Final Fantasy XIII -Lightning Ultimate Box- is a collection of Final Fantasy XIII, Final Fantasy XIII-2, and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, plus additional extras, released on the PlayStation 3 in Japan on the same day as Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. Each of the three games have case designs unique to the collection, each with coverart not otherwise used in Japan. It was sold on the Japanese Square Enix e-Store for 26000 yen.
In addition to the three games, the Ultimate Box has the following extras:
- Lightning Special Label Stand (exclusive)
- Final Fantasy XIII -Lightning Ultimate Box- Special Soundtrack (exclusive): A three-disc sampler tracks from the three games
- Lightning Art Works: Visual Booklet + Visual Sheet (exclusive): An exclusive art book of Lightning Returns artwork
- Lightning Play Arts -Kai- (this figure was exclusive but made otherwise available in December)
- FFVII Cloud three-piece set (SOLDIER 1st Class garb, Buster Sword weapon, SOLDIER's Band) (available with all pre-orders in Japan)
- Shogun three-piece set (Shogun garb, Thirteen Knights weapon, Thunderstruck shield) (available with all pre-orders in Japan)