Square Enix launched a new FFXIV trailer for Patch 5.1 – Vows of Virtue, Deeds of Cruelty, and the video displayed much more of the NieR: Automata combination raid that will be seen with the update.
The FFXIV and NieR collaboration are one of the biggest crossovers the MMORPG has taken on, and excitement is high after one of the best expansions in genre history in Shadowbringers – not to mention NieR: Automata’s stature coming with it more reputation for fabulous execution.
Naoki Yoshida revealed they will release a patch 5.1 that will boost certain aspects of the game massively.
The patch which is named “Vows of Virtue, Deeds of Cruelty” will come out in the last week of October.
Apart from the main features, there will be a host of other features like the trials, a third Ultimate-tier raid and the latest custom deliveries for Kai-Shirr.
The new patches 5.1 and even 5.2 is intended to make the sophisticated and complex crafting easier. This is especially meant for the new players.
The user interface has been designed in a very simplistic manner. As for the gatherers, the feature of Sneak will replace Stealth.
Blue Mage has apparently been leveled up along with getting a host of new spells. In the new patch, it will get a new job quest alongside various exciting spells.
Like Vivi, Orunitia said, life doesn’t last forever. So just go out there and enjoy your ‘final fantasy’
The new Game Plus will let you replay the chapters. However, they cautioned that the fans would have to wait for sometime before this feature becomes available.
There was also a preview of the soundtrack and the fans on social media found it very familiar.
Patch 5.1 is one of the grandest releases of the autumn – and it’s hitting soon, as FFXIV Patch 5.1 releases on October 29, 2019.