It's still hard to believe that Final Fantasy XV finally released last year after nearly a decade in development and a name change. Square Enix announced today that their latest RPG just hit a milestone of 6 million shipped copies since launching on November 29th, 2016.
In an official press release Square Enix not only revealed the update but announced that the limited-time event "Moogle Chocobo Carnival" will start on January 24th.
“Having received critical acclaim across the world for its beautiful world design and graphical quality, along with the open-world freedom and exciting new battle system, the game continues its strong sales after recording five million units on day one.
FINAL FANTASY XV provides additional content and associated products to expand and enhance players’ experiences, starting with the free game update, Holiday Pack (Free Version) and premium Holiday Pack+ DLC which are now available for download. Those who download the Holiday Pack (Free Version) or Holiday Pack+ will also gain access to the “Moogle Chocobo Carnival,” a special in-game event that brings an exciting festival to the whole city of Altissia, starting on Tuesday, January 24thfor a limited time.
To allow players a deeper enjoyment of FINAL FANTASY XV, regular updates enhancing the main game will be coming soon, such as premium DLC content that will provide players additional gameplay experiences.”
This year marks the 30th anniversary for the Final Fantasy franchise and one of the first big announcements for the franchise came in the reveal of Stormblood, the next big expansion for Final Fantasy XIV. For more on that MMO click here.
Final Fantasy XV is now available on Xbox One and PS4.