It’s still funny. I don't think it's a case of them not caring, rather them focused and their resources tied into ffxiv. The six jobs denoted with the gold border are available to any new character.. All other jobs are unlocked by initiating a quest on another job at level 30 or greater. At this point it'll probably hurt the game since it will be very difficult to balance higher lv caps due to higher SJ unlocking new abilities. Active nearly two decades, FFXI has over a dozen active servers, receives monthly updates, and is tied to Nexon's unreleased Final Fantasy XI R mobile project. They have their resources focusing on their own competitor, FFXIV. Welcome to the Final Fantasy XI website. There is definately something else coming this year that isn't just Ambuscade content. Not really worth the investment for a 15 year old MMO. So their long term plans probably changed a number of times. . Find expansion packs, play guides, community sites, and downloads. Will we ever see a graphics overhaul since PS2 and Xbox 360 are no longer in the picture? Massively Overthinking: Gratitude for the devs of the MMO genre. Announcing the Next Version Update (11/26/2020) The next version update is scheduled for mid-December. The Daily Grind: What’s your favorite ‘oh shit’ button in an MMO? Any development would probably follow the industry trend of microtransactions and pay to win. When those machines all die, they are done, unless they port the dev environment tools to PC, and the staff that made and understand those tools aren't available anymore, and probably way out of practice with the code if they could be made available. I hope that they roll FFXI subs into FFXIV at some point so I can go take a peek back into the world that was my formative MMO experience after all these years. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. We'll get spruced up versions of old content, old gear with new stats, and that's pretty much it. but they do server a purpose - keeps the hamster wheel running. October 2020 FINAL FANTASY XI Digest. The 22 jobs available in Final Fantasy XI are listed below. They need a lot of resources to develop a new dev environment on PC instead. Why they can add new weapon models if there's no space anymore? Se will realize there is only so much of "current" end game that will keep people around for so long, that's exactly why we have ambuscade updates monthly and so on but that will only last so long till people get tired or bored of it. Topics: 18,864 Posts: 255,475 Last Post: Project Alex - A Chains of Promathia private server. Welcome to the Final Fantasy XI website. Hell they have tons of people today into vintage pc parts so hmmm and also consoles...not sure I buy that part. Hey, remember when we mentioned with every single post about Final Fantasy XI that the game was supposed to be in maintenance mode? I personally want to see another expansion or two, level cap raises, new big cities, and updated graphics. Final Fantasy XI: Wings of the Goddess Best Final Fantasy MMORPG Expansion Let’s kick this off by saying none of the expansions for either of the Final Fantasy MMORPGs are objectively terrible. Success awards items that can be used to enhance Wanted Battle equipment, to boot. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Final Fantasy XI was supposed to be on the way out years ago. Other than that FFXI mobile will be interesting to follow if it ever happens which I really hope. © Copyright 2015-2020 - Overpowered Media Group, LLC, LOTRO Legendarium – Lord of the Rings Online, Final Fantasy XI announces its new Odyssey content with the next patch, contains all-new battle content dubbed “Odyssey”, Another World of Warcraft: Shadowlands encrypted alpha build is out now, Path of Exile addresses Atlas of Worlds adjustment concerns raised by players. The digest covers key features from the most recent version update. This is just an xiv player trolling, rate down and move along. Matsui mentioned trying out new things in this year, we'll see how it goes. Many fewer dev kits were made than consumer consoles, and the capabilities are very different. The latest FINAL FANTASY XI Digest is now available! Update Discussion. Truly unreal in only the best kind of way. It's sad because ff14 is terrible as a mmo, it's like a single player game online where you can have a conversation with npcs with AI(humans) because its such a cookie cutter game and forced on you. Discuss all things Final Fantasy XI. Odyssey is being called “exploration-centric content” that will pit players both against trash enemies and various notorious monsters with special gimmicks. this. That is not how it would go. In the Reddit AMA they said they'd consider an expansion if the demand is there. I don't know if they can salvage 14 at this point. It’s funny when you consider that there’s apparently a big announcement meant to coincide with the game’s next Vana’diel Digest, which is due out with the March version update coming very soon. They may lack NEW sources of that gear but I highly doubt every single last machine to make that is gone with them or in the world. More rehashed content and gear races? It’s still funny. New places to mine, fish, log, etc. Would be a fitting endgame zone. i'm pretty sure they'll never bother since Final Fantasy XIV is released, if you want better graphics they'll probably point you in that direction. The expansion shipped for PlayStation 2 and Xbox 360 on November 20; the PC version was delayed until November 21 due to manufacturing issues. I don't think they expected the community to stick around. Sixteen is an important number for programmers, and the addition of a new digit is the perfect time to try something new. It's a cute excuse but I'm not buying it 100% because reality is if XI suddenly ( I know it wont happen ) had a crazy high spike of subs like say...1 mil or more...SE sure as hell would take notice and put some funds into that, they would totally release a public statement "blah blah due to recent demand" which they would be faced with having to come with new content if it was making them big money, it's why dev's make expansions in the first place. Massively Overthinking: Would you play a housing-only MMO? Level 125~128 Unity equipment is upgradable. those activities beg so much for botting that you have to wonder if they were not designed for that purpose. if any of those would be worthwhile again it would only attract a even bigger army of bot folks, no thank you. I believe any kind of major content that we saw during the early years is indeed done. Replies: 21; Views: 3,834; Rating0 / 5; Last Post By. The Daily Grind: Is RuneScape part of your MMO gaming history? Final Fantasy XI, also known as Final Fantasy XI Online, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), developed and published by Square (later Square Enix) as the eleventh main installment of the Final Fantasy series. The Daily Grind: Do server merges make you worried about an MMO’s health? A community for those with interest in Square Enix's original MMORPG, Final Fantasy XI (FFXI, FF11). It's possible we may see some new zones and content in that regard but I don't believe it will be anywhere the size of what we have had before...but that it will be enough to keep people interested for a while.