Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Beta Testing

Monday, January 7th, 2013

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Calling all Final Fantasy fans! Do you have an email address? A Date of birth? How about a Sony PlayStation 3 or a gaming computer?  If you said yes to all of these questions, then you’re in luck! Beta testing applications are now open for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn.

Final Fantasy XIV

The upcoming re-launch of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has led to a new round of beta testing. The game, which is a reboot of the original Final Fantasy XIV, needs your help! Beta testers who meet the Legacy campaign requirements, which are listed below, can now apply. Simply play the game and let loose with its shortcomings or awesomeness, whichever the case may be. We’re hoping for total awesomeness but please, if you’re going to do this, don’t be afraid to be honest about any technical issues or whatever they are asking for you to be on the lookout for.

Application Requirements:

  • Must possess a Square Enix account.
  •  If you do not have a Square Enix account, please create one.
  • Accounts are not necessary when submitting the application.
  • Must agree to the FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn Tester Agreement.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Must be willing to participate actively and submit bug reports in at least one of the following languages: Japanese, English, French, German

Windows PC Beta Test Requirements

  • Must have a PC that meets the minimum system requirements of the game.
  • Must have access to a broadband internet connection and the ability to download large patches.
OS Windows® XP 32bit, Windows® Vista 32/64bit, Windows® 7 32/64 bit
CPU Intel® Core™2 Duo
Memory 2 GB
Available space on hard disk/SSD 20 GB
Graphics card NVIDIA® Geforce® 8800 Series, ATI Radeon™ HD 4770
Screen resolution 1280 x 720
Internet Persistent broadband internet connection required

European gamers can also apply here.


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What's up everyone? Crystal here! I spend my time writing up the news for you all and keeping us all up to date with incoming game info from Japan. I do a little bit of everything else around here, too. 🙂 Happy Reading!