SQUARE ENIX today released FINAL FANTASY XIV Online Patch 5.15. This update presents the Warriors of Light with new challenges, including a new PvP mode for players who like to compete against other players, and the first major update to the Blue Mage limited job, with content to enjoy alone or with friends.

Below are more details about the content of Patch 5.15:

  • New PvP Frontline: Onsal Hakair (Danshig Naadam) – This new frontline map and ruleset connects each of the major corporations in Eorzea with a Xaela tribe of the Azim Steppe, allowing them to demonstrate their martial arts in the battle for control of territory. Each team must work together to capture ‘Oovo’, bases that earn a team points as long as they control them. The first team to collect the required number of points is the winner.
  • Blue Mage Job Updates – Following on from its release last year, FINAL FANTASY XIV Online’s first limited job is getting its first major update.
    • Level cap increased from level 50 to level 60
    • New Blue Mage Job quests
    • Learn new, iconic Blue Magic Spells
    • Additional Masked Carnival Stage – Blue Mages can challenge themselves in these Blue Mage-exclusive quests to earn weekly rewards.
    • Introducing the Blue Mage Log – Form a team of Blue Mages to conquer various dungeons and trials with teamwork and strategic use of blue magic. Players can earn weekly rewards by conquering specific targets, including challenging “prime targets” that earn even higher bounties.
  • New mount, minion, crafting recipes, achievements and more.

The full Patch 5.15 notes can be found here: https://sqex.to/AGfCh

Newcomers to FINAL FANTASY XIV Online are invited to download a free trial that lets them enjoy all content up to level 35. The free trial lets players create up to eight playable characters, and try out the different playable races, classes, and jobs with no playtime restrictions. New players who want to try the free trial can register here: http://sqex.to/FFXIV_FreeTrial.

FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers is the third expansion of FINAL FANTASY XIV Online, and has been critically acclaimed and highly rated since its release in July 2019. The expansion delivers, among other things, beautiful new environments, the new gunbreaker and dancer jobs, the Hrothgar and Viera races, the Trust system and much more, to provide hundreds of hours of content for both old and new players.