Your case of Final Fantasy XIV FOMO is nearing its finish. Last night time, recreation director Naoki Yoshida wrote on the Final Fantasy XIV web site that Square Enix will resume digital sales of the favored MMO on January twenty fifth.
Final Fantasy XIV grew so fashionable with the launch of its newest growth Endwalker that the queues to log into recreation servers have been thousands of people long and took hours to get through. Servers have been so congested that in December, Square Enix suspended the sale of digital versions of the game. As extra gamers progress by means of the content material, ranges of server congestion are lastly beginning to even out, allowing gross sales of the sport to renew. Yoshida additionally acknowledged that FFXIV’s meme-able free trial providing will stay unavailable for now however will return sooner or later.
Yoshida’s replace additionally included details about the addition of a brand new Oceanian information heart which can give Australian and New Zealand gamers, who historically performed on Japanese servers or suffered excessive ping to connect with American ones, extra decisions on the place to play. In his announcement, Yoshida mentioned the brand new information heart will go stay January twenty fifth, and to encourage gamers to maneuver there, Square Enix will waive the everyday $18 world switch price.
In addition to a brand new information heart, current ones in Europe, Japan, and North America are getting expansions. Previously, Square Enix cited the global chip shortage as the explanation they may not deploy extra servers to help with congestion. Yesterday’s announcement included a roadmap for when these expansions are to happen with the primary section starting in summer season of this 12 months.