[Final Fantasy XIV] FFXIV update 6.18 is now available to download on PC, PS4(v9.54), and PS5 (1.000.139) players. According to the official FFXIV 6.18 patch notes, the latest update brings a number of additions and refinements to the game, including the Data Center Travel system and the new Japanese data center, Meteor. Apart from this, today’s FF14 patch 6.18 also includes quality of life fixes.
Previously, a big update added two new jobs, reaper and sage, an increased level cap of 90, the new male Viera race, and so much more. Unfortunately, since the last major patch, players are facing a long list of bug fixes and gameplay changes. Today’s FFXIV patch 6.18 will address a few of these issues.
The Data Center Travel system is scheduled to be implemented in FFXIV Patch 6.18.
The weekly restriction on receiving Unsung Blades of Asphodelos from Asphodelos: The Fourth Circle has been removed.
The following adjustments have been made to Pandæmonium: Asphodelos (Savage):
The item required to enhance weapons purchased with Allagan tomestones of astronomy, Radiant Roborant, can be purchased from the following vendor:
|Nesvaaz, Radz-at-Han (X:10.6 Y:10.0)||Aglaia Coin|
The following adjustments have been made to PvP actions:
|Holy Sheltron||Damage reduction of the Knight’s Resolve effect has been reduced from 20% to 15%.|
|Onslaught||Base potency has been increased from 400 to 500. |
Maximum potency has been increased from 4,000 to 5,000.
|Orogeny||Base potency has been increased from 800 to 1,000. |
Maximum potency has been increased from 8,000 to 10,000.
|Bloodspiller||Base potency has been increased from 4,000 to 6,000. |
The threshold for reaching maximum potency has been changed from HP below 20% to HP below 25%.
|Eventide||Base potency has been increased from 1 to 10,000.|
|Burst Strike||Potency has been increased from 6,000 to 7,000.|
|Hypervelocity||Potency has been increased from 2,000 to 3,000. |
Barrier potency of the Junction Tank bonus has been increased from 5,000 to 6,000.
Potency increase of the Junction DPS bonus has been changed from 4,000 to 5,000.
Cure potency of the Junction Healer bonus has been increased from 3,000 to 4,000.
|Seiton Tenchu||Duration of the Unsealed Seiton Tenchu effect has been reduced from 10 to 8 seconds.|
|Blast Charge||Now grants a movement speed increase when Overheated.|
|Aether Mortar||Potency has been increased from 4,000 to 6,000. |
Barrier potency has been increased from 4,000 to 6,000.
|Honing Dance||Potency has been increased from 3,000 to 4,000.|
|Reverse Cascade||Potency has been increased from 5,000 to 6,000.|
|Fountainfall||Potency has been increased from 7,000 to 8,000.|
|Saber Dance||Damage bonus has been increased from 5% to 10%.|
|Burst||Barrier potency has been reduced from 16,000 to 12,000.|
|Superflare||Enemies under the effect of Umbral Freeze will now be afflicted with a status ailment commensurate with the number of stacks accumulated. |
1 stack: Heavy
2 stacks: Bind
3 stacks: Deep Freeze
|Fester||Base potency has been increased from 3,000 to 4,000. |
Maximum potency has been increased from 6,000 to 8,000.
|Gravity II||Heavy effect is now only applied to the first target.|
|Gravity II (When executed after Double Cast)||Bind effect is now only applied to the first target.|
Season One will end and Season Two will begin.
When the season ends, the top 100 ranking players from each data center will receive vouchers via the moogle delivery service.
Players finishing in bronze tier or higher can claim rewards by speaking with the Seasonal Quartermaster at the Wolves’ Den Pier (X:4.9 Y:5.7).
Learn more about rewards.
* Tier rewards for Season One must be claimed before the end of Season Two.
Upon the commencement of Season Two, you will be placed five risers below your final placement in Season One, with zero Rising Stars.
* We are planning a number of adjustments for Patch 6.2, including further changes to the rate at which the limit gauge fills for each job, as well as damage modifiers.
The combat rank bonus for the limit gauge has been adjusted as follows:
|1st: none |
2nd: Fills 1.25 times faster
3rd: Fills 1.5 times faster
|1st: Fills 0.75 times slower |
3rd: Fills 1.25 times faster
Damage modifiers based on job have been adjusted as follows:
A new data center, Meteor, has been added to the Japanese region.
Following the addition of this new data center, Worlds across all Japanese data centers will be redistributed.
Chaos Data Center
Light Data Center
Using this new system, players can now travel between data centers to embark on adventures with players from those data centers.
Certain features are unavailable or restricted when visiting another data center.
Download free Final Fantasy XIV (FFXIV) update 6.18 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.