Complied by one of Resonate’s healers, TiddlyWinks, here is a compiled set of information taken from the Live Letter:
Open Beta (16th for p3 testing) 17th-19th
Early Access 24th – Launch
Level cap for Beta – lvl 20
Both jobs will share same Stat allocation, MND – SCH, INT – SMN
There is an Item to reroll those stats however for switching.
Ifirit – Close Range Dps
Garuda – Long range dps
Titan – Tank pet
Ether Flow used to cast certain damage spells
Difference between WHM is mostly Buffing
Two Fairies – Cast times are long so you can not simply resummon them –
(Fairies can be used as targets for AE healing providing you can move them where ever you want)
Ether Flow used to: Restore MP, Cast heals instantly and for specific heals/buffs
Out of Game Services:
Gamecards in store are announced.
Paid World transfers: available 2-3 weeks into Launch
Smartphone App: Libra Eorzea
Able to look up character, make gear comparisons, linked to lodestone, won’t have any dungeon strategies and will closely mod player made strategies posted on the lodestone.
Android version available 3 weeks after launch
In game Announcements:
Barbershop: You will be able to change Hair Style/color, Eye color, Face Marks, Face Paint/Color, and facial hair. This feature is due for Patch 2.1
It will take up to 1 week to obtain the gear that they provide.
Summer event will required Farming Fire resist Gear
Winter Event has Snowmen Costumes.
End Game Announcements:
(Harder versions of all End Game Content Just announced as well)
End game will have 8 mans like Bahamut that will require teamwork and splitting into 2 separate groups in order to complete separate objectives to finish the dungeon starting about half way through.
Split damage sharing
24 man Alliance content – Will use Duty Finder
Not due till 2.1 – approx 3-4 weeks after launch
On the Hard difficulty primal fights will included an extra randomized mechanics added each time you fight them.
Map awareness needed as well
Moogle Primal fight due in 2.1
Whispering is locked in dungeons and raids.
Unicorn mount announced
Regarding loot system:
No Restrictions so far on any type of loot.
Concept art for Fans, beds, and Fountains outside of the house including versions for Free companies as well.
Ether wheels can be purchased and placed in FC housing to provide buffs to Members as well as a permanent EXP bonus for every member of the FC
Darklight Gear set announced for other classes in addition to the original one.
Token System for “trying” against primal gear that will be close in stats of that.
Addon tools will be released 6 months after launch
PVP official release 2.1:
You can access it from Molabe dock
It will be 4v4, 8v8, and joined through Duty Finder, You can also make premade groups.
Welcome back campaign – 1.0 members till Sept 9 play free
30 day – Wind up Cursor (Minion), Phail of Fantasia ( Character Remake)
60 Days – Cascadier Uniform Vouncher, Black Chocobo Chick (Minion)
90 Days- Beady Eyes (Minion) Voidal Resonator (Mount)