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Michael Higham

FFXIV section head and editor at Fanbyte, former editor and host at GameSpot. You know the vibes. Salamat sa 'yong suporta.


Yoshida Explains How Final Fantasy XVI is Made Alongside FFXIV

When it was first revealed that Creative Business Unit III (of Square Enix) was taking on development of Final Fantasy XVI, the Final Fantasy XIV sickos (like me) were ecstatic. It’s genuinely promising to see the FFXIV team lead the next major entry in the franchise given their track record,…

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FFXIV Patch 6.2 Live Letter is on July 1; Release Date, New Content, and More

It’s about that time. Another Live Letter from the Producer is scheduled for July 1, 2022 at 4:00 a.m. PT/ 11:00 GMT / 21:00 AEST and it will cover the next major update for Final Fantasy XIV. We can expect a ton of new content from FFXIV Patch 6.2, which…

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FFXIV Free Login Campaign Gives Lapsed Players Free Subscription Time

We all need a break from the critically acclaimed MMORPG every now and then. And if you’ve been on a long break, now would be a good time to return to Final Fantasy XIV top check out the new Patch 6.15 content or catch up on MSQ. That’s because the…

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Loporrits Hack the FFXIV Twitter Account, Tweetingway Goes HAM

If you woke up and checked your Twitter feed on this blessed day of June 14, 2022, you would’ve found the Loporrits taking over the official Final Fantasy XIV Twitter account. Yes, Tweetingway weaseled their way into the account and got Twitter-fingers (or paws? what do rabbits have?). It seems…

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Why Persona 3 Portable Coming to Xbox and PC is a Big Deal

One of the biggest surprises of the Xbox and Bethesda Games 2022 Showcase wasn’t just the announcement that the modern Persona games are coming to Xbox consoles and PC, it’s that Persona 3 Portable, specifically, was getting a re-release at all. It will be a retooled version of a PlayStation…

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No Lie, Persona 3 Portable, 4 Golden, and 5 Royal are Coming to Xbox

During the Xbox and Bethesda Showcase 2022 showcase, developer Atlus dropped a major surprise. Persona 3 Portable, Persona 4 Golden, and Persona 5 Royal are all coming Xbox consoles and PC. All three games will also be available via Xbox Game Pass. These games are genre-defining JRPGs that combine social…

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14 Games Worth Playing If You Like FFXIV

If I could have just one game for the rest of time, Final Fantasy XIV is the easy choice. But there are so many good games out there that hit similar notes as the critically acclaimed MMORPG, some of which may even make you appreciate FFXIV a bit more. Director…

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How to Get the Wind-up Arkasodara Minion: FFXIV Tribal Quest Guide

Folks who’ve jumped into the new Patch 6.15 update for Final Fantasy XIV have been treated to a handful of new activities and quests. The Arkasodara Tribal Quests is one of those new features you should hop on since it offers some solid EXP for any level 80 – 89…

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FFXIV Patch 6.15 Job Changes, Black Mage and Ninja Nerfs

It’s usually safe to bet on notable Job changes with each patch in Final Fantasy XIV. However, Patch 6.15 is an exception to that rule. While we’ve seen some significant Job adjustments recently, like in Patch 6.1, Patch 6.11, and Patch 6.11a, this latest update kept things to a minimum…

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How to Unlock Ameliance Custom Deliveries in FFXIV Patch 6.15

Patch 6.15 for Final Fantasy XIV is here and there is a ton of sweet new content. We have a full breakdown of the FFXIV 6.15 patch notes, but here, we’re going to focus on how to unlock and locate the new FFXIV Ameliance Custom Deliveries. This is the content…

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FFXIV 6.15 Patch Notes Summary: New Mount, Minion, Quests, and More

Another update for Final Fantasy XIV is upon us, and the patch notes for FFXIV 6.15 have been published. Most of what’s outlined in the official patch notes is new content we’ve known about ahead of time. However, we know have definitive details on how to unlock these new quests.…

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FFXIV Hildibrand Quest Guide, Locations and Unlock for New 6.15 Quests

Everybody loves a real Manderville man, ourselves included. And with Patch 6.15 in Final Fantasy XIV, we get another adventure with the Gentleman of Light. The FFXIV Hildibrand quests are a series of goofy, hilarious, and surprisingly lore-heavy sidequests that open up once you finish A Realm Reborn, and continue…

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FFXIV Community Creates Dazzling Gold Runways With New Show Emote

I logged into Final Fantasy XIV this morning to take on the latest seasonal event, this year’s Make It Rain campaign, which revolves around helping Senor Sabotender get his groove back. What I did not expect was a makeshift gold carpet to be rolled out for me and anyone who…

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FFXIV Make It Rain 2022 Guide: How to Get Show Left/Right Emotes, Quest Answers, and Bonus MGP

One more shout out to Fat Joe because Final Fantasy XIV is making it rain in the latest seasonal event. The Make It Rain 2022 campaign in FFXIV is centered around the Gold Saucer — it gives you a new event quest, cute little storyline, and extra MGP. Make It…

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FFXIV Make It Rain 2022 Campaign Has Begun, New Emotes Available

Editor’s note: The Make It Rain campaign for 2022 in FFXIV is now live! Get your MGP and Show Left and Show Right emotes! Help thicc Sabotender glow up! The original story, published on 5/27/2022, follows. Shouts out to Fat Joe, but Final Fantasy XIV has been making it rain…

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FFXIV Players Rejoice, Soken Confirmed as Final Fantasy XVI Composer

When it was revealed that Creative Business Unit III (who we often refer to as the Final Fantasy XIV team) was leading development on Final Fantasy XVI, many dedicated FFXIV players leaned toward feeling hopeful about the franchise’s next mainline entry. For one, it’s exciting to see that team branch…

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FFXIV Patch 6.15 — Everything You Need to Know [UPDATED]

Final Fantasy XIV players should be hyped up about the latest update in the current patch cycle — FFXIV Patch 6.15 is delivering a good chunk of new content. FFXIV 6.15 releases on June 7 at 3:00 a.m. PT following the scheduled server maintenance. You’ll be able to take part…

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The Real Life Commitment for a FFXIV World-First Raid Race

About six days after Dragonsong’s Reprise (Ultimate) went live alongside Patch 6.11 for Final Fantasy XIV, the first team in the world to clear it celebrated with jubilation and relief. It seemed as if the players in the raid group, known as Team Neverland, had a huge weight lifted from…

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FFXIV Housing Lottery Bugs and Results Have Been Fixed [UPDATED]

Finally, some good housing news. Final Fantasy XIV has been in a bit of a housing crisis with its new lottery system bugging out for many players when it went live with the recent Patch 6.1. We’ve been documenting this ongoing saga quite closely. Last we heard, director and producer…

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Drink Tea Emote is in FFXIV Innit — How to Get It, is It Worth the Price?

A new emote just dropped in the Final Fantasy XIV store — drink tea. If you fancy tea at any time, this emote will let your Warrior of Light summon a steaming cuppa and with a saucer in hand. In terms of unlocking the drink tea emote, step one: get…

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