Final Fantasy XIV: Dawntrail is the highly anticipated expansion of the renowned MMORPG by Square Enix, set to launch in Summer 2024.
Here’s a detailed look into what this expansion offers, structured into key sections.
Release and platforms
Final Fantasy XIV: Dawntrail is scheduled for release in Summer 2024.
It will be available for PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC, bringing a significant update to the Final Fantasy XIV saga.
New world and areas
Players will be taken to the New World, Tural, and its capital, Tuliyollal.
The expansion introduces new areas like the mountainous Urqopacha, the forest of Yak T’el, the tropical region of Kozama’uka, and the arid region of Shaaloani.
Allied tribes and new threats
The expansion features new allied tribes, including the Pelupelu and the Moblins.
New threats like Valigarmanda and Eliminator add to the game’s challenges.
Increased level cap and new jobs
The level cap will increase from 90 to 100.
Multiple new jobs, including the dual-wielding “Viper” and the ranged DPS role “Pictomancer,” expand the gameplay options.
Expansive new content
Players can expect a wealth of new content, such as new dungeons, core battle content (FATEs, Hunts, Treasure Hunts, sidequests), new gear and recipes, and expansive new lifestyle content.
Graphical update and free trial expansion
The expansion will introduce the game’s first major graphical update, enhancing character and world visuals.
The existing free trial will also be expanded to include content from the Stormblood expansion.
Crossovers and collaborations
There will be a crossover questline with Final Fantasy XVI and a collaboration with Mediatonic’s Fall Guys, bringing unique content and experiences to the game.
Post-launch, players can look forward to new updates like the Alliance Raid “Echoes of Vana’diel,” the eight-player Raid “Arcadion,” the Ultimate Raid “Futures Rewritten,” and updates for Blue Mage and other aspects of the game.
Final Fantasy XIV: Dawntrail promises to be a massive expansion, offering both veterans and newcomers a richer, more immersive experience.
With its combination of new content, graphical improvements, and expanded universe, it’s set to be a landmark addition to the Final Fantasy XIV series.