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Final Fantasy 14 Beta is out!

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So, its finally here, square fans gather round.

FINAL FANTASY 14 BETA IS OUT!

I've been waiting for this moment, the even better thing is the character you create will still be available if you play on the same server post-release!

You can get the beta here

Cheers!! :toast:
 
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sweet deal thanks. I almost preordered this for beta access, but if I can try it for free I'd rather do that!
 
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SWEET!!!! DLing now
 
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downloading now but im getting 70kb
 

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this makes me soooo F#$%ing mad. I pre ordered 13 for the ps3 got it. learned my code was for the early 14 beta. registered it entered it got confirmed. awaited key. didnt get one. now its public. imma rage
 

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Beta has been suspended until they can confirm a "bug".
 
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When did they start releasing betas for movies? :roll: They should call it a trailer.
 

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Final Fantasy has never been nor will it ever be as good as it was in the beginning
 
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go troll some ware else.



I'm just old school, I suppose. I can't bear to sit through 10 minute cutscenes to get to play for about 5. Gimme the FF games for Nintendo.

*shakes cane at damn kids on his lawn*
 

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this makes me soooo F#$%ing mad. I pre ordered 13 for the ps3 got it. learned my code was for the early 14 beta. registered it entered it got confirmed. awaited key. didnt get one. now its public. imma rage
funny thing is i hate FF, haven't played a single FF game since the time of NES and i got a closed beta key sent to me and never used it :p
 

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Welcome to the internets, wear your thickest skin...
Its free to try like it or lump it your choice.

The download was going slow so i just closed it, the client is 100mb or so but it downloads everything from the client i think?
 
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funny thing is i hate FF, haven't played a single FF game since the time of NES and i got a closed beta key sent to me and never used it :p
I reported this post because it is not fair. :mad:








Just kidding, but that is messed up. I pre-ordered FFXIII as well, punched in the pre-order key, and didn't get a beta key. What gives Square-Enix?!
 
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So its true, its suspended? We don't know how long?
 
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haha fail...

"THEIRS SO MANY BUGS IN THE BETA THAT BETA TESTING ISNT NECESSARY!"
 
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Oh well im signing up anyway cant argue with getting your hands on a new game way before retail for free, let alone something that's likely going to be Pay to Play.
 
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This isn't the first wave of beta signups. ;P
 

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no ... no ...no this picture tops 'em all

 

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update at the official website:

Along with the completion on investigation and correction of the critical issue, we have decided to begin FINAL FANTASY XIV Open Beta Test on Sep. 1, 2010 at 19:00 (PDT).

Starting on Sep. 1, 2010 at 19:00 (PDT), acquisition of registration code required for FINAL FANTASY XIV Open Beta Test will be available.

that's 2 AM GMT for the europeans
 

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you can go to fileplanet and grab the beta downloader let it run a bit and then start downloading the 5 gb patch file manually (it's a torrent). no idea if it will work to patch up to the release, but better than sitting here idle
 
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anyone know how to download the torrent faster, im gettin like 10KB on it

could it be that my ISP is just being douches and capping my bandwidth for torrents or somethin or is it everyone.