“Goodbye alpha, hello beta!” says these new Final Fantasy XIV screenshots, already showing huge visual improvements over the alpha version. Square Enix has even provided shots from the alpha to compare to those of the beta. You’ll definitely notice the difference. The game’s world map is also included.
The beta hasn’t been released publicly yet – it looks like Square Enix has just been eager to show us what they’ve been up to.
A comparison shot can be seen below, with the alpha version on the top and the beta on the bottom.
BIG difference, huh? Check out all the high-res screenshots at the gallery.