Heavensturn seasonal event returns to Final Fantasy XIV on December 31, 2023

The Heavensturn limited-time seasonal event returns to Final Fantasy XIV from December 31st, 2023 through December 31st, 2024. Subtitled “Tip the Scales in Your Favor”, a short scenario quest will be available in game with a variety of seasonal rewards. Limited time items from previous years’ iterations of the event can also be purchased from the Online Store at a discount.

Take a look at the event details below, and, while you’re here, check out where to unlock new content in Patch 6.5, which released on October 3, 2023. This patch continued main scenario with Growing Light, and concluded the alliance raid series Myths of the Realm. Further updates will include a final story update, a new Variant Dungeon, upgrades to weapons and tools, and additional side quests.

You can also check out the recent Live Letter detailing Patch 6.5 Growing Light and the recent announcement of the fifth expansion Dawntrail here.

“The sun shall soon rise on a new year, and the visiting Far Eastern delegation is most eager to share their Heavensturn traditions with the realm once more. To that end, the ryu metsuke and ryu bugyo have arrived in Limsa Lominsa with a charmingly costumed chocobo chick to celebrate their draconic guardian…yet the Aftcastle remains notably quiet, and the delegates may require the aid of a capable adventurer to liven up the festivities?”


To Be a Mascot

Location: Speak to the ryu metsuke @ Limsa Lominsa, Upper Decks (X: 11.5, Y: 13.9)
Requires: Level 15, travel to Limsa Lominsa.

“The ryu metsuke seeks the aid of a kindly adventurer.”

Start: December 31, 2023 @ 7:00 AM (PST)
Stop: January 15, 2024 @ 6:59 AM (PST)











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