Final Fantasy XVI Reveals New Illustration of the World’s Best Uncle, Byron Rosfield

Square Enix has posted a brand-new illustration of Byron Rosfield from Final Fantasy XVI. He is the younger brother of Archduke Elwin, also making him the uncle of Clive and Joshua. Further, Byron is the warden of Port Isolde, a trading port located in southern Rosaria. He inherited a fortune that has since grown considerably thanks to his courageous practices as a merchant.

Final Fantasy XVI is a more action-heavy entry than its predecessors, with a Devil May Cry V designer even taking the helm. Throughout the title, players will control the protagonist, Clive, as he confronts various Dominants, humans who have been cursed with the power to become Eikons.

Clive is the “First Shield of Rosaria,” sworn to protect his younger brother Joshua, who’s the Dominant of Phoenix. However, following a certain tragedy, Clive swears revenge on the Dark Eikon Ifrit.

The producer, Naoki Yoshida, describes this game as akin to his experience with the first Final Fantasy, as “playing the lead in an epic motion picture.” The reasoning for this title’s action-oriented approach and more classical fantasy setting was to “appeal to as wide a range of gamers as possible.” Moreover, “there will be a “comprehensive support system in place for players who aren’t too confident with action games.”

You can view the new Final Fantasy XVI illustration of Byron Rosfield below:

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Final Fantasy XVI is available on PlayStation 5.


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