Square Enix has announced that the beta tests of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn on the new PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system will start on February 22, 2014. Furthermore, players on the current PlayStation 3 system will be able to migrate to the PlayStation 4 system at no additional cost, when the system is available in North America.
Players who have purchased the PlayStation®3 system version can transition their character data to the PlayStation 4 system to continue their online adventure. FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn is now available for $39.99 on the PlayStation 3 system and $29.99 for Windows PC. A free 30-day trial is included for new accounts, with monthly subscriptions starting at $12.99.
More detailed information on the PlayStation 4 system beta tests and the free transition service will be released soon according to Square Enix.