Square Enix as announced Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer: Comrades is set to be released on 12 December, 2018. The game will be available as a standalone at 5:00PM PT.
The multiplayer version of the game is different from the current version of the game which is an expansion of Final Fantasy XV. It is different by being a standalone version that will not require the main game. In addition, it also includes 10 new bosses, weapons and costumes.
Square Enix noted that since the when the standalone version launched, the expansion version of Comrades will no longer be playable. However, users who have already purchased the expansion will get the standalone version for free. This will leave only two remaining features of the expansions active: Avatar Creation and Photo Viewing tools.
Unfortunately for PC users, Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition will not receive the standalone version of Comrades, as Comrades is included in the base game on PC. But players who own Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition will receive 10 bosses, costumes and weapons for their own version of Comrades in a free update.
Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer: Comrades standalone version will come out on 12 December for $9.99 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The release of Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer: Comrades will also change the price for the Final Fantasy XV Season Pass as the price will be changed to $14.99 on 13 December.
Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer: Comrades was announced in a presentation by Square Enix, where the new of the cancellation of the planned DLC were also announced. The announcement came with the new of the game director Hajime Tabata leaving the Square Enix Company. You can read the news here.
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