For better or for worse, everything seems to indicate that NFTs are here to stay. In recent months we have seen how this technology increased in popularity and consequently many video game companies are already interested in it. Of course, a large sector of players fear for the future of their favorite titles.
In late December, Yoshinori Kitase, franchise manager Final Fantasy, confessed that he has an interest in NFTs and the Metaverse, and expressed his curiosity to see how these elements will impact the market in the distant future. For his part, Yosuke Matsuda, president of Square Enix, reaffirmed in early 2022 that the company is interested in non-fungible tokens, the Metaverse and blockchain games.
With all this in mind, the players expressed concern about the future of the Japanese company’s titles. Of course, the players of Final Fantasy XIV They already expect the worst and believe that it will be a matter of time before the NFTs arrive and take over the popular MMORPG.
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“They’re a scam,” Final Fantasy XIV community lashes out at NFTs
Through social media and reddit posts, multiple users raised concerns about Square Enix’s initiative. Likewise, there were those who attacked the NFTs and claimed that they are a scam.
Some players called on the community to boycott the game if the NFTs ever arrive, while others were more optimistic and believe that Naoki Yoshida, director and producer of Final Fantasy XIV, will prevent Square Enix from using controversial technology in the MMORPG.
It is important to note that Square Enix did not explicitly confirm that the non-fungible tokens will reach Final Fantasy XIV or any other title in the franchise, so it is best not to worry about more at this time.
But tell us, would you mind seeing NFT in the MMORPG? Let us read you in the comments.
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