- Please visit: http://preorder.na.finalfantasyxiv.com/
- Original Article explaining the process, click here
DOWNLOADING THE PS3 GAME CLIENT
HOW TO DOWNLOAD FROM PLAYSTATION®STORE
- Select “PlayStation®Store” icon located under “PlayStation®Network” category on XMB™ (XrossMediaBar).
- Select “Redeem Codes” on the PlayStation Store menu and enter the promotion code you received in email. Once the promotion code has been entered, proceed with the download process.
HOW TO DOWNLOAD FROM ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT
- Log in to PlayStation Network.
- Select “Account Management” icon located under “PlayStation®Network” category on XMB™ (XrossMediaBar).
- Select “Redeem Codes”.
- Enter the promotion code and proceed with the download process.
- Once the download is complete, the software installation will begin automatically. If you select “Download in Background,” you will return to XMB™. By selecting the “FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn (Pre-order)” icon located under the “Game” category, the game client installation will begin. The installation may take several minutes to complete.
*Promotion codes can only be redeemed once.
*If the download was not completed, please try again from “Download List” under “Transaction Management” in the “Account Management” section.
UPDATE 12:31PM PST 08/21/2013
There appears to be an error redeeming your 12 digit codes on PSN. Many have reported this issue but no official word on a fix/cause/solution etc yet. Will post when one becomes available