Square Enix has announced that the PlayStation 3 version of MMO Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will release on August 27. The game will require a monthly subscription fee of £7.69/€10.99.
Gamers who pre-order A Realm Reborn will get early access to the realm of Eorzea, a Cait Sith Doll Minion, and a Mog Cap. If you want even more goodies, then the Collector's Edition might be more your thing.
FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn Collector’s Edition details
- Art of Eorzea – An 80-page hardcover art book featuring never-before-seen concept art.
- The Waning of the Sixth Sun – A special bonus video disc that takes a cinematic look at the events leading up to the realm being reborn.
- Sounds of Eorzea – An album that features musical scores by renowned FINAL FANTASY series composers.
- Art Cards – Five collectable character cards.
- In-game bonus items – Helm of Light, Baby Behemoth Minion, Coeurl Mount and Behemoth Barding
What do you think about the monthly subscription fee? Is Square Enix asking for too much in a world where most MMOs are now free to play?