The MMO could continue to expand if its arrival on Xbox is confirmed.
The Final Fantasy franchise is enjoying everyone’s attention. The RPG video game series created by Square Enix is in good health following the successful premiere of Final Fantasy 7 Remake last year, with two other installments on the way as Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin and Final Fantasy 16: Awakening on the way. It is emerging to continue generating great sales even after 34 years from its first delivery.
A clear example is Final Fantasy 14, the MMORPG delivery based on the fantasy world has already gathered more than 24 million active players on a monthly basis, thus becoming the most profitable title in the entire saga, surpassing the 22 million that had recorded last April.
In an interview from the franchise’s producer, Naoki Yoshida to IGNSquare Enix explained the evolutionary line of the popular online video game, which opened the doors of its servers in 2010 and took five years to gather 4 million players. The 10 million arrived in 2017 and since then that number has increased to reach 24 million current players.
On the other hand, the Final Fantasy creative assured that they have entered into conversations with Microsoft to try to bring the MMORPG to Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, although they have not yet reached an agreement with Phil Spencer to make the jump to their platforms. , does not rule out that it happens in the future.
“I’m not saying we don’t have an Xbox version, so I hope the time is right for an informative update on this for gamers soon. Sure there are many things that people want to know, although I can not uncover anything. When the time comes I am convinced that the time will come to do it, ”Yoshida said in the interview with IGN.
What’s next for the game? On November 24, the Endwalker expansion for Final Fantasy 14 will be released, marking the game’s arrival on PlayStation 5.