Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival 2016-2017 Location and Dates Announced

Fans of Square Enix’s highly successful MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward got some good news during the game’s Live Letter last night, when producer Naoki Yoshida announced the dates and locations for next year’s Final Fantasy Fan Festival. The event celebrates the achievements of the MMORPG, as well as hosts developer interviews, lore, music, and gameplay panels, live music, games, events, as well as announcements for new content headed to the game. At last year’s US Fan Festival, Square Enix announced the first expansion pack for the MMORPG, Heavensward.

North American players will be able to attend the Las Vegas event, running October 14 and 15, with an extra day for registration on October 13. In Japan, the event will run from December 24 to December 25 at the Tokyo Big Sight, and in Europe players will have a two day event some time in February of 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany. Check out the companion trailer with more location details below. At last year’s event, we sat down to chat with producer Naoki Yoshida about the then-announced expansion, check out that interview here.