FFXIV PS4 Beta Dated; PS3 Users Can Transfer To PS4 For Free
February 22, 2014 will be the date PS4 release in Japan, and it will be exactly the date Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn kick off beta test on PS4. Square Enix today announced the beta date of FFXIV's PS4 beta and they confirmed those who have purchased the game's PS3 version can transfer their character to PS4 platform for free.
That means when the game launches on PS4, PS3 FFXIV players won't need to purchase the game for PS4, and they can actually transfer their characters' data from PS3 to PS4 and continue their adventure without having to start over. Square noted that FFXIV: A Realm Reborn's PS4 version is still is in development. At the same time, the developer is working on increasing the number of servers and strengthening the service environment on existing servers.
You can look forward to seeing more about Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn on PS4 at the upcoming Tokyo Game Show (Sept. 19 - 22).