One of the most appreciated publications dedicated to Final Fantasy XIV is the Encyclopaedia Eorzea series, especially among those who enjoy roleplay.
Today, after a long wait, Square Enix has finally made the third volume available for pre-order. You can find it at the publisher's North American Store and European Store, priced at $49.99, €42.99, or £39.99 depending on where you live.
We also get the release date, and it's December 19, 2023 in both regions.
The volumes of the Encyclopaedia Eorzea include tons of information on the settings and characters of the popular MMORPG, on top of plenty of beautiful art. The third volume also comes with a Wind-up Fourchenault minion code. Here's how Square Enix describes it.
The third volume of the official Final Fantasy XIV lore books, written and compiled by theFinal Fantasy XIV development team! This deluxe hardcover tome comprises records of adventures that transcend the bounds of space and time, from the ancient world to the very stars above.
Offering an astonishing amount of information covering the Shadowbringers and Endwalker expansions, this third volume of Encyclopaedia Eorzea brings readers further into the realms of the global hit video game. Hundreds of richly illustrated, full-color pages present detailed explorations of the events that occurred in Etheirys, Norvrandt, and the sea of stars, as well as comprehensive descriptions of their histories, peoples, lands, and more.
An unending source of knowledge and inspiration to all those who seek truths across and beyond our star.
We also get plenty of sample pictures, which you can see below.
Final Fantasy XIV is currently available for PC, PS5, and PS4. After its fourth expansion "Endwalker," the game currently counts 27 million registered accounts worldwide. The successful MMORPG has recently received the major 6.4 update "The Dark Throne," while new details about its next expansion are expected for the North American fanfest in July.
A few days ago, producer and director Naoki Yoshida teased the possibility of a collaboration with Final Fantasy XVI.