Replace: Ultimate Myth XIV Loose Trials Are Again


Replace, 2/22/22:

After being suspended for greater than two months, the loose trial for Ultimate Myth XIV is again and open to any and all gamers. 

The legit FFXIV Twitter account introduced the inside track nowadays. For the uninitiated, the loose trial used to be suspended again in December following in style congestion problems in FFXIV. The ones problems took place because of the fast expansion the MMO skilled forward of its Endwalker enlargement release. The loose trial is reside yet again, despite the fact that, this means that gamers can play throughout the entirety of A Realm Reborn and the Heavensward enlargement as much as stage 60 at no cost, with out a restrictions on playtime. 

The unique tale continues beneath…

Authentic Tale, 12/16/21: 

Sq. Enix has briefly halted gross sales of Ultimate Myth XIV because of the continuing Endwalker congestion problems. 

The corporate has additionally presented up further loose game-time to gamers who personal the sport or have an lively subscription, including some other 14 days of time on most sensible of the seven introduced closing week. This information comes by means of an FFXIV Lodestone weblog submit made the previous day by way of director and manufacturer Naoki Yoshida. Yoshida initially issued warnings of anticipated Endwalker congestion in November and as predicted, the servers stuffed up straight away, with some gamers hitting queues with over 5000 folks forward of them. 

It’s no longer sudden, despite the fact that, taking into consideration the MMO added 1 million new gamers forward of Endwalker’s release

“We express regret for the continuing congestion that has been happening since Early Get right of entry to and the legit release of Endwalker,” Yoshida writes within the weblog submit. “It’s been just about two weeks for the reason that get started of Early Get right of entry to and gamers are nonetheless experiencing considerable congestion when logging into the sport. As we now have new content material set to liberate in upcoming patches, I’d love to give you a number of updates on our plans to deal with those problems.” 

Any person who owns FFXIV and has an lively subscription as of December 21, which is when Patch 6.01 is about to liberate, shall be eligible for the 14 loose days of sport time. Yoshida additionally mentioned that “because of the dense focus of play hours which a long way exceed our server capability, particularly all over the height occasions,” the sale and supply of each the Starter Version and the Whole Version of FFXIV has been briefly stopped. 

“Moreover, despite the fact that the ones with an lively subscription are prioritized to log in, Loose Trial gamers are not able to log in out of doors of past due evening and early morning hours, and so we can briefly droop new registrations for the Loose Trial,” Yoshida writes. “Those brief suspensions shall be phased in over the following few days as we paintings with our retail companions.” 

Ads for FFXIV has been suspended for now, despite the fact that Yoshida notes that some can’t be suspended because of the character of the way they have been arrange. Then again, Enlargement Packs and Collector’s Version virtual upgrades will stay on sale for present gamers. 

The director additionally reconfirmed that if the whole lot is going in step with plan, Patch 6.05, in a different way referred to as Pandaemonium: Asphodelos (Savage), will nonetheless be launched on January 4, 2022. 

“We take into account that there are issues about Global First races and primary week development, however Patch 6.05 will upload quite a few new parts, such because the addition of a brand new Allagan tombstone, new crafting recipes, in addition to the brand new treasure hunt dungeon, the Excitatron 600,” in step with Yoshida. 

In other places within the weblog submit, Yoshida says Sq. Enix hopes to have a roadmap for its plans referring to a brand new logical information heart and extra server worlds someday in January. 

Whilst ready to queue into FFXIV, watch the most recent Endwalker trailer after which examine how you’ll be able to earn an “Consume Pizza” emote.  

Have you ever been encountering those Endwalker-related congestion problems? Tell us within the feedback beneath!


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