Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Open Beta Dated
The open beta will run from Aug. 17 to 19, while those who have pre-ordered the game wil be granted early access to the title on Aug. 27—three days before its official launch.
Players who registered with the original Final Fantasy XIV upon launch wil gain free access to A Realm Reborn until Sep. 9.
If you’ve yet to play the game, you can pick up the benchmark tool to see how well it’ll perform on your PC.
In addition to the open beta announcement, Square Enix states that early adopters who subscribe for 30, 60 and 90 days at the game’s launch will gain access to Veteran Rewards with bonus items. If you pick up a 90-day subscription, you’ll get all the items they have on offer.
Also announced is the iOS app that will accompany the game, “Final Fantasy XIV: Libra Eorzea,” containing the game’s lore.