Square Enix will announce a concrete release date for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn at the end of May, producer Naoki Yoshida said in his latest Letter from the Producer.
“Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will be released in summer 2013,” Yoshida said. “It will be a worldwide release for the PC and PlayStation 3, available in Japanese, English, French, and German. At the end of the month we’ll announce the release date, along with pricing and details on the collector’s edition. We’ll also start accepting preorders at the end of the month.”
The MMORPG’s upcoming phase three of beta testing will add “Ul’dah and Limsa Lominsa, nearly one hundred new FATE encounters, four additional dungeons, main scenario quests up to level 20, grand companies, provisioning missions, free companies,” and battle system revisions, according to Yoshida. The PlayStation 3 beta will start alongside it, as well.