Square Enix is sending out emails to players to remind them of the forthcoming closure of Final Fantasy XI on March 31, 2016 for both PlayStation 2 and XBox.
This email is being sent to the email addresses of all Square Enix accounts that possess a FINAL FANTASY XI service account.
As previously announced on Thursday, March 19, 2015, PlayStation(R)2 and Xbox 360(R) service for FINAL FANTASY XI will end on Thursday, March 31, 2016.
As such, PlayStation(R)2 and Xbox 360(R) service will not be available after March 31, 2016.
Automatic billing for active FINAL FANTASY XI accounts will persist through the cancellation of PlayStation(R)2 and Xbox 360(R) service. Those wishing to cancel their accounts are advised to do so manually.
Those currently enjoying FINAL FANTASY XI on their PlayStation(R)2 or Xbox 360(R) will be able to continue playing on the Windows(R) version.
Follow the procedures laid out in the below link to continue adventuring in the world of Vana’diel via Windows(R).
Installing PlayOnline/FINAL FANTASY XI for Windows(R)
Players may continue enjoying FINAL FANTASY XI with the same SQUARE ENIX Account, PlayOnline ID and PlayOnline password after installation.