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FFXIV RP escape

Earlier this evening I recalled that a group of people on Balmung server of Final Fantasy XIV were going to get together to do some roleplaying. I considered not going, then decided I would try, then messed up the time and thought it started several hours later than it actually did start, was almost an […]

Final Fantasy XIV Housing

In a post to the forums Final Fantasy producer and director Naoki Yoshida expressed understanding and deep apology at the failure of preparation of sufficient plots for players who wished to relocate to the new housing area in Shirogane. It was also noticed that there was a rush of players trying to log into the […]

Final Fantasy Wine; Ifrit Rouge and Shiva Blanc

Winehouse.com has two limited edition wines available as part of Square Enix’s celebration of Final Fantasy’s 30th anniversary. The Shiva Blanc, a 2015 Château des Bois white wine, and the Ifrit Rogue, a 2016 Château des Bois red wine with hints of strawberry and other freshly picked fruits. Each of the wines bears a label […]

2 day Final Fantasy XIV North American server transfers

Final Fantasy XIV is going down tonight while they move the servers for North America. I’ve got all my crops in the gardens harvested so will not lose anything, also have my airship back out on a 48 hour tour of the Diadem.

Gamer Journal

I had planned to work more on getting Krys’a through the main story quest today, but instead I ended up doing some stuff on my little Xaela character Nigen. The leader of her Freecompany was planning ot do their dailies, so I went along on the leveling roulete on her, since she can do as […]

Gamer Journal

Spent my gaming time in Final Fantasy XIV again today. Gathered a bunch of grade one Shroud topsoil for one of the freecompanies I am in (full stack of 99 bags of it put into the company chest), harvested and replanted some shards in some grade 1 Shroud soil in the FC garden bed. Then […]

Gamer Journal

I spent most of my time in games today just doing catch-up stuff for Krys on the main story in Final Fantasy XIV. Four of my buddies in the Freecompany that Krys is in helped me take out the Titan Hard Mode fight in an unsynced run, and I then poked away at the main […]

Gamer Journal: Shiva Pony!

I was just lazying about on Tris’tan and ended up joining a late night Shiva pony farm. It was not easy getting members for it at the time it was formed, but we finally got 5 people who did not drop out after a few moments of waiting for the party to fill.

As usual […]

Hunting Hawk Final Fantasy XIV

At long last, Tris’tan has the hunting hawk to accompany him when he goes out mining. A friend sent him to Tris as an early birthday gift to me. 🙂

The hunting Hawk is a Diadem item gotten for going on airship runs into the Diadem. I’ve wanted one for Tris since the thing […]

Final Fantasy XIV: people rolling Need for wrong reasons

There is a problem in Final Fantasy XIV for people that are trying to upgrade their gear by running dungeons. Too many players have no concept of how to use the NEED – GREED – PASS options when items drop in dungeons. For those who are playing the game for the fun rather than racing […]