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author: moir

The Best MMORPGs for Single Player in 2020 - Games for Lone Wolves

It would seem that online RPGs are only created with multiplayer in mind. Guilds, raids, Teamspeak these are the hallmarks of MMORPG. Fortunately, those who prefer an intimate adventure, still have plenty of games to chose from.

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

  1. Developer: Square Enix
  2. Release date: August 27, 2013 (PC, PS3), April 14, 2014 (PS4)

Description: the fourteenth installment in the legendary series - this time in the form of MMORPG. This is the second approach of the Japanese Studio to Final Fantasy XIV the original version from 2010 was not very successful, so the developers learned their lesson.

A lot has changed in this Japanese production since its launch - players returning years later are sure to get dizzy from the huge amount of additional content and new options. Fortunately, newcomers will cope without any problems - Final Fantasy XIV: a Realm Reborn has one of the most developed tutorials on the market. Let's stop here for a moment and give credit the developers - the introduction to the game is a real masterpiece. The action at the beginning develops slowly, gradually introducing us to successive mechanics and systems. A great addition is also the manual section available on the game's website - these two sources completely cover the topic and answer all questions that may arise.

In terms of the gameplay, FFXIV is a classic modern MMORPG. The majority of the game can be completed solo - players enter temporary alliances only for the completion of dungeons introduced by the story. A built-in matchmaking system will help to do that. In practice, we can keep our interactions with others to a minimum. In most cases, we don't even need to talk to anyone.

If you are looking for a typical JRPG, Final Fantasy XIV is a great choice. The game offers an interesting plot, nice mechanics and a lot of cutscenes - what else do you need?

Main features of the game from the single-player experience point of view:

  1. no entry barrier;
  2. an interesting plot, developed by the next expansions;
  3. a lot of tutorials and guides;
  4. a lot of additional content and side quests;
  5. crafting, collecting, the house system.

moir | Gamepressure.com

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