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FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Part 2: Zadnor, Thordan Ultimate and more

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Part 2: Zadnor, Thordan Ultimate and more
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With the second part of this FF14 Live Letter, the Final Fantasy XIV team revealed more of Patch 5.5 content. This update includes details on The Tower at Paradigm's Breach, the Thordan Ultimate Reveal, Zadnor, and more. Here is our 5.5 FFXIV Live Letter Part 2 translation.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Part 2: Zadnor, Thordan Ultimate and more

Images courtesy of Square Enix

Patch 5.5 of Final Fantasy XIV is planned to be released on April 13 and should start the transition from Shadowbringers to Endwalker.

Here's our translation of the second part of the FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter.

The Live Letter started with Yoshida & Morbol celebrating the milestone of 22 million players!

They also recapped things they revealed during Part 1, like the Paghlth'an dungeon and more. If you missed our Part 1 translation you can check it out by following the link.

FFXIV 5.5 Part 1 & 2 Release Dates

FFXIV 5.5 Part 1 & 2 Release dates - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Part 1 & 2 Release dates

The first part of Patch 5.5 will be released on April 13, while the second part will be released after the Fan Festival later in May.

FFXIV 5.5 The Cloud Deck — The Diamond Weapon Preview

Yoshi-P then previewed the next Trial of the Diamond Weapon. This fight will take place on the G-Warrior and there'll be no positionals.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Diamond Weapon - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Diamond Weapon
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Diamond Weapon - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Diamond Weapon

Nier Automata Alliance Raid Part 3: The Tower at Paradigm's Breach

The third part of the Nier Automata Alliance raid was announced during the last Live Letter, but this time Naoki Yoshida went into the raid to show us more — and even some of the armors and music!

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Nier Automata Part 3 - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — The Tower at Paradigm's Breach - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Nier Automata Part 3 Armor - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Nier Automata Part 3 Armor - Final Fantasy XIV

FFXIV 6.1 — Thordan Ultimate

Originally planned for Patch 5.5, the next Ultimate Raid in FFXIV will be released in 6.1 later this year — with the Warriors of Light fighting Thordan!

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Ultimate Thordan - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Ultimate Thordan

FFXIV 5.5 Save The Queen, Relic Weapon upgrade & Bozja Update

With the second part of Patch 5.5 in May, massive changes are coming to the Save The Queen quests series. A new zone — Zadnor — and the last step of the relic weapon upgrade will be added.

Players will also be able to enter the Savage version of Delubrum with less than 48 players, while adjustments are coming for the Front in general.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Bozja Update - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Zadnor - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Bozja Update - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Bozja Update - Final Fantasy XIV

FFXIV New Unreal Trial

The next Unreal Trial in FFXIV will be Leviathan!

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Leviathan Unreal - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Leviathan Unreal

FFXIV Crafters and Ishgardian Restoration Update

With this new update, the Restoration will get Fêtes as part of the celebrations for the completing the effort. The map will also be reworked to make gathering easier.

Players will also be able to check the fish still to be discovered in a zone.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Ishgardian Celebration - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Ishgardian Celebration
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Gatherers Update - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Gatherers Update

FFXIV 5.5 New Custom Deliveries

Count Charlemend de Durendaire is coming to Eorzea with a new set of custom deliveries!

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Custom Deliveries - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Custom Deliveries

FFXIV 5.5 Mecha Dragon Mount and Diamond Weapon Mount

With Patch 5.5 players will be able to get the last Gwiber and obtain the "fusion" mecha dragon mount.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation Mecha Dragon Mount - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation Mecha Dragon Mount

FFXIV 5.5 Gil Mounts

New mounts are coming to the game, made for players with a little too much money in their pockets.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Gil Mounts - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Gil Mounts

FFXIV 5.5 PS5 Version Details

Yoshi-p also shared more details about the PS5 version of the game.

If you want to know how to play to the PS5 version of the game here is our dedicated article.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — PS5 - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — PS5

FFXIV 5.5 Housing Update

New exteriors, housing items, and even a TV screen and see-through windows are coming with Patch 5.5.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Housing - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Housing
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Housing - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Housing

FFXIV 5.5 Misc Updates and Big Markers Update

Among the new content, some more changes are also coming to the game — including a massive update to markings, making it way easier to see the actual positionals on an enemy.

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Markers - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Markers
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Misc update - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Misc update

FFXIV Digital Fan Festival News

On top of the Lunar Whale and Minions, you will also be able to get your hands on three sets of five Orchestrion Rolls

FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Fan Festival - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Fan Festival - Final Fantasy XIV
FFXIV 5.5 Live Letter Translation — Fan Festival - Final Fantasy XIV

And that's it for our live translation this time, I hope you enjoyed it and look forward to seeing you again on our FFXIV Portal.

Until then, have a safe journey, Warriors of Light and Darkness!

FFXIV Patch 5.45 Relic Weapons, Resistance Weapons Upgrade Guide

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FFXIV New Optional Items: Brand New Alphinaud's Attire & More

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