Defenders of Eorzea prepare to unite your free company in the offline world with the announcement of dates for the 2016 Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest. The community celebration will be a global affair – with events in Europe and Japan – but the festivities kick off October 13th – 15th in Las Vegas Nevada for those of us based in North America.
Here are the official details from the Final Fantasy Lodestone:
FINAL FANTASY XIV Fan Festival in North America
Early Registration: Thursday, October 13, 2016
Show Dates: Friday, October 14, 2016 to Saturday, October 15, 2016
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Venue: Paris Las Vegas
FINAL FANTASY XIV Fan Festival in Japan
Date: Saturday, December 24, 2016 to Sunday, December 25, 2016
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Venue: Tokyo Big Sight West Hall 3 & 4
FINAL FANTASY XIV Fan Festival in Europe
Date: February 2017 (2-day event)
Location: Frankfurt, Germany*
Venue: Details to be announced at a later date
Previous year’s Fan Fests have included a number of panels, meet & opportunities, exclusive announcements and some really cool “offline quests” themed after FFXIV’s in-game mechanics. As soon as more information about this year’s Fan Fest is available we will make sure to bring it to you!