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Final Fantasy 14 releases today for PS5 alongside final story patch for Shadowbringers

Final Fantasy 14 Online releases today for PS5 alongside Patch 5.55.

First released last month as an open beta, the PS5 version of Final Fantasy 14 Online comes with a host of new features.

You can expect framerate improvements, faster load times, and 4K resolution support. The PS5 version also featuresDualSense Haptic Feedback, new Trophies, and 3D audio support.

The PS5 release comes alongside the final story patch ahead of the fourth expansion pack Endwalker, which is out in November.

Patch 5.55 marks the conclusion of Shadowbringers by bringing additions to the main scenario, YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse and Save the Queen questlines.

Contents of Patch 5.55 can be found below:

  • Patch 5.5 Main Scenario, Part II – The second part of this final main scenario update before Endwalker sets the stage for the upcoming expansion in grand fashion.
  • YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse – Additional YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse story has been added to this epic crossover questline.
  • “Save the Queen” Questline Update – This latest update includes a new field area, “Zadnor,” an increased resistance rank cap of 25, final enhancement of resistance weapons, and new large-scale battle content Dalriada for up to 48 players.

The Final Fantasy 14 Online Complete Edition, Starter Edition, and the Shadowbringers expansion pack are available on the PlayStation Store.

Additionally, if you have a PS4 license registered to your account, you can upgrade to the PS5 Upgrade Edition at no extra cost.

New players can experience the game on PS5 via the Free Trial version or by purchasing the Complete Edition.

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