It’s Finally Here! Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers Officially Launches Today

It’s a big day for Final Fantasy XIV players with today’s launch of the Shadowbringers expansion! Players will set off for Norvrandt, the First World, marking the first time that “Warriors of Light will journey beyond the world of Hydaelyn”. The launch of Shadowbringers brings a wealth of new content, a pair of new jobs and races, a level cap increase, the new Trust System, new Beast Tribes and Primals, new crafting recipes, updates to the Battle System and much more.

Final Fantasy XIV Under DDoS Attack as Square Enix Looks into Countermeasures

It may be the start of the Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers early access period, but that doesn’t mean things are going smoothly. Players have been reporting issues for the last couple of hours and it turns out that FFXIV servers are under DDoS attack. The attacks began at about 12:30 pm Pacific / 3:30 pm Eastern today and Square is looking into countermeasures.

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers Kicks Off Early Access

The time Final Fantasy XIV players have been waiting for has finally arrived. The early access period for the Shadowbringers expansion has started with eager players flocking to FFXIV servers. In addition, Square Enix has re-released the opening trailer complete with the official lyrics to the theme song.