- Sony's Social Media Senior Specialist Chris Morell
has shared a Final Fantasy XIV PlayStation 3 GamesCom interview tonight on the PlayStation Blog.
To quote: Many of you have been asking about Final Fantasy XIV since its announcement a few months back at E3.
During my Gamescom Cologne stay, Square Enix invited me to a small roundtable discussion (along with some new friends at ZAM
) with Final Fantasy XIV producer Hiromichi Tanaka
and Sage Sundi
. Our 30 minutes flew by, but we definitely got to some good stuff, which you can read in its entirely below.
You recently talked at E3 about how the game closely relates to Final Fantasy XI. How have the monsters and races changed from FF XI to XIV.
Because we're using a new graphic engine, the graphics are really different from FFXI and you can see more details on both monsters and races. Regarding the races, to encourage people to shift smoothly from FFXI, you will see very similar types of classes. But if you actually make your own character, you'll be able to select your own colour of hair, skin, eye color, shape of your face, etc. There will be a wide range of variety to customize.
After E3, you mentioned...