Despite the emergence of airships, chocobos have retained their place as a traveler’s best friend. Be it as bearers of a merchant’s wares, steeds for battle-bound soldiers, or an adventurer’s means of locomotion, the long-legged avian creatures are still very much a common sight.
The Black Shroud is home to the endearing, yet enigmatic, race known as moogles. Long reluctant to meddle in the affairs of men, it may be the suffering wrought by the Seventh Umbral Era that proves to be the catalyst which beckons the lovable creatures forth from their trees so that they may share their wisdom with the realm’s people. Will the moogles awaken to a new role they must fulfill?
The majority of Garlean citizens have a natural ineptitude for the workings of magic. To overcome this innate disadvantage, they have developed technology known as “magitek.” Perhaps the most common example of magitek would be the ceruleum-fueled devices found in the Empire’s machina. The arcane technologies created by exiled Garlean engineers are slowly, but surely, taking root across Eorzea. It will not be long before a marriage between magitek and the mine carts of Ul’dah results in a web of iron causeways spanning the very wastes themselves!