- 1 List of regions
- 1.1 Multiplayer regions
- 1.2 Weekday regions
- 1.3 Sicarius regions
- 1.4 Ability Enhancement regions
- 1.5 Job Quest regions
- 1.6 The end-game regions
- 1.7 Bonus regions
- 1.8 Event regions
- 1.9 Story Digest
- 1.10 Act 1: Warrior of Light
- 1.11 Act 2: Warrior of Despair
- 1.12 Tutorial regions
- 1.13 Challenge regions
- 2 Expired Regions
A region (also known as map) contains a number of areas, routes, route locks, and treasure chests.
Traveling to an available region is done via the "World Map" icon in the "Home" menu. The world map is unlocked following the completion of Runic Temple Basement in Chapter I: Blank Slate.
List of regions
See individual pages for summaries about each region. The list is sorted according to the "List View" of the in-game world map.
Ability Enhancement regions
Now occupied entirely by Yggdrasil
Job Quest regions
- Hall of Fame 1
- Hall of Fame 2
- Hall of Fame 3
- Hall of Fame 4
- Hall of Fame 5
- Hall of Fame: Legends 1
- Hall of Fame: Legends 2
- Hall of Fame: Legends 3
The end-game regions
These regions only appear for a limited time, from one week for Tower regions to two months for Crossover regions.
See Events for a full list.
Battle Tower regions
- The Tower of Trials (under various event names)
- Crossover regions (under various event names)
- Chapters 1 to 3: Prophecy and Fate
- Chapters 4 to 6: Despair and Illusion
- Chapters 7 and 8: Hope and Finality
Act 1: Warrior of Light
- Chapter I: Blank Slate – Plains of Cornelia
- Chapter II: Hope and Prophecy – The Ishtar Desert
- Chapter III: Chaos and the Crown, Part 1 – The Last Stand
- Chapter III: Chaos and the Crown, Part 2 – Chaos's Onslaught
- Chapter IV Prologue: A New Light – Crossroads of Dualities
- Chapter IV: Doubt and Illusion, Part 1 – Runic Highlands
- Chapter IV: Doubt and Illusion, Part 2 – Runic Highlands
- Chapter V: The First Warrior, Part 1 – Days Past
- Chapter V: The First Warrior, Part 2 – Days Past
- Chapter VI: Bewitching Memories, Part 1 – Nereides Barrens
- Chapter VI: Bewitching Memories, Part 2 – Nereides Barrens
- Chapter VII: Light of Hope – Salvation Ark
- Final Chapter: Closing the Loop
Act 2: Warrior of Despair
- Prologue: The Slumbering Warriors
- Chapter 1: A World Adrift: The Nameless Maiden
- Chapter 1: A World Adrift: Sarah & Meia
- Chapter 1: A World Adrift: Warrior of Light
These regions have been removed from the game.
- Gigantuar Terrace -- removed in favour of Gigantuar Terrace: Regrowth
- Shrine of Trials -- judged obsolete, since its main purpose was gathering Cactuar cards.
- Phantasmic Loop: Endless War -- updated to Phantasmic Loop: Endless War 2 with harder bosses.
"Hard Mode" regions
Originally these were versions of the first four chapters, with stronger foes. With the release of Act 2, these were removed because they weren't that hard anymore.
- Chapter I: Blank Slate (Hard Mode) – Plains of Cornelia (Hard Mode)
- Chapter II: Hope and Prophecy (Hard Mode) – The Ishtar Desert (Hard Mode)
- Chapter III: Chaos and the Crown, Part 1 (Hard Mode) – The Last Stand (Hard Mode)
- Chapter III: Chaos and the Crown, Part 2 (Hard Mode) – Chaos's Onslaught (Hard Mode)
removed in favour of the new Yggdrasil: Materials Zone