News from Final Fantasy XI. New Year's Greetings! (01/01/2010) Happy New Year to all adventurers the world over! As has become the tradition, a curious family of creatures has taken to bounding spiritedly about the three nations. But what's this? It would appear that this year the creatures are not alone... Read on for the details. *The New Year's event will commence on Thursday, December 31st at 7:00am (PST) and end on Friday, January 15th at midnight (00:00).