Sq. Enix beforehand introduced that it was engaged on a Remaining Fantasy XI cellular recreation reboot to deliver the studio’s first Remaining Fantasy MMORPG onto smaller screens in all places. With Remaining Fantasy XIV being such an enormous hit after its relaunch, Remaining Fantasy XI continues to obtain updates and on-line help. Nonetheless, upon additional deliberation, the cellular port simply wasn’t as much as the requirements the corporate hoped for.
Nexon, the studio really dealing with the event of the cellular port, confirmed lately by way of GameBiz.jp (by way of Gematsu) that each it and Sq. Enix agree that the sport is not assembly the standard requirements they want. From a inventive perspective, it wasn’t assembly the imaginative and prescient it initially had relating to taking this MMORPG expertise to cellular platforms.
The excellent news, nonetheless, is that with the cancelation additionally comes the peace of mind that this resolution has not resulted in layoffs. As a substitute, in accordance with the preliminary report, the crew assigned to this cellular port has been assigned elsewhere.
Sq. Enix first introduced the cellular plans for Remaining Fantasy XI again in 2015, and the plan was to launch it the very subsequent 12 months. That clearly did not occur and we did not even get a follow-up look till Could 2018 with a couple of screenshots. Whereas the cancelation could also be a bummer for some, it is a good transfer, particularly given the pattern that continues to escalate lately of studios launching titles earlier than they’re prepared, or earlier than they’re happy with the top product.
Within the meantime, Remaining Fantasy XIV continues to develop. With quite a few expansions, revamps to the mechanics, and an ever-growing neighborhood, the newest MMORPG within the Remaining Remaining franchise is flourishing superbly.
What do you concentrate on Nexon and Sq. Enix’s resolution to cancel the Remaining Fantasy XI cellular port? Sensible transfer, or had been you wanting ahead to taking this expertise on the go? Hold forth together with your ideas within the remark part under. Do it for the chocobos.