Final Fantasy XI Double XP This Weekend

By Dog of Thunder, 3 years ago
Does it blow the mind of anyone else that Final Fantasy XI is 11 years old at this point? Where does the time go? If you still plan on playing the original console MMO, you can at least take part in the pair of double events this weekend to help reduce the grind.

First up, we have the information for a standard double XP weekend:

Double EXP Campaign

When
Starting on Thursday, May 30th, 2013 at 8:00 am (PDT)
Ending on Sunday, June 2nd, 2013 at 7:59 am (PDT)

Where
All areas of Vana'diel
* Please note that Abyssea areas are not included

Details
During the above time period, the amount of experience points gained by slaying monsters will be doubled.
* The Dedication effect gained from experience bonus equipment will also be doubled.
* Experience points earned by completing certain types of content or via the use of items will not be doubled.
* Adventuring fellows will also receive double experience points.
Then something a bit different, as the double design plan drops event will last for two weeks:

Double Design Plan Drops Campaign

When
Starting on Thursday, May 30th, 2013 at 8:00 am (PDT)
Ending on Sunday, June 16th, 2013 at 7:59 am (PDT)

Where
The below Salvage areas:
Zhayolm Remnants II / Arrapago Remnants II / Bhaflau Remnants II / Silver Sea Remnants II


Details
During the campaign period, the amount of the following design plans dropped will be doubled:
Bloodshed Plans / Primacy Plans / Umbrage Plans / Tutelary Plans / Ritualistic Plans
For those of you grinding it out in Vana'diel, I salute you.

For those of you that sent in this story and informed us of the events, I thank you.