[Top 15] FF14 Best Addons Every Player Should Have

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What mods can do in this game.


While addons are not required to be included in the game, they can help to improve the gameplay and details, allowing players to have a more immersive, beautiful experience when playing a game.

Not to be left out, FFXIV has many beautiful addons that can enhance the look of the game and allow players to have a better time while playing the top-rated MMORPG.

Here are 15 of the best FFXIV: Endwalker addons available right now!

 

15. Upscaled Weapon Textures

A mod that allows a better, more detailed look of the weapons in FFXIV. 

The first mod on this list is Upscaled Weapon Textures, which allows players to add details and enhance features to the weapons in-game.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • More details to the weapons the players wield might make the game more immersive for players.
  • The shine on shiny weapons like extreme trials weapons are enhanced and given more details, making them look much more valuable and unique.
  • Add details and pictures to non-shiny weapons, making them look unique and not a boring, plain weapon.

Get the mod here.

 

14. Blue UI

A mod that changes the default color scheme for the UI in FFXIV.

Blue UI transforms the game's default UI color into a more original, Final Fantasy blue in older games.

  • How the mod makes the game more fun:
  • Old-time players of FFXIV will enjoy the nostalgic blue color implemented into the MMO.
  • Players will also be able to enjoy a different color that is not jarring or neon or the usual black and white.
  • The blue color puts a beautiful contrast to the white color of the text.

Get the mod here.

 

13. A Tummy Reborn

Allows more body definition to most races and player characters in FFXIV.

This mod enhances the body details of the majority of the races in the game, allowing players to see more in-depth details.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Players will be able to enjoy more details on their character’s skin.
  • Players will also be able to create new glamour looks that enunciate the detailed look of their character’s body line.
  • Characters can also look much better, with defined skin and more details.

Get the mod here.

 

12. HD Raen Reworks

A picturesque-like Raen Au’ra.

This mod significantly improves the Raen race's appearance, including the details of horns, tails, skin, and many other things.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Au’ra, specifically Raen players will enjoy much more detail that can be brought into their character with this mod.
  • Players will also have a plethora of options available from this mod for their Raen characters.

Get the mod here.

 

11. The Body 2.0 Torso Type M

Now you can also add body hair to your male character.

This mod is a mod that adjusts the look of the body types in FFXIV. 

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Upgraded look for all male characters.
  • More options when creating a character or changing your character’s details with Fantasia.
  • Can make both your character and your friends’ male characters look much better.

Get the mod here.

 

10. The Unofficial hRbody

Much more detail to the body work and texture.

The Unofficial hRbody is a mod that allows players to customize their Hrothgar and Roegadyn's body types and details.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Upgraded look for both Hrothgar and Roegadyn.
  • More options when creating a character or changing your character’s details with Fantasia.
  • Can make both your character and your friends’ characters look much better.

Get the mod here.

 

9. Upscaled Armors Equipment Textures 

The upgraded look.

Upscaled Armors Equipment Textures is made by the same author that creates Upscaled World Textures Mod, the number one mod on this list. Combined together, they make the game look way better.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Upgraded armour look.
  • Better motivation to do and create more glamour for yourself.
  • Your character can look better.

Get the mod here.

 

8. Face Works

A much more detailed face.

Face Works is a mod that improves the appearance, specifically the face, of the game's characters.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Players will be able to enjoy a better, upgraded look to their character as well as their friends’ characters.
  • Combined with the next mod especially, this mod will make the game look much more next-Gen, as your character will look much better with this mod.
  • Players will be able to do better glamour ideas and enjoy other players’ glamour in the town or fields with this mod.

Get the mod here.

 

7. NPC Works

Zenos clad in his armor.

NPC Works is a mod that greatly improves the graphical details of the game's NPCs.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Players will be able to enjoy better, upgraded textures of their favourite NPCs in the game.
  • The mod will also make the game look much more Next-Gen, as NPCs are a big part of the game’s storytelling.
  • The game will also be much more beautiful in terms of graphical looks and upgrades, since again, NPCs are a big part of the game that players will encounter all the time.

Get the mod here.

 

6. Fr4nsson’s FFXIV Config (FFC)

This config or mod allows players to be able to have a clean, HUD layout they always dreamed of.

How the config makes the game more fun:

  • Players will be able to enjoy the scenery more with less cluttering UIs all around their screen.
  • Players will also be able to raid better as they can see more of the field area with neater UI.
  • Players will also be able to adjust this UI and make it to their own preferences.

Get the mod here.

 

5. Hrothgar and Viera Hats

Hrothgars and Vieras clad in hats.

It's a shame that the game's two newest races, Shadowbringers' Hrothgars and Vieras, are unable to wear hats. However, with the assistance of this mod, they can now!

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • It allows players who are hesitating to change race into a Hrothgar or a Viera because of the hat issue to finally get rid of the problem.
  • It also allows players who are not either Hrothgar or Viera to see them wearing hats in towns and fields, making the game feel more immersive.
  • Hrothgar and Viera players will also be able to create a new, upgraded glamour look with this mod. 

Get the mod here.

 

4. Bibo Plus Mods

The upgraded Dalmascan Top by Bibo Plus.

Bibo Plus is a mod series in which the author of the mod regularly posts new mods that significantly change the look of the game, particularly in the body, face, and armour areas. Be aware that some of the mods may contain NSFW content.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Bibo Plus significantly enhances the look of the game to something similar to a 4K, making the game looks next-gen.
  • Players with high-end computers that have wanted a better, upgraded look of FFXIV will certainly love these mod series.
  • It also focuses heavily on the look of the characters, so players who want their characters to look better will certainly enjoy this mod.

Get the mod here.

 

3. TBSE Mani-Pedi Megapack

This mod upscales many gear details, especially those that show the player's character's hands and feet.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • It enhances the gear look, which lets the player’s character look much better.
  • While it is still in early access, it already covers a lot of gear in the game, which is a really good thing to look into.
  • More details into the characters’ look, which makes playing the game feel even more immersive and more things to admire from.

Get the mod here.

 

2. Minions Defined

An upgraded Y’shtola minion with this mod.

This is a massive mod that completely revamps and overhauls the FFXIV minion world, making the little, cute things that players can bring even cuter, or even more hideous.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • The upgrade to the minions’ look in the game will be able to motivate players to collect them.
  • Players will also be able to enjoy an upgraded look to their favourite minion who are always dutifully following them.
  • It still keeps the vanilla texture of FFXIV but enhances them by 4x the details, so players who like the original look do not have to worry about losing them.

Get the mod here.

 

1. Upscaled World Textures Beta

The beautiful night sky from this mod.

Upscaled World Textures is one of the best FFXIV mods released this year, as it significantly improves the game's textures.

How the mod makes the game more fun:

  • Improves the textures for A Realm Reborn’s world texture, which is the worst in the game since it is the base game and hasn’t been revamped.
  • Makes the experience of starting out in Eorzea much more immersive.
  • Players can admire the beautiful scenery as they play the game too.
  • This mod also covers housing areas, most of which are introduced in A Realm Reborn.
  • Therefore, players who are into housing can also enjoy the beautiful view from their house even better.

Get the mod here.

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