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It's a truism of any good story: all good things must come to an end. And it's certainly true of the overarching story for the last Final Fantasy XI expansion, Wings of the Goddess, which is finally approaching a conclusion after two and a half years. The upcoming June version update won't conclude...

May 20th 2010 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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It's been a while, but we're finally seeing more information trickling out about the upcoming Final Fantasy XI add-on pack Visions of Abyssea, with the launch of the official teaser site. The first of three mini-expansions designed to help players hit the promised new level cap, the new page revea...

May 17th 2010 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Eight years doesn't sound like a very long time unless you're talking about MMOs. Then it's the equivalent of dog years, only larger. But Final Fantasy XI has been running for all that time, and the game is still running strong -- and more to the point, bringing out a number of updates, improvemen...

April 13th 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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According to the old saying, March should be shuffling out meekly like a lamb at the moment, but the March version update to Final Fantasy XI has just come roaring on to the live servers. Usually we get a bit more warning from Square-Enix before a patch goes live, but with all of the information we...

March 22nd 2010 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Although VanaFest 2010 is moving into the memories (fond or otherwise) of Final Fantasy XI fans everywhere, there are still bits and pieces that remained unanswered questions. For instance, what exactly are the prized Chocobo Berets going to do when players get their hands on them? Thanks to Cori...

March 16th 2010 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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It's time to kick off one of the features that we're hoping will become a regular standby on The Mog Log -- community questions and answers. It's a chance for you to all ask the questions about the game that you'd like answered, and a chance for me to shuffle awkwardly and stare at my feet. Kidding...

February 27th 2010 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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While it was a foregone conclusion that we'd be seeing a content update in Final Fantasy XI very soon, thanks to the release of the trailer for "A Shantotto Ascension," we now have confirmation on the target month for the gigantic update -- November.The November version update will include new Wing...

September 28th 2009 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Yes, yes, you're all clamoring about Final Fantasy XIV, but let's get real here people and get to the present. Final Fantasy XI isn't dead yet and it's getting itself a nice version update.The upcoming version update will bring a new slew of Wings of the Goddess missions as usual, but players will...

June 9th 2009 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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The 2008 Final Fantasy XI Fanfest has wrapped up and 1up.com has collected all sorts of information from it. From the looks of things, the future is very bright for denizens of Vana'diel. The new Level Sync functionality -- which lowers high-level players' level so they can play with friends -- is...

December 8th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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The official Final Fantasy XI site has updated with the news that the storyline behind the game's overarching mission quests continues to roll forward. The quest line, which we discussed in Massively's Wings of the Goddess tour, features the antics of the mysterious Cait Sith and the time-twisting d...

May 12th 2008 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Square Enix has announced that they plan on releasing the 2008 edition of Final Fantasy XI at the end of this month on May 28th. The box will come with the original game plus every expansion released to date. That means players will get Final Fantasy XI, Rise of the Zilart, Chains of Promathia, Tre...

May 2nd 2008 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Late last week we had the opportunity to get a hands-on look at the most recent expansion to the venerable MMO title Final Fantasy XI. Wings of the Goddess was released to excited Taru Tarus and enthusiastic Galkas in November of last year, but the new content is still being explored by the several...

March 25th 2008 at 10:30am 0 Comments