Final Fantasy XIV gets first details for Patch 4.1, releases next month

by on September 4, 2017

Square Enix announced the first details for Patch 4.1 for FFXIV that arrives next month.

At a 14 hour live stream for FFXIV‘s 4th anniversary, we got to know some details about the Ivalice aspect of Patch 4.1, and that the Yokai Watch collaboration is back on from today. Patch 4.1 will be called “The Legend Returns” and some of the new content arriving in it is as follows:

New Main Scenario and Side Quests – including the return of Hildibrand
New Alliance Raid – Return to Ivalice
New Primal Battle – The Extreme version of the Main Story boss
New Ultimate Difficulty – The Unending Coil of Bahamut (Ultimate)
New PvP Content – Rival Wings 24 vs 24
New Instanced Dungeon – The Drowned City of Skalla
The Lost Canals of Uznair Update – New Maps leading to Deeper Submerged Chambers, New Systems and New Enemies
Adventurer Squadron Updates – New Missions where you can form a party and enter Dungeons with your Squadron Members
New Beast Tribe Quests – The Kojin
Housing Update – Shirogane Plots and Relocation Service Available

Yasumi Matsuno of FFXII and Tactics fame joined the stream to talk about the Return to Ivalice 24 player raid which he is writing the scenario for.

Final Fantasy XIV is the best numbered Final Fantasy game in the last few years and you can try it for free today with the free trial. Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood is available on PlayStation 4, Windows, and macOS.