Screenshot by Guides Whether you are a new player or a veteran looking to create a new character, it is essential to create your character on the right datacenter and the right world. If you don’t, you may not be able to play with your friends in the game. Below is a list of current FFXIV datacenters, worlds, and servers, along with their location.
North American Data Centers
The following data centers and servers are based in North America.
Adamantoise Cactus Fairyland Gilgamesh Jénova Midgardormr Sargatanes Mermaid
Monster Excalibur Exodus Famfrit Hyperion Lamia Leviathan Ultros Crystal Balmung Brynhildr Coeurl Diabolos Goblin Malboro Mateus Zalera
European data centers
The following data centers and servers are based in Europe.
Cerberus Louisoix Moogle Omega Ragnarok Spriggan
Calendar Odin Phoenix Shiva Twintanie Zodiac
Japanese data centers
The following data centers and servers are based in Japan.
Aegis Atoms Anthrax Gungnir Kujata Ramouh Tonberry Typhon Unicorn
Alexandre Bahamut Durandal Fenrir Ifrit Ridill Tiamat last Valefor Yojimbo Zéromus
Anima Asura Belias Chocobo Hell Ixion Mandrake Masamune Pandaemonium Shinryu Titan Players can currently only play with players in their datacenter. So, for example, if you were on the Masamune server, on the Mana Data Center, you could only play with players on Anima, Asura, Belias, Chocobo, Hades, Ixion, Mandragora, Pandaemonium, Shinryu, and Titan. You can, however, transfer characters between datacenters, but this modification must be purchased from the Mogstation store. Related: How To Switch Worlds / Server In Final Fantasy XIV Square Enix Announced Cross-Data Center Gameplay Will Be Added To The Game In The Future. But the addition likely won’t be made until Endwalker’s release. Please also note that officially Square Enix also calls region data centers and each server is a world, so things can get confusing at times. Are you having trouble with servers in Final Fantasy? See the article Guides Are FFXIV servers down? Here’s how to check the status of the server.