Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has some economic issues that need addressing and we're breaking it all down for you in our latest column.
If you want to earn Gil in FFXIV, you’re going to have to interact with the economy in a meaningful player-to-player way. In theory, this is awesome. Most modern MMOs eschew the interdependency we found in classic MMOs for a much more solo, selfish approach. Square Enix’s emphasis on interdependency is refreshing, but there are some issues with the implementation.
Read more of Michael Bitton's The FFXIV Economy Issue: Gil Sinks & Gil Fountains.