Final Fantasy XI is one of the most popular MMORPG in the world. With a user base in the millions it is declared the most profitable game ever created by square soft. The story of FFXI is a brand new adventure and does not dwell of of any of the previous story lines. However they have kept some major things in there.
One is some of the races. The ever popular mog race still resides in the game and you actually obtain your very own mog storage area. As well they have kept in some of the fan favorite monsters. Such as leviathan or Bahamut. These creatures are sure to keep many players very content with them sticking to the lore.
FFXI has already released multiple expansions giving players new things such as special classes and new areas to venture out to. If you love the FFXI series or are an avid player of MMORPGs then Final Fantasy XI is a game you cant miss.