A new Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn benchmark is incoming, producer and director Naoki Yoshida announced. The new benchmark includes the character creator feature, which will be released on August 1st. The new benchmark will allow players to create their characters and import them into the final game or open beta (Beta Phase 4), which starts on August 8th. Click here for the download page.
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn for PS3 and PC releases on August 27th.