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Final Fantasy XI Exclusive Update Preview: A New Beginning

Posted Mon, Nov 10, 2008 by Ralsu

Old is New. New is Old.

Ten Ton Hammer's Danny "Ralsu" Gourley has visited Final Fantasy XI's Vana'diel several times, and he finds himself drawn into the story a little more with each trip. With the latest changes coming to the game, could Square Enix finally overcome Ralsu's frustration with a login system that takes CIA clearance to reach his inner-Final Fantasy geek?

Yes, I have played Final Fantasy I, IV-VIII, X-XII, Tactics, Tactics Advance, Tactics A2, Mystical Quest and maybe even a couple of the Legends games on the Game Boy. Yes, I have seen some of the anime and the first Final Fantasy movie. Yes, I have a Cloud Strife action figure (And Aerith. And a chocobo.). And maybe I laminated an image of the Sphere Grid from FFX for easy reference. And possibly the License Board from FFXII.


Find out how Ralsu reacts to a new tutorial for newbs and a mentoring system to help bring people together right here.
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