* A meta example, but during the launch party of ''Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn'' in Japan, director Naoki Yoshida shed ManlyTears after years of hard work revamping the game from the ground up while receiving a great amount of support from fans.
* [[spoiler: Everyone remembering you're a Warrior of Light in the ending cutscenes, if you're a Legacy veteran.]]
* [[spoiler: F'lhaminn reuniting with her adopted daughter, Minfilia, after being away from her for so many years while watching over her from a distance as her daughter grew up to be a successful and strong woman.]]