Ready your money! I mean weapons~!
Square Enix announced that they will have their final beta phase of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn on August 17th and until 19th. They're also giving chance to players that want to play the game before the actual release. The early access for those who pre-order the game already be on the August 24th until 26th then come after the actual release on the 27th.
The PC version of the game costs $29.99 and the PS3 version costs $39.99. You get a free 30-day subscription period when you purchase the game, but subsequent subscriptions will cost $12.99 a month