Square Enix has released a short video of some gameplay footage from the upcoming MMO Final Fantasy XIV.
The video, which first appeared on the official Japanese YouTube channel, is voiced completely in Japanese but has been translated by fans over on FFXIVCore, see the script below the video:Life in Eorzea #1
Riekom: Hi, I’m Square Enix’s Riekom.
Julia: I’m Julia.
Aratam: I’m Aratam.
Riekom: Final Fantasy XIV’s alpha test is just around the corner!
Aratam: Oh, cool.
Riekom: Today we’re bringing you a quick look at Eorzea’s Limsa Lominsa.
Julia and Aratam are impressed.
Riekom: How about this view, huh?
Julia: It’s amazing. What a radiant sea!
Aratam: It definitely has a great, unique feel to it.
Julia: These must be shops.
Aratam: So many great-looking things are lined up. I’m having fun just window-shopping!
Riekom: I’m sure I’ll be spending a LOT of gil here.
Riekom: There’s even fish, and…
All three: Oh! CHOCOBO!
Riekom: There are many different kinds of people working in the city.
Aratam: Aw, she’s crying. I wonder if her boyfriend dumped her?
Riekom: Are you stupid or something? She’s slicing ONIONS.
Aratam: Such realistic movements!
Julia: We can even see the salt he’s putting in.
Riekom: I love cooking, so I feel right at home here.
All three: Oh! HAMBURGER STEAK!
Riekom: We’re also going to show you some character emotes.
Creepy Mystery Voice: CUUUUUUTE…
Aratam: She’s dancing!
Riekom: The person controlling this Lalafell is a 30 year old guy.
Creepy Mystery Voice (Julia?): D’OH!
Riekom: This is just the first video, so we can’t show you very much. Sorry!
Riekom: From here on out, we’ll be showing you a lot of things from Eorzea through video, so look forward to it!
All three: See you next time!