This Week in Events — Week 25, 2022

Collected below are the latest events from Square Enix’s repertoire of service games, including limited time campaigns and content updates.

Check out what’s new this week!

Babylon’s Fall

  • 5/31 — 11/29: Season 2 – The Light of Aaru
  • 5/31 — 7/11: New items have been added to the Garaz Shop. The shop inventory has been expanded with exciting new gear to decorate your Sentinel, such as the refined beauty of the Crystal Attire Pack and the Gigant Gallu Attire that lets you dress up just like a Gigant Gallu!

Chocobo GP

  • Chocobo GP patch (Ver.1.1.0) is now live, featuring updates for the upcoming Season 2! [5/31]
  • Prize level rewards for Prize Pass holders will also be available for purchase at the Ticket Shop from Season 2 onwards in #ChocoboGP! Any Gil you earn during a season will be carried over into the next season too. [6/7]
  • Some rascals from the Chocobo series are making their way into #ChocoboGP! Chip from Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon series and the Kwackeys from #FinalFantasy Fables: Chocobo’s Dungeon have joined the race in Season 2. [6/7]

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

  • Edge’s Intersecting Wills: Blade for the Heart brings a new Story Draw to #DissidiaFFOO! This Draw features Edge’s NEW LD weapon “Kotetsu (IV)” and weapons for Vincent, Garnet, and Seven! [6/18]
  • Garnet’s Global-First BT weapon returns in an all-new Story Draw for Edge’s Intersecting Wills: Blade for the Heart! This Story Draw features Garnet’s Realizable BT “Whale Whisker (IX)” and Edge’s LD “Kotetsu (IV)”, along with weapons for Seven! [6/19]
  • Check out Edge’s new extra costume now available for a limited time! This new costume is based on Edge’s appearance in FINAL FANTASY IV: THE AFTER YEARS! Pick up this bundle while you still can! [6/20]
  • King’s LD arrives with his & Jegran’s reworks/LV90s! Magazine Blast cancels the enemy’s break before attacking, then allows King to use Double Bullet by spending 2 uses of Rapid Bullets! With C85 passive, he gets his EX’s Less Talk More Action buff at quest start! [6/22]
  • Rally together your friends in the new Token Challenge: King of Destruction in #DissidiaFFOO! Take on both difficulties with different characters’ attack types being more or less effective depending on the difficulty! Are you up to the challenge? [6/22]

Dragon Quest The Adventure of Dai A Hero’s Bonds

  • In The Two Vearns event, the challenging Mystvearn battle will be unlocked by completing 65 designated special missions! Form a well-balanced team of Light and Thrust attributes to complete it! [6/17]
  • The Bloody Battle in the White Palace Treasure Hunt – Thrust & Fire is live! Featuring: Dark Armour Spear Apollo’s Axe The Dark Armour Spear’s Sunder Claw is a mid-range AoE attack that inflicts piercing physical Thrust damage. It also applies Detect Physical status! [6/18]
  • The Bloody Battle in the White Palace Treasure Hunt – Shadow & Strike begins 6/19 at 11:00 pm PDT! Featuring: Dragonscale Demon Blade (Dark Puppetry Aura Hand special move) White Tiger Claws (Refractor Fist special move) Enjoy the special move video here! [6/18]
  • The Bloody Battle in the White Palace Treasure Hunt – Thrust & Fire is live! Featuring: Dark Armour Spear Apollo’s Axe The Apollo’s Axe’s Heat Breath move is an AoE Fire attack! Use skills like Flame Energy to lower Fire resistance and devastate several enemies at once! [6/19]
  • The Bloody Battle in the White Palace Treasure Hunt – Shadow & Strike is now live! Featuring: Dragonscale Demon Blade (Dark Puppetry Aura Hand special move) White Tiger Claws (Refractor Fist special move) [6/20]
  • Half Off Stamina Cost for Hall of Perdition will begin at 6/21 at 11:00 pm PDT! During this campaign, you can play all Hall of Perdition quests for half the stamina. This is your chance to collect trophies more efficiently! [6/20]
  • The Sword of Flames & Scorching Staff Treasure Hunt is now live! Featuring: Sword of Flames (Fire Earth Slash special move) Scorching Staff (Kasizz special move) Paid Gems Only! Limit One! 4★ Guaranteed Treasure Hunt ×10 is also live! It guarantees one 4★ piece of equipment! [6/20]
  • Treasure Points Update On 6/27 at 11:00 pm PDT, Select 4★ Equipment will be added to Treasure Points, and Select 4★ Soul Crystal will be added to Memory Points! The Points Treasure Hunt and Points Soul Hunt, will have their cost reduced from 100 Points to 75 Points! [6/21]
  • Half Off Stamina Cost for Hall of Perdition now live! From 6/21 at 11:00 pm PDT to 6/27 at 6:59 pm PDT, you can play all Hall of Perdition quests for half the stamina! Take this opportunity to get lots of trophies and power up your party even more! [6/22]

Dragon Quest Tact

  • The Orchesterra Starry Night Tournament has officially begun! Based on the Dragon Quest Monster: Terry’s Wonderland game, Tacticians will engage in 3 vs 3 team battles! Clear the Tournament and receive rewards including the Lucky Bag monster, Iridescent Orb, and more! [6/19]
  • Terry’s big tour of Orchesterra is continuing into “Woodwin” region! Join Terry on his Big Tour of Woodwin and collect more synthesis items to create more brand new monsters to DQTACT including Cumulus Rex and Thunderbird! [6/19]

Echoes of Mana

  • Leading up to the #ManaSeries 31st anniversary on June 28th, we are having a Mana Series 31st Anniversary Countdown Campaign! Get terrific rewards from Bingo Missions and Login Bonuses! [6/18]
  • Upcoming: Whiz & Beauty Harvest begins June 20th (UTC)! New allies 4★ Charlotte -Whiz & Beauty- and 4★ Wanderer -Winding My Way Home- will arrive! First 10-harvest is half off! [6/18]
  • Whiz & Beauty Harvest Now Available — Featuring new allies 4★ Charlotte -Whiz & Beauty- and 4★ Wanderer -Winding My Way Home-! First 10-harvest is half off! [6/20]
  • O bravers of echoes! New event “Bravers Arise II” has begun! The Jewel Beast boss for this event is weak against light and dark attacks! [6/20]

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

  • Get ready for the upcoming 6th anniversary with the 6th Countdown Login Bonus! Login daily and get 6th Anniversary Countdown Summon Ticket x3 each day which can then be used in the 6th Anniversary Countdown Ticket Summon during the anniversary period! [6/17]
  • Join in the fight for freedom and battle against evil in the new FINAL FANTASY II event dungeon, The Nightmare of Castle Palamecia! [6/18]
  • Be prepared for a tough fight against Imperial Shadow in the new FFII quest, The Spectral Treasure Warden! Defeat the enemy to receive rewards such as lapis x3000,Guy fragments, a mystery crystal, and more! [6/19]
  • Three days left! Here’s an additional milestone for us as we count down the days until the #FFBE6thAnniv Livestream. Like and retweet this to get an NV EX Ticket (5★/NV) for reaching the extra milestone! Note: The number of interactions are accumulated from all event posts. [6/20]

Final Fantasy Record Keeper

  • Chaotic Memories Relic Draw is now available! Another chance to unleash an Arcane Dyad with Sephiroth’s Tacit Blade (VII)! [6/19]
  • The Summer Appreciation Relic Draw 2022 is now available! One time while available, you can purchase a Rare Relic Draw x11 for 50 Mythril or 3,000 Gems. [6/22]

Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier

  • Collection Items — Polygonal event monsters appear on the field during the event! Collect data items to get these exclusive collection items. Don’t miss this chance to get Aerith and chocobo for free! [6/17]
  • #FF725th Anniversary CRISIS CORE FFVII Collab Login Bonuses: Log in to get Security Officer Cloud (FF7) and tickets! Ends 7/7 1:59 a.m. UTC!

Final Fantasy XI Online

  • 5/10 — 7/2: May Login Campaign
  • 5/16 — 7/4: Adventurer Gratitude Campaign
  • 5/17 — 7/31: Nomad Mog Bonanza
  • 6/11 — 6/30: Summer Solstice Special Campaign The #FFXI Summer Solstice Special Campaign is live! Participate in campaigns like… Delve Campaign – PLUS! High-Tier Mission Battlefield Campaign. Macrocosmic Orb Campaign …and more! Active through Thursday, June 30 (PDT) / (GMT)!
  • 6/13 — 6/27: Sunshine Seeker is returning to #FFXI for a limited time! Join in the upcoming festivities beginning on Monday, June 13 to re-experience what it means to be a planetoid in Van’adiel!
  • 6/13 — 7/9: June Login Campaign — The June #FFXI Login Campaign items have been announced! This month’s special item is the Proggo Cassock! Point collection starts June 10 at 8:00 a.m. (PDT) / 3:00 p.m. (GMT)
  • 6/16 — 7/10: Return to Absolute Virtue — For a limited time only, defeat the Lumoria region notorious monsters representing the seven virtues, and they just might drop an Aern weapon.

Final Fantasy XIV Online

Marvel’s Avengers

  • Don’t forget to pick up the second FREE Ms. Marvel Nameplate in the Marketplace! Head on over there and add Ms. Marvel’s Nameplate 002 to your collection before 6/23! [6/18]

NieR Re[in]carnation

  • Variation: Blazing Flower is on now! Complete quests and collect summon tickets to earn event-exclusive items! [6/18]
  • Bloody Soldier Summons are on now! Gotta look stylish, even on the battlefield. [6/19]
  • The Premium Weekly Summons are on now! Save up 150 shards and take your pick! A vengeful hunter or a merciless assassin… Both seem like great company! [6/20]
  • New Hidden Stories have been added! Priyet’s story is here! Akeha’s story has been updated as well! [6/20]
  • Variation: Tempestuous Resentful Witch is coming soon! Get ready to take on a powerful boss! [6/22]

Octopath Traveler Champions of the Continent

  • Are you a traveler from the Apple Region? You’re in luck! Pre-registration for #OctopathCOTC is now open for iOS! Fast travel there with this link:
  • Pre-registration has opened for Google Play and the App Store.
  • Put on your travelin’ boots, we’re embarking on our adventure in Orsterra on July 27th, 2022! You’ll be able to pre-download the game on July 26th! (BTW if you’re pre-registered, you’ll get a notification when the download is available!) [6/17]

Romancing SaGa Re;univerSe

  • Vrooom! Nacht Zweiger on the Rampage! is now available! Earn Hikiyama Dolls and Sugatani Perch in event quests and exchange them for S [Just a Regular Guy] Iskandar, S [The Best Carrier] Ventus, S [The Courage to Lead] Nebelstern, and other amazing rewards! [6/17]
  • The 2nd Anniversary Romancing Festival has arrived for the celebrations! This special Festival includes Romancing Festival-exclusive Styles available from 7/13/21 – 1/20/22! Your first 10x Summon of each Round of this Summon is FREE so don’t miss out! [6/17]
  • It’s a rampage in #SaGaRS with SaGa Soul Nacht Zweiger! Grab new Styles SS [Raging Soul on a Rampage] Nacht Zweiger, SS [Sink That Pirate Ship!] Selma, SS [The View’s Better Up Here] Skya, and SS [Tea to Clear the Mind] Nebelstern and add them to your party! [6/18]
  • SaGa Soul Ruby arrives to #SaGaRS! Add new Styles SS [Higher! Higher!] Ruby, SS [Beyond the Passage of Time] Iskandar, SS [This Feels Great!] Ventus, and SS [This Beauty Is Paradise] Laura to your team! [6/18]
  • The Veiled World Tower has returned to #SaGaRS for the 2nd Anniversary! Climb the Tower and see how far you can go! If you manage to reach the coveted 300th Floor, you’ll receive the SS-rank Accessory [Proof of World Tower]! Available until 7/28 PDT! [6/19]
  • Robin Cup Tokens drops are now doubled in the Robin Cup! Take on the challenges and earn tons of rewards! [6/19]
  • The Cave of Holy Stones Excavation Campaign is here! Collect Pickaxes and Precious Stones [Ltd.Time] in Main, 7 Ruins Exploration, SaGa Onsen Conquest, and Nacht Zweiger quests! Use them to enter the Cave of Holy Stones to get tons of Holy Stones /Holy Stone Shards! [6/20]
  • Have you completed the 2nd Anniversary Round 3 Missions yet? You’ll be able to earn Books of Secrets: Volume 2, 2nd Anniversary Platinum Tickets [Ltd. Time], and so much more, plus earn 2000 Jewels once they’re all completed! [6/21]
  • Round 4 of the 2nd Anniversary Celebrations arrives soon! You’ll be able to earn even more Jewels by logging in, take on more limited-time missions, and have a chance at adding Goddess to your party! [6/22]


  • 23rd Gran Colosseum Finals are Underway! The Library’s deadliest guilds have reached the finals! Finalists, keep an eye on the schedule! You won’t want to miss out on these rewards! Check in-game for further details. [6/18]

War of the Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

  • Is your heart ready for this? Join UR Ildyra (Sweetheart) as she sparks up the battlefield with her love. Her Limit Burst, Letter Bomb of Love, deals a large amount of damage to targets within range, halves their CT, and then raises a small amount of her own CT. [6/19]
  • In celebration of the FINAL FANTASY X Collaboration Reissue in #WOTVFFBE, we have prepared another Community Event for everyone! Learn more about the mechanics here [6/20]
  • Have you done the Equipment Training Quest yet? Don’t forget to clear it to obtain Crafting Recipes and materials for MR Kurokasumi! Share your progress below! [6/20]
  • The Arena Map has been updated to “Leonis Castle Gate”! The Map Effect raises Water Resistance and Fire Attack so remember to adjust your Party Formation accordingly! [6/21]
  • Make the most of the FINAL FANTASY X Collaboration Reissue in #WOTVFFBE! Perform up to ten 10x Summons for free throughout the Collaboration period! Receive ten unit shards for an FFX unit guaranteed in one slot! [6/22]

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Tony Garsow Tony joined Nova Crystallis in 2015, and has spent more than a decade writing in the Final Fantasy community. He also contributes to the Nova Crystallis Twitch and YouTube channels, where you can watch select gameplay highlights, previews, and streams.