New Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.2 Screenshots Showcase New Primal and More

December 21, 2017Written by Anthony Nash

final fantasy xiv patch 4.2 screenshots

Earlier today, Square Enix released a brand new batch of screenshots for the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV patch 4.2 update named Rise of a New Sun. The new screenshots, which can be found in the gallery below, showcases new images from the mainline story (including the return of Gotsetsu) as well as images of the new Primal, Byakko.

The Rise of a New Sun patch is set to bring players to Dom for a brand new chapter in the main story of Final Fantasy XIV. Not only will the patch add new main scenario and side quests, but it will also bring a new Raid dungeon, more PvP updates, and new dungeons to the game as well.

The Rise of a New Sun patch has yet to receive a final release date, but should be out sometime soon. For more information on the upcoming patch, make sure to check out below:

In the upcoming patch, titled Rise of a New Sun, players will turn their gaze to Doma in the next chapter of the main scenario quest line. The patch also introduces numerous updates including challenging new trials and dungeons, a large update to the glamour system, a number of system enhancements, and the highly anticipated Forbidden Land of Eureka. A list of initially announced content updates for the patch are listed below:

  • New Main Scenario and Side Quests
  • New Raid Dungeon
  • The Forbidden Land of Eureka
  • Glamour System Updates
  • The Feast PvP Updates
  • Housing Updates
  • New Primal Battle
  • New Dungeons
  • A New Duty Recorder Feature
  • Updates to bard’s performance actions, additional inventory through the use of a new companion storage feature, and more.

Final Fantasy XIV is available now.