Square Enix has revealed that it will offer dedicated video programming during the E3 2013 Expo. The program, dubbed “Square Enix Presents” will offer a diverse and user-friendly range of programming aimed at sharing unique perspectives with Square Enix’s global audience.
“Square Enix will be showcasing a terrific lineup of games this E3 Expo,” said Akio Oofuji, marketing director, Square Enix (Japan). “Square Enix Presents is a new way we can engage on a more meaningful and personal level with our community and fans and share with them the spectacle and excitement of E3.”
That’s not all, Square Enix has also announced the release date for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn and Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Collector’s Edition. They are both available for pre-order and are scheduled for release on 27 August 2013. They will be available for PC and PlayStation 3 (PS3) and monthly subscriptions will start at €10.99 (R135.95).
As well as the Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn game disc, fans who pre-order the standard or Collector’s Edition of the game will receive the following exclusive in-game content:
Early Access: Access the game servers ahead of the official launch. Get your head start and make your mark in the realm of Eorzea!
Cait Sith Doll Minion: On sabbatical from Shinra Inc. and looking for adventure, Cait Sith will join your party as a non-combat pet.
Mog Cap: Show your love of Final Fantasy and strut around the world of Eorzea in this Moogle themed hat. Kupo!
The Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Collector’s Edition will include:
Collector’s box designed by Yoshitaka Amano, legendary Final Fantasy artist
80 page “Art of Eorzea” hardcover art book featuring never-before-seen concept art
“The Waning of the Sixth Sun,” a special bonus video disc that takes a cinematic look at the events that led up to the realm being reborn
“Sounds of Eorzea” album that features musical scores by renowned Final Fantasy series composers
Five collectable character art cards
A Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn branded security token to secure user accounts
In-game bonus items: Helm of Light, Baby Behemoth Minion, Coeurl Mount and Behemoth Barding