Final Fantasy XIV will digital sales resume on January 25. This information comes in a very long update on plans to upgrade game data centers and server capacity while announcing the opening of new Oceania servers in February.
Extended update from director and producer Naoki Yoshida details of the Oceania server opening on January 25th, with the opening of 5 new worlds from the start. For those in the region looking to migrate to these new five servers, the transfer fee will be waived. Once open, the home World World transfer service will be made available to all players globally on January 26th. This gives them a day to check out how things are going on Oceania server.
With new server and data center upgrades they will be rolled out, along with the login information dropping to near normal because of more players progress through Endwalkerthis will help you to be able to continue selling smoothly.
There is also an update on regional data center expansion. Datacenter Japan will move to an eight worlds per data center and four data center configuration. This should increase the ability to log in over 50,000 servers in Japan. The North American data center will receive a two-phase server expansion. Due to global supply chain issues, the first phase is likely to appear around August with the second in the first part of 2023. The first is set to add four new servers and add four more servers when the second part is complete.
European data servers will get a similar expansion, starting in July and the second half in summer 2023. European servers will also get four new worlds in July and a new data center with eight new worlds with the second half of the upgrade process.
The previously discussed data center travel system will also be planned for one of the 6.1 X patches. This will allow players to tour worlds in other data centers in the same area. a physical data center with their own Home world. Technically, inter-regional visits are possible but this is not yet something that has been planned. But you will be able to visit others in the data center services.
https://www.mmorpg.com/news/final-fantasy-xiv-resuming-sales-this-month-after-new-oceania-data-center-begins-expansion-plans-2000124091 Final Fantasy XIV Sales Resume This Month After Oceania Data Center Begins Expansion Plans