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Hi,

I just read that FFXIV is F2P until further notice. It said something like the trial is extended indefinitely. How can I get this trial? I had a beta account and it says it is active. Can I use this to play?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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post #2 of 13
AFAIK you still need to purchase the game.
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Thank you for your answer. Does anyone know if it will be F2P forever or will it go back to P2P?
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Once all the "issues" are resolved it will most definitely be P2Play!
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I just got an email from SE with a survey regarding what I'd like to see changed first and other general questions about changes. My guess is that it will be F2P for at least another couple months, if not longer.
post #6 of 13
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Thank you all for your answers. I guess I will just wait and see what happens with FFXIV and see if it is worth purchasing or if there is a way to get the trial another way. Can anyone tell me where I can download the client?
Edited by blue_k - 1/3/11 at 11:53am
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post #7 of 13
I got a feeling it might go free to play at a later time. They really screwed up the launch, and unless you have a strong launch with an mmo youre pretty much doomed to have it die out real quick
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post #8 of 13
Well at least they realized nobody would pay to play it. Near the end of beta it still felt like early beta and not polished at all.

Seems like that is the common thing to do with games now though.
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Well at least they realized nobody would pay to play it. Near the end of beta it still felt like early beta and not polished at all.

Seems like that is the common thing to do with games now though.
I'm with you there!

It will be excellent when the issues are resolved... hence why I cancelled my sub I would rather have every other sucker beta gamma test it first lol.
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post #10 of 13
Just ask someone for a 14day trial key and see if u cant borrow the disc or if someone has it online.

I used a buddys disc and got a trial key from someone here in the FFXIV Offcial page and i havent payed yet lol. I would assume it will go back to P2P after it launches on consoles. Cause the Delayed that aswell so im sure they think they will have everything fixed by then.
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