Director Naoki Yoshida clarifies that NFTs is not going to be coming to Final Fantasy XIV

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Director and producer Naoki Yoshida (Yoshi P) sat down just lately to guarantee followers of Final Fantasy XIV that they don’t have any intentions of bringing NFTs (non-fungible tokens) into the game. Yoshi P addressed this concern by Square Enix translator Aimi Tokutake throughout a pre-broadcast interview previous to the 68th Live Letter from the Producer. NFTs have been a controversial topic in gaming, and followers can relaxation straightforward understanding Yoshi P is right here to avoid wasting the day.

Based on how Final Fantasy XIV is designed, Yoshida bluntly acknowledged that they don’t intend on incorporating any type of NFT ingredient within the game at this level. He additional clarified that gamers shouldn’t be fearful about it as they don’t have any intentions to include that into the game sooner or later.

This path appears to go in opposition to an earlier New Year’s assertion by Square Enix CEO Yosuke Matsuda, where he claimed the expansion of NFTs will inform Square Enix’s personal enterprise practices. Many followers are adamantly against the thought, and it’s good to lastly get clarification for the favored MMO.

Yoshida does consider that NFTs are an fascinating new enterprise mannequin, however video games would want a particular design to make the most of them, and this isn’t one thing that Final Fantasy XIV is made to accommodate.