Yoshi-P Gets Immersed In An Eight Hour FFXIV Inspired D&D Session

Yes, Naoki Yoshida did in fact play a black mage, no surprise there.

Aspen Pash
By Aspen Pash, News Editor
Share:

Yoshi-P Plays DnD

On May 30, NGC–a Japanese streaming studio known for streaming on Twitch–hosted a Final Fantasy XIV tabletop RPG for four players that included the Final Fantasy XIV director and producer himself, Naoki Yoshida. Yoshi-P ended up becoming immersed in the Dungeons and Dragons session set in Eorzea until nearly 4am. In addition to Yoshi-P was Alphinaud voice actor Shinnosuke Tachibana.

While the eight hour long stream was conducted in Japanese, a fan on Twitter named Kageyama Satsuki translated some of the stream highlights on Twitter. Satuski explained that Yoshi-P played a “gil-obsessed lady lalafell black mage adventurer” while Tachibana played an Au Ra warrior named Hirvana Torachivana who continued to suggest time and time again to “just kill em all.”

The campaign started with escorting a chocobo carriage towards the outskirts of Ul’dah where a fledgling adventurer who “aggro’d too many marmots and an adamantoise” ran to the party asking for help. It was here that the Yoshi-P’s money-hungry lalafell said, “How much gil you got?”

Satsuki went on to explain that "The players were so happy and eager to learn more of the little storyline,” and how everyone was “excitedly talking about the game, despite it being 3:30am." Perhaps this will inspire more Final Fantasy 14 tabletop adventures in the future!

Share:
Got a news tip? Contact us directly here!

In this article: Square Enix, Final Fantasy XIV.

About the Author

Aspen Pash
Aspen Pash, News Editor
Aspen is an avid gamer and Twitch streamer currently residing in Japan. She is most attracted to games narrative design and is a huge fan of player choice in games. If Aspen is not playing games, she is most certainly writing about them.

Discussion (0)


Read Next

The Challenges of EverQuest’s Hardcore Heritage Returns

The Challenges of EverQuest’s Hardcore Heritage Returns

Are you up for the challenge?

By Aspen Pash - 7 months ago

You May Enjoy

Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Adds Two New Cards To The Ban List Among Other List Changes

Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Adds Two New Cards To The Ban List Among Other List Changes

A “Toadlly Awesome” Update is on its way.

By Aspen Pash - 2 days ago
UPDATED: Say Goodbye To Your Progress: Bungie Gets Some Backlash On Hotfix That Will Roll Back Destiny 2 Player Accounts

UPDATED: Say Goodbye To Your Progress: Bungie Gets Some Backlash On Hotfix That Will Roll Back Destiny 2 Player Accounts

What started as a way of fixing things ended up shaving off hours of playtime.

By Anthony Jones - 4 days ago
Hardcore Mode In Modern Warfare 2 Is Making A Comeback In Upcoming Season 2 Launch

Hardcore Mode In Modern Warfare 2 Is Making A Comeback In Upcoming Season 2 Launch

Developer Infinity Ward confirmed its return and will release further details in a blog later.

By Anthony Jones - 5 days ago
Warframe Dev Stream Announces New Bug-Frame, "Star Days" Event, And Continues Prep For 10th Anniversary And Cross Save

Warframe Dev Stream Announces New Bug-Frame, "Star Days" Event, And Continues Prep For 10th Anniversary And Cross Save

Known as Citrine, the Bug-Frame will be the 52nd Warframe coming to all platforms soon.

By Anthony Jones - 1 day ago
DDO 2023 Development Roadmap Reveals 17th Anniversary Plans, Mini-Expansion, And Performance Improvements

DDO 2023 Development Roadmap Reveals 17th Anniversary Plans, Mini-Expansion, And Performance Improvements

After overhauling and adding new features last year, Daybreak continues rounding out the game with fresh content.

By Anthony Jones - 1 day ago
CWA Withdraws Request For Unionization Vote At Proletariat; Blames CEO's "Confrontational Tactics" Causing Unfair Election

CWA Withdraws Request For Unionization Vote At Proletariat; Blames CEO's "Confrontational Tactics" Causing Unfair Election

A dicey situation just got worse for Proletariat workers.

By Anthony Jones - 4 days ago