Servers go online today for Final Fantasy XIV Collector's Edition owners.
From The Lodestone:
At 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 21 (PST), players who purchased the FINAL FANTASY XIV Collector's Edition will have the opportunity to log into World servers over a week in advance of the official service launch. We wish those lucky adventurers the best of travels through the exciting realm of Eorzea.
For information on obtaining a Square Enix account, setting up a payment plan, importing character names from the Open Beta test, and more, click here.
Detailed information on controls and other aspects of gameplay can be accessed via the Play Guide on the left-hand menu bar [of The Lodestone].