May 24, 2006 05:15 [PDT] From: FINAL FANTASY XI
FINAL FANTASY XI Update (May. 24)

At the following time we have performed a version update of FINAL FANTASY XI.

[Affected Period]
May 24, 2006 4:00 (PDT)

[Affected Services]

[Important Update Details]

- Calculation of auction house charges has been changed to as follow:
[Jueno / Nashmau / Tavnazia areas]
Single item: 1% of selling price + 50 gil
Stack item: 0.5% of selling price + 200 gil

[Al Zahbi]
Single item: 1% of selling price + 100 gil
Stack item: 0.5% of selling price + 400 gil

- Bazaar taxes for the following areas have been lowered from 10% to 5%:
  Ru'Lude Gardens, Upper Jeuno, Lower Jeuno, Port Jeuno

- The following players will be automatically moved to Aht Urhgan Whitegate when the Al Zahbi area has reached its maximum amount of population:
  - When logging into Al Zahbi
  - Attempt to move into Al Zahbi from nearby areas
  - After receiving the "Tractor" spell
  - When moved to any Homepoints within Al Zahbi

- During defensive Besieged, beastmen will now focus on reaching their goal, the Astral Plinth, than actively involving into battles.

- An issue wherein players may be able to receive experience points and Imperial Standings which has exeeded the cap has been fixed.

- Addressed an issue where internal test messages would display on the screen during Besieged.