Game Spotlight: Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is an MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game), developed by Square Enix’s Product Development Division 3, and published by Square Enix themselves. A Realm Reborn is the essential remake of the original Final Fantasy XIV, which was released in 2010. Realm Reborn boasts a brand new engine, improved server structures, revamped gameplay and interface, and a new story compared to its original counterpart.
A Realm Reborn is set five years after the release of its XIV original, in the fictional place of Eorzea; this is due to the gods blessing you and permitting to time travel five years into the future. They allowed this as five years ago, the primal dragon Bahamut escaped from its prison inside an artificial moon, and initiated the Seventh Umbral Era, an apocalyptic event. You now find yourself in an almost destroyed Eorzea, whose people are struggling to rebuild and replenish it.
However, the once beautiful land of Eorzea now faces a different threat in the form of an invasion by the Garlean Empire from the North. It is up to you now, having been blessed to escape death and destruction five years ago, to now save Eorzea.