Sq. Enix beforehand introduced that it was engaged on a Final Fantasy XI mobile game reboot to deliver the studio’s first Remaining Fantasy MMORPG onto smaller screens all over the place. With Remaining Fantasy XIV being such an enormous hit after its relaunch, Remaining Fantasy XI continues to obtain updates and on-line help. Nevertheless, upon additional deliberation, the cell port simply wasn’t as much as the requirements the corporate hoped for.
Nexon, the studio truly dealing with the event of the cell port, confirmed just lately by GameBiz.jp (through Gematsu) that each it and Sq. Enix agree that the sport is not assembly the standard requirements they want. From a inventive perspective, it wasn’t assembly the imaginative and prescient it initially had concerning taking this MMORPG expertise to cell platforms.
The excellent news, nonetheless, is that with the cancelation additionally comes the peace of mind that this determination has not resulted in layoffs. As an alternative, in accordance with the preliminary report, the group assigned to this cell port has been assigned elsewhere.
Sq. Enix first introduced the mobile plans for Final Fantasy XI back in 2015, and the plan was to launch it the very subsequent yr. That clearly did not occur and we did not even get a follow-up look till Might 2018 with a couple of screenshots. Whereas the cancelation could also be a bummer for some, it is a good transfer, particularly given the pattern that continues to escalate lately of studios launching titles earlier than they’re prepared, or earlier than they are satisfied with the end product.
Within the meantime, Remaining Fantasy XIV continues to develop. With quite a few expansions, revamps to the mechanics, and an ever-growing group, the newest MMORPG within the Remaining Remaining franchise is prospering superbly.
What do you consider Nexon and Sq. Enix’s determination to cancel the Remaining Fantasy XI cell port? Sensible transfer, or had been you wanting ahead to taking this expertise on the go? Hold forth along with your ideas within the remark part beneath. Do it for the chocobos.