FFXIV: Little Ladies’ Day 2017 – FINAL

FFXIV A Realm Reborn
Version: 3.55
Expansion: Heavensward
Status: Final.
Basic Event Information: At Lodestone

Event Duration: From Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 08:00 to Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 14:59 (GMT)

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Starting NPC: Mythril Eye Reporter at x9.2 y9.1 Ul’dah – Steps of Nald (closest aetheryte is Ul’dah)
Minimum Level: 15

  1. Take the quest “Birdwatching Gone Wrong” from the Reporter.
  2. Speak to the Royal Seneschal at x10.4 y8.3 then follow him to x10.8 y10.2 to conclude the quest. Rewards: 3360 exp, 210 gil
  3. Take the quest “The Disappearing Act” from the Royal Seneschal.
  4. Find the Songbirds in any order:
    • Ulala at x5.5 y12.2 Lower Decks, Limsa Lominsa
    • Narumi at x22.5 y16. Horizon, Western Thanalan
    • Masha at x12.8 y9.6 Old Gridania
  5. Return to Ul’dah and speak to the Royal Seneschal.
  6. Speak to Redolent Rose at the Weaver’s Guild in Ul’dah. Afterwards, speak to the Royal Seneschal to conclude the quest. Rewards: 3360 exp, 857 gil
  7. You will then unlock a “Grand Performance” quest from the Songbirds. Any -ONE- of the three quests can be taken. Quote (when taking Masha’s quest): “Please note that once you accept this quest, you will be unable to accept the quests “Ulala’s Grand Performance” and “Narumi’s Grand Performance.” While the reward will remain the same, the outcome of this event will change based upon which of these quests you decide to accept.” Talk to your chosen Songbird then speak with the Royal Seneschal to conclude the quest. Rewards: 3360 exp, 200 gil
  8. Take the quest “Idols Give Back” from the Royal Seneschal.
  9. Watch the Songbirds perform at the Emerald Avenue by speaking to the Royal Seneschal.
  10. Speak to the Royal Seneschal once more to finally conclude this seasonal event. Rewards: 3360 exp, 229 gil, five (5) Certificates of Collaboration, Songbird emote, an achievement

Other NPCs:

  • Enamored Enthusiast – Event description and information
  • Royal Handmaiden – Collaboration Certificate Exchange and Event Item Vendor
    • Peach Confetti – 10 gil
    • Cherry Confetti – 10 gil
    • Eastern Cherry Petal Pile – 5496 gil
    • Little Ladies’ Day Advertisement – 5496 gil
    • You can also purchase the glamours for 1000 gil per piece after you have completed all of the seasonal quests.

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FFXIV: Starlight Celebration 2016 – Final

FFXIV A Realm Reborn
Version: 3.45
Expansion: Heavensward
Status: Final.
Basic Event Information: At Lodestone

Event Duration: From Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 08:00 to Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 14:59 (GMT)

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Starting NPC: Amh Garanjy at x10.5 y8.6 Ul’dah – Steps of Nald (closest aetheryte is the main aetheryte)
Minimum Level: 15

  1. Take the quest “Naughty or Nice” from Amh and then head over to the Ruby Road Exchange.
  2. Go to x11.1 y10.1 and click the “Special Delivery” item.
  3. Deliver the quest item to the Raven-haired Registrar at Frondale’s Phrontistery (Alchemist’s Guild) x9.5 y13.3 Ul’dah – Steps of Thal. Rewards: 3360 exp, 228 gil, Starlight Robe
  4. Take the quest “Think of the Children” from the Raven-haired Registrar.
  5. Speak to the Phrontistery Alchemist to enter the Children’s Ward. You may enter the ward at any time starting on this point, but to speak to the children in the ward you must wear the Starlight Robe item that was given by the previous quest.
  6. Give a Starlight Gift (quest item) to each of the children in the ward. The children are as follows:
    • Genteel Child – near the ward door
    • Pallid Child – first room to the left of the hallway
    • Coughing Child – in the middle of the hallway
    • Dainty Child – also in the middle of the hallway
  7. Speak to the Raven-haired Registrar and hand over the remaining Starlight Gift. Search for the boy Reauverre to whom that last gift must be given. He is at x10.8 y 9.3 Ruby Road Exchange, Ul’dah Steps of Nald.
  8. Speak to the Raven-haired Registrar nearby at x11 y10.1 and then return to the children’s ward. Rewards: 3360 exp, 248 gil
  9. Take the quest “I’ll Be Home for Starlight” from the Registrar. Speak to the children in the ward and inquire about Reauverre.
  10. After speaking to the children, head to Reauverre’s room and check under his bed (click Reauverre’s Bed). You will find a letter. Hand over the letter to the Registrar; he’s in the kitchen, the last room to the right of the hallway.
  11. Go to the Hustings Strip (close to the Chamber of Rule aetheryte) and speak to the Registrar.
  12. Speak to Reauverre’s father at the ferry docks (Arcanist’s Guild aetheryte) in Limsa Lominsa. He will give you a present and a message for the boy.
  13. Return to the children’s ward at Ul’dah and show the present to the Registrar. Afterwards, head to Reauverre’s room and give the present to the boy. Following the brief exchange, speak to the Registrar privately at the front desk.
  14. A cutscene will follow which will reveal the background of the ‘registrar’ (Damielliot), among other things. Rewards: 3360 exp, 536 gil, Starlight Celebration Orchestrion Roll, unlock a daily quest “A Starlight Story”
  15. A Starlight Story
    • A daily quest, it requires you to tell one of your tales to the children. Pick a story from the list. The choices depend on the game features that you have unlocked:
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    • You will then fall asleep and a character related to the story that you told will appear in your dream. The NPCs are:
      • Gold Saucer – Saint Nymeia himself (Godbert Manderville)
      • Beasts – A random paissa
      • Adventures in Limsa – Y’Sthola
      • Adventures in Gridania – Papalymo and Yda
      • Adventures in Ul’dah – Thancred
      • Great nations – Nanamo Ul Namo
      • Empire – Alphinaud
      • Primals – Tataru
      • Dragonsong War – Ser Aymeric
    • Upon waking up, you will find a Saint-sent Gift under the tree in your room.
    • Obtain the Saint-sent Gift and show it to Damielliot to complete the quest.

Notably, options and cutscenes for the daily quest depend on how far along the main story quests you’ve gone:

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Left: Heavensward Thancred (3.0); right: Realm Reborn Thancred (2.0)

Other Event NPCs:

  • Starlight Celebration Crier – Event description and information
  • Starlight Supplier – Event Items

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FFXIV: Moonfire Faire 2016 – Final

FFXIV A Realm Reborn
Version: 3.3
Expansion: Heavensward
Status: Final.
Basic Event Information: At Lodestone

Event Duration: From Friday, August 5, 2016 at 08:00 to Friday, August 26, 2016 at 14:59 (GMT)

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Starting NPC: Mayaru Moyaru at x11.5 y13.8 Limsa Lominsa Upper Decks (closest aetheryte is The Aftcastle)
Minimum Level: 30

  1. Take the quest “Heroes of Tomorrow” from Mayaru. Proceed to Costa del Sol.
  2. Speak to Haermaga at x32 y28.
  3. Wait for Haermaga at x30.9 y23.9 Hidden Falls, North Bloodshore, Eastern La Noscea.
  4. After that drivel- er, cutscene, go back to Haermaga at Costa del Sol to complete the quest. Rewards: 7410 exp, 547 gil
  5. Speak to J’nangho for the first of your repeatable quests: Dashing and Burning.
  6. Go to Wunthyll at x29.8 y27.7 to get an elbst for the quest then head over to the following coordinates to extinguish the fire on some dummies:
    • x27.9 y32.8
    • x28.4 y27.2
    • x28.6 y24.3
  7. After the cutscene, return to Haermaga to complete the quest. You will receive one Faire voucher and “Dashing and Burning” will be unlocked as a repeatable quest.
  8. Speak to J’nangho for the second of your repeatable quests: Hot n Cold.
  9. Craft or buy three Rolanberry Shaved Ice then give it to the Black Ranger at x27.4 y31.2
  10. The Black Ranger will play an annoying version of hide and seek with you. Here are her possible coordinates:
    • x25.9 y30.4
    • x26.3 y30.7
    • x26.3 y30.0
  11. Once you’ve overfed the little shi- I mean, the Black Ranger, return to Haermaga to complete the quest. You will receive one Faire voucher and “Hot n Cold” will be unlocked as a repeatable quest.
  12. Speak to J’nangho for the third (and last) of your repeatable quests: Who Let the Bombs Out.
  13. You need to weaken and net three (3) Bygone Bombards around x28 y25. Now let me rant a bit here: What the fuck, SE?! These are low levels monsters for a Level 30 event so I understand that, but what about players who are all-60? We have to wait for a “downtime” when there are barely any players around so that we can switch to a gatherer that will not one-hit the mobs, and then we have to hit it just enough so that we can “capture” it. Did you even think this one out?  Oh great it only responds to first-hit, yay! (Hint: You can use Flash and have a weakling hit the mob)
  14. Release the bound Bombards at x31.2 y25.1 then return to the Re- I mean, Haermaga to complete the quest. You will receive one Faire voucher and “Who Let the Bombs Out” will be unlocked as a repeatable quest. But who the hell would want to repeat that?
  15. After you complete the three repeatable quests once each, the main seasonal quest “A Battle Royal” will be available from Haermaga. Take it and proceed to the Hidden Falls.
  16. After the cutscene, proceed to the area of the seasonal event FATEs listed below and complete both. Speak with the Yellow Ranger at the Hidden Falls to complete the quest. Rewards: 7410 exp, 385 gil, Legacy Warrior Mail, “Go Go Posing Rangers” achievement, armor and pose/emotes unlocked (P’obyano)

Other NPCs:

  • Faire Crier at Limsa Lominsa – For dialogue and information.
  • Wunthyll – Costa del Sol. Elbst tamer NPC.
  • P’obyano – Costa del Sol. Vendor of current Faire items and sparklers
  • Ethelia – Costa del Sol. For dialogue and information.
  • J’nangho – Costa del Sol. Repeatable quest NPC. One Faire Voucher per quest.
  • The Iceman – Costa del Sol. Vendor of Faire food items.
  • Moonfire Marine – x32.2 y32.7 Costa del Sol. Elbst tamer NPC for the Faire FATE.

Seasonal Event FATEs:

  • In Deep Water – Kill Cherry Bombs gathered around x32.2 y33.6; Gold Reward: 3 Faire vouchers
  • Trial by Fire – Succeeds the In Deep Water FATE. Kill Cherry Bombs by using the elbst’s Saturate while the Rangers fight the Bombard King. Gold Reward: 5 Faire vouchers

Event Vendor Items

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Regular Wares sold by P’obyano

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Special Wares sold by P’obyano

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Wares sold by The Iceman

FFXIV: Hatching-tide 2016 – Final

FFXIV A Realm Reborn
Version: 3.2
Expansion: Heavensward
Status: Final.
Basic Event Information: At Lodestone

Event Duration: From Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 08:00 to Monday, March 28, 2016 at 14:59 (GMT)

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Starting NPC: Jihli Aliapoh at x10 y9 Old Gridania (closest aetheryte is the Amphitheater)
Minimum Level: 15

  1. Take the quest “Jihli Dreams of Egg Hunts” from Jihli and then speak to Nonotta nearby to conclude the quest. Rewards: 3360 exp, 200 gil
  2. Do all repeatable quests at least once (see Other NPCs list).
  3. Take the quest “Eggsaltation of a Lark” from Nonotta and then speak to Jihli. Inquire about the spriggans from the NPCs listed below then speak to Jihli again. Lastly, inquire about the spriggan by speaking to Keitha at x20.3 y22.0 at Central ShroudRewards: 3360 exp, 500 gil, Egg Hunter Barding
    • Inquire about the spriggan in Old Gridania: Stout Elm at x8.4 y8.8
    • Inquire about the spriggan in New Gridania: Bernadette at x12.2 y12.2 and then Bertennant at x14.0 y14.4

 

Other NPCs:

  • Cultured Collector – Repeatable Quest, Hardboiled Hocus : Catch the Benediction Egg and use the quest item on it before it runs off. Reward: One (1) Fortune Egg
  • Motte – Repeatable Quest, Spriggan Scramble: A memorization game with three levels of difficulty. Reward: One (1) Fortune Egg
  • Cock-a-Hoop Collector – Repeatable Quest, Pass the Poacher: Deliver the egg to the recipient without getting caught by spriggans. Reward: One (1) Fortune Egg
  • Spriggan Eggstractor at x11.7 y8.5 Old Gridania- NPC for the Event FATE “Eggstract and Eggspedite” which pops up near the Amphitheater, right beside the Leatherworker’s Guild. Reward: One (1) Fortune Egg for silver, two (2) Fortune Eggs for gold
  • Congenial Collector at x10 y8 Old Gridania – Event information
  • Dreamer (Egg Advocate) at x10 y8 Old Gridania – Event item merchant
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List of event items and how much Fortune Eggs they cost

FFXIV: Little Ladies’ Day 2016 – Final

FFXIV A Realm Reborn
Version: 3.2
Expansion: Heavensward
Status: Final.
Basic Event Information: At Lodestone

Event Duration: From Friday, February 26, 2016 at 08:00 to Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 14:59 (GMT)

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Starting NPC: Mythril Eye Reporter at x9 y9 Ul’dah – Steps of Nald (closest aetheryte is Ul’dah)
Minimum Level: 15

  1. Take the quest “Aligning the Stars” from the Reporter.
  2. Speak to the Royal Seneschal at Steps of Nald x10 y9 to finish the quest. Rewards: 3360 exp, 220 gil
  3. Speak to the Royal Servant (right beside the Royal Seneschal) and complete the repeatable quest “Sugar, Spice and Everything Rice” at least once. Reward: One (1) Certificate of Collaboration
  4. Take the quest “The Lead Starling” from the Royal Seneschal. You will be asked to vote for who should be the ‘leader’ of the Songbirds singing group. Quote: “While the reward will remain the same, the outcome for this quest will change based upon whether you decide to vote using one or twenty certificates of collaboration. If you would like to vote using a single certificate, speak with the slight servant. If you would like to vote using twenty certificates, speak with the stout servant.” The Slight Servant (requires ONE certificate) and the Stout Servant (requires TWENTY certificates) are nearby at x11 y9.
  5. Cast your vote for your chosen Songbird: Ulala (Lalafell), Narumi (Au Ra) or Masha (Mi’qote). Speak to the Royal Seneschal afterwards to complete the quest. Rewards: 3360 exp, 210 gil, Lord’s/Lady’s Suikan (- to be continued -)

Other NPCs:

  • Royal Servant (Repeatable Quest): Sugar, Spice and Everything Rice
    • The dialogue and reactions of the Songbirds and event NPCs differ as your server progresses in making the Songbirds’ name known all over Ul’dah. This is done by repeated doing the Sugar, Spice and Everything Rice quest. Reward: One (1) Certificate of Collaboration
  • Royal Handmaiden (Event Item Vendor)
    • Little Lord’s/Little Lady’s Clogs: Two (2) Certificate of Collaboration each
    • Thorne Dynasty Mantelshelf: Four (4) Certificate of Collaboration
    • Set of 10 Peach Confetti: One (1) Certificate of Collaboration
    • Set of 10 Cherry Confetti: One (1) Certificate of Collaboration

 

FFXIV: All Saints’ Wake 2015

FFXIV A Realm Reborn

Version: 3.0

Expansion: Heavensward

Status: Final.

Basic Event Information: At Lodestone

Event Duration: From Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 8:00 to Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 14:59 (GMT)

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Starting NPC: Adventurer’s Guild Investigator x10 y8 Old Gridania (closest aetheryte is Mih Khetto’s Amphitheatre)

Minimum Level: 20

  1. Take the quest “Investigating the Inimical” from the Investigator.
  2. Speak to the following in any order:
    • Untrustworthy Illusionist at x9 y8 Old Gridania
    • Unusual Illusionist at x10 y8 Old Gridania
    • Uncanny Illusionist at x10 y8 Old Gridania
  3. Speak to the Investigator to complete the quest. Rewards: 4060exp, a set of Halloween costume (head, body, hands, feet)
  4. Take the quest “Joining the Circus” from the Investigator.
  5. Go to x30 y19 Hyrstmill, North Shroud and speak to the Investigator.
  6. Speak to the following in any order:
    • Hamlet Miller at x29 y20 Hyrstmill
    • Hamlet Farmer at x28 y20 Hyrstmill
    • Hamlet Gossip at x28 y19 Hyrstmill
  7. Speak to the Investigator to continue the quest.
  8. Spy on the suspicious witch (the Unfamiliar Illusionist) by clicking the Destination at x29 y19 Hyrstmill. CUTSCENE TIME!
  9. Speak to the useless Investigator once more.
  10. Wear the reward items from the previous quest to continue; chat a bit more with the Investigator then head off to save the victims of the curse.
  11. Give creepy cookies to the following in any order (Note: This can be completed even without any Halloween costume on):
    • Curious Pot at x28 y19 Hyrstmill
    • Curious Ahriman at x29 y18 Hyrstmill
    • Curious Imp at x27 y19 Hyrstmill (go up the staircase)
  12. Speak to the ever-pointless Investigator to complete the quest: Rewards: 4060 exp, 320 gil, Pumpkin Butler minion
  13. Take the quest “Sweeping the Meadows” from the Investigator -sigh- again.
  14. Speak to the Investigator at x21 y22 Bentbranch Meadows, Central Shroud.
  15. Speak to the Pumpkin-headed Apparition at x21 y21 Bentbranch Meadows because the Investigator is utterly useless.
  16. Upon the Witch’s Broom, you may then use the Silencing Cant (mount specific skill on your hotbar) on the following Unusual Imps in Bentbranch Mewdows, in any order:
    • At x20 y20 behind a storage house.
    • At x19 y20 near the gysahl green patches.
    • At x20 y22 behind the big granary beside the Chocobo Breeding Hut.
    • At x20 y23 behind some trees and shrubs past the fence, near the Chocobo Breeding Hut.
    • At x22 y23 by the West Vein waters going south.
    • At x22 y21 by the West Vein waters going north.
  17. Speak to the should-be-out-of-a-job Investigator.
  18. Speak to the Pumpkin-headed Apparition.
  19. After reluctantly answering YES to a certain question, go to the Campfire at x21 y23 Bentbranch Meadows.
  20. Throw the Witch’s Broom quest item into the Campfire to obtain broom ash.
  21. Throw the broom ash at the girl’s face- er, at the Imposing Imp at x22 y22 Bentbranch Meadows. CUTSCENE TIME!
  22. Speak to the -sigh- Investigator for what would hopefully be the last time… to complete the quest. MORE CUTSCENES! Rewards: 4060 exp, 345 gil, Witch’s Broom mount

Other NPCs:

  • Continental Circus Publicist – Old Gridania – x10 y9
  • Shady Smock (Event Item Vendor) – Old Gridania – x10 y9
    • Pumpkin Basket – Tabletop Item – 1,800 gil
    • Pumpkin Candlestick – Outdoor Furnishing – 2,835 gil
    • Eerie Wallpaper – Interior Wallpaper – 16,200 gil
    • Stuffed Succubus – Tabletop – 10,800 gil
    • Pumpkin Desk – Table – 13,530 gil
    • Pumpkin Chair – Furnishing – 3,755 gil
    • Witch’s Hat – Unique Untradeable/Also a quest reward – 59 gil
    • Witch’s Coatee – Unique Untradeable/Also a quest reward – 59 gil
    • Witch’s Gloves – Unique Untradeable/Also a quest reward – 42 gil
    • Witch’s Thighboots – Unique Untradeable/Also a quest reward – 60 gil