Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (2024)

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Playable Content Areas New cities have been added. New field areas have been added. New city and field aetherytes have been added. The number of aether currents in all Endwalker areas has been reduced. Quests New main scenario quests have been added. New side story quests have been added. Role quests have been added. New job quests have been added. Wachumeqimeqi Deliveries have been added. Players can now temporarily hide the display of nearby player characters when interacting with quest-related NPCs or objects. Quest objectives that require following an NPC will now utilize visual indicators to help players avoid detection. Players can now select icons in the Duty List to carry out quest objectives such as using emotes or opening the Crafting Log. Players may now adjust text auto-advance settings to apply only to voiced dialogue. To help alleviate issues with misinputs when completing quest objectives that require entering phrases with the chat mode in Say, certain half-width and full-width characters will now be treated as the same character when typing. The categorization of certain allied society quests has been adjusted. Certain quest battles can no longer be undertaken using limited jobs. Leves New tradecraft and fieldcraft leves have been added. Experience points rewarded when using a Disciple of the Hand class or fisher at level 90 or above to complete a leve with a level requirement below 90 have been capped at 1,000. FATEs New FATEs have been added. The maximum store of bicolor gemstones has been increased from 1,000 to 1,500. FATEs that grant a bonus to experience points gained will now also grant a bonus to earned bicolor gemstones. The game client will now respond more quickly when opening the Shared FATE window or changing between categories. Large-scale FATEs that take place at fixed locations will now also appear on the map like regular FATEs. Treasure Hunt The following additions and adjustments have been made to treasure maps: The Excitatron 6000 and the Shifting Gymnasion Agonon will now be level synced, adjusting player levels to 90. Grand and Free Companies Additional items will now be accepted for supply and provisioning missions. Viper and pictomancer symbol options have been added to the Charge category of the Company Crest editor. New craftable items have been added to the company workshop. The following additions and adjustments have been made to subaquatic voyages: Housing Ward classifications have been adjusted for residential districts on certain Worlds. The Estate Holder Rights system has been implemented. After entering the lottery for an estate, viewing the placard for a different plot before confirming the results of your entry will now remind you of the estate address of the plot you bid on. Furnishings from the FFXIV Furnishing Design Contest have been added. New furnishings have been added. Crafting facility furnishings can now be used by crafting classes up to level 90. In accordance with the increased character level cap, level 100 striking dummies have been added. New orchestrion rolls have been added. New aquarium fish have been added. A new seed for flowerpots has been added. The Manderville Gold Saucer New prizes are available for purchase using MGP. The following additions have been made to Triple Triad: Miscellaneous Players can now select female Hrothgar when creating a character. A winning entry from the FFXIV Hairstyle Design Contest is now available. New hairstyles have been added. The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Trust system: The Dawntrail category has been added to Duty Support. The following additions and adjustments have been made to Wondrous Tails: Dawntrail entries have been added to the sightseeing log. Skywatcher NPCs have been added to the new areas. The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Island Sanctuary: Battle System The level cap for all Disciples of War and Magic has been raised to 100. The viper and pictomancer jobs have been added. New job actions have been added. Actions and traits have been adjusted. The layout of the Blue Magic Spellbook interface has been adjusted. The following adjustments have been made to limit breaks: Player attributes have been adjusted as follows: Certain status effects granted by class and job actions will now be removed when changing areas or entering an instanced duty. The effects of certain monster and NPC actions have been adjusted. The armoury bonus granted below level 90 has been increased from 50% to 100%. In accordance with the increased level cap, New World and Preferred World character bonuses now apply to all jobs at level 89 or below. New enemies have been added. New dungeons have been added. In accordance with the increased level cap, players can now gain experience from level 90 dungeons, trials, and 6.x alliance raid dungeons. New trials have been added. Unreal trials have been temporarily disabled. Players will now receive the power of the Echo in the event all party members are incapacitated during the following trials: The strength of the Echo granted in Pandæmonium: Anabaseios (Savage) has been increased. The Spire of Trial, an expansion of Stone, Sky, Sea, has been added. The weekly restriction on receiving Cracked Anthoclusters upon clearing Thaleia has been removed. New elite marks have been added. Players can now hunt regular and elite marks in the new areas. Viper and pictomancer's arms are now available from the following deep dungeon vendors: Allagan tomestones of aesthetics have been added. The following additions and adjustments have been made to Allagan tomestones: The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Duty Finder: The Raid Finder now only lists trials and duties introduced with Patch 7.0. The Duty Finder has been adjusted as follows: PvP PvP actions for viper and pictomancer have been added. The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Wolves' Den Pier: Series 5 will end and Series 6 will begin. Crystalline Conflict Season Eleven will end and a pre-season will begin. Items New items have been added. New recipes have been added. Facewear, a new form of accessories for the head, separate from other equippable accessories, has been added. The following fashion accessories have been converted into facewear: The item icons for phials of Fantasia and Retainer Fantasia will now include a marker to better distinguish them from one another. Certain items can now be sold, desynthesized, or submitted for expert delivery missions. Grade XI and XII materia has been added. The success rate for salvaging grade IX and X materia when using Retrieve Materia has been increased. Grade 8 Dark Matter can be used to repair level 91 to 100 gear. Viper and pictomancer have been added as required jobs for certain gear. The following items are no longer classified as unique: The following additions and adjustments have been made to dyes: The furnishing Sealing Wax & Letter Set is now dyeable. The following items can now be equipped regardless of gender: Sundry Splendors, a one-stop shop for gear and items purchased in exchange for Allagan tomestones and scrips, has been added to Old Sharlayan. The layout of gear exchange menus has been unified. The following adjustments have been made to gear exchanges for Allagan tomestones of astronomy, causality, and comedy: New items have been added to the inventory of Calamity salvagers. New items are available from Calamity salvagers in exchange for Silver Chocobo Feathers. Verdant Scepter and Warlock's Buckler will no longer drop separately in the Aurum Vale, and instead drop together as Black Mage's Verdant Arms (Lv. 47). New items are available in exchange for societal currency from allied societies in 2.0 areas. The time until actions may be used after consuming certain medicinal items has been reduced. After using the following items to grant a boost to experience points earned from synthesis, a system message will now be displayed when their effect expires: The level cap for Disciples of the Hand and Land has been increased to level 100. Orange crafters' scrip and orange gatherers' scrip currencies have been added for Disciples of the Hand and Disciples of the Land that are level 100. The following additions and adjustments have been made to crafters' and gatherers' scrips: The amount and type of crafters' and gatherers' scrips received from custom deliveries have been adjusted. The following changes have been made to collectables: New actions and traits have been added for Disciples of the Hand. The following crafter actions have been removed: The following adjustments have been made to crafter actions: The categories under Special Recipes in the Crafting Log have been adjusted. New actions and traits have been added for Disciples of the Land. The following miner and botanist actions can no longer be used when a gathering point is at maximum integrity: New miner and botanist gathering points have been added. New items have been added to gathering points. The Gathering window will now display the integrity of a gathering point. New fishing holes have been added. New teeming waters have been added. The Bait & Tackle window will now also display swimbait, a new form of bait obtained using the level 91 fisher action Spareful Hand. The Fish Guide will now indicate whether a fish requires Precision Hookset or Powerful Hookset to catch. Following the increase in level cap, the following adjustments have been made to rewards obtained while ocean fishing: GP will no longer be reduced to 0 when players are incapacitated as a non-gathering class. Spiritbond gained when gathering will now be based on gear's equipping level rather than its item level. Players will now receive a bonus to spiritbonding when landing a big fish or legendary fish. New Tomes of Regional Folklore have been added. New items that can be used for aetherial reduction have been added. The following changes have been made to desynthesis: New mounts have been added. New minions have been added. New chocobo barding has been added. New fashion accessories have been added. System Graphical Update A number of features have been implemented following our first graphical update. System The following additions and adjustments have been made to character creation: When using the aesthetician, the display of headgear and facewear can now be toggled on or off. When editing character appearance by way of Fantasia, players will have 60 minutes of in-game playtime from the initial usage to re-edit their appearance as many times as they desire. A new market board has been added to Tuliyollal. The following additions and adjustments have been made to retainers: New achievements and titles have been added. Elite marks will now be displayed in the Recommendations list. The gil cost for using Teleport has been adjusted. With the addition of new areas, the world map has been updated. The following adjustments have been made to maps: The following additions have been made to the Player Search menu: When editing Search Info, the size of the online status pulldown menu has been increased. The following adjustments have been made to Target Information: The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Actions & Traits window: The following additions and adjustments have been made to job gauges: A glamour guide has been added to the following windows, explaining the usage of various fashion-related features such as dyes and glamours: Descriptions in the help menu of the Emotes window have been adjusted. When viewing a repair request, the item details will now include information pertaining to dyes and affixed materia. When viewing items attached to a mog letter, the item details will now include information pertaining to dyes and affixed materia. The requirements to keep the New Adventurer status have been adjusted as follows: The bonus to experience points earned when a mentor forms a party with a new adventurer or returner will now apply until level 90. In accordance with the increased level cap, the requirements for new mentors have been adjusted as follows: A log message will now be displayed when newly created characters on New or Preferred Worlds meet the requirements to receive a gil bonus. The following additions have been made to adventurer plates: The following additions and adjustments have been made to portraits: The following changes have been made to group pose: When using monitors with a resolution wider than 16:9, screenshots taken from certain cutscenes or with certain frames in group pose will have copyright information placed within the bounds of a 16:9 resolution. Copyright information displayed in screenshots has been adjusted as follows: Duties that can be recorded via the Duty Recorder have been changed. The log message that displays when a congested area is inaccessible has been adjusted. A button to temporarily hide display of the chat log has been added. The following changes have been made to alarms: The following adjustments have been made to the Blacklist: The Mute List has been added. A Term Filter has been added, allowing players to mask messages containing specific words from the chat log. In order to reduce server congestion upon the release of Patch 7.0, the following measures will be implemented temporarily: Players can now use the mouse to drag and drop actions onto or off of the W cross hotbar. Gradation of the main menu background in Gamepad Mode has been adjusted to improve visibility. The DualSense Edge™ wireless controller can now be used on Windows®. DualSense™ wireless controllers and DualSense Edge™ wireless controllers can now be used via Bluetooth on Windows®. When connected to a 120Hz monitor, the maximum frame rate for PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S is now 120 fps. When playing on the PlayStation®5 or Xbox Series X|S, trophies and achievements can be obtained or unlocked if their requirements have been fulfilled while playing on other platforms. When playing on the PlayStation®5, a system message will now be displayed indicating when players load the PlayStation®4 version of the game. The following options have been added to the Character Configuration menu: Supplementary explanations of graphical options have been added to Display Settings in the System Configuration menu. The following additions and adjustments have been made to the System Configuration menu (Windows®/Mac) The following additions and adjustments have been made to the System Configuration interface: (PlayStation®5/PlayStation®4/Xbox Series X|S) Additions and adjustments have been made to text commands. Additions have been made to the auto-translation dictionary. Additions have been made to the PlayStation®5 and PlayStation®4 auto-complete dictionary. New trophies and achievements have been added. (PlayStation®5/Xbox Series X|S) New music, sound effects, and voices have been added. The layout of the game launcher has been changed. The title screen logo and opening movie have been changed to those of Dawntrail. The following additions and adjustments have been made to the title screen: The display of certain World names has been changed in the World Selection window. After registering to use the World Visit system, accessing an aetheryte and selecting "Visit Another World Server" will display your pending registration. Retainer ventures can now be assigned via the Companion App. Viper and pictomancer have been added to the solo rankings for Palace of the Dead, Heaven-on-High, and Eureka Orthos. Resolved Issues Known Issues

Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (1)

It is with great pleasure that we announce the patch notes for FINAL FANTASY XIV: Dawntrail have been released in their entirety, including all you need to know about job actions, materia, and more!

The stage is set for new adventures as players journey to the far-western continent of Tural. There, you will encounter a thrilling story in the main scenario; two new jobs, viper and pictomancer; the newly playable female Hrothgar; and more! With an increased level cap, new actions to master, and a breathtaking graphical update, there is much to see and more to do in this exciting new update to FINAL FANTASY XIV.

The time has come, Warriors of Light─
prepare to set sail!

* Additional features will be implemented in future updates:
The new raid, the Arcadion, is scheduled to release in Patch 7.01.
The new raid, the Arcadion (Savage), and the treasure hunt instance Cenote Ja Ja Gural are scheduled to release in Patch 7.05.

* Please remember to confirm early access details.

  • Playable Content
    • Areas
    • Quests
    • Leves
    • FATEs
    • Treasure Hunt
    • Grand and Free Companies
    • Housing
    • The Manderville Gold Saucer
    • Miscellaneous
  • Battle System
    • PvP
    • Crystalline Conflict
  • Items
    • System
      • Graphical Update
      • System
    • Resolved Issues
      • Known Issues
        • Playable Content
          • Areas
          • Quests
          • Leves
          • FATEs
          • Treasure Hunt
          • Grand and Free Companies
          • Housing
          • The Manderville Gold Saucer
          • Miscellaneous
        • Battle System
          • PvP
          • Crystalline Conflict
        • Items
          • System
            • Graphical Update
            • System
          • Resolved Issues
            • Known Issues

              Patch 7.0 contains content that can only be accessed by registering the expansion packs for FINAL FANTASY XIV to your service account. To distinguish between adjustments that are and are not affected by the registration of these expansions, the following notations will be used throughout the patch notes:

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              These additions and adjustments require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn, FINAL FANTASY XIV: Heavensward, and FINAL FANTASY XIV: Stormblood.
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              These additions and adjustments require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers.
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              These additions and adjustments require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: Endwalker.
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              These additions and adjustments require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: Dawntrail.
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              These additions and adjustments contain elements that may require the purchase and registration of the expansion packs noted above.

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              Areas

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              New cities have been added.

              Tuliyollal

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              Solution Nine

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              New field areas have been added.

              Urqopacha

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              Kozama'uka

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              Yak T'el

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              Shaaloani

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              Heritage Found

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              New city and field aetherytes have been added.

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              The number of aether currents in all Endwalker areas has been reduced.

              * Players who met this new aether current requirement prior to the release of Patch 7.0 will unlock the ability to fly in each area.

              Quests

              Patch 7.0 introduces myriad quests in addition to the main scenario. As such, there may be cases where the patch notes only cite the initial quest in a series, or omit quests entirely to prevent spoilers. We encourage players to explore and discover what new stories and adventures await.

              So that all players are able to enjoy the expansion at their own pace, we kindly ask that you do not post main scenario spoilers on the official forums, Lodestone, social media, or in videos.

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              New main scenario quests have been added.

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              A New World to Explore

              Disciple of War or Magic level 90
              Old Sharlayan (X:9.2 Y:11.2)
              Ojika Tsunjika
              Players must first complete the main scenario quest "The Coming Dawn."

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              New side story quests have been added.

              Side story quests added in Patch 7.0 will employ an automatic level adjust system known as Quest Sync.

              Quests using this system will have their difficulty and EXP rewards adjusted to match your current level.
              * Certain side story quests do not use Quest Sync.

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              Thanalan

              Bottled Fantasy

              Any class or job level 1
              Ul'dah - Steps of Thal (X:13.4 Y:9.2)
              Medicine Merchant
              Players must first complete the main scenario quest "The Scions of the Seventh Dawn."

              Players will receive a phial of Fantasia upon completing this quest.

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              Role quests have been added.

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              Uncouth Customers

              Disciple of War or Magic level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:12.4 Y:14.5)
              Br'uk Evu
              Players must progress to a certain point in the Dawntrail main scenario.

              Tank (Paladin / Warrior / Dark Knight / Gunbreaker)

              The Narwhal Beckons

              Paladin, Warrior, Dark Knight, or Gunbreaker level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:12.9 Y:15.0)
              Loazenikwe
              Players must first complete the role quest "Uncouth Customers."

              Melee DPS (Monk / Dragoon / Ninja / Samurai / Reaper / Viper)

              The Hunter and the Hunted

              Monk, Dragoon, Ninja, Samurai, Reaper, or Viper level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:11.8 Y:14.9)
              Shashepya
              Players must first complete the role quest "Uncouth Customers."

              Physical Ranged DPS (Bard / Machinist / Dancer)

              To Steal a Steelhog

              Bard, Machinist, or Dancer level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:12.5 Y:15.0)
              Raholl Ja
              Players must first complete the role quest "Uncouth Customers."

              Magical Ranged DPS (Black Mage / Summoner / Red Mage / Pictomancer)

              Power Forgotten

              Black Mage, Summoner, Red Mage, or Pictomancer level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:12.8 Y:14.8)
              Tsuuhe
              Players must first complete the role quest "Uncouth Customers."

              Healer (White Mage / Scholar / Astrologian / Sage)

              In the Sting of Things

              White Mage, Scholar, Astrologian, or Sage level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:12.0 Y:15.0)
              Nyipine
              Players must first complete the role quest "Uncouth Customers."

              * Additional quests unlocked upon completing the entirety of the main scenario and all five role quest series will be added in a future update.

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              New job quests have been added.

              Enter the Viper

              Disciple of War or Magic level 80
              Ul'dah - Steps of Nald (X: 9.3 Y:9.2)
              Worried Weaver

              The Joy of Pictomancy

              Disciple of War or Magic level 80
              Old Gridania (X:8.0 Y:10.3)
              Cheerless Hearer

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              Wachumeqimeqi Deliveries have been added.

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              Each Disciple of the Hand or Land will be able to progress through one of five series of quests associated with the different shops of Wachumeqimeqi.

              Completing deliveries for a shopkeeper of Wachumeqimeqi will advance the story of that particular shopkeeper.
              * Because Wachumeqimeqi Delivery quest rewards include crafters' scrips and gatherers' scrips, players must first complete the quest "Inscrutable Tastes" before undertaking deliveries.

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              Wrought in Wachumeqimeqi

              Disciple of the Hand or Land level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:16.1 Y:11.1)
              Ropli
              Players must first complete the sidequest "Inscrutable Tastes," and make progress to a certain point in the Dawntrail main scenario.

              XRral Soj Metalwares (Blacksmith / Armorer / Goldsmith)

              Your Friendly Neighborhood Metalworker

              Blacksmith, Armorer, or Goldsmith level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:16.9 Y:11.0)
              Rral Soj
              Players must first complete the quest "Wrought in Wachumeqimeqi."

              Epistles by Pameka (Carpenter / Leatherworker / Weaver)

              Pameka, the Scrivener

              Carpenter, Leatherworker, or Weaver level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:16.6 Y:11.3)
              Pameka
              Players must first complete the quest "Wrought in Wachumeqimeqi."

              Xeerol Ja Juicecraft (Alchemist / Culinarian)

              Blame It on My Juice

              Alchemist or Culinarian level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:16.4 Y:11.0)
              Xeerol Ja
              Players must first complete the quest "Wrought in Wachumeqimeqi."

              Shunye's Apothecary (Miner / Botanist)

              Hands for Hire

              Miner or Botanist level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:15.9 Y:11.3)
              Greying Gatherer
              Players must first complete the quest "Wrought in Wachumeqimeqi."

              Fish Fancies Donuhanu (Fisher)

              Fishmonger Blues

              Fisher level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:17.1 Y:11.2)
              Donuhanu
              Players must first complete the quest "Wrought in Wachumeqimeqi."

              * Additional quests unlocked upon completing all five Wachumeqimeqi Deliveries quest series will be added in a future update.

              Requested materials can only be collected while undertaking each quest. Furthermore, these materials will not be listed in the Gathering or Fishing Log, but will appear in the Duty List.

              The location where items must be gathered or delivered can be confirmed via the Journal or the Duty List. When viewing the Journal, select Map, then either Gathering Location or Delivery Location from the subcommand menu that displays. When viewing the Duty List, selecting the appropriate duty will display the same subcommand menu.

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              Players can now temporarily hide the display of nearby player characters when interacting with quest-related NPCs or objects.

              Adjust this setting via the Character Configuration menu by selecting Control Settings followed by the General tab, then checking or unchecking the options under "Quest Progression Settings."

              • Hide nearby players when close to quest NPCs
                Enabling this option will temporarily hide nearby players when you approach NPCs or objects with a quest icon.
              • Hide nearby players when interacting with quest NPCs
                Enabling this option will temporarily hide nearby players when you interact with NPCs or objects with a quest icon.

              An additional option is available to also hide party members.

              * These options are only applicable to NPCs or objects with a quest icon.
              * These options will not be applied to players that are targeted or force targeted.
              * These options are not applicable to certain quests.

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              Quest objectives that require following an NPC will now utilize visual indicators to help players avoid detection.

              Indicator that players risk being seen should the NPC they're following turn around

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              Indicator that players should not approach

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              Players can now select icons in the Duty List to carry out quest objectives such as using emotes or opening the Crafting Log.

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              * As of the release of Dawntrail, this feature is only applicable to quests implemented in Patch 7.0. Implementation for past quests is planned in future updates.

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              Players may now adjust text auto-advance settings to apply only to voiced dialogue.

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              To help alleviate issues with misinputs when completing quest objectives that require entering phrases with the chat mode in Say, certain half-width and full-width characters will now be treated as the same character when typing.

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              The categorization of certain allied society quests has been adjusted.

              BeforeAfter
              Tribal QuestsAllied Society Quests

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              Certain quest battles can no longer be undertaken using limited jobs.

              Leves

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              New tradecraft and fieldcraft leves have been added.

              No tradecraft leves or fisher fieldcraft leves allowing multiple turn-ins have been added.

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              Experience points rewarded when using a Disciple of the Hand class or fisher at level 90 or above to complete a leve with a level requirement below 90 have been capped at 1,000.

              FATEs

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              New FATEs have been added.

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              Players will receive bicolor gemstones upon completing FATEs in 7.0 areas. This currency can be exchanged with Gemstone Trader NPCs for various goods.

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              Furthermore, as you continue to complete FATEs in these new areas, Gemstone Traders will offer a wider selection of items.

              To view your progress in each area, select Shared FATE under Travel in the main menu.

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              The maximum store of bicolor gemstones has been increased from 1,000 to 1,500.

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              FATEs that grant a bonus to experience points gained will now also grant a bonus to earned bicolor gemstones.

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              The game client will now respond more quickly when opening the Shared FATE window or changing between categories.

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              Large-scale FATEs that take place at fixed locations will now also appear on the map like regular FATEs.

              FATEs

              • The Head, the Tail, the Whole Damned Thing
              • A Finale Most Formidable
              • Devout Pilgrims vs. Daivadipa
              • Omicron Recall: Killing Order

              This change also applies to large-scale FATEs implemented in Patch 7.0.

              Treasure Hunt

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to treasure maps:

              Loboskin Treasure Maps and Br'aaxskin Treasure Maps have been added.
              Rewards for Saigaskin Treasure Maps, Kumbhiraskin Treasure Maps, and Ophiotauroskin Treasure Maps have been adjusted.
              Allagan tomestones rewarded for completion of Saigaskin Treasure Maps, Kumbhiraskin Treasure Maps, and Ophiotauroskin Treasure Maps have been changed from Allagan tomestones of causality and Allagan tomestones of comedy to Allagan tomestones of poetics.
              * Starting in Patch 7.05, there will be a chance for a teleportation portal to appear when completing Br'aaxskin Treasure Maps.

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              The Excitatron 6000 and the Shifting Gymnasion Agonon will now be level synced, adjusting player levels to 90.

              Grand and Free Companies

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              Additional items will now be accepted for supply and provisioning missions.

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              Viper and pictomancer symbol options have been added to the Charge category of the Company Crest editor.

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              New craftable items have been added to the company workshop.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to subaquatic voyages:

              New areas have been added.
              New items have been added.
              Maximum submersible rank has been increased from 115 to 120.

              Housing

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              Ward classifications have been adjusted for residential districts on certain Worlds.

              Changes will go into effect on Saturday, June 29, 2024 at 8:00 a.m. (PDT) / 15:00 (GMT) / June 30, 2024 at 1:00 (AEST).

              All Worlds in the Dynamis Data Center / Phantom / Sagittarius / Alpha / Raiden

              WardEligible to Purchase Land
              Ward 1 Free Companies
              Ward 2 Free Companies
              Ward 3 Free Companies
              Ward 4 Free Companies
              Ward 5 Free Companies
              Ward 6 Free Companies
              Ward 7 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 8 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 9 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 10 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 11 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 12 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 13 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 14 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 15 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 16 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 17 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 18 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 19 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 20 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 21 Private Buyers
              Ward 22 Private Buyers
              Ward 23 Private Buyers
              Ward 24 Private Buyers
              Ward 25 Free Companies
              Ward 26 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 27 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 28 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 29 Free Companies/Private Buyers
              Ward 30 Private Buyers

              * Ward classifications for all other Worlds will remain unchanged.
              * Changes to ward classifications will have no effect on plots that have already been purchased.

              Learn more about ward classifications.

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              The Estate Holder Rights system has been implemented.

              Players can now eject characters from their estate hall or garden, and bar characters from entering their property.

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              To bar a character from your property, you must first be on your estate grounds and have the requisite authority. Target the character you wish to bar, and select "Bar from Property" in the subcommand menu, then choose "Register as Barred Character." They will be ejected from the estate grounds and moved to the housing area entrance.

              Barred characters will remain on the Barred Characters list for 10 days. During this time, any attempts to enter your estate hall or garden will instead transport them to the housing area entrance.

              To view or adjust these settings, select Housing from the Social menu, followed by Estate Settings, then Estate Holder Rights. Authorization settings will differ according to the type of residence.

              Free Company Estate

              The free company master is the main rightsholder, and may appoint up to four free company members as secondary rightsholders.

              Personal Estate

              The estate owner is the main rightsholder, and may appoint up to three tenants as secondary rightsholders.

              Apartment / Private Chambers

              The apartment or private chambers owner is the main rightsholder, and cannot appoint secondary rightsholders.

              It should be noted that, when secondary rightsholders with the setting enabled are present on an estate, characters on their blacklist may also be denied access to the property. Which rightsholders' blacklists will be included to determine who is barred from the estate may be adjusted via the Estate Holder Rights window.

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              After entering the lottery for an estate, viewing the placard for a different plot before confirming the results of your entry will now remind you of the estate address of the plot you bid on.

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              Furnishings from the FFXIV Furnishing Design Contest have been added.

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              New furnishings have been added.

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              Crafting facility furnishings can now be used by crafting classes up to level 90.

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              In accordance with the increased character level cap, level 100 striking dummies have been added.

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              New orchestrion rolls have been added.

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              New aquarium fish have been added.

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              A new seed for flowerpots has been added.

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              • Garden Sunflower Seeds

                Garden sunflower seeds can be purchased from the following NPCs:

                • Mist (X:11.0 Y:11.4) - Material Supplier
                • The Lavender Beds (X:11.9 Y:8.3) - Material Supplier
                • The Goblet (X:10.9 Y:8.9) - Material Supplier
                • Shirogane (X:10.5 Y:12.1) - Material Supplier
                • Empyreum (X:10.2 Y:12.2) - Material Supplier
                • Apartments - Apartment Merchant
                • New Gridania (X:11.0 Y:11.2) - Tanie

              The Manderville Gold Saucer

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              New prizes are available for purchase using MGP.

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              The following additions have been made to Triple Triad:

              New cards have been added.
              New NPC opponents for Triple Triad have been added.
              Players can now engage in Triple Triad matches in new areas.
              Card numbers have been added to the item description of all Triple Triad cards.

              Miscellaneous

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              Players can now select female Hrothgar when creating a character.

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              Regardless of your progression in the main scenario, female Hrothgar will be selectable when creating new characters, editing your character's appearance using Fantasia, or hiring a retainer.

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              A winning entry from the FFXIV Hairstyle Design Contest is now available.

              Learn more about the Hairstyle Design Contest 2023.

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              New hairstyles have been added.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Trust system:

              Krile has been added as a new avatar NPC.
              She will become available after progressing to a certain point in the main scenario.
              In accordance with the increased character level cap, the level cap for avatar NPCs has also been increased.
              By progressing through the main scenario, avatar NPCs can reach a maximum level of 100.
              New glamours will be unlocked for avatar NPCs that reach level 100.

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              The Dawntrail category has been added to Duty Support.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to Wondrous Tails:

              Prizes available in exchange for Khloe's Gold Certificate of Commendation, Khloe's Silver Certificate of Commendation, and Khloe's Bronze Certificate of Commendation have been adjusted.
              The following duties have been added as objectives for Wondrous Tails:
              The addition of these duties will not affect a Wondrous Tails in your possession prior to reaching level 100 with at least one Disciple of War or Magic.
              • The Minstrel's Ballad: Endsinger's Aria
              • Storm's Crown (Extreme)
              • Mount Ordeals (Extreme)
              • The Voidcast Dais (Extreme)
              • The Abyssal Fracture (Extreme)
              • Level 91-99 Dungeons
              • Level 100 Dungeons
              The following raids and alliance raids have been grouped together into raid series categories:
              The addition of these duties will not affect a Wondrous Tails in your possession prior to reaching level 100 with at least one Disciple of War or Magic. Completing any duty from a series will be counted toward objectives, granting a seal.
              BeforeAfter
              Eden's Gate: Resurrection or Descent
              Eden's Gate: Inundation or Sepulture
              Eden's Gate
              Eden's Verse: Fulmination or Furor
              Eden's Verse: Iconoclasm or Refulgence
              Eden's Verse
              Eden's Promise: Umbra or Litany
              Eden's Promise: Anamorphosis or Eternity
              Eden's Promise
              The Labyrinth of the Ancients
              Syrcus Tower
              The World of Darkness
              Alliance Raids (A Realm Reborn)
              The Void Ark
              The Weeping City of Mhach
              Dun Scaith
              Alliance Raids (Heavensward)
              The Royal City of Rabanastre
              The Ridorana Lighthouse
              The Orbonne Monastery
              Alliance Raids (Stormblood)
              The Copied Factory
              The Puppets' Bunker
              The Tower at Paradigm's Breach
              Alliance Raids (Shadowbringers)
              Aglaia
              Euphrosyne
              Thaleia
              Alliance Raids (Endwalker)

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              Dawntrail entries have been added to the sightseeing log.

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              Skywatcher NPCs have been added to the new areas.

              Skywatcher NPCs in 6.0 and previous areas will also be able to offer weather forecasts for 7.0 areas. However, special requirements must be met for certain locations.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Island Sanctuary:

              When selecting the plus button on the Isleworks Agenda interface, players can now choose whether Set Agenda or Supply & Demand is the default window that opens.
              From the Islekeep's Index, select Sanctuary Settings, then Default Agenda Settings under the Workshop tab.
              The Sanctuary Gathering Log can now be opened via the Material Allocation window.
              The Material Allocation window will now save sorting settings.
              When selling materials in bulk via the enterprising exporter, the quantity set may now be saved for future transactions.

              Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (135)Battle System

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              The level cap for all Disciples of War and Magic has been raised to 100.

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              The viper and pictomancer jobs have been added.

              These jobs have no corresponding classes and begin at level 80.

              Viper (Melee DPS)

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              Viper can be unlocked by completing the following quest:

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              Enter the Viper

              Disciple of War or Magic level 80
              Ul'dah - Steps of Nald (X:9.3 Y:9.2)
              Worried Weaver

              Actions and Traits

              For more details regarding actions and traits, please refer to the FINAL FANTASY XIV Job Guide.

              Pictomancer (Magical Ranged DPS)

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              Pictomancer can be unlocked by completing the following quest:

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              The Joy of Pictomancy

              Disciple of War or Magic level 80
              Old Gridania (X:8.0 Y:10.3)
              Cheerless Hearer

              Actions and Traits

              For more details regarding actions and traits, please refer to the FINAL FANTASY XIV Job Guide.

              In accordance with the addition of these new jobs, gear for viper and pictomancer has been added to the rewards for certain duties, and will now be sold by merchant NPCs. Please note, however, that viper and pictomancer cannot be used in the Hall of the Novice, nor can they receive the first-time completion bonus from guildhests.

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              New job actions have been added.

              For more details regarding actions and traits, please refer to the FINAL FANTASY XIV Job Guide.

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              Actions and traits have been adjusted.

              For more details regarding actions and traits, please refer to the FINAL FANTASY XIV Job Guide.

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              The layout of the Blue Magic Spellbook interface has been adjusted.

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              The following adjustments have been made to limit breaks:

              Monks will no longer change position when executing Final Heaven.
              Dragoons will no longer change position when executing Dragonsong Dive.

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              Player attributes have been adjusted as follows:

              Tenacity's effect on damage dealt, damage received, and HP restored has been increased.

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              Certain status effects granted by class and job actions will now be removed when changing areas or entering an instanced duty.

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              The effects of certain monster and NPC actions have been adjusted.

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              The armoury bonus granted below level 90 has been increased from 50% to 100%.

              The armoury bonus is applied to all available Disciples of War and Magic other than your highest level job or class. From level 90 onward, the armoury bonus is a 50% increase in EXP gained.

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              In accordance with the increased level cap, New World and Preferred World character bonuses now apply to all jobs at level 89 or below.

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              New enemies have been added.

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              New dungeons have been added.

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              After beginning a boss encounter in dungeons newly introduced in Patch 7.0, the shortcut warp will take players to the boss area's entrance.

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              In accordance with the increased level cap, players can now gain experience from level 90 dungeons, trials, and 6.x alliance raid dungeons.

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              New trials have been added.

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              Unreal trials have been temporarily disabled.

              Players may still exchange Faux Leaves for various rewards.
              * A new unreal trial is scheduled to be added in Patch 7.1.

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              Players will now receive the power of the Echo in the event all party members are incapacitated during the following trials:

              • The Abyssal Fracture
              • The Gilded Araya

              Each time players restart the aforementioned trial, they will be granted a 10% Echo effect boost, which increases each restart up to a maximum of 50%. If a player restarts after battling for less than three minutes, they will not be granted this effect.

              • The Abyssal Fracture (Extreme)

              Each time players restart the aforementioned trial, they will be granted a 5% Echo effect boost, which increases each restart up to a maximum of 25%. If a player restarts after battling for less than three minutes, they will not be granted this effect.

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              The strength of the Echo granted in Pandæmonium: Anabaseios (Savage) has been increased.

              The Echo will take effect upon entering Pandæmonium: Anabaseios (Savage), increasing players' maximum HP, damage dealt, and healing potency by 20%.
              * Unlike other instances, the strength of the Echo will not increase in the event all party members are incapacitated.

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              The Spire of Trial, an expansion of Stone, Sky, Sea, has been added.

              The Spire of Trial offers trials tailored to various high-level duties in which players will be tasked with destroying a level 100 striking dummy. To access the Spire of Trial, players must first complete the following quest:

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              Trial by Spire

              Disciple of War or Magic level 100
              Solution Nine (X:19.9 Y:17.1)
              Eccentric Researcher
              Players must first complete the final quest of the Dawntrail main scenario and the quest "A Striking Opportunity."

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              The weekly restriction on receiving Cracked Anthoclusters upon clearing Thaleia has been removed.

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              New elite marks have been added.

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              Players can now hunt regular and elite marks in the new areas.

              Marks defeated in the new areas will also yield Sacks of Nuts, which can be exchanged for various items. Players must first complete the following quest before taking up the Hunt in these areas:

              A New Dawn, a New Hunt

              Disciple of War or Magic level 90
              Tuliyollal (X:11.8 Y:13.7)
              Wing of Protection Scout
              Players must first complete the quest "Elite and Dangerous" and have progressed to a certain point in the main scenario.

              You can exchange Sacks of Nuts for items with the following NPCs:

              • Tuliyollal (X:13.9 Y:13.4) - Ryubool Ja

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              Viper and pictomancer's arms are now available from the following deep dungeon vendors:

              • South Shroud (X:25.0 Y:20.6) - E-Una-Kotor
              • Ruby Sea (X:21.2 Y:9.3) - Confederate Custodian
              • Mor Dhona (X:34.9 Y:19.0) - Synthesis Node

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              Allagan tomestones of aesthetics have been added.

              Players can only obtain up to a maximum of 2,000 tomestones of aesthetics. Moreover, players can only receive tomestones of aesthetics after reaching level 100 with at least one Disciple of War or Magic class or job.
              * There is no weekly limitation on tomestones of aesthetics.
              * A secondary currency, Allagan tomestones of heliometry, will be available in Patch 7.05, which is scheduled to release approximately four weeks after the start of official service for Dawntrail.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to Allagan tomestones:

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              Allagan tomestones of causality and Allagan tomestones of comedy

              The aforementioned tomestones will no longer be obtainable. All trials and duties where these tomestones could be obtained will now offer Allagan tomestones of poetics or Allagan tomestones of aesthetics instead.

              Please note that any Allagan tomestones of causality or Allagan tomestones of comedy obtained prior to Patch 7.0 will not be lost. The NPC Auriana in Revenant's Toll will now give players the option to exchange them for Allagan tomestones of poetics.

              Allagan tomestones of astronomy

              Allagan tomestones of astronomy have been removed from the game.

              Allagan tomestones of poetics

              Allagan tomestones of poetics may still be obtained from duties up to level 90, as well as certain Duty Roulettes.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Duty Finder:

              Category names and the duties listed within each have been reorganized.
              6.x duties can now be undertaken using the Unrestricted Party option.
              When undertaking duties using the Unrestricted Party option, players can now elect to leave a duty even during combat.

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              The Raid Finder now only lists trials and duties introduced with Patch 7.0.

              * However, the Unending Coil of Bahamut (Ultimate), the Weapon's Refrain (Ultimate), the Epic of Alexander (Ultimate), Dragonsong's Reprise (Ultimate), and the Omega Protocol (Ultimate) can still be accessed via the Raid Finder.

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              The Duty Finder has been adjusted as follows:

              New duties for Dawntrail have been added to Duty Roulette: Expert, Duty Roulette: Leveling, and Duty Roulette: Trials.
              Duty Roulette: Level 50/60/70/80 Dungeons and Duty Roulette: Level 90 Dungeons have been combined into Duty Roulette: High-level Dungeons.
              The type and number of Allagan tomestones received from each Duty Roulette category has been adjusted.
              Duty RouletteAllagan Tomestones
              Duty Roulette: Expert 80 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: High-level Dungeons 100 Allagan tomestones of poetics
              120 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Leveling 100 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Trials 60 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Main Scenario 350 Allagan tomestones of poetics
              100 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Alliance Raids 120 Allagan tomestones of poetics
              120 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Normal Raids 80 Allagan tomestones of poetics
              60 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Mentor 30 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              Duty Roulette: Frontline 50 Allagan tomestones of aesthetics
              The requirements and rewards for the adventurer in need bonus have been adjusted for Duty Roulette: Leveling and Duty Roulette: Alliance Raids.

              Requirements

              BeforeAfter
              Class or job at time of registration is level 80 or higherClass or job at time of registration is level 90 or higher

              Reward

              BeforeAfter
              Cracked Anthocluster
              2 Cracked Dendroclusters
              Cracked Novacluster
              2 Cracked Prismaticlusters

              * Cracked Novaclusters and Cracked Prismaticlusters can be exchanged for the new materia added in Patch 7.0.

              The requirements to register for Duty Roulette: Alliance Raids have been changed.
              BeforeAfter
              Players must meet average item level requirements commensurate with the level of their current class or job at the time of registration.Players must meet the highest item level requirements among the alliance raids they can enter at their current class or job level at the time of registration.

              PvP

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              PvP actions for viper and pictomancer have been added.

              Learn more about PvP actions.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Wolves' Den Pier:

              New items are available in exchange for Trophy Crystals.
              New items are available in exchange for Wolf Marks.

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              Series 5 will end and Series 6 will begin.

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              Series 6 will be held from Patch 7.0 to the release of Patch 7.1, during which time you can earn Series EXP and increase your Series level by participating in any PvP duty. Increasing your Series level will unlock various Series rewards.

              * Rewards from Series 5 can only be claimed until the end of Series 6. To claim rewards, select Series Malmstones from the PvP Profile window, then select Previous Series.

              Crystalline Conflict

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              Season Eleven will end and a pre-season will begin.

              When the season ends, the top 100 ranking players from each data center will receive vouchers via the moogle delivery service.

              Players finishing in the Bronze tier or higher can claim rewards by speaking with the Seasonal Quartermaster at the Wolves' Den Pier (X:4.9 Y:5.7).

              Learn more about rewards.

              * Tier rewards for Season Eleven must be claimed before the release of Patch 7.1.

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              New items have been added.

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              * Due to the volume of items added with the release of Patch 7.0, they will not be listed in the patch notes.

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              New recipes have been added.

              * Due to the volume of recipes added with the release of Patch 7.0, they will not be listed in the patch notes.

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              Facewear, a new form of accessories for the head, separate from other equippable accessories, has been added.

              Facewear can be equipped via a new equipment slot in the Character window, or by accessing the Facewear interface under Character in the main menu, and will also appear in portraits.

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              Facewear can be acquired by using corresponding items such as a copy of The Faces We Wear - Oval Spectacles. Once acquired, they can be freely equipped or removed at any time, and customized with a selection of twelve colors.

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              The following fashion accessories have been converted into facewear:

              • False Oval Spectacles
              • False Shaded Spectacles
              • False Classic Spectacles
              • Rose-colored Spectacles

              Players will now acquire facewear in place of the aforementioned fashion accessories.

              The fashion accessories listed above will no longer appear in the Fashion Accessories window. However, players who acquired them prior to Patch 7.0 may obtain corresponding facewear free of charge by speaking with the Calamity salvagers located in Limsa Lominsa, Gridania, and Ul'dah.

              It should also be noted that the items used to acquire these fashion accessories have not been removed from the game. If one is in your inventory or obtained via trading or the market board, it can be used to obtain corresponding facewear.

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              The item icons for phials of Fantasia and Retainer Fantasia will now include a marker to better distinguish them from one another.

              IconItem
              Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (219) Fantasia
              Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (220) Retainer Fantasia

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              Certain items can now be sold, desynthesized, or submitted for expert delivery missions.

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              Grade XI and XII materia has been added.

              * Attempts to affix grade XII materia will always result in failure when it is used as the second or later materia in advanced materia melding.

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              The success rate for salvaging grade IX and X materia when using Retrieve Materia has been increased.

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              Grade 8 Dark Matter can be used to repair level 91 to 100 gear.

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              Viper and pictomancer have been added as required jobs for certain gear.

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              The following items are no longer classified as unique:

              • Moonward Ring of Fending
              • Moonward Ring of Slaying
              • Moonward Ring of Aiming
              • Moonward Ring of Healing
              • Moonward Ring of Casting
              • Augmented Radiant's Ring of Fending
              • Augmented Radiant's Ring of Slaying
              • Augmented Radiant's Ring of Aiming
              • Augmented Radiant's Ring of Healing
              • Augmented Radiant's Ring of Casting
              • Augmented Lunar Envoy's Ring of Fending
              • Augmented Lunar Envoy's Ring of Slaying
              • Augmented Lunar Envoy's Ring of Aiming
              • Augmented Lunar Envoy's Ring of Healing
              • Augmented Lunar Envoy's Ring of Casting
              • Augmented Credendum Ring of Fending
              • Augmented Credendum Ring of Slaying
              • Augmented Credendum Ring of Aiming
              • Augmented Credendum Ring of Healing
              • Augmented Credendum Ring of Casting

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to dyes:

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              Up to two dyes can now be used on a single piece of gear.
              Gear that allows more than one dye will display two separate dye tabs in the Item Dyeing window.
              * Additional gear that allows for multiple dyes will be added gradually in future updates.
              * Following this change to dyeing, currently selected instant portraits may need to be edited.
              Undo Color Selection and Redo Color Selection buttons have been added to the Item Dyeing window.
              After selecting a color, it can now be set as a favored dye.
              An option to preview preferred color schemes using favored dyes has been added.
              An option to preview a previously applied color scheme has been added.
              An option to invert colors selected as dye 1 and dye 2 has been added.
              A marker indicating no dyes have been applied to an item has been added.
              When previewing your character's appearance while using a gamepad, players can now press R1 (RB) to switch between color categories.

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              The furnishing Sealing Wax & Letter Set is now dyeable.

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              The following items can now be equipped regardless of gender:

                • Faerie Tale Prince's Circlet
                • Faerie Tale Prince's Vest
                • Faerie Tale Prince's Gloves
                • Faerie Tale Prince's Slops
                • Faerie Tale Prince's Boots
                • Faerie Tale Princess's Tiara
                • Faerie Tale Princess's Dress
                • Faerie Tale Princess's Gloves
                • Faerie Tale Princess's Long Skirt
                • Faerie Tale Princess's Heels

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              Sundry Splendors, a one-stop shop for gear and items purchased in exchange for Allagan tomestones and scrips, has been added to Old Sharlayan.

              The shop is unlocked after completing the main scenario quest "Endwalker."

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              The layout of gear exchange menus has been unified.

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              The following adjustments have been made to gear exchanges for Allagan tomestones of astronomy, causality, and comedy:

              Gear that required the exchange of a base item and upgrade material can now be obtained directly in exchange for Allagan tomestones of poetics.
              The base items and upgrade materials for such gear can no longer be obtained from shops, dungeons, or retainer ventures.
              Players who possess the base item for such gear may upgrade them in exchange for 100 Allagan tomestones of poetics.

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              New items have been added to the inventory of Calamity salvagers.

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              New items are available from Calamity salvagers in exchange for Silver Chocobo Feathers.

              The following items, which previously required a Silver Chocobo Feather each for a single-handed weapon or shield, can now be purchased together with a single Silver Chocobo Feather.

              • Doctore's Scimitar and Warded Round Shield
              • Doctore's Cudgel and Nightprowler's Targe

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              Verdant Scepter and Warlock's Buckler will no longer drop separately in the Aurum Vale, and instead drop together as Black Mage's Verdant Arms (Lv. 47).

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              New items are available in exchange for societal currency from allied societies in 2.0 areas.

              * Players must progress to a certain point in the respective allied society's quests to exchange for these items.

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              The time until actions may be used after consuming certain medicinal items has been reduced.

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              After using the following items to grant a boost to experience points earned from synthesis, a system message will now be displayed when their effect expires:

              • Company-issue Engineering Manual
              • Company-issue Survival Manual
              • Company-issue Engineering Manual II
              • Company-issue Survival Manual II
              • Commercial Engineering Manual
              • Commercial Survival Manual
              • Revised Survival Manual
              • Revised Engineering Manual

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              The level cap for Disciples of the Hand and Land has been increased to level 100.

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              Orange crafters' scrip and orange gatherers' scrip currencies have been added for Disciples of the Hand and Disciples of the Land that are level 100.

              Players can begin exchanging their collectable items for these scrips at Splendors Exchanges and custom deliveries starting at level 100, and can have up to a maximum of 4,000 at any given time.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to crafters' and gatherers' scrips:

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              White Crafters' Scrips and Gatherers' Scrips

              No longer obtainable from completion of quests and levequests.
              All activities which yielded white crafters' or gatherers' scrips will now yield purple crafters' and gatherers' scrips.
              * White crafters' and gatherers' scrips can now be exchanged for purple crafters' and gatherers' scrips at the scrip exchange in Revenant's Toll (X:22.4 Y:6.7).
              Can no longer be used for item exchanges.
              Items currently obtained with white crafters’ and gatherers’ scrips will be obtainable with purple crafters’ and gatherers’ scrips respectively by speaking with the scrip exchange.

              Yellow Crafters' Scrips and Gatherers' Scrips

              Yellow crafters' scrips and yellow gatherers' scrips have been removed.

              Purple Crafters' Scrips and Gatherers' Scrips

              The number of purple crafters' and gatherers' scrips required in exchange for items has been adjusted.

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              The amount and type of crafters' and gatherers' scrips received from custom deliveries have been adjusted.

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              The following changes have been made to collectables:

              The experience points rewarded when delivering collectables will be standardized per item, the amount received no longer being reduced at lower levels.
              Experience points rewarded when using a class at level 90 or above to deliver collectables that are level 90 or below have been capped at 1,000.

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              New actions and traits have been added for Disciples of the Hand.

              For more details regarding actions and traits, please refer to the FINAL FANTASY XIV Job Guide.

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              The following crafter actions have been removed:

              Applicable to all crafter classes:

              • Focused Synthesis
              • Focused Touch

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              The following adjustments have been made to crafter actions:

              Applicable to all crafter classes:

              ActionAdjustment
              Reflect Efficiency has been increased from 100% to 300%.
              Advanced Touch Now acquired at level 68 (previously level 84).
              Both Standard Touch and Observe are now combo actions.

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              The categories under Special Recipes in the Crafting Log have been adjusted.

              BeforeAfter
              Restoration (1)
              Restoration (2)
              Restoration (3)
              Restoration (4)
              Restoration

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              New actions and traits have been added for Disciples of the Land.

              For more details regarding actions and traits, please refer to the FINAL FANTASY XIV Job Guide.

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              The following miner and botanist actions can no longer be used when a gathering point is at maximum integrity:

              Miner

              • Solid Reason
              • Wise to the World

              Botanist

              • Ageless Words
              • Wise to the World

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              New miner and botanist gathering points have been added.

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              New items have been added to gathering points.

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              The Gathering window will now display the integrity of a gathering point.

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              New fishing holes have been added.

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              New teeming waters have been added.

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              The Bait & Tackle window will now also display swimbait, a new form of bait obtained using the level 91 fisher action Spareful Hand.

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              The Fish Guide will now indicate whether a fish requires Precision Hookset or Powerful Hookset to catch.

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              Following the increase in level cap, the following adjustments have been made to rewards obtained while ocean fishing:

              Level 1-49

              • Experience points

              Level 50-99

              • Experience points
              • Purple Gatherers' Scrips

              Level 100

              • Purple Gatherers' Scrips
              • Orange Gatherers' Scrips (certain conditions must be met to obtain this reward)

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              GP will no longer be reduced to 0 when players are incapacitated as a non-gathering class.

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              Spiritbond gained when gathering will now be based on gear's equipping level rather than its item level.

              Following this adjustment, spiritbond bonuses when gathering at unspoiled or legendary nodes has been adjusted.

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              Players will now receive a bonus to spiritbonding when landing a big fish or legendary fish.

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              New Tomes of Regional Folklore have been added.

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              New items that can be used for aetherial reduction have been added.

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              The following changes have been made to desynthesis:

              The level cap for desynthesis has been increased from 650 to 710.
              When using quick desynthesis, canceling will now close the window if all items have been desynthesized.
              After checking the "Desynthesize entire stack" box in the Desynthesis window, this option will remain checked even after desynthesizing unstackable or single items.

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              New mounts have been added.

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              New minions have been added.

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              New chocobo barding has been added.

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              New fashion accessories have been added.

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              Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (312)System

              Graphical Update

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              A number of features have been implemented following our first graphical update.

              The following graphical details have been added:
              • Improved movement of certain weapons, tools, and gear.
              • Character tilting when turning on certain mounts.
              • Certain environmental effects such as water splashing and smoke will now appear darker in the shadow of nearby objects.
              • Wavering distortion effect when underwater.
              • Subtle eye movements for player characters and certain NPCs.
              As part of our first graphical update, the following details have been improved:
              • Character hair and face textures.
              • The appearance of skin on player characters, animals, monsters, etc.
              • The appearance of hair on player characters, animals, monsters, etc.
              • Subtle hair movements.
              • The appearance of lenses in glasses and other glass objects.
              • The appearance of metallic material on certain gear.
              • The appearance of characters and objects that are wet.
              • The appearance of fog.
              • The appearance of water and waves.
              • The appearance of textures of distant terrain when riding a mount.
              • Soft shadows (PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X, Windows®, Mac).
              • Shadows used in backgrounds and in certain cutscenes.
              • Changes in lighting due to the passage of time.

              * With few exceptions, these updates apply to all content implemented in Patch 7.0.
              * Graphical updates will be applied gradually to older content in future updates.

              Detailed textures for various objects such as rocks, trees, and fabric have been added.

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              The number of light sources used for shadows has been increased.
              The following updates have been made to grass:
              • Improved textures.
              • Increased density.
              • Color spotting.
              • Motion from wind and character interactions.
              Movement from wind will appear more consistent at high frame rates.
              Upscaling via AMD FSR 1.0 and Nvidia DLSS 2.0 has been added. (DLSS is only available on Windows®)
              Anti-aliasing via TSCMAA has been added. (Windows®, Mac)
              SSAO via GTAO has been added. (Windows®, Mac)

              System

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to character creation:

              These additions and adjustments are also applied to character editing via Fantasia, retainer selection, and character editing via the aesthetician.

              A new lighting option has been added to the aetherial background.
              Selecting the clock icon at the bottom right will now allow players to choose between Lighting 1, the original aetherial background lighting, and Lighting 2, natural lighting.

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              Character combat voice lines can now be sampled.

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              Class selection is now grouped by roles.

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              When using the aesthetician, the display of headgear and facewear can now be toggled on or off.

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              When editing character appearance by way of Fantasia, players will have 60 minutes of in-game playtime from the initial usage to re-edit their appearance as many times as they desire.

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              A new market board has been added to Tuliyollal.

              In accordance with the addition of a new market board, reduced tax rates have been adjusted.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to retainers:

              Retainers can now be registered to the Tuliyollal market.
              You may now create female Hrothgar retainers.
              The retainer level cap has been raised to 100.
              Retainers can now be assigned viper and pictomancer jobs.
              To assign viper and pictomancer jobs to retainers, the following requirements must be met:
              • Retainers cannot be already assigned a job, or must be reset if they are.
                * If your retainer has already been assigned a class or job, open the retainer menu and select "Reset retainer class." Please note, however, that doing so will lower the retainer's level to 1.
              • Retainers must be Disciples of War or Magic at level 80 or higher.
              • Players must first unlock the viper and pictomancer jobs.
              • Players must possess a copy of Modern Vocation.
              New retainer ventures have been added.
              New items can now be obtained from quick exploration ventures.

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              New achievements and titles have been added.

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              Elite marks will now be displayed in the Recommendations list.

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              The gil cost for using Teleport has been adjusted.

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              With the addition of new areas, the world map has been updated.

              The map will be updated according to progress in the main scenario.

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              The following adjustments have been made to maps:

              On the map for Limsa Lominsa Lower Decks, the positions of the red arrows indicating area boundaries have been adjusted.
              All maps will now display at high resolution quality.
              Following this change, the graphic setting for map resolution has been removed. (Windows®, Mac)

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              The following additions have been made to the Player Search menu:

              Viper and pictomancer have been added.
              7.0 areas have been added under Custom.

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              When editing Search Info, the size of the online status pulldown menu has been increased.

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              The following adjustments have been made to Target Information:

              When a target's remaining HP is set to be displayed as a percentage, decimal values will now always be shown.
              When the setting "Display only detrimental effects you inflict" is enabled, it will only be applied to enemy targets.
              Following this change, the name of this setting has been adjusted to "Display only detrimental effects you inflict on target."

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the Actions & Traits window:

              The default view of the Actions tab will now separate actions that can and cannot be assigned to the hotbar.
              A new option has been added, allowing players to choose whether certain actions will be replaced by another on the hotbar when executed.
              A new option has been added to enable a recast timer to prevent erroneous inputs of actions that replace others on the hotbar upon execution.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to job gauges:

              Gauges for certain jobs have been added or adjusted.
              The Job Gauge Details window has been updated to reflect these changes.
              The display of job gauges can now be disabled via the HUD Layout menu.
              The parameters used for the text command /jobhudmode have been adjusted according to the order in which job HUD elements are unlocked.

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              A glamour guide has been added to the following windows, explaining the usage of various fashion-related features such as dyes and glamours:

              The guide can be accessed at any time via the question mark icon in each window.

              • Item Dyeing
              • Cast Glamour
              • Glamour Dresser
              • Glamour Plates
              • Armoire
              • Facewear

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              Descriptions in the help menu of the Emotes window have been adjusted.

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              When viewing a repair request, the item details will now include information pertaining to dyes and affixed materia.

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              When viewing items attached to a mog letter, the item details will now include information pertaining to dyes and affixed materia.

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              The requirements to keep the New Adventurer status have been adjusted as follows:

              BeforeAfter
              Have played less than 300 hours
              Have not completed the main scenario quest "Death Unto Dawn"
              Have played less than 300 hours
              Have not completed the main scenario quest "The Coming Dawn"

              Players who fulfill either of the above requirements may set their status to New Adventurer.
              * Players who no longer have the New Adventurer status but fulfill the above requirements can restore it by first using the text command "/nastatus on," then selecting the New Adventurer status in the Edit Search Info window.

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              The bonus to experience points earned when a mentor forms a party with a new adventurer or returner will now apply until level 90.

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              In accordance with the increased level cap, the requirements for new mentors have been adjusted as follows:

              Disciples of War and Magic Requirements

              BeforeAfter
              Must have completed the level 90 tank role quest.
              Must have completed the level 90 healer role quest.
              Must have completed at least one of the level 90 DPS role quests.
              Must have completed at least 1,000 dungeons and trials.
              Must have received at least 1,500 player commendations.
              Must have completed the level 100 tank role quest.
              Must have completed the level 100 healer role quest.
              Must have completed at least one of the level 100 melee DPS, physical ranged DPS, or magical ranged DPS role quests.
              Must have completed at least 1,000 dungeons and trials.
              Must have received at least 1,500 player commendations.

              Disciples of Hand and Land Requirements

              BeforeAfter
              Must have reached level 90 with at least one Disciple of the Land.
              Must have reached level 90 with at least one Disciple of the Hand.
              Must have synthesized at least 100 collectables.
              Must have gathered at least 300 collectables.
              Must have reached level 100 with at least one Disciple of the Land.
              Must have reached level 100 with at least one Disciple of the Hand.
              Must have synthesized at least 100 collectables.
              Must have gathered at least 300 collectables.

              Mentor Renewal

              Players who are currently mentors must renew their certification during the 7.0x patches. Players who fail to do so will be unable to access certain features during this period.

              Once the renewal period has ended, players who have not renewed their certification will lose the mentor status, and must wait until after Patch 7.1 to reapply for certification.

              Available During Renewal Period

              • Novice Network chat channel
              • Mentor party bonuses

              Unavailable During Renewal Period

              • Duty Roulette: Mentor
              • The ability to change online status to PvE Mentor, PvP Mentor, or Trade Mentor.

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              A log message will now be displayed when newly created characters on New or Preferred Worlds meet the requirements to receive a gil bonus.

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              The following additions have been made to adventurer plates:

              New accents have been added.

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              The color of lettering on the base plate for the Twelvefold Blessings Framer's Kit has been changed to black.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to portraits:

              New accents have been added.

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              New poses have been added.
              When viewing the Edit Portrait interface, new filters are available for background, frame, and accent lists.

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              When hiding the display of headgear, this setting will apply to instant portraits even after changing headgear.

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              The following changes have been made to group pose:

              New stickers have been added.
              The Patch Logo frame has been updated with a Patch 7.0 logo.

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              When using monitors with a resolution wider than 16:9, screenshots taken from certain cutscenes or with certain frames in group pose will have copyright information placed within the bounds of a 16:9 resolution.

              * Not applicable to certain cutscenes, or when "Affected by camera settings" is enabled.

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              Copyright information displayed in screenshots has been adjusted as follows:

              BeforeAfter
              © 2010-2024 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.© SQUARE ENIX

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              Duties that can be recorded via the Duty Recorder have been changed.

              BeforeAfter
              The Mothercrystal
              Euphrosyne
              Anabaseios: The Twelfth Circle (Savage)
              Thaleia
              ???
              ???

              Two trials introduced with Patch 7.0 will be added.

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              The log message that displays when a congested area is inaccessible has been adjusted.

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              A button to temporarily hide display of the chat log has been added.

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              The following changes have been made to alarms:

              The maximum number of alarms that can be set has been increased from 10 to 30.
              The character limit for alarm names has been increased from 10 to 20.
              The layout of the Alarm Editor interface has changed.
              Simplified alarm settings are now displayed by default. Additional options are available after selecting the down arrow for advanced settings.
              * The display of advanced settings will be saved even after closing the Alarm Editor interface.
              Sound options are now available for alarms.
              Alarm sounds can now be muted while undertaking duties.

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              The following adjustments have been made to the Blacklist:

              Characters registered to the blacklist will be hidden.
              When joined in a party or alliance, their character will be displayed; however, their name will display as "Unknown" in the party list and on their nameplate.
              Messages from characters registered to the blacklist will be hidden.
              When joined in a party or alliance, a notification will be displayed when they speak during duties.
              After receiving a notification of blacklisted messages, players may elect to temporarily see what was written via the subcommand menu.
              Blacklisting will apply to all characters tied to the blacklisted character's service account.
              Blacklisting for party recruitment will now also apply to all characters tied to a service account. A system message will be displayed if a blacklisted player joins a party you're in, or if you join a party that contains a blacklisted player.
              * New blacklist functionality will not be applied to characters tied to a blacklisted character's service account if they were registered prior to Patch 7.0.
              The Blacklist tab has been removed from the Social window, and will now be displayed in its own window found under Social in the main menu.
              Players can now save comments regarding blacklisted characters.
              Blacklisted characters and all characters tied to their service account will also be subject to the Lodestone blocked users list.

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              The Mute List has been added.

              The Mute List can be found under Social in the main menu.

              Messages from Muted Players

              Muting will apply to all characters tied to the muted character's service account.

              While their messages cannot be seen, if they are members of your party or alliance, a notification will be displayed when they speak during duties.

              Players can also save comments regarding muted characters.

              Temporary Display of Muted Messages

              After receiving a notification of muted messages, players may elect to temporarily see what was written via the subcommand menu.

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              A Term Filter has been added, allowing players to mask messages containing specific words from the chat log.

              Once registered to the Term Filter, any messages containing designated words can be hidden from the chat log.

              Display of Filtered Terms

              The Term Filter can be applied to hide the display of registered words in one of two ways:

              • Display the applicable term filter's number.
                A system message will be displayed, indicating the term filter applied to the chat log. (e.g. "Message could not be displayed due to Term Filter 1.")
              • Hide the affected message in its entirety.
                Messages containing a registered word will be completely hidden.

              Registering Words to the Term Filter

              Words can be registered to the Term Filter in one of two ways:

              • Players can freely register words as they see fit via the Term Filter List window.
              • Select a desired word in the chat log, then register it via the subcommand menu.
                * Half-width and full-width spaces, as well as words from the auto-translation dictionary, cannot be registered.

              Up to ten words can be registered to the Term Filter list, each with its own individual settings.

              • Shout
              • Yell
              • Say
              • Tell
              • Custom Emotes

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              Saving Registered Words

              Term Filter settings are saved locally.
              * When playing on a different platform, words you wish to be filtered must be registered anew.

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              In order to reduce server congestion upon the release of Patch 7.0, the following measures will be implemented temporarily:

              * We will continue to monitor server activity and remove these features when server congestion is determined to no longer be an issue.

              Use of the Data Center Travel system World Visit system will be restricted for certain Worlds and data centers.
              Learn more about travel restrictions.
              Players who are inactive for thirty minutes will be logged out automatically.
              New areas will be split into multiple instances.
              * Particular instances can be selected when entering from a neighboring area or teleporting via aetheryte.

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              Players can now use the mouse to drag and drop actions onto or off of the W cross hotbar.

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              Gradation of the main menu background in Gamepad Mode has been adjusted to improve visibility.

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              The DualSense Edge™ wireless controller can now be used on Windows®.

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              DualSense™ wireless controllers and DualSense Edge™ wireless controllers can now be used via Bluetooth on Windows®.

              * Haptic feedback, controller sounds, and create button functionality are unavailable when connected via Bluetooth.

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              When connected to a 120Hz monitor, the maximum frame rate for PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S is now 120 fps.

              * Please note this is only a change to maximum frame rate. This setting will not ensure your system runs at a steady frame rate.

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              When playing on the PlayStation®5 or Xbox Series X|S, trophies and achievements can be obtained or unlocked if their requirements have been fulfilled while playing on other platforms.

              When playing on the PlayStation®5 or Xbox Series X|S, achievement data will be updated upon opening the Achievements window. There may be a delay in receiving notifications of earned or unlocked achievements.

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              When playing on the PlayStation®5, a system message will now be displayed indicating when players load the PlayStation®4 version of the game.

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              The following options have been added to the Character Configuration menu:

              Control Settings

              General Tab

              Quest Progression Settings

              Hide nearby players when close to quest NPCs.

              Also hide nearby party members.

              Hide nearby players when interacting with quest NPCs.

              Also hide nearby party members.

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              Supplementary explanations of graphical options have been added to Display Settings in the System Configuration menu.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the System Configuration menu (Windows®/Mac)

              Frame Rate settings under Display Settings have been changed.
              • None
              • Main Display Refresh Rate
              • 60 fps
              • 30 fps
              The following settings have been added:

              Graphics Settings

              Resolution

              Graphics Upscaling (Windows®)

              AMD FSR

              NVIDIA DLSS (Applicable with only certain graphics cards)

              3D Resolution Scaling

              Enable dynamic resolution

              Frame Rate Threshold

              Below 30 fps

              Below 60 fps

              Always Enabled

              General

              Enable dynamic grass interaction.

              Edge Smoothing (Anti-aliasing)

              TSCMAA

              TSCMAA + Camera Jitter

              Shadow Quality

              Use low-detail models on distant object shadows. (LOD)

              Shadow Softening

              Strongest

              Cast Shadows

              Maximum

              Normal

              Minimum

              Texture Detail

              Texture Resolution

              High

              Normal

              Effects

              Screen Space Ambient Occlusion

              GTAO: Quality

              GTAO: Standard

              The default setting for UI Resolution has been changed to High (WQHD/4K).
              The following categories were removed:

              Graphics Settings

              General

              Enable wet surface effects.

              Disable rendering of objects when not visible. (Occlusion Culling)

              Map Resolution

              High

              Normal

              Texture Detail

              Texture Filtering

              Anisotropic

              Trilinear

              Bilinear

              Effects

              Glare

              Off

              Following adjustments made to graphics settings, graphic presets have also been adjusted.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the System Configuration interface: (PlayStation®5/PlayStation®4/Xbox Series X|S)

              Under Display Settings, the option "Limit frame rate to 30 fps" has been added.
              In accordance with our first graphical update, a Graphics Settings tab has been added.
              The following categories have been added to this tab:

              Graphics Settings

              Movement Physics

              Available settings: Self/Party Members/Other NPCs/Enemies

              The following categories have been removed (PlayStation®4):

              Graphics Settings

              Resolution

              Enable Dynamic Resolution

              General

              Use low-detail models on distant objects. (LOD)

              The following settings have been moved from Display Settings to Graphics Settings:
              • Draw Quality (PlayStation®4 only)
              • Enable dynamic resolution. (PlayStation®5/Xbox Series X|S)
              • Use low-detail models on distant objects. (LOD) (PlayStation®5/Xbox Series X|S)
              • Water Refraction

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              Additions and adjustments have been made to text commands.

              The following text commands have been added:
              CommandDescription
              /facewear USAGE:
              /facewear [accessory]

              →Equip a specified face accessory.

              >>Example:
              /facewear "oval spectacles"
              (Equip the oval spectacles face accessory.)

              /facewearlist USAGE:
              /facewearlist

              →Opens and closes the Facewear interface.

              /autotargetpriority USAGE:
              /autotargetpriority [subcommand]

              →Change auto-target priority settings.

              >>Subcommands:
              on
              Enables auto-target priority.
              off
              Disable auto-target priority.

              Toggles between on and off when no subcommand is specified.

              /mutelist USAGE:
              /mutelist

              →Opens and closes the Mute List interface.

              /termfilter USAGE:
              /termfilter

              →Opens and closes the Term Filter interface.

              /visualalerts USAGE:
              /visualalerts [subcommand]

              →Change visual alerts settings.

              >>Subcommands:
              on
              Enables visual alerts.
              off
              Disable visual alerts.

              Toggles between on and off when no subcommand is specified.

              /colorfiltering USAGE:
              /colorfiltering [subcommand]

              →Change color filtering settings.
              ※Windows® and Mac only.

              >>Subcommands:
              on
              Enables color filtering.
              off
              Disable color filtering.

              Toggles between on and off when no subcommand is specified.

              The following text commands can now be used to adjust volume levels even during events such as cutscenes:
              • /mastervolume
              • /bgm
              • /voice
              • /systemsounds
              • /ambientsounds
              • /soundeffects
              • /soundeffectsself
              • /soundeffectsparty
              • /soundeffectsother
              • /performsounds
              • /systemsoundsspeaker
              New parameters have been added to the /hud text command: JobGauge1 and JobGauge2. These parameters can be used to toggle the display of job gauges.
              The following parameters have been added to the /alarm text command:
              • se00/se01/se02/se03/se04/se05
              • mute
              New parameters for new jobs and areas have been added to the /search text command.
              New parameters have been added to the /petsize text command for Solar Bahamut.

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              Additions have been made to the auto-translation dictionary.

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              Additions have been made to the PlayStation®5 and PlayStation®4 auto-complete dictionary.

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              New trophies and achievements have been added. (PlayStation®5/Xbox Series X|S)

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              New music, sound effects, and voices have been added.

              Sound effects will now play when touching certain plants.

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              The layout of the game launcher has been changed.

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              The title screen logo and opening movie have been changed to those of Dawntrail.

              The logo and opening movie for Endwalker can be viewed by selecting Movies & Titles at the title screen.

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              The following additions and adjustments have been made to the title screen:

              Options and License have been added to the title screen.
              Configuration has been renamed System Configuration, and can now be found under Options at the Title screen.
              Installation Details has been added within Options, displaying information on previous installations.
              The game version displayed at the top left of the title screen now only includes the base package and most recent expansion.
              A notification will now be displayed when a player is logged out due to inactivity during periods of congestion.

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              The display of certain World names has been changed in the World Selection window.

              World names will no longer include a region label, regardless of game client language settings.

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              After registering to use the World Visit system, accessing an aetheryte and selecting "Visit Another World Server" will display your pending registration.

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              Retainer ventures can now be assigned via the Companion App.

              Players can not only assign retainer ventures via the Companion App, but also retrieve items once they're completed. Retainer ventures assigned in-game can also be completed via the app using the kupo nut and mog coin in-app currency.

              It should be noted, however, that exploration and quick exploration ventures can only be assigned in-game. Furthermore, standard ventures cannot be assigned while exploration and quick exploration ventures are underway.

              Setting an exploration or quick exploration venture to "completion pending" will allow you to assign standard retainer ventures. To complete a pending venture, you must summon your retainer in-game.

              Any experience points earned or retainer ventures counted toward earning achievements will not be claimed until logging into the game and summoning your retainer. However, any experience points earned cannot exceed that needed to level up your retainer.
              * Players must log out in their Home World to assign ventures or retrieve items via the Companion App.
              * This feature will be available starting on Friday, June 28, 2024, at 4:00 a.m. (PDT) / 11:00 (GMT) / 21:00 (AEST).

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              Viper and pictomancer have been added to the solo rankings for Palace of the Dead, Heaven-on-High, and Eureka Orthos.

              Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (418)Resolved Issues

              • The following issues have been addressed.
                • An issue in the raid battles Alexander - The Cuff of the Father and Alexander - The Cuff of the Father (Savage) wherein fight progression reset under certain conditions when the area was sealed off.
                • An issue during the third boss battle in the criterion dungeon Another Aloalo Island wherein certain status effects applied by the boss could be transferred to a paladin using the Cover action.
                • An issue during the first boss battle in the dungeon the Lunar Subterrane wherein the Doom status effect applied by Ruinous Confluence could not be guarded against using the bard action the Warden's Paean.
                • An issue wherein the status effects granted by the sage PvE actions Haima and Panhaima did not appear in the party list.
                • An issue during the PvP campaign Hidden Gorge wherein players could safely attack enemies from certain locations without retaliation.
                • An issue wherein the Forgotten Figure furnishing could be sold to NPC vendors for a higher price than other similar furnishings.
                • An issue wherein certain graphics and animations of the Imitation Magitek Repair Station (Floor Unit) and Imitation Magitek Repair Station (Wall Unit) outdoor furnishings did not display properly.
                • An issue wherein the description of the minion Wind-up Dulia-Chai was inaccurate.
                • An issue wherein the graphics for certain gear did not display properly.
                • An issue when using the Data Center Travel system wherein player characters could not move between physical data centers under certain conditions.
                • An issue wherein players who used a Tales of Adventure item prior to Patch 6.2 did not receive the achievement "Broken Bridges."
                  * Players who meet the requirements for this achievement after Patch 7.0 can unlock it by selecting "Broken Bridges" from the Achievements menu.
                • An issue when undertaking the Temple leve "To Kill a Dragon on Nameday (L)" wherein the experience points granted was the incorrect amount.
                • An issue in island sanctuaries wherein furnishing glamours could be placed in areas where outdoor furnishings cannot normally be set, rendering the associated furnishings inaccessible.
                • An issue when applying glamours via the armoire wherein the dye information for gear would remain under certain conditions.
                • An issue wherein dyes could not be previewed when trying on gear under certain conditions.
                • An issue when affixing materia via the Armoury Chest or Character windows wherein the scroll bar of the Material Melding window would reset.
                • An issue wherein the "/hotbar enemysign" and "/crosshotbar enemysign" text commands did not function correctly when designating attack6, attack7, or attack8 as signs.
                • An issue wherein keyboard inputs would no longer register when controller connection was lost. (Xbox Series X|S)
                • Other minor text issues have also been addressed.

              Other various issues have also been addressed.

              Patch 7.0 Notes | FINAL FANTASY XIV, The Lodestone (419)Known Issues

              • An issue in Yak T'el wherein camera collision with an object at the site of an elite mark battle causes sudden shifts in camera positioning.
              • An issue when customizing or editing Face 1 as a Hyur Midlander wherein tattoos and scars are layered in the opposite order in the event that they overlap.
              • An issue wherein the marks Cat's Eye and Sally the Sweeper appear invisible if seen using an action that causes movement from great distances.
                * In the event you encounter this issue, the mark should reappear if you're within close proximity when they use another action that causes them to move.
              • An issue when undertaking level 90 trials wherein players are not rewarded experience points upon completion.
              • An issue wherein setting Real-time Reflections to Standard or High causes certain elements in trial cutscenes to display incorrectly.
              • An issue in dungeons introduced in Patch 7.0 wherein the visual indicator for certain boss attacks is smaller than intended.
              • An issue wherein the striking dummy in Stone, Sky, Sea has incorrect HP values when undertaken as viper or pictomancer for duties prior to Patch 7.0.
              • An issue wherein other players appear invisible after exiting a deep dungeon under certain conditions.
                * In the event you encounter this issue, please log out of the game and log back in.
              • An issue when playing as gunbreaker wherein the action icon for Gnashing Fang loses its highlighting after executing Reign of Beasts, even if the execution requirements are met.
              • An issue wherein the descriptions of the PvE monk actions Enlightened Meditation, Inspirited Meditation, Steeled Meditation, and Forbidden Meditation do not indicate they cannot be executed after opening 5 or more chakra.
              • An issue when playing as viper wherein the action Serpent's Tail cannot change to other actions when the player is affected by 31 or more status effects.
              • An issue when playing as bard wherein the description of Rain of Death states that its recast timer is shared when Bloodletter even after learning the action Heartbreak Shot.
              • An issue wherein the description of the dancer action Closed Position is incorrect.
                * The action erroneously states that it shares the effects of Tillana with a dance partner, when the correct action is Finishing Move.
              • An issue when playing as white mage wherein the healing over time potency of the PvE action Divine Caress is incorrect under certain conditions.
              • An issue when viewing the gathering log wherein the gathering location designated for nopaliflower is inaccurate.
              • An issue when using group pose wherein changing facial expressions via emotes causes small lip and/or eyebrow movements.
              • An issue wherein a DualSense™ wireless controller does not function when connected via Bluetooth while a DUALSHOCK®4 controller is connected.
              • An issue with certain graphics cards wherein setting graphics to Maximum or High (Desktop) causes the night sky to flicker.
              • An issue wherein lowering the game's resolution while dynamic resolution is enabled causes the game's graphics to appear distorted. (Xbox Series X|S)
                * This issue can be resolved by disabling dynamic resolution.
              • An issue wherein letting the game remain at the title screen for an extended period of time results in a black loading screen that cannot be canceled.
                * This issue can be resolved by restarting the game.
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