Square Enix announced today that Cheapest FFXI Gil: A Realm Reborn , its latest MMORPG, has retained its 1.5 million users despite its relaunch. The game’s producer, Naoki Yoshida, says he’s confident that the success with the game will be held.
Yoshida said: “The MMORPGs which were released after 2008 that has a subscription model thus far have retained 35% of that subscribers inside first month. Nevertheless, FFXIV has surpassed that number by the wide margin. ”
However, Yoshida said the business is working on producing good content to maintain a persons vision of players, MMORPGs often leave after exhausting the first content. The game went through several problems since its first release in 2011 was closed after little bugs and server stability. Catastrophe relaunch retained these complaints, but it really looks like situations are looking better now for Square Enix.