SQUARE ENIX ANNOUNCES EARLY ACCESS & FINAL BETA DATES FOR FINAL FANTASY XIV: A REALM REBORN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LONDON (8 th August, 2013) – SQUARE ENIX today announced the final beta test and early access dates for  FINAL FANTASY® XIV: A Realm Reborn . New users will be able to participate in the final beta test on August 17 th through the 19 th, both for Windows PC and PlayStation® 3 system, giving players the opportunity to dive in to the massive-scale RPG’s final testing phase. In addition, fans that have pre-ordered the game will receive early access and be among the first to play the game beginning August 24 th.

During today’s FINAL FANTASY XIV ‘Letter from the Producer LIVE’, Naoki Yoshida (producer and director) also shared some upcoming incentives to get players even more excited for launch:

·         Veteran Rewards – Enjoy various bonuses based on how long you choose to subscribe to FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn (30, 60 & 90 days). By starting with a 90-day subscription, players receive all 30-day, 60-day, and 90-day bonuses at once.

·         Companion iOS App – A free companion app, “FINAL FANTASY XIV: Libra Eorzea,” will be arriving a week after launch.

·         Welcome Back Campaign – Those who registered FINAL FANTASY XIV 1.0 can play FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn for free until Monday, September 9 th.

Set for an August 27 th, 2013 release,  FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn will be available on the PlayStation® 3 system and Windows PC. All new accounts will receive a free 30-day subscription to the game, with monthly subscriptions starting at £7.69 / €10.99.

To pre-order FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn and gain early access to the final game, visit: http://eu.finalfantasyxiv.com/en/product/

                                                 

Related Links

Official Homepage: www.FINALFANTASYXIV.com  

Official Twitter®: @FF_XIV_EN

Official Facebook® page: https://www.facebook.com/FINALFANTASYXIV

Official YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/FINALFANTASYXIV

About Square Enix Ltd .

Square Enix Ltd., a part of the Square Enix Europe business unit, develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix Group. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY, which has sold over 100 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST® which has sold over 62 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER® which has sold over 35 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

More information on Square Enix Ltd. can be found at http://www.square-enix.com/eu/en/.

FINAL FANTASY XIV: A REALM REBORN © 2013 Square Enix, Ltd.  All rights reserved.  FINAL FANTASY, the FINAL FANTASY logo, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, IO INTERACTIVE, SQUARE ENIX, the SQUARE ENIX logo, SPACE INVADERS and TAITO are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Square Enix Group. “PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment. Windows is a registered trademark of the Microsoft group of companies. All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.

 


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