As my habits demand, I check on older MMOs periodically to see what’s new and to possibly download a new trial or even restart an old account. I do it with EVE Online, Ultima Online and other games that just scream nostaglia. Normally I find that the games have aged well but do not change so dramatically that I feel like I am playing a brand new game.
Things were different with this visit to Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn.
Read more of Beau Hindman's Final Fantasy XIV: An Escape into a Virtual World of Adventure.