Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn release date set

PlayStation 3 and PC MMORPG arrives late August.

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will launch on August 27 for $39.99 on PlayStation 3 and $29.99 on PC, Square Enix has announced.

A Collector’s Edition will be available for $79.99 on PlayStation 3, and a PC Collector’s Edition will be available for $69.99 exclusively at the Square Enix Online Store. It will include:

  • Collector’s box designed by Yoshitaka Amano, legendary Final Fantasy artist
  • 80-page “Art of Eorzea” hardcover art book featuring never-before-seen concept art
  • “The Waning of the Sixth Sun,” a special bonus video disc that takes a cinematic look at the events that led up to the realm being reborn
  • “Sounds of Eorzea” album that features musical scores by renowned Final Fantasy series composers
  • Five collectable character art cards
  • A Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn-branded security token to secure user accounts
  • In-game bonus items: Helm of Light, Baby Behemoth Minion, Coeurl Mount and Behemoth Barding

New accounts will get a 30-day trial period, and monthly subscriptions for new accounts start at $12.99.

Pre-orders will include early access to the game plus special in-game items, including a Cait Sith Doll Minion vanity pet and Mog Cap-themed headgear.

View the final box art and collector’s edition images at the gallery. Watch a new Eorzea walkthrough video below.

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