Square Enix has been working hard to get the good news out about Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn over the past several weeks. But is it making a difference? In today's FFXI: ARR column, we answer that question. Take a look and then discuss the article in the comments.
For gauging larger interest in a topic, I really like Google Trends. Google trends is an open access tool that provides a global, time specific pathway for all Google searches related to a topic or term. The Trends analysis is set to index, so the 100 listing represents the highest volume of searches in the time period you look at. For our first graphic, we’re looking at searches for FFXIV over the lifespan of the title. Since FFXIV launched in 2010, I am starting our index in August, 2010 and running it through February, 2013.
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