeons provide you with some of the stiffest challenges in the game. Here's how to complete all the dungeons that will get you to level 50.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: What's the Fastest Way to Level Up?

Want to see as much of Eorzea as you can in Final Fantasy XIV's PS4 beta? Then you'll need to get levelling.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: What's the Best Class to Play?

Jumping into Final Fantasy XIV's PS4 beta this weekend? Or giving the PC version a go for the first time? Either way, Team USG helps you decide which role to play.

Why PS4 is the Final Piece of the Final Fantasy XIV Puzzle

An impressive port to Sony's PlayStation 4 has the potential to put Final Fantasy XIV in a unique position among MMORPGs.

Final Fantasy XIV's First Expansion Will Be as Big as the Base Game

Naoki Yoshida's got big plans for Square Enix's rebooted MMO, coming soon to PS4.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: The "Lightning Strikes" Event

Want to know how to meet Lightning in Square Enix's sprawling MMO? Read on.

What's Next for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn?

A new patch, an official soundtrack and a PlayStation 4 version, that's what.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: Dragon Quest and FF XI Event Walkthroughs

You got your Dragon Quest in my Final Fantasy! Find out how to score yourself some puff-puff in Square Enix's rebooted MMO.

Final Fantasy XIV Guide: Surviving the Crystal Tower

The 24-player Labyrinth of the Ancients is one of the most popular new dungeons in FFXIV's 2.1 patch. Here's how to make it through safely.

2013 in Review: Final Fantasy XIV: The Game of the Year No-One's Talking About

What was your own personal game of the year? Pete makes the case for Square Enix's spectacular rebooted MMORPG, and the best Final Fantasy for years.

How Final Fantasy XIV Cost Me a Good Night's Sleep

Where do you go after you save A Realm Reborn from the Empire's evil machinations? Pete checks out the end of Final Fantasy XIV's road to the level cap, and where Eorzea's heroes go from there.

Final Fantasy XIV Doing Way Better than Square Enix Expected

So good, in fact, that the company has adjusted its earnings forecast significantly.

Final Fantasy XIV Server Transfers Free for 5 Days

The FFXIV team has outlined the plan for the upcoming World Transfer program.

Final Fantasy XIV: One Month Later

Has the reborn realm lost its luster, or is it in the game for the long run?

Final Fantasy XIV’s Yoshida: PVP Creates a “Real, Living Economy”

In a post-launch interview, Mike talks with Naoki Yoshida about PVP, evolving Final Fantasy design, and bringing the East and West together.

Final Fantasy XIV Review

Against all odds, Square Enix's second attempt at a Final Fantasy MMO is back for another shot at glory. Does it have what it takes to survive in a market that has changed significantly in the last few years, or should Yoshi-P have left Eorzea crushed beneath Bahamut's wrath?

Final Fantasy XIV's Server Upgrades Completed

Will the revamped server structure be able to better cope with the influx of new players?

Square Enix Apologizes for Final Fantasy XIV Early Access Issues

Final Fantasy XIV is a good game, when you can actually play it. Launch day issues abound.

Final Fantasy XIV is a Big Deal in Japan

High-tech ads for the upcoming MMO.

Final Fantasy XIV: Countdown to Launch

As the open beta draws to a close, Pete looks forward to the future of Final Fantasy XIV.

Final Fantasy XIV's Last Beta Starts Today

It's your last chance to get a head start on Final Fantasy XIV before live service starts later this month.

Final Fantasy XIV Open Beta and Early Access Announced

In a four-hour "Letter from the Producer Live" session today, Square Enix revealed a whole host of new info about the upcoming MMO.

Finding Your Role in Final Fantasy XIV

Class changes, crafting and special quests: just some of the things Pete got up to in last weekend's Final Fantasy XIV beta.

Final Fantasy XIV Beta Phase 3 Starts Today

The third phase of beta testing for Square-Enix's relaunched MMO begins today and continues over the weekend.