Same-sex marriage in Final Fantasy XIV

‘Final Fantasy XIV’, a massively multiplayer online version of the series, included same-sex marriage.


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This inspired a group of players to participate in a pride parade in the game. The parade was organized by the Rough Trade Gaming Community (RTGC), a network that spans multiple games and describes itself as “the world’s biggest LGBT guild.” A video of the parade is available here.

LGBTQ  references in this game series:

Final Fantasy V (1992): Faris Scherwiz, Bartz Klauser

Final Fantasy VII (1997): Ambiguous Characters; Cross-Dressing; Mukki

Final Fantasy VIII (1999): Adel

Final Fantasy IX (2000): Quina Quen

Final Fantasy X (2001): Tidus, Brother and Wakka

Final Fantasy XIII (2009): Fang and Vanille

Final Fantasy XIV (2014): Same-sex marriage, Gay NPC couple