During FFXIV Heavensturn 2023 event, players can complete the Box of Fortune quest to discover their fortune.
Final Fantasy XIV (FFXIV) is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) that takes place in the fictional universe of Eorzea.
Players can create and customise a character before they explore the lands, complete quests, and defeat various enemies, amongst other things. One of the quests that you can complete is Box of Fortune.
FFXIV: Heavensturn 2023
It is the beginning of 2023, and as such, FFXIV players can enjoy the Heavensturn recurring event.
The event’s official description reveals that all the realm is full of excitement in anticipation of the new year, and indeed, the sounds of merriment can be heard nowhere more strongly than in Limsa Lominsa.
In this fictional city, delegates from the Far East have arrived in hopes of sharing their festive traditions.
Usagi Bugyo requires your help to ensure that the celebration of Heavensturn is a success. He has prepared a valuable reward for you should you be willing to offer him your help.
FFXIV: Box of Fortune
Heavensturn is a seasonal event that commenced on 31 December 2022, and which will conclude on 16 January 2023. During this time, players can aid Usagi Bugyo by completing quests, one of which is the Box of Fortune quest.
The first part of the event can be started in Limsa Lominsa’s Upper Decks. Here, you will find the non-player character, Usagi Bugyo, wearing a unique set of armour. You can talk to the NPC to start the Box of Fortune quest,.
Bear in mind that you have to be at least level 15 in a job or battle class before to obtain this quest. After you have the quest, you have to go to the Far Eastern Omikujishi, who will task you with telling people about the wonders of far eastern fortune telling.
There are 4 NPCS that you have to talk to, namely, Rhoswen, Trachraet, Beaudefoin, and I’tolwann. These characters can be found in the Limsa Lominsa Upper Decks.
Once you have talked to the NPCs, you can go back to the Far Eastern Omikujishi to complete the quest. He will give you the option to read your fortune, which you can choose to decline if you so desire.
Regardless of your decision, you will be able to draw more fortunes after you have completed the quest.
Traditionally, the fortunes, otherwise referred to as omikuji, are written on strips of paper found in temples in Japan. Temple visitors can make small offerings to get a fortune, which predicts the chances of one’s hopes and wishes coming true.
FFXIV’s developer, Square Enix, based the 2023 Heavensturn on these traditional events, which means that you can draw fortunes to discover your character’s future.
Can you complete the Box of Fortune quest when the event concludes?
Unfortunately, Heavensturn 2023 and all its corresponding quests, items, and gear will be removed from FFXIV when the event concludes. It is therefore recommended that you complete the quests and collect all of the event items as soon as possible.
If you are yet to reach level 15, you should grind levels in order to enjoy the event before it concludes.
There are numerous activities in FFXIV that will reward you with experience points once they are completed, however, it is recommended that you focus on the activities that reward you with the most experience points to gain levels quicker.
Heavensturn Event limited items
Similarly to other FFXIV events, Heavensturn 2023 features numerous items that can only be acquired during the event. There are items that players can purchase from in-game shops using gil. Most of these items are used for decorating one’s private space and they are easy to acquire.
Usagi Shonin Festival Supplier, The NPC in Limsa Lominsa Upper Decks has various items for sale. Bear in mind that you do not have to complete the seasonal quests to access the shop.
The table below lists the items that you can purchase:
|Heavensturn Crane Banner (furnishing)||6000 Gil|
|Magicked Prism (Advent Cakes)||19 Gil|
What to do after completing Box of Fortune
After completing the Box of Fortune quest in FFXIV, you can speak to the Far Eastern Omikujishi to get the With Great Fortune Comes Great Responsibility quest. After the cutscene, players have to use the rally emote on Beaudefoin.
Next, you have to use the psych emote on him. Once you have used these emotes, you can go to Lower La Noscea and interact with Beaudefoin there.
After interacting with him, you can return to Limsa Lominsa Upper Decks to speak with the Far Eastern Omikujishi.
If you complete this quest, you will be rewarded with the Heavensturn Domaru, Heavensturn Kote, Heavensturn Haidate, and the Heavensturn Sune-Ate. You will also receive the Hoppy New Year achievement.