It's not definite yet, but signs are pointing to a possible port of Final Fantasy XI
over to the recently announced PlayStation Vita
in the indeterminable future.
that Square Enix
is mulling over a basic port of the aging title to the beefed-up portable platform. While the plans are not definite at this point, it's an intriguing concept especially when you consider Vita's Wi-Fi and 3G capabilities.
, former lead designer for Final Fantasy XI
and producer for Final Fantasy XIV
, says that while a Vita port is a possibility, the difficulties of working with the PlayStation 3 mean that a version on that console doesn't look likely (the PS3 version of XIV
is still in limbo).
Final Fantasy XI recently received a dollop of quality-of-life improvements
in the July update.