The Resonance of Eorzea

Saturday, March 23, 2019

FanFest Tokyo 2019 - Day Two!

Day Two of the FanFest in Tokyo commences with various excellent information that SE were gracious enough to exhibit today... truly magnificent stuff.

Ongoing Live right now Twitch Channel in Japanese and English

The legendary scenario director Oda-san also made an appearance to respond to questions...

More information regarding pre-orders and upcoming album release...

Zenos coming to Dissidia!!!

Here are some of Dev team's creative staff who are responsible to helping to create some of the stunning towns and cities of Hydaelyn...

They had some wonderful information to share, including the design process and planning in order to create a city for FFXIV.   This has always been one of my core interests of the game-- the conceptual development of fantasy style cities and environments --and I found all the exhibition of their process truly fascinating.

Concept art from Rapture shown at E3 2005... absolutely wicked.

The development of the environments, starting off with how the team takes Yoshi's theme word... in this case "Dark Fantasy"... and begin the development of key words that help to emphasize that theme.  Here are some of his notes...

Also be sure to look forward to the FFXIV x FFXV event called "A Nocturne For Heroes" which will run from Tuesday April 16th, 2019 to May 27th, 2019 -- as such, designating itself a s time limited event.

We will get the four-player mount (the awesome Regalia car), Noct's hairstyle and his gear.

And once again, here is the video