Fashion Favorites: Aoidos’ Attire

Following on from her most recent request, site Patron @curious_usagi asked me to write about my favorite Heavensward Artifact set this month. I didn’t have to think much at all to figure out which set that was. If you’d like to make requests of your own, you can support Fashion Ninjutsu on Patreon. Artifact sets in Heavensward were kind of […]

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Glamour Spotlight: Tanks #22

So far in Stormblood, I’ve been taken a fairly relaxed pace after hitting 70. I did, during the first two weeks, get both Ninja and Samurai to level 70, but we’re nearly four weeks in now, and I don’t have a third level 70 class yet (the third, Paladin, will be at the level cap in […]

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Farewell to Heavensward & Glamour Spotlight: Scouting DPS #18 (Looking Back)

Today marks the soft ending of the Heavensward era for FFXIV. While the next expansion doesn’t officially launch until next Tuesday, on the 20th, maintenance tomorrow will usher in Patch 4.0 in preparation for the beginning of the Early Access weekend, so for the portion of the population who pre-ordered Stormblood, 3.x is at its end. And as is natural, […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: Final Thoughts

As Final Fantasy XIV‘s first major expansion, Heavensward had a lot to live up to, and carried a pretty heavy burden, as far as solidifying the game’s foundation for the future goes. For the past couple months leading up to Stormblood, I’ve been thinking a lot about what Heavensward did well and what it didn’t. I’ve talked about Anima […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: Other Content & Side Stories

As Final Fantasy XIV’s first major expansion, Heavensward had a lot to live up to, and carried a pretty heavy burden, as far as solidifying the game’s foundation for the future goes, and now that it’s nearly over, I’ve been thinking a lot about what the expansion did well and what it didn’t. So far, I’ve […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: Glamour

As Final Fantasy XIV’s first major expansion, Heavensward had a lot to live up to, and carried a pretty heavy burden, as far as solidifying the game’s foundation for the future goes, and now that it’s nearly over, I’ve been thinking a lot about what the expansion did well and what it didn’t. Sporadically over the […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: The Level 60 Endgame

As Final Fantasy XIV’s first major expansion, Heavensward had a lot to live up to, and carried a pretty heavy burden, as far as solidifying the game’s foundation for the future goes, and now that it’s nearly over, I’ve been thinking a lot about what the expansion did well and what it didn’t. Sporadically over the […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: Dungeons

As Final Fantasy XIV’s first major expansion, Heavensward had a lot to live up to, and carried a pretty heavy burden, as far as solidifying the game’s foundation for the future goes, and now that it’s nearly over, I’ve been thinking a lot about what the expansion did well and what it didn’t. Sporadically over the […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: The Main Scenario

As Final Fantasy XIV’s first major expansion, Heavensward had a lot to live up to, and carried a pretty heavy burden, as far as solidifying the game’s foundation for the future goes, and now that it’s nearly over, I’ve been thinking a lot about what the expansion did well and what it didn’t. Sporadically over the […]

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Heavensward Retrospective: Exploratory Missions (The Diadem)

As we approach the final major patch of the 3.x, Heavensward series for Final Fantasy XIV (with just a few weeks to go before Patch 3.5 Part 2, if the team keeps to schedule), it’s really starting to sink in for me that we’re at “The End.” As the game’s first major expansion, Heavensward had a […]

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