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Job Adjustments (09/30/2014)

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

[dev1235] Job Adjustments

From the FINAL FANTASY XI Development Team

A New Wings of the Goddess-Related Quest, "A Forbidden Reunion," Will Be Added (09/29/2014)

In the October version update, a new quest featuring a particularly memorable Wings of the Goddess character, "A Forbidden Reunion," will be introduced.

This most forbidden of reunions takes root in a small miracle called forth by a young woman who gave everything to protect Vana'diel...and her struggle to contain a future most bleak begins anew.

Players must have completed the following prerequisites to receive this quest.
- Have completed the Wings of the Goddess mission "Lest We Forget."
- Have completed the quest "Champion of the Dawn."
- Have completed the Trust initiation quest in one of San d'Oria, Bastok, or Windurst.

Boost Your Strength with the Double Experience Campaign and Additional Seal Battlefield Spoils Campaign! (09/26/2014)

These sabots are made for fightin', and that's just what they'll do with the Double Experience Campaign and Additional Seal Battlefield Spoils Campaign, both commencing on Thursday, October 2!

Read on for details!

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New High-tier Battlefields (09/25/2014)

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

[dev1234] New High-tier Battlefields

From the FINAL FANTASY XI Development Team

The October Version Update is Coming Soon! (09/24/2014)

Brace yourselves, for the next version update is scheduled for early October!

Taking center stage are a new Wings of the Goddess-related quest and high-tier battlefields starring your favorite avatars!

The accompanying cast includes an expansion of the equipment sets feature, various job adjustments, and the ability to store stones obtained from alluvion skirmishes!

Get ready for fun this October!

Doctor Shantotto's Practicum on Modern Vana'diel Now in Session! (09/24/2014)

Hear Shantotto give an enthralling lecture on life in modern Vana'diel through an exciting new promotional video. If you haven't yet acquired the assigned material, check out the video!

* Audio is in Japanese with English subtitles.

Announcing the Autumn Alter Ego Extravaganza (09/22/2014)

Announcing an all-new Alter Ego Extravaganza, coming to Vana'diel starting on Tuesday, September 30!

Three new alter egos make their debut in this fantastic celebration of all things Trust, so get your hands on them before it's too late!

Rahal, Commander of the Royal Knights!
Koru-Moru, the lovelorn professor!
Cid, master of war machines!

Also featured in this campaign are three alter egos returning from the spring extravagana. If you missed them the first time around, now's your chance to snag them before they disappear!

Vana'diel's most prestigious chocobo chick, Sakura!
The red menace, Ovjang!
The reticent protector, Mnejing!

Extravaganza Period: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. (PDT) to Friday, October 31 at 7:59 a.m.

Details on how to acquiring these powerful mirror images will be made public on this page when the extravaganza commences.

Alter Ego Expo Redux! (09/16/2014)

Ever tried to tackle a fearsome NM solo and just barely not get over that hump? Then great ready for a glorious victory, as the Alter Ego Expo is making a comeback starting Wednesday, September 24!

Expo Period:
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 11:00 p.m. (PDT) to Thursday, October 9 at 7:00 a.m.

Alter egos will receive the following improvements for the duration of the event.
- Maximum HP and MP will be increased by a factor of 1.5.
- A strong resistance to status ailments will be granted.

Let your closest NPC friends come to the rescue and support all your adventuring activities, whether busting heads in Sarutabaruta or pressing forward with the latest Seekers of Adoulin missions!

June and July Version Update Survey (09/12/2014)

The June and July Version Update Survey is live starting today!

We'd like to hear your thoughts on the variety of content added in these two releases, including the Shadow Lord and Shikaree high-tier mission battlefields; monster rearing; the ability to use alter egos in parties; job adjustments, including the addition of new spells; large adjustments to weapon skills; and more.

Survey Period: Friday, September 12, 2014 to Friday, September 19 at 7:59 a.m. (PDT)

Take the survey.

* A SQUARE ENIX account is required to participate. Visit the account migration page or read on for details on migrating your account.
* This survey may only be taken once per SQUARE ENIX account.
* Players currently enjoying the free trial period are ineligible.

Two major campaigns coming your way in appreciation of twelve years of service to Vana'diel! (09/10/2014)

In commemoration of twelve years of FINAL FANTASY XI and with appreciation for all those who have adventured throughout Vana'diel, we are pleased to announce two major campaigns starting today.

Read on for details on the Return Home to Vana'diel Campaign.

Read on for details on the Discount Campaign.