Square Enix’s Final Fantasy XIV Naoki Yoshida talked in-depth concerning the Shadowbringers enlargement with Famitsu. The interview primarily coated the completely different interpretations of the enlargement’s story and ending as of Patch 5.3. However, Yoshida additionally notably made a comparability between FFXIV: Shadowbringers and Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. [Thanks, Ryokutya.]

Naoki Yoshida was quoted as saying the next:

“The fans may get angry on this, but I think there may be some similarities between Demon Slayer and Shadowbringers. They have a speedy story progression, a complete sympathy towards the enemies, and so on.”

In the identical interview, Naoki Yoshida additionally talked about interpretations of the story ending within the “YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse” raid:

“I have my own way of interpreting [YoRHa’s last scene]: ‘Yoko-san did an awesome thing.’ I look forward to seeing how NieR fans interpret it.”

“Even if the investigation rate were changed, I think the ending would never change. I’m keeping the details a secret, but the only thing I can say is that it’s not a matter of numbers. I won’t say any further comments about this.”

Shadowbringers was the third main enlargement for Final Fantasy XIV, launched in July 2019. Square Enix additionally added the “YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse” raid that includes content material from NieR: Automata through the course of the enlargement. The firm not too long ago launched the Shadowbringers unique soundtrack on Spotify on August 13, 2021.

The on-line RPG Final Fantasy XIV is instantly accessible on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC. Its latest enlargement, Endwalker, will arrive on November 23, 2021.