Tackle the brand new deep dungeon, Heaven on High with Patch 4.35.

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood continues to provide unique and exciting content to players with this weeks launch of Patch 4.35. This update debuts the latest Deep Dungeon, Heaven-on-High, the next chapter in the Hildibrand quest series, as well as new items and system updates.

Full Patch 4.35 notes.

Weapon Rewards from Heaven-on-High

Heaven-on-High challenges players to join fellow adventurers and traverse through a 100-floor dungeon that grows in difficulty with each level. The content also features a reworked levelling system specific to the Deep Dungeon in addition to special rewards for those who can reach the highest floor.

The recent patch also features the latest questline in the adventures of Hildibrand, in which the inspector extraordinaire investigates crimes perpetrated by the Wolf Burglar in the Far East. Additionally, new emotes, minions, a new mount, and hairstyles have been added, including one runner-up design from the Hairstyle Design Contest.

New Hairstyles and Mount

Coinciding with the release of Patch 4.35 is the start of The Feast Regional Championship 2018, a series of official player versus player tournaments being held in North America, Europe, and Japan (to determine the champions within each region). The preliminaries period will begin on Tuesday, July 3rd and continue until Monday, August 13th.

Winners of the preliminaries will advance to the online semifinals—streamed and hosted by Square Enix—to determine the final teams to participate in the North American finals held at the Fan Festival 2018 in Las Vegas.

Additional information, including rules and schedules, can be found at The Feast Regional Championships 2018 dedicated website.

Fans can also look forward to an exciting season of Final Fantasy XIV Online Fan Festivals around the world. New information was recently announced for the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival tour, which kicks off in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino on November 16-17, 2018:

  • Ticket sales for Fan Festival 2018 in Las Vegas will begin on July 10, 2018, at 12:00 PM PDT. Additional details on purchasing tickets are available on The Lodestone.
  • The event will be live streamed free of charge in all regions and will include all stage content except for the concerts.
  • Attendees of Fan Festival 2018 in Las Vegas will receive a special Fan Festival mount: the SDS Fenrir designed. Additionally, attendees of each Fan Festival event will receive an in-game minion specific to that event—minion details are to be provided at a later date. Those unable to attend the events may purchase these items on the Mog Station at a later date.

More details about the event are available at the official Fan Festival website.