'Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward' News & Update: Patch 3.3 To Be Released in June; ‘Final Steps of Faith’ Trial Spoilers, Rare Weapons and More!By Mariel Peralta, UniversityHerald Reporter
In the most recent Letter from the Producer Live, Naoki Yoshida revealed that the "Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward" Patch 3.3 will be available starting June 7 next month. Yoshida unveiled that the patch's name is "Revenge of the Horde" and it is with good reason. FFXIV Patch 3.3 is full of exciting new things including a storyline, new dungeons, trials, weapons and more.
Summary from the Letter from the Producer LIVE Stream
A thread on a Square Enix forum translated the live stream of the Letter from the Producer LIVE. It revealed that the FFXIV Patch 3.3 will contain a trial called "The Final Steps of Faith" will need a party with eight players to fight against Nidhogg. Apart from new designs and item drops, if the trial is played in a harder version, players will be rewarded with weapons.
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Producer Yoshida also revealed a new dungeon called Aquapolis. He explained that with regards to treasure hunting inside, there are treasure chests that could open a special portal. However, they need to get inside that portal within 10 minutes and players are recommended to bring a strong party. The Aquapolis map can be accessed through treasure chests as well. Players who are looking to find more gil or the currency in "Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward," they can chase and defeat non-aggressive golden goblins found in the Aquapolis dungeon, Siliconera noted. In the upcoming FFXIV Patch 3.3, the Fenrir mount will have the ability to fly and freeze water particles in the air.
FFXIV Patch 3.3 Raid Finder System
The Raid Finder system is a new way of matching difficult raids for experienced players that are in the same online Data Center. The FFXIV Patch 3.3 will work for Cuff of the Son (Savage), Fist of the Son (Savage), Burden of the Son (Savage) and Arm of the Son (Savage). Furthermore, a player vs player map will be implemented in the new patch and it will take place in Coerthas. Players will compete to control three key areas in the truest sense of raiding, Yibada reported.
Watch the live stream below: