Welcome Back Campaigns provide previously deactivated Final Fantasy XI accounts to log in for free for a short period of time. These campaigns sometimes coincide with other ongoing Special Events that temporarily accelerate player advancement and progression through content.
- Your PlayOnline account is transferred to Square Enix account.
- You must have an active PlayOnline/FINAL FANTASY XI service account.
- Character status under the inactive character options must be set to "Cancelled" status as of 72 hours before the start of the current campaign.
- Welcome Back Campaign 2018:
- From Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 1:00 a.m. to Monday, May 28, 2018 at 1:00 a.m. (PDT)
- Returnee Support Campaign
- Adventurer Gratitude Campaign
- Fall Alter Ego Extravaganza #4
- Fall 2017 Discount Campaign
- Return Home to Vana'diel Campaign (4/06)
- Return Home to Vana'diel Campaign (9/07)
- Return Home to Vana'diel Campaign (12/08)
- Return Home to Vana'diel Campaign (May 2016)
- Welcome Back Campaign 2017:
- From Friday, November 10, 2017 at 12:00 a.m.to Friday, November 24 at 12:00 a.m. (PST)