Shadowbringers brings more underwater content to FFXIV. This guide will tell you How To Dive & Swim Underwater In Final Fantasy XIV in case you’ve forgotten since previous expansions or are playing Final Fantasy XIV for the first time in a while.
The ability to dive underwater and swim in deep waters is not a new feature to Final Fantasy XIV but it may be one you’re not familiar with. If you are sitting on the surface of a deep water area, you can often dive under the water to explore, complete quests and discover new areas.
How To Dive & Swim Underwater In Final Fantasy XIV
If you are playing on console, it’s O or B, for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One respectively. Simply tap the button to automatically go underwater and you can begin exploring. Certain mounts can also be used underwater for vastly faster travel speeds.
If you are playing on PC, it’s CTRL+Space. If this combination of buttons does not work, check your keybinds in case you have rebound those keys.