Tag archive for "Naoki Yoshida"

11 News

“Deep Dungeons” Announced for Final Fantasy XIV; New Mobile App and Info on New Content Revealed

During a panel at PAX East, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida made quite a few announcements about the future of the game, including a new concept of dungeon that you could ...Read More

on April 23, 2016 1:04 PM
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Industrial Band Accuses Final Fantasy XIV Composer of Plagiarism; Square Enix Denies Claims

With the release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn's patch 2.0 "The Gears of Change," Square Enix added the Containment Bay S1T7 instanced fight, prompting players to fight the evil Sephirot (not that Sephirot), and ...Read More

on February 25, 2016 7:55 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festivals 2016-2017 Announced with a Trailer, Dates and Locations

During the Live Letter which was broadcast on December 23, 2015 from Eorzea Café in Japan, Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida unveiled more information regarding the dates and locations of Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival 2016-2017. ...Read More

on December 23, 2015 9:09 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV’s Naoki Yoshida Discusses Alexander Savage, Exploratory Missions and Anima Weapons

During the Live Letter which was broadcast on December 23, 2015 from Eorzea Café in Japan, Final Fantasy XIV Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida discussed the current state of the game covering three main topics: Alexander Savage, ...Read More

on December 23, 2015 9:08 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida Introduces Patch 3.2 Content During Live Letter

During the Live Letter which was broadcast on December 23, 2015 from Eorzea Café in Japan, Final Fantasy XIV Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida teased the new content that will be implemented in upcoming patch 3.2. ...Read More

on December 23, 2015 9:05 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV’s Next Letter from the Producer LIVE Will Include Patch 3.2 Preview

Final Fantasy XIV: A Real Reborn's next Letter from the Producer will be live streamed right from Eorzea Café in Japan on December 23, 2015 at 2.30 am (PST). As usual, Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida ...Read More

on December 12, 2015 10:46 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV 3.15 Patch Coming in December; the Wait for 3.2 Won’t Be as Long as for 3.1

Final Fantasy XIV players had to be quite patient after the release of the Heavensward expansion as it nearly took 5 months for the first major update to  be implemented. In a recent interview with Japanese ...Read More

on November 29, 2015 8:52 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV’s Naoki Yoshida Discusses About Adjustments to Exploratory Missions on the Official Forums

Final Fantasy XIV Producer and Director, Naoki Yoshida, wrote today a post on the official forums regarding potential adjustments to the Exploratory Missions that might happen in a future hotfix following players' feedback. While some changes are ...Read More

on November 25, 2015 4:48 PM
58 Interviews

Final Fantasy XIV’s Naoki Yoshida Talks Raids, User-Made UI Mods, Xbox One, NX and More

We're close to the second anniversary of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn's successful launch, and players are enjoying the Heavensward expansion. In order to get the pulse of the game, I had a chat with Producer ...Read More

on August 13, 2015 3:44 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Version’s Graphics Might Be Improved; 3.1 Patch Details and More Shared

Today Square Enix broadcasted the new Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Letter from the Producer Live, and Producer Naoki Yoshida provided quite a lot of information on what we can expect for the future of the ...Read More

on July 10, 2015 4:19 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV Director Talks Mac Client; Shows How Developers Should Behave When they Screw Up

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn's Mac Client was launched with very serious performance issues, preventing many customers to enjoy the game they purchased. Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida issued a statement on the Lodestone, not only ...Read More

on July 5, 2015 3:03 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Renders Show Awesome Expansion Gear; E3 Events Announced

If you want to catch a glimpse on some of the spiffy equipment that will be introduced with Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn's expansion Heavensward, Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida shown some rather awesome renders yesterday ...Read More

on May 22, 2015 5:53 PM
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New Final Fantasy XIV Expansion Screenshots Show Flying Fat Chocobo and Enormous Vistas on PS4/PS3/PC

Yesterday was Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida's 42nd birthday, and fans across the world have been quick to find out and to fill the official forums and social channels with their ...Read More

on May 1, 2015 4:21 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV Gets More Info About Expansion, the New Jobs and Upcoming Livestream

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida shared a few more pieces of information about the Heavensward expansion during a livestream from the Nico Nico Chokaigi event in Chiba, near Tokyo. ...Read More

on April 25, 2015 11:47 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward Benchmark Available Monday; Supports DirectX 11 and it Looks Fantastic

During the Letter from the Producer Live broadcasted from the Nico Nico Chokaigi event in Japan, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida announced that the benchmark of the Heavensward expansion will be ...Read More

on April 24, 2015 10:25 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Gets More Info on the New Race, Airships, Flying and Much More

During today's Letter from the Producer Live broadcast from Tokyo, Final Fantasy XIV: a Realm Reborn Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida talked at length about the upcoming expansion Heavensward, which will be released for PS4, PS3, PC ...Read More

on April 11, 2015 5:40 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward Expansion Gets a Release Date for PS4, PS3 and PC; Mac Version Announced

During a panel at PAX East, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida finally announced the release date of the Heavensward expansion for Square Enix's MMORPG. ...Read More

on March 7, 2015 12:51 PM
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Xbox One Version of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Might Have Just Been Teased by Square Enix

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is only on PC, PS3 and PS4 at the moment, but there are many who would like to be able to play the game on Xbox One as well. ...Read More

on February 2, 2015 10:45 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Showcases Gold Saucer, Triple Triad, Chocobo Racing and More; Coming 2/24

Today Square Enix aired a new Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Letter from the Producer Live, and Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida showcased the Manderville Gold Saucer, which will be implemented in February with patch 2. ...Read More

on January 31, 2015 11:30 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV PS4/PS3 Free Trial Coming December 11th; PS4 Upgrade Extended

Initially the offer to upgrade the PS3 version of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn for free to the PS4 version was supposed to expire at the end of the year, but during the latest Letter from ...Read More

on December 1, 2014 6:32 AM
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Check Out the Beautiful Final Fantasy XIV Cafe in Tokyo With a Comment by Naoki Yoshida

A litte while ago, Square Enix opened the Eorzea Cafe, in Akihabara, Tokyo, and today I had a chance to give the place and its Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn-themed dishes and drinks a spin. ...Read More

on September 17, 2014 1:23 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn – Lots of New Information Shared in Latest Live Broadcast

Square Enix just concluded the broadcast of the 17th Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Letter from the Producer Live, and it was a special occasion as it was part of the celebrations for the game's 1st ...Read More

on August 23, 2014 2:05 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV’s Naoki Yoshida Interview: Expansion, Xbox One Version, DirectX 11 Client and Much More

When you think about Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, especially if you are a  veteran of the game, it's difficult not to think about Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida. His leadership contributed to creating one ...Read More

on August 15, 2014 4:37 PM
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Square Enix Ready For Xbox One Version of Final Fantasy XIV at any Time, But it Might Not Happen Soon

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida hinted in the past at the possibility of an Xbox One port of the game, so today I asked about it during an interview at Gamescom. ...Read More

on August 14, 2014 5:06 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Producer and Director, Naoki Yoshida, Talks About PS4 Upgrades

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn producer and director, Naoki Yoshida, sat down to talk to about the upgrades the game received moving forward from PS3 to PS4. ...Read More

on April 14, 2014 12:08 PM
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Final Fantasy XIV Director Naoki Yoshida Praises Final Fantasy XI’s Continued Longevity and Success

Nearly 12 years after its initial launch, Square Enix's Final Fantasy XI is one of the few MMORPG's left that is sustained by a regular monthly subscription. Its popularity has since been usurped by the natural passage ...Read More

on March 10, 2014 2:33 PM
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PS4 Port of Final Fantasy XIV Has Unlocked Framerate up to 60 FPS at 1080p; Limited Due to Heat Issues

While we already knew that the PS4 version of Final Fantasy XIV: a Realm Reborn would run at 1080p native resolution, there has been a bit of back and forth on its frame rate, with Producer and ...Read More

on February 20, 2014 5:07 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV PS4 NA Box Art Shines with Black Magic; Team “Very Proud” of Results on PS4

The PS4 version of Final Fantasy XIV: A realm Reborn is approaching fast and Square Enix released box artwork of the North American version of the game, together with the collector's edition and the sleeve that will ...Read More

on February 3, 2014 4:51 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Letter From the Producer Live XII: All the Info and Relevant Screencaps

Today Square Enix broadcasted the 12th Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Letter from the Producer Live, starring Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida and Assistant Director Hiroshi Takai as they responded a large batch of questions from ...Read More

on January 25, 2014 8:57 AM
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Final Fantasy XIV Director Naoki Yoshida Will Write a Regular Column on Famitsu

There are few things that indicate the success of a game or a developer in Japan like being granted a regular column on the most popular gaming publication of the archipelago of the raising sun, Weekly Famitsu. ...Read More

on December 26, 2013 5:53 PM