From the FINAL FANTASY XI Development Team

New Battle Content: Incursion! (01/09/2014)

A new thread has been created in the Updates section of the official forums.

[dev1231] New Battle Content: Incursion!

Announcing the Double Synthesis Skill Increase Campaign! (29/08/2014)

Enjoy doubled synthesis skill gains for a limited time only!

Campaign Period
Saturday, 6 September 2014 at 6:00 a.m. (GMT) to Sunday, 7 September at the same hour.

As the name implies, the rate of synthesis skill increase will be doubled for the duration of the campaign! Hone your crafting skills with synthesis kits and take advantage of the synthesis history feature!

From the FINAL FANTASY XI Development Team

The Goblin Mystery Box Will Be Revamped! (28/08/2014)

A new thread has been created in the Updates section of the official forum.

[dev1230] The Goblin Mystery Box Revamp

Two major campaigns coming your way in appreciation of twelve years of service to Vana'diel! (27/08/2014)

Enjoy two new events celebrating twelve years of FINAL FANTASY XI service.

Return Home to Vana'diel Campaign
We've missed you! For a limited time only, stalwarts who've hung up their blades and staves can return to Vana'diel free of charge! Come see faces both familiar and new as you experience the changes Vana'diel has seen!

Discount Campaign
Act now and receive expansion packs you have not yet registered for a reasonable fee!

Read on for details.

Adventurer Appreciation Campaign (27/08/2014)

In thanks for your dedicated service to the world of Vana’diel, we will be giving special in-game gifts to those with an active PlayOnline/FINAL FANTASY XI subscription via a SQUARE ENIX account during the period of Tuesday, 1 July 2014 to Sunday, 31 August.

Read on for details.

Announcing the Idyllic Vana'diel Initiative! (27/08/2014)

Not content with the Return Home to Vana’diel and Adventurer Appreciation Campaigns, we are pleased to announce the hosting of myriad smaller in-game events, collectively titled the Idyllic Vana’diel Initiative, all starting Thursday, 11 September! Take this opportunity to experience all Vana’diel has to offer with none of the fuss!

Read on for details.

Return of the Anniversary MMO Collaboration Event (27/08/2014)

Enjoying chasing after spriggans and bopping slimes on the head with the return of this special collaboration between FINAL FANTASY XI, DRAGON QUEST X ONLINE, and FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn!
If you missed your chance to participate, now's the time to get in on the action!
Need a refresher on the event? Check it out!

Event Period: Thursday, 10 September 2014 at 3:00 a.m. to Thursday 2 October at 2:00 p.m.

Read on for details.

From the FINAL FANTASY XI Development Team

Job Adjustments (25/08/2014)

A new thread has been created in the Updates section of the official forums.

[dev1229] Job Adjustments

From the FINAL FANTASY XI Development Team

Announcing the September version update! (22/08/2014)

The next version update will come romping into Vana'diel in early September.

Join the stampede with Incursion, new battle content pitting the fittest adventurers against hordes of Velkk, and Walk of Echoes content for high item level characters.

Also trampling the competition are a multitude of job adjustments, a fresh revamp of the Gobbie Mystery Box, the addition of a new monster family to Monster Rearing, and much, much more!

* Some previously announced features, including a Wings of the Goddess-related story; secondary linkshell features; and expansion of equipment sets have been postponed pending further adjustments.

The Double Capacity Point Campaign Makes a Triumphant Return! (21/08/2014)

The Double Capacity Point Campaign is back by popular demand! Grab those job points during the following times:

Friday, 29 August 2014 at 6:00 a.m. (GMT) to Saturday, 6 September at the same hour.

The August version update brought along with it a bevy of new job point categories, so what better opportunity to strengthen your character could there possibly be?

Read up on the new job point categories!