Square Enix has announced that the start of beta testing for FINAL FANTASY® XIV: A Realm Reborn™ on PlayStation®4 will coincide with the Japanese release date of the console on 22 February 2014.
Players across the world who own a PS4™ are invited to participate. The official launch date for FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn on PS4 is scheduled for April 2014.
In related news, FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn received the "Special Award" at the 2013 PlayStation® Awards in Tokyo, Japan.
PlayStation® Awards, hosted by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia (SCEJA), is an event that recognises hit titles released on the PlayStation platform. The "Special Award" was newly-created this year to recognise outstanding titles on the overall combination of the following qualities: newness, buzz worthiness, influence and performance.
FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn is available now on PlayStation®3. A free 30-day trial is included for new accounts.