During the Fan Festival Event in Tokyo Japan, the director of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Naoki Yoshida shared some new details regarding the first expansion, Heavensward. The new details were the introduction of a new playable class, two new jobs, a high end raid, box art as well as some Collector’s Edition items that will be available in the game.

The details that were shared at the Fan Festival include:

The introduction of a brand-new playable race, the Au Ra
-New Job: Astrologian (Healer role) Astrologians channel celestial magicks through their star globe in order to heal others and make use of a divining deck to support their fellow party members
-New Job: Machinist (DPS role) Machinists wield firearms to deal damage from afar and employ turret-like weaponry on the battlefield to create further mayhem
-The reveal of the next major raid challenge that awaits adventurers, the mechanical fortress Alexander
-An announcement that Nobuo Uematsu would be composing the Heavensward main theme
-Details regarding the Heavensward Collector’s Edition were also announced. The package will feature:
*A dragon figurine
*An art book
*A disc featuring various videos and trailers
*Digital in-game items exclusive to the Collector’s Edition: a griffin flying mount, a helmet designed after FFIV’s dark knight Cecil, and a wind-up Kain minion

That’s not all, Some brand new screenshots were also revealed. Check them out now:


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