If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Final Fantasy 14 live-action series in the works at production company behind The Witcher adaptation

A live-action adaptation of Final Fantasy 14 is in the works at Sony Pictures and Hivemind, the production company behind Netflix's upcoming adaptation of The Witcher.

The original story set in the world of Eorzea, based on Final Fantasy 14, will explore the "struggle between magic and technology" in a quest to bring peace to "a land in conflict," according to the announcement.

Viewers familiar with Final Fantasy 14 will recognize some of the hallmarks of the title's mythology. Expect to see magitek and beastmen, airships and chocobos along with a mix of new faces. It will also include Cid, who has appeared in almost every installment of the franchise to date.

Final Fantasy 14

Jason F. Brown, Sean Daniel, and Dinesh Shamdasani of Hivemind will serve as executive producers on the series. Ben Lustig and Jake Thornton (Winter's Knight, The Wells Initiative) will write for the series and serve as executive producers.

Additional information on production, network, or a release window was not provided.

You're not signed in!

Create your ReedPop ID & unlock community features and much, much more!

Create account
About the Author
Stephany Nunneley-Jackson avatar

Stephany Nunneley-Jackson

News Editor

Stephany is VG247’s News Editor. With a brain that lacks adhesive ducks, the ill-tempered, chaotic neutral fembot does her best to bring you the most interesting gaming news. She is also unofficially the site’s Lord of the Rings/Elder Scrolls Editor.

Comments
VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

Explore our store
VG247 Merch