Getting Setup

We currently support FFXI Client version: 30190202_0 (February 8, 2019)

  1. To get started, you’ll need to download the full FFXI client, available here.
  2. Next, you’ll need to update your files and client version. Click here to read the full walkthrough on updating your client.
  3. Select a loader and windower software - either Windower or Ashita (we prefer Ashita).
  4. You’re ready to play!

If you’re new to FFXI or to Nocturnal Souls, be sure to check out our New Player Guide!

If you’re coming from the Nasomi player community or have ever used their installer, there’s a process to patch your installation to work with “retail” Final Fantasy XI. You can see the full instructions here: https://nasomi.com/wiki/index.php?title=Config:Installing#Retail.2FNasomi_swap.