New screenshots were released today from Patch 2.2 of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, also known as “Through the Maelstrom”. They highlight the updates to the main story and characters including the continuing story of Hidibrand and the introduction of Gilgamesh and Yugiri.
Additionally, it was announced that the 13th installment of the Letter from the Producer LIVE with director/producer Naoki Yoshida will kick off on March 21 at 2:30 a.m. (PDT) and cover upcoming Patch 2.2 content, including a preview of the new beast tribe quests, new Hildibrand cases, the introduction of the “Glamours” system that allows for the altering of gear appearance and “ventures” that will allow players to expand on their retainer’s role. Main scenario writer Kazutoyo Maehiro will also make a guest appearance.
Patch 2.2 will be released later this month for PC and PS3.