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The Doll Festival is coming to Vana’diel once again! Along with the usual festivities and Bonbori lanterns to light the way, we would like to invite you to explore the cities, enjoy the festive sights, and take a moment to capture some memories to share with us here! Each adventurer willing to participate in this wonderful event will be given a doll stand, which can be used to furnish your mog houses!

Campaign Period

From Friday, March 2 at 12:00 a.m. (Pacific Time) to Thursday, March 8 at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time) From Friday, March 2 at 8:00 (GMT) to Friday, March 9 at 7:59 (GMT)


Submit a screenshot that involves the 2018 Doll Festival!


The first 111 qualifying submitters per day (resetting each day at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific)/6:59 (GMT)) will each receive one (1) Doll Stand in-game item.
Doll Stand

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A tiered stand for displaying the dolls used to wish for the good health and proper growth of young girls during Far Eastern festivals.

  • Furnishing dimensions: 1x1
  • The hit box for this furnishing is by the festive food located in the center.

*This item can be delivered to other characters under the same account.'

How to Obtain an Award

Submit a screenshot that meets the campaign's theme. The screenshot must depict a very clear image of either your character, an NPC, a place, or a thing. Awards will be distributed after the campaign period.

You may practice submitting and formatting your post in the practice/discussion thread here.
Once you are ready, please submit your screenshot in the OFFICIAL SUBMISSION THREAD.

Post your screenshot with the following information:

  • Your Character name
  • Your World name
  • Caption (optional)


Name: [Character Name] 
World: [World Name] 


Name: Sicycre 
World: Atomos

You must abide by the following rules and guidelines when making your submission:

  1. One (1) submission per character. If multiple submissions containing the same character are posted, only the first submission will be accepted for that character.
  2. You must have a North American or European Square Enix Account.
  3. If a screenshot contains the names of other players, please ask those players for permission before submitting the screenshot. If you are unable to obtain permission from the other player(s), you must hide their name(s) before submitting the screenshot.
  4. You may use image editing software to crop, alter, enhance, or add more features to your screenshot as long as the resulting image clearly shows that it is FINAL FANTASY XI-related.
  5. Normal forum rules apply to all posts.
  6. Square Enix reserves the right to remove or take down any content in its sole discretion.
  7. Must be at least 13 years old to participate.