It’s that time of year again folks so grab your controllers and get ready to dive into Final Fantasy XIV for the next event set to hit us. This weekend will see XIV celebrate its three year anniversary, so what does this mean for the players? Square Enix have two events planned for this special day, one in-game and a special broadcast event.

Starting with the in-game, Saturday will see a new event join the already pre-existing Yokai watch event and it may be worth leaving the Yokai for the opportunity to obtain the new minions. The special event called “The Rising” which will commence from the 27th of August until September, and offers new items. Be prepared for the cuteness of a new Y’shtola minion in her heavensward costume and a wind up Krile.
Along with launching the new event, Square Enix have also announced a special 14hr broadcast to celebrate the anniversary. This announcement will feature specials on in game topics and advice, special guests and more. Let the celebrations and minion hunting begin.