The PlayOnline, Tetra Master, and FINAL FANTASY XI Public Beta Test for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and for Windows has commenced!
Preparations are underway for the North American release of the title, which will be available for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and for Windows. FINAL FANTASY XI is the world's first major cross-platform MMORPG, allowing players to connect to and communicate in the same exact world regardles of their gaming platform.
For the first time ever, players from around the globe will unite in the world of Vana'diel where they can personalize their characters, play at their own pace, form parties and alliances with other players and embark on multiple adventures through vast environments. Players will also become immersed in an expansive, original storyline that includes quests and boss battles. They can participate in missions either alone or with other party members and acquire combat skills such as hand-to-hand, sword, axe, club and dagger to name a few. Players can also develop craft skills such as alchemy, leathercraft, goldsmithing, bonecraft and many more to create items for personal use or profit. Various communication tools have been incorporated into FINAL FANTASY XI to assist communication between players, including easy-to-learn chat and messaging systems. Fans will be pleased to discover that FINAL FANTASY XI will incorporate new features while retaining the renowned series' familiar look and feel.
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