Every summer, the gaming industry descends on Cologne, Germany, for Gamescom, the world's largest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment. Massively's on the scene in 2012, bringing you all the best scoops, impressions, and interviews from the MMOs at the show!
maketh the good things flow. Today saw Square-Enix
releasing a double helping of new FFXIV
screenshots and artwork as a preview of what awaits fans in the game's 2.0 patch. The long-anticipated update, known as A Realm Reborn
, is bringing some pretty significant changes to the game.
The new images show off everything from skill effects and mounts to architecture and NPC dialogue. They serve as a mightily shiny glimpse at what's to come when the patch hits and brings a nearly universal graphical update with it. And chocobo-raising, because what good is a world without chocobo raising?
[Source: Square-Enix press release]