Summary: I wasn't kind to Final Fantasy XIV when it launched in 2010, and I think I had a fair reason to be when the game was barely functional out of the box. I swore off the game after that first month, while a number of friends decided to stick it out.
Conclusion: But those moments are fleeting, and tantalising at best. Even if you spend the time to unlock your skills and build that warrior-archer-tank-damager behemoth you had in mind, what's the point if the activities you're engaging in are so threadbare and unappealing for the most part?
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Review: Like a Phoenix rising from the ashes
14 September 2013
Excerpt: Final Fantasy XIV was terrible. Imagine my surprise when I bought the Collector's Edition in 2010, only to find out that the game was an absolute mess, full of convoluted mechanics and sloppy gameplay. What Square Enix has done with this mess is something typically reserved for the film industry.
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Review: a redemption
10 July 2013
Excerpt: It takes a lot to admit that you made a mistake. Something Square Enix know all too well following the original release of Final Fantasy XIV. It wasn’t very good — so bad, in fact, that Square Eni
Summary: This is an impressive comeback. Hard work and dedication shine through making this an enjoyable experience. Event updates and new content every three months will ensure that this game will keep you actively interested in the world of Eorzea. Give this game a chance - it is worth it.
Conclusion: Les références aux autres épisodes de la série sont légion et prennent des formes plus ou moins attendues. Ainsi, le méchant empire contre lequel vous luttez emploi des gunblades et utilise des armures magitek.
Pros: Beau et fluide, Une progression libre, L'interface très bien pensée, Le cumul de jobs, Une ambiance assez impressionante
Cons: Aucune véritable prise de risque, L'aspect social inexistant, Trop facile ?
Excerpt: Depois do lançamento de Final Fantasy XIV em 2010, a Square Enix foi forçada a enfrentar o repúdio generalizado de jogadores de todo o mundo, tanto de fãs da saga como de apreciadores de MMOs em geral, perante um produto com defeitos tão abundantes (a nível técnico e a nível de conceito, estrutura e...
Pros: A variedade de experiências e o envolvimento permitido pelo mundo criado.
Cons: Quests limitadas não repetíveis e não tão variadas como poderiam ser. Alguns pormenores melhoráveis na interface.