Final Fantasy XIV Online has surpassed 16 millions of players worldwide
Final Fantasy XIV Online has surpassed 16 millions of players worldwide

Square Enix has just announced during a live broadcast from San Francisco that Final Fantasy XIV online ha exceeded the 16 million di players worldwide. The achievement of this result by the famous second MMORPG of the saga represents a great goal for the Japanese software house. The 2 July will be available the third expansion, or Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers. Here is the press release below:




The benchmark, a new trailer and new details on Shadowbringers have been released
during the last Livestream with the Producer


The worldwide community of FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online continues to grow while SQUARE ENIX® announces that the game has surpassed 16 millions of users worldwide, during the live broadcast from San Francisco "Letter from the Producer". This figure marks a new record for the MMORPG just before the release of the third expansion, FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers ™ the 2 July 2019. 

During the live, the producer and director Naoki Yoshida also revealed some new details regarding the new expansion:

· Changes in the combat system, including changes to role actions.
· Updates to the FATE system, side missions and professions missions.
· Changes to work synergies and balancing of the same.
· Various improvements and interface updates.

The Shadowbringers trailer for professions actions has also been released, showing updates and new skills for all professions. You can see it on YouTube:

In addition, the official FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers benchmark software can be downloaded. The benchmark software includes unreleased images of Shadowbringers as well as the character creation editor that allows players to see how the character looks in game, including the new races Hrothgar and Viera. Users who create characters using the benchmark will be able to import them into the full game. You can download the official benchmark software here:

You can see the Shadowbringers benchmark software trailer here:

In FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers for the first time, the Warriors of Light will cross the rift between worlds to become the Warriors of Darkness, restore the night and save the world from the apocalypse promised by the Flood of Light. The expansion will bring a world of new features, including new Dancer and Gunbreaker professions, Hrothgar and Viera races, new areas, raids, and more. 

FINAL FANTASY XIV Online continues to deliver on its promise to bring the best FINAL FANTASY experience to the online realm and is available for Windows, Steam, PlayStation®4, and Mac®. All editions of FINAL FANTASY XIV Online can be purchased through the Square Enix Online Store:

Players can pre-order all versions of Shadowbringers on the official website:

Related links:
Shadowbringers teaser site:
The Lodestone®:
Official Facebook® page: 
Official Twitter® page: @FF_XIV_EN