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Need a new mmo...FFXIV looks alright and because of the problems it had/has it's pretty cheap to pick up. One question, is it still free to play for people who buy it nowadays?


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sereously... it doesnt get easier.
I just googled ffxiv p2p... first post answered your question.
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sereously... it doesnt get easier.
I just googled ffxiv p2p... first post answered your question.
...Really? Don't be that guy.
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Have you given LOTRO a try? Its really well built game.
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Originally Posted by MacNcheese View Post
sereously... it doesnt get easier.
I just googled ffxiv p2p... first post answered your question.
Yeah..not seeing anything that answers my question. Yes I know FFXIV was planned to be a monthly subscription but I kept hearing the free trial was extended. I was simply curious if anybody on here plays it and if it was free or not.

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Have you given LOTRO a try? Its really well built game.
I have not, but I will download tonight and give it a try tomorrow (:
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Originally Posted by VanillaCena View Post
...Really? Don't be that guy.
Im not trying to be that guy... but...

anyway... to answer the OP

I always liked the FF series... I havent tried FF XIV but heard great things from friends who do and did play. Theres a game that just finished its beta testing and is going to be released soon called Rift. Check it out, it looks promising. But just remember... D3 is coming...
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Tried the Rift beta actually, wasn't to into it. Maybe just because it was a bad night in general and I didn't have a lot of patience for it.

Trust me I cannot wait for D3, but does it even have an estimated release date yet?
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Yes, it's still free.
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I always liked the FF series... I havent tried FF XIV but heard great things from friends who do and did play. Theres a game that just finished its beta testing and is going to be released soon called Rift. Check it out, it looks promising. But just remember... D3 is coming...
You actually heard good things about FFXIV!
I was in beta for a long time, I felt it needed to be rework from ground up except the amazing visuals for a MMO.

Been a while since I have played so no idea what has changed, hopefully for the better but I believe its too late.
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Trust me I cannot wait for D3, but does it even have an estimated release date yet?
Blizzard I think wanted to get out this year but probably won't if we see nothing in the next little while I would imagine. I still rather play torchlight 2 then D3 really though now that I saw the D3 screenshots which looked like wow :/
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