Greater than 5,000 Remaining Fantasy 14 gamers seemingly awoke a number of days in the past to search out their accounts had been banned. In keeping with the event crew, these gamers have been engaged in real-money trading and commercials, which might have ruined the sport’s stability.
In a put up on the sport’s official website, Sq. Enix stated that 5,037 accounts have been banned for participation in real-money buying and selling and “different illicit actions,” whereas one other 814 have been banned for promoting real-money buying and selling.
Gamers can submit a dishonest report throughout the recreation consumer to assist curb the issue, and so they also can report commercials to cease others from providing these companies within the recreation. It most likely will not fully get rid of the issue, however it ought to assist cut back its prevalence.
Issues like promoting power-leveling companies and different gear you don’t need for actual cash in MMO video games is just not new, however it’s definitely nonetheless irritating to see different gamers actually pay to win with the most effective gear that they did not actually earn themselves.
“… gamers ought to take care to avoid any exercise that violates the Phrases of Service,” Sq. Enix added, and that is definitely true with an MMO. Again in my World of Warcraft days, a pal tried utilizing a bot for a number of seconds earlier than his account was completely banned. All that work went down the drain.