"Players will be unable to operate bazaars in FFXIV: ARR."
"In FFXIV: ARR, all players will have unrestricted access to the city-state aethernets"
"Fishing tackle / gear... are obsolete"
And in addition to that, it seems that most crafting materials will be reduced to the same four or five ingredients.
Well, this realm reborn certainly seems a lot... simpler. It looks as though pretty much everything is going the "post-WoW MMORPG" route. Do you think they'll actually add enough to reward extra effort or to keep the game mildly interesting?