Last evening – and as we speak – the Final Fantasy XIV crew hosted one other 14-hour stay stream during which they hang around, discuss in regards to the recreation, reply some participant questions, and simply typically goof round. The stream additionally included a – considerably shorter-than-normal – stay letter. The first half of the letter was a recap of what’s been happening for the reason that launch of 6.2. They focus on how the patch was accepted – acknowledging as soon as once more the problems with HP in savage raiding and reviewing Storm’s Crown. (Yoshi-P was somewhat distracted throughout the dialogue as a result of Morbol determined to point out up as a scary human Loporrit, however they obtained via it.) They additionally mentioned how gamers reacted to the story content material within the new raid tier and the way they’d been wanting to offer some additional time to Lahabrea.
Speaking of Savage, evidently holding off on releasing the tier for per week had no detrimental impression. Instead, the suggestions was mentioned to be “very positive”. Crafting gear bought in greater numbers than earlier than, and so they’re at the moment reviewing the info to see how they’ll deal with issues sooner or later.
One space they did get suggestions on was job changes. They really feel that some issues have been taken out of context and will probably be clarifying them higher. They additionally identified that the info gamers are taking a look at might be not the identical as theirs. There will solely be a number of changes coming in 6.25 with extra coming in 6.28. They’ll proceed to regulate numbers, however motion changes gained’t occur till 6.3. Speaking of changes, PvP will probably be getting job changes in 6.28, aside from Paladin who will probably be getting their modifications in 6.25.
For these in love with Island Sanctuary, there’s a bit of reports there as nicely. They’re conscious gamers wish to do extra free designing however they are saying it’s onerous to implement. But, there may be excellent news, they’re taking a look at permitting gamers to put backyard housing objects on the island. We don’t know fairly what this implies and it’s going to be some time away, but it surely’s nonetheless excellent news.
And, it seems like issues will proceed to be improved the place equipment are involved. The concern has been that equipment and particular actions use the identical system reminiscence, in order that they’re having to transform that.
And now, the excellent news. Patch 6.25 will arrive in 10 days, on October 18. The patch will carry extra Hildibrand – each persevering with the questline and introducing the Manderville Weapons. The subsequent tribal quest will arrive then as nicely, so get able to get your house jellyfish from the Omicrons. And Variant and Criterion dungeons will probably be obtainable. No raids this go-round, however a whole lot of of us are nonetheless engaged on this tier so no worries. Oh! And there will probably be new spy costumes. Sneaky!
As talked about within the sub-title, the NA Data Centers are on their method. Dynamis will host 4 new worlds, with plans so as to add extra if the expansion they count on in 7.0 happens. The housing lottery for these servers will kick off on November 5. Speaking of which, they’re engaged on including extra housing plots sooner or later sooner or later as nicely.
That’s the majority of the Live Letter, the remainder of the stream consisted of discussions with the devs, some Q&A, a little bit of recreation time, and extra.