The Square Enix MMO, Final Fantasy XIV, has been hit with a DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack, the game’s official Twitter account announced today.
According to the official Final Fantasy XIV website, issues began today, November 14, at 8:10 a.m. PST.
“We are looking into the way attacks are being made and taking countermeasures”, says a post found on the game’s website. The article continues by mentioning that “More information will be provided as the situation develops.”
Those interested in playing Final Fantasy XIV today may experience the following issues:
・Disconnected from JP Data Center Worlds
・Difficulty logging in to JP Data Center Worlds
・Difficulty accessing and sending and receiving data from JP data centers
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