Final Fantasy XVI Might Not Need a Day One Patch

When Final Fantasy XVI launches, folks won’t additionally have to obtain a day one patch for it. Game Informer discovered from Director Hiroshi Takai that one isn’t deliberate for the RPG. While issues may change nearer to its June 2023 debut, it won’t find yourself being essential. Game Informer additionally discovered from Takai and Producer Naoki Yoshida that the crew isn’t engaged on Final Fantasy XVI DLC but. Yoshida famous, “First we want to see if Valisthea and Clive are really things players around the world want to see more of and then make that decision.” [Thanks, Game Informer!]

When Takai spoke to Game Informer’s Wesley LeBlanc, he famous that Creative Business Unit III regularly carried out Q&A play periods. As a end result, he famous that the crew feels the game could not require a patch immediately.

As for the Final Fantasy XVI DLC risk, whereas Yoshida made a assertion to the outlet that “we always want to consider DLC,” he additionally famous, “it’s a one-off game.”

As a reminder, this wouldn’t be the one pretty latest Final Fantasy launch that didn’t additionally contain a day one patch or instant DLC plans. Final Fantasy VII Remake didn’t get its 1.01 patch till October 2020. It launched in April 2020, as a reminder. That game additionally didn’t get its Episode Intermission DLC till the Intergrade model confirmed up.

Final Fantasy XIV will seem on the PlayStation 5 on June 22, 2023. A demo will seem as properly. Square Enix confirmed there’s a six-month PS5 exclusivity interval.