In order to conduct maintenance on the infrastructure as well as to implement measures for handling heavy server load FFXIV will be performing maintenance on all worlds at Tuesday, September 28 from 04.00 hours CEST until 12.00 hours CEST. During this time FINAL FANTASY XIV will be unavailable. As usual, completion time is subject to change.
New World has published the server list for the release of the game at September 28 and has also announced that pre-download is set for September 27 at 17:00 hours CEST. The game will be playable at 08.00 hours CEST on Tuesday morning . There will be 60 EU servers, 22 NA West, 54 NA East, 11 Australia and 26 South American servers to start with. Amazon also announced two [...]
The scoring process for New World’s soundtrack is documented in a video. Audio director Jean-Edouard Miclot and composers Ramin Djawadi and Brandon Campbell talk about how they came to score New World. The inspiration for the soundtrack comes from one of the most popular fantasy franchises in TV history: Game of Thrones. So much so that the composer on the HBO epic helped create the sound of Amazon’s Aeternum.
British actor Stephen Critchlow passed away at September 19th, 2021 at the age of 54. He played Count Edmont De Fortemps in Final Fantasy 14 online and also narrated the entirety of the expansion Heavensward. In a moving tribute to Critchlow’s memory, fans are holding mass in-game vigils outside Fortemps Manor, where the late actor’s character lives. Many stood in quiet silence for hours while others lit bonfires to commemorate the […]
The next Fantastic Beasts movie, The Secrets of Dumbledore, will open in the movie theaters on April 15, 2022. The third entry in the fantasy franchise was originally scheduled to release on July 15 of next year. Fantastic Beasts is placed decades before Harry Potter goes to Hogwarts and features a much younger Dumbledore. The film’s official logline reads as follows: “Professor Albus Dumbledore knows the powerful dark wizard Gellert […]
Discord started to test YouTube integration, just weeks after YouTube forced some popular Discord music bots offline. This new feature has appeared in a small number of Discord servers as part of what appears to be a new test of a collaboration between Discord and YouTube. It is called Watch Together and it allows Discord members to watch YouTube videos together. They can create a playlist of YouTube videos by […]
Open beta for New World starts on Thursday September 9 at 16.00 hours (cest) and continue until Monday September 13 08.59 hours (cest). You don’t need to own the game to participate. Interested players will be able to request access beginning on Wednesday September 8 at 16.00 hours (cest) on the Steam store page where a new item will show up. It will look just like the Pre-Purchase New World […]
Final Fantasy XIV is bringing back its limited-time Final Fantasy XV crossover event A Nocturne for Heroes, and with it comes another chance for players to get the Regalia Type-F mount. The event starts September 13 and lasts until October 18. It will only be the second time this 4-seater mount has been available, with the first chance happening back in 2019. Players will need to be at least level […]