Part 1 of Patch 2.5, which is also being called as Before the Fall, will release for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn on January 20.
The release date for the first part of this upcoming massive update was confirmed by Naoki Yoshida who appeared on the Dragon Quest X event as a special guest. He didn’t go into any details about the first part and neither did he mention any information about the next update.
Before the Fall – Part 1 will add a new raid and theme park, as well as multiple new additions such as mini games that include Chocobo Racing and Triple Triad. The new dungeons being brought in include The Keeper of the Lake, The Wanderer’s Palace and Amdapor Keep.
Part 2 is said to be on the same scale in terms of new content, where the developer also plans to introduce the Gold Saucer casino.
Before the Fall is expected to be the largest content update for the game since Heavensward.
Players into the last days of their vacations should marking their calendars for January 20, when it will be available worldwide for the PS4, PS3 and PC.