Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Gets a Batch of Lovely Character Illustrations by Akihiko Yoshida

on June 30, 2013 12:26 PM

Another beta weekend of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has ended, and fans on Twitter and on the official forums are already having withdrawals, but in order to help Square Enix released a batch of character art by Lead Character Designer Akihiko Yoshida.

The illustrations, that you can see in the gallery below, show each of the eight basic classes available in the game, including Arcanist that still didn’t appear in the beta. The order is as follows: Arcanist, Archer, Conjurer, Gladiator, Lancer, Marauder, Pugilist and Thaumaturge.

As usual Yoshida’s soft and charming style does a lovely work of depicting Final Fantasy XIV‘s characters. Now if only Square Enix left the beta open 24/7…

 /  Executive News Editor
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