While Xbox customers can play a hefty variety of titles within the Final Fantasy sequence, Final Fantasy XIV stays unique to PlayStation and PC. Xbox boss Phil Spencer famous in 2019 that he needed to see the MMO arrive on Xbox, however nothing has modified after practically three years. Luckily, it appears Spencer has not forgotten his earlier feedback. Japanese outlet Game Watch lately requested Spencer about the potential for Final Fantasy XIV lastly coming to Xbox. While Spencer didn’t supply something concrete, he did present slightly hope for those who nonetheless need to see it occur.
“We certainly announced that (laughs). Naturally, we haven’t given up yet. This is a commitment from both Microsoft and Square Enix to gamers and we will continue to coordinate our efforts,” Spencer informed Game Watch.
Final Fantasy XIV has been round for fairly a while, however the game noticed an enormous uptick in curiosity during the last yr, thanks partially to high-profile streamers on Twitch. For a short time, curiosity really obtained to be an excessive amount of for Square Enix to deal with, forcing the writer to place a short lived halt on new gross sales for the game. Things have cooled down a bit since then, however an Xbox port might actually lead to much more gamers checking the game out.
Earlier this yr, Square Enix laid out a 10-year roadmap for Final Fantasy XIV, so the corporate has no plans to cease supporting it anytime quickly. Of course, that roadmap didn’t embrace any plans for Xbox, however that might actually change in some unspecified time in the future. For now, Xbox followers will simply have to attend and see if the scenario modifications, and if Spencer and Square Enix can discover some option to make it occur. Until then, Final Fantasy XIV is accessible on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC, and readers can take a look at all of our earlier protection of the game proper right here.
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[H/T: Video Games Chronicle]