* Game clients will update automatically upon launch.
[Date & Time]
Apr. 27, 2021 7:55 (GMT)
Apr. 27, 2021 8:55 (BST)
FINAL FANTASY XIV Hotfixes (Apr. 27, 2021)
■The following adjustments were made.
・The item “Deluxe Heavenscracker” can no longer be sold.
・Sound driver stability has been improved for the PlayStation®5 version.
■The following issues have been addressed.
・Some graphics were not displayed correctly in a cut scene from the main quest “Righteous Indignation”. (PlayStation®5 version only)
・An NPC required in order to progress in the quests “Precious Reclamation”, “A Thousand and One Farewells”, and “It Takes an Enclave” was not displayed under some conditions, thus preventing progress.
・A cutscene would not play upon speaking to the NPC “Notched Bone” during the quest “Ancient Goblin Secrets”, thus preventing progress.
・A cutscene would not play upon accepting the quest “Momentary Miracle”, thus preventing progress.
・Azys Lla was not displayed correctly under some conditions while making progress in the quests “Eternity, Loyalty, Honesty” and “The Burdens We Bear”.
・ During the final boss battle in the Alliance Raid Dungeon “The Tower at Paradigm's Breach”, players could take damage even though mechanics were executed correctly.
・In the Alliance Raid Dungeon “The Tower at Paradigm's Breach”, players would take damage during the fight with Red Girl even though some mechanics were executed correctly.
・In the Alliance Raid Dungeon “The Tower at Paradigm's Breach”, Hansel&Gretel could not be defeated due to not being targetable under some conditions.
・In the Alliance Raid Dungeon “The Tower at Paradigm's Breach”, servers would go down under some conditions
・In the duty “Delubrum Reginae (Savage)”, Trinity Seeker would stop auto-attacking under some conditions.
・In the Raid Dungeon “The Unending Coil of Bahamut (Ultimate)”, some of graphics pertaining to the mechanics were not displayed correctly.
・In the English version of the client, upon entering the Raid Dungeon “The Cloud Deck (Extreme)”, the name of the duty was not displayed correctly.
・Players may have been able to purchase unobtained “Resplendent Tools” from the Calamity salvager NPC, or the “Journeyman Salvager” NPC that can be placed inside housing.
*As a temporary measure to address this issue, the dialogue path “Purchase Quest Rewards” → “Purchase Achievement Rewards III” could not be selected for the corresponding NPCs, but these selections will be available again following the implementation of this Hotfix.
・Crests would not be displayed on the following gear.
Shadowstalker's Helm / Shadowstalker's Armor / Shadowcleaver's Helm / Shadowcleaver's Armor / Brand New Alphinaud's Attire
・The graphics for the following items were not displayed correctly.
(PlayStation®5 version only)
Aesthete's Saw / Aesthete's Round Knife / Aesthete's Frypan
・The graphics for the furnishing “Stuffed Bear” were not displayed correctly.
(PlayStation®5 version only)
・For Miner and Botanist, the client could crash under some conditions upon attempting to gather while riding on a mount.
・When using the Fisher’s “Release List” action, players were unable to select what to release when using a game pad or keyboard.
・If players used the World Visit System to go to a World that was previously their Home World and returned to their current Home World, there were rare cases where the character could not log in.
・If players used the Home World Transfer Service to select a new Home World that had been selected as a Home World in the past, there were rare cases where characters could not log in.
・If players used the World Visit System to return to their Home World from another World, the order of the items in a given retainer’s inventory would change under some conditions.
・The client would crash when closing the game by clicking the “X” that appears on the upper-right corner of the game window, if the UI that opens up when talking to some merchant and exchange NPCs was still displayed at the time. (Windows®/Mac version only)
・The client could crash under some conditions when using a game pad to operate orchestrions.
・Rewards for completing Achievements could not be obtained from the Achievements tab on Free Trial accounts.
・Some NPCs were not displayed correctly in The Lavender Beds.
・Cut scene#4 from the quest “Blood of Emerald” was not played correctly in The Unending Journey.
・The subtitles for cut scenes were displayed smaller than they should be under some conditions. (PlayStation®5 version only)
・The controller could vibrate under some conditions even if “Enable vibration” was not set to ON in System Configuration. (PlayStation®5 version only)
・The game would be output in HDR even if HDR was not set to “On When Supported” on the PlayStation®5 console settings. (PlayStation®5 version only)
・Water sound effects would sometimes not play correctly. (PlayStation®5 version only)
・The BGM that plays during battle and outside of battle would not switch back and forth correctly when in an instance. (PlayStation®5 version only)
■The following issues were addressed in a PlayStation®5 system software update.
・Screenshots could not be taken when selecting “Take Screenshot” from the Create Controls menu. (PlayStation®5 version only)
・Screenshots taken upon acquiring a trophy would not be saved if multiple trophies were acquired at the same time. (PlayStation®5 version only)