This Week in Events — Week 49, 2022

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

Check out what’s new this week!

Babylon’s Fall

Chocobo GP

  • Odin and Ultros join the race in Season 3 of #ChocoboGP! Season 3 is out now for you to play.
  • Treasure Hunter Cid and Raffaello from the Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon series join the race in Season 4 of #ChocoboGP on October 6th.
  • Five new series races will be added to Series Race mode in #ChocoboGP on October 5th. Get ready to test your skills in the the Imp, Lamia, Land Turtle, Mammon and Skullhammer series.

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

  • The World of Illusions Spiritus: Pandemonium brings two new Event Draws to #DissidiaFFOO! These draws feature Raines’s new BT “Honor the Fallen (XIII)” and FR “Calvary Gloves (XIII)”! As part of the Winter Festival, the first multi draw is FREE! [12/5]
  • Challenge your fate and shape the future with Raines’s extra costume in #DissidiaFFOO! This costume features Raines in his crystalline form when transformed into a Cie’th in FINAL FANTASY XIII! Don’t miss out on this limited-time wardrobe bundle! [12/5]
  • Enna Kros returns with her FR (ft. Hope!) & rework! Pretty-Close Solution makes all enemies lose their next turn, and its Force Time Effect raises the party’s HP DMG limit by 50% and HP DMG dealt with elemental weakness attacks! [12/5]
  • Time for a cup of coffee with Enna Kros’s return in the latest Lost Chapter in #DissidiaFFOO! Enna Kros returns with her new FR weapon, force enhancements, and a rework! Clear the chapter to obtain 5★ gear for this ally from WORLD OF FINAL FANTASY! [12/5]
  • Enna Kros’s Lost Chapter brings a new Story Draw to #DissidiaFFOO! This draw features Enna Kros’s new FR “Cogna Scarf (WOFF)”, along with Raines’s BT and weapons for Reno and Rude! As part of the Winter Festival, the first multi draw is FREE! [12/6]
  • The World of Illusions Spiritus: Pandemonium is ongoing in #DissidiaFFOO! Players can obtain up to 40,000 Gems and 400 Draw Tickets by clearing Spiritus quests! [12/7]
  • Lilisette’s FR (ft. Penelo!) & rework arrive! Force Time Effect from Butterfly Steps raises the party’s BRV gain & reduces enemies’ SPD, & the HP DMG Bonus increases from on-turn critical damage, or on-turn attacks on a debuffed enemy (higher with more debuffs)! [12/9]
  • The Anachronistic Protector: Guardian Raid has arrived! Take on individual and collaborative raid missions to obtain various rewards including Gems and Draw Tickets! Additionally, Lilisette, Jegran, and Shelke have received force enhancements! [12/9]
  • The Anachronistic Protector: Guardian Raid brings two new Event Draws to #DissidiaFFOO! These draws feature Lilisette’s new FR “Tauret (XI)”, along with Raines’s & Jegran’s BTs, & weapons for Shelke! As part of the Winter Festival, the first multi draw on both is FREE! [12/9]

Dragon Quest The Adventure of Dai A Hero’s Bonds

  • Chapter 19: Clash of Ideals will be added to Dragon Tracks on 12/5 at 10:00 pm PST! [12/5]
  • Term 2 of Rank Battle: Season 14 opens on 12/5 at 10:00 pm PST! [12/5]
  • Chapter 19: Clash of Ideals was added to Dragon Tracks! Join Dai as he fights new battles! In Chapter 19, you can get Splash Shot Scrolls as rewards from quests such as Episode 20 on Intermediate! Splash Shot attacks a wide area, so use it to attack multiple enemies! [12/6]
  • Term 2 of Rank Battle: Season 14 vs. Gigantes is now live! Term 2 runs from 12/5 at 10:00 pm PST to 12/11 at 9:59 pm PST. Don’t forget to collect your rewards when you check your results from Term 1 in the Battle Arena! [12/6]
  • Half Off Stamina Cost for Dragon Tracks & Bonding Journey Campaign is live! From 12/5 at 10:00 pm to 12/12 at 9:59 pm PST, you can play all Dragon Tracks and Bonding Journey quests for half the stamina! Get upgrade materials like glimmers and skill scrolls efficiently! [12/6]
  • Chapter 20: Hero’s Finest Hour was added to Dragon Tracks! In Chapter 20, you can get Energy Lance Scrolls as rewards from quests such as Episode 19 on Intermediate! Energy Lance recovers the user’s HP, making it a good choice in battles against tough enemies. [12/9]
  • Chapter 5: Disaster Dawns will be added to Bonding Journey on 12/9 at 10:00 pm PST! The group continues to investigate the Temple of Rowy for the battle against Xevallo, Lord of the Void. Meanwhile, the town is disturbed as a dark presence engulfs the townspeople… [12/9]
  • Check out silhouettes of characters in new outfits who will arrive in the event starting on 12/12! Tweet your guesses as to who they are, and what you think they’re wearing! [12/9]
  • Chapter 5: Disaster Dawns was added to Bonding Journey! In Chapter 5, you can get Rock Fall Scrolls as rewards from quests such as Episode 18 on Intermediate! Rock Fall is a long-range skill that can lower the target’s Physical and Magical Defense! [12/10]
  • The Cold Winds, Warm Hearts event begins on 12/12 at 10:00 pm PST! The silhouette of the first character was… Merle (Winter Holiday) Proceed through the event to team up with her! [12/10]
  • The Festive Fortune Teller’s Winter Seasonal Treasure Hunt begins 12/12 at 10:00 pm PST! Featuring: Fir Tree Baton (Miracle Box) Miracle Box has powerful supportive effects. It heals HP for all allies, raises Fire and Ice damage, and can randomly strengthen allies! [12/10]

Dragon Quest Tact

  • Choose your Fortune in this new event for a chance for tons of Gems! Beat missions for Tickets which you can use to exchange for your choice of Majellan or Mindini Tickets then await the results of your fortune! [12/5]
  • Celebrate the beginning of December with 3 HUGE Tact Campaigns! Login for 7 Days as part of Campaign 1 and earn rewards like 3,000 Gems, Gold, Illustrious Iris, and more from a special login event! [12/5]
  • Half Off Stamina Cost for Dragon Tracks & Bonding Journey Campaign is live! From 12/5 at 10:00 pm to 12/12 at 9:59 pm PST, you can play all Dragon Tracks and Bonding Journey quests for half the stamina! [12/6]
  • The Land Rider and Sunder Claw Treasure Hunt is now live! Featuring: Dark Armour Spear (Sunder Claw special move) Paid Gems Only! Limit Two! Guaranteed Selection Treasure Hunt x10 is also live! You can get one Dark Armour Spear guaranteed! [12/6]
  • Chapter 20: Hero’s Finest Hour will be added to Dragon Tracks on 12/7 at 10:00 pm PST! Even after being hit by the Avan Strash Cross, Hadlar rises up. Dai channels his master and father into the ultimate move, Giga Strash, to counter the Ultra Combustion Slash! [12/6]
  • Part 2 of the Scintillating Summer Hols! Event brings a brand-new S-Rank Armour “Ocean Breeze Robe”! This new Armour specializes in resisting the Sleep debuff to keep your monsters awake and ready for action! [12/6]
  • It’s time for DOUBLE Rewards from Ability Upgrade Quests as part of the 3 Huge December Tact Campaigns! Use this opportunity to acquire Ability Tomes to level up your characters’ abilities to become even stronger! [12/7]
  • Take on a Special Battle: Strongest Swimsuit Tag against Beach Goddess Jessica and Summer Angel Seraphi! Conquer this Special Battle and earn EX Icons for both Beach Mindini and Beach Majellan!

Echoes of Mana

  • Coming Soon! Main Story Season 2 Chapter 2 arrives December 9th at 6:00 (UTC)! Clear chapter 2 and get a memory gem featuring a scene from the story! Don’t miss this new chapter in your journey & a new memory to collect! [12/9]
  • Upcoming: Shyest Santa Harvest begins December 9th at 6:00 (UTC)! New ally 4★ Honeycomb -Shyest Santa- and new 4★ memory gem “Overcoming Yourself” will arrive! Honeycomb -Shyest Santa- comes with the Tech Tag feature! [12/9]
  • Main Story Season 2 Chapter 2 Now Available! What’s more, we’ve got a “Story Weaver Campaign: New Chapter Celebration!” where you can get weapons with boosted stats and more! [12/9]

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

  • Come along with Taivas and Yshe as they venture off in the new story event, Awaken Thy Spirit! Now’s your chance to test them out as well as earn event-limited equipment, and other rewards! [12/5]
  • Team up with your favorite #FFBEWW units and take on the new challenge, A Strength to Sever Sorrow! [12/5]
  • Put your trust in the hands of this capable duo! Emerge victorious over your enemies with the help of Taivas & Yshe! Time to summon them! [12/6]
  • For a limited time only, summon new Neo Vision units Holy Mother Reborn Elly, and The Emperor’s Emissary Citan, along with Id, Grahf and other series units from #Xenogears! Get them with higher rates than usual from 12/8 (end of maintenance) to 12/28 23:59 PST! [12/9]
  • Prepare your Xenogears units and engage Vendetta in a fight to amass master’s crowns, an emperor gigantuar, and more in the new challenge event, The Chosen Contact! [12/10]

Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier

  • Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier will end service on January 11, 2023.
  • Planned Future Updates! We’ve prepared a notice that highlights the planned upcoming events. We hope you’ll enjoy FF7FS until the end.
  • Final Season: To Each Battlefield. Collection items from each season will make a return and there’ll also be a tournament event Fight in training for the last time before each SOLDIER candidate is assigned a designated battlefield. [11/30]
  • We’ve prepared a battleground in celebration of the final season of FF7FS. Tap the in-game button from the bottom right of the home screen to enter! Make it through the qualification rounds to enter the finals! [11/30]

Final Fantasy XI Online

Final Fantasy XIV Online

Marvel’s Avengers

  • The addition of The Winter Soldier to Marvel’s Avengers brings with it a new Hero Card! Unlocking the Hero Card’s Premium Track for 1,000 Credits allows you to earn iconic, comics-inspired Outfits, like the ‘Bucky’ Outfit. [12/5]
  • Bam! Kapow! Captain America’s ‘Cel Shaded’ Outfit takes “comics-inspired” to a new level. Pick up this new Outfit inspired by “Strange Tales #114” in the Marketplace today. [12/9]

NieR Re[in]carnation

  • Paid-Only Merry[in]carnation ★★★★ Guaranteed Multi-Step Summons are here! [12/5]
  • Variation: Blazing Dynast is coming soon! [12/7]
  • Yuletide Snowscape Summons are here! Get Gayle and Griff in their holiday costumes! [12/9]
  • The Merry[in]carnation Pack is here! Purchase it to stock up on gems and materials! Variation: Blazing Dynast is here! [12/9]

Octopath Traveler Champions of the Continent

  • The new Chosen Traveler, Molrusso, will be added! Guide this cleric, who preaches having faith in others, after the 12/7 update. A new challenge appears! Meet and challenge the champion Ri’tu for a chance to add her to your band after the 12/7 update. Test your might against the master of the double dagger Bladed Wings technique! Check out her trailer here: [12/6]
  • Thank you to everyone who participated in the Varkyn Cup Race! If you participated, the prizes have been distributed, please check your in-game mail box! We hope you enjoyed this event and look forward to the next one! [12/6]
  • In addition to Molrusso’s Chosen Traveler Guiding Light, you can also guide her through a STEP UP Guiding Light with Free Rubies! In addition to Molrusso’s Chosen Traveler Guiding Light, you can also guide her through a STEP UP Guiding Light with Free Rubies! [12/7]
  • There’s a new photo spot in your Memoirs to commemorate the winter holidays! Check it out and take a pic to spread holiday cheer with your fave Travelers (and post them below so we can see)! [12/9]

Romancing SaGa Re;univerSe

  • Celebrate the 2.5 Anniversary with 2 brand new Romancing Festivals! Use this opportunity to recruit brand-new Styles including: [Searching for My Brother] Diana (RS1/MS), [Instrument of Goddess] Goddess, and more! Check out both the Romancing Festival Banners! [12/5]
  • Turn up the music with the SaGa the Music Conquest event! Unite with all players in this Conquest and earn rewards including tons of Jewels and Styles such as SS Haniwa and S Talon! [12/5]
  • Celebrate #SaGaRS with the 2.5 Anniversary Appreciation Login Bonus! Log in 30 days during the event and get a total of 15,800 Jewels and a 2.5 Anniv. Romancing Fest. Exclusive SS Style Exchange Ticket! [12/5]
  • Party on the wildest Stage of them all in this event! There are 3 parts in Party On! A Wild Stage! which players can complete to get a total of 3,000 jewels, Promotion Scrolls and more! [12/6]
  • Be better equipped for combat from the Get diggin’! Mining Caves event! Collect Mining Caves Maps III during the event to get SS Armor/Gear, S Armor/Gear, and more! To get you started, log in 3 days during the event for a total of 150 Mining Cave Maps III! [12/7]
  • The 2.5 Anniversary brings a new Limited Time Platinum Ticket Summon! Recruit Styles including [Gotta Have a Fire Mage!] Myriam, [Try and Shoot Me!] Gen, [A Legacy of Lancers] Final Emperor, and [It’s Safe This Way] Cordelia! [12/9]
  • Collect Style Pieces for all your favorite Styles in the 2.5 Anniversary Quest! This quest can be completed once per day and will award Style Pieces for the Styles you use to clear the quest! What Styles will you be using to clear this quest? [12/9]
  • Rock on with the new Romancing Festival Final Emperor! Obtain brand-new Styles including [Always the One to Finish It] Final Emperor, [Like the Flit of Butterflies] Wagnas, and [Time, Stop!] Time Lord! Will you be picking up any of these new Styles? [12/10]


  • The following will be available after this maintenance. -Nightmare Grimoire: Lineage of Fear -More Twilight Crystals Promotion Please read for new information and updates. [12/5]
  • -STEP Grimoire: Lineage of Fear -More Twilight Crystals Promotion [12/5]
  • Event starting 12/8 at 8:00 (UTC+0)! -Redux Conquest Event: Bonfire Crucible [12/7]
  • Now accepting entries for 29th Gran Colosseum! ▼ Entry Period ▼ 12/7 at 5:00 – 12/10 at 4:59 (UTC) [12/5]
  • Event starting today! -Redux Conquest Event: Bonfire Crucible Check the in-game notice for more details! [12/5]
  • The following will be available after this maintenance. -Vanguard & Rearguard Grimoire -Twilight Crystal/Nightmare Set Promotion -TCs /Power-up Packs [12/9]
  • Events starting today! -Vanguard Grimoire -Rearguard Grimoire -Twilight Crystal/Nightmare Set -Twilight Crystal/Power-up Packs [12/9]

War of the Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

  • Strike with precision as UR Cherise arrives in #WOTVFFBE! Complete the Cherise Release Celebration Training Challenge Missions to obtain her unit shards and items like JP Keys, Ovalite (XL), and more! [12/5]
  • Plan the perfect getaway with UR Helena (Summer) in #WOTVFFBE starting 12/7/2022, World Time (PST)/(PDT)! [12/5]
  • Enjoy these amazing events lined up this week in #WOTVFFBE! – Earn up to 2,100 Visore from the Login Bonus! – Enjoy the voices added to Event Quests in the Farplane Archives! – Get the reissued Summer Units! – Take on the “To Bloom on the Battlefield” Event Quest! [12/10]
  • Experience the strength of UR Helena (Summer) in #WOTVFFBE! Dominate the battlefield with UR Helena (Summer) preset in your party formation and obtain awesome rewards like JP Keys, Event Skip Tickets, and more upon clearing the Helena (Summer) Starter Quest! [12/10]

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