Whereas Xbox customers can play a hefty variety of titles within the Remaining Fantasy sequence, Final Fantasy XIV stays unique to PlayStation and PC. Xbox boss Phil Spencer famous in 2019 that he wished to see the MMO arrive on Xbox, however nothing has modified after practically three years. Fortunately, it appears Spencer has not forgotten his earlier feedback. Japanese outlet Game Watch not too long ago requested Spencer about the potential of Remaining Fantasy XIV lastly coming to Xbox. Whereas Spencer didn’t provide something concrete, he did present a little bit hope for people who nonetheless wish to see it occur.
“We actually introduced that (laughs). Naturally, we’ve not given up but. This can be a dedication from each Microsoft and Square Enix to avid gamers and we are going to proceed to coordinate our efforts,” Spencer instructed Recreation Watch.
Remaining Fantasy XIV has been round for fairly a while, however the recreation noticed an enormous uptick in curiosity over the past 12 months, thanks partly to high-profile streamers on Twitch. For a short while, curiosity really bought to be an excessive amount of for Sq. Enix to deal with, forcing the writer to place a brief halt on new gross sales for the sport. Issues have cooled down a bit since then, however an Xbox port might actually end in much more gamers checking the sport out.
Earlier this 12 months, Sq. Enix laid out a 10-year roadmap for Remaining Fantasy XIV, so the corporate has no plans to cease supporting it anytime quickly. In fact, that roadmap didn’t embody any plans for Xbox, however that might actually change sooner or later. For now, Xbox followers will simply have to attend and see if the scenario modifications, and if Spencer and Sq. Enix can discover some strategy to make it occur. Till then, Remaining Fantasy XIV is obtainable on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC, and readers can try all of our earlier protection of the sport right here.
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[H/T: Video Games Chronicle]