FFXIV 7.0’s story planning has now been accomplished, director Naoki Yoshida and composer Masayoshi Soken communicate within the Last Fantasy XIV radio present episode “From Eorzea with Love”. Following the launch of the FFXIV 6.2 replace and the brand new fan-favorite characteristic Island Sanctuary, Yoshida and Soken appeared on the multi-year present to speak about the way forward for among the finest MMORPGs.
In a dialog with present host and FFXIV voice actor Yoshino Nanjō, the pair mentioned some preliminary particulars of the subsequent FFXIV enlargement and a few of the characters which can be deliberate to be highlighted extra prominently. In line with the present’s dwell weblog (through Mkillerby), the chore of defining the story for the subsequent post-Endwalker enlargement is now full. Additionally, Yoshida says key artwork for 7.0 has already been ordered.
For context, author Natsuko Ishikawa, who served because the lead story designer for each Shadowbringers and Endwalker, beforehand famous that the Endwalker residences befell in fall and winter 2019, though some plot factors had been rewritten earlier than the enlargement was launched in November 2021.
Yoshida, Soken, and Nanjō additionally mentioned the upcoming function of Krile, probably the most well-known FFXIV character voiced by Nanjō. A member of the Scions for the reason that Heavensward enlargement, the witty Lalafelle shortly gained reputation amongst followers for her unmistakable yellow hooded jacket with giant animal ears, and for her cheeky but loving ribs to a few of the recreation’s longtime forged.
Crile’s potential as a distinguished Echo person has all the time been excessive, usually taking a number one function in pushing Scion’s actions ahead. Nonetheless, she usually did it from the again seat, with followers clamoring for her to play a extra distinguished function within the course of. Earlier this 12 months, Yoshida mentioned that the staff intends to present Creel extra focus in future content material, and has now confirmed that she’s going to play an lively function within the upcoming 7.0 enlargement.
In fact, given Nanjo’s presence within the interview, Krill was naturally the principle focus, so we do not know precisely the place it will play out within the full recreation. Nonetheless, the staff is hinting that Scion could lastly get a brand new outfit within the subsequent enlargement – in addition they notice that Krile’s ponytail has all the time existed, even in her authentic hood design by artist Ayumi Namae. Nanjo additionally says throughout the present that he hopes to get the chance to voice a dumb character sooner or later.
Yoshida additionally notes that whereas “From Eorzea with Love” is coming to an finish after eight years, he hopes to do one thing particular for the sport’s tenth anniversary in 2023 and tackle new challenges each inside and outdoors of the sport.
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