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Fippyfest 2024: EverQuest and EverQuest II reveal 2024 expansions, Anashti Sul Origins progression server opens June 19

The celebration of all things EverQuest and EverQuest II that is Fippy Fest 2024 has come to a close, but not without a gaggle...

Here’s how EverQuest and EverQuest II 2024 progression servers – Anashti Sul, Teek, and Tormax – will work

When Daybreak dropped producer letters for EverQuest and EverQuest II earlier this month, the MMORPG fanbase immediately started buzzing about the new progression servers...

EverQuest II devs address everything from hardcore servers and Player Studio to Isle of Refuge and Legends of Norrath

Back in February, Daybreak's Darkpaw Games opened up an ask-me-anything thread on the EverQuest II official forums - and now the dev team is...

EverQuest II announces a new 2006-era progression server called Origins, hitting beta in May

The latest EverQuest II producer's letter has arrived, and while the majority of it is recap of things you already knew about - like...

EverQuest’s ‘Year of Darkpaw’ kicks off with an 11-floor anniversary tower and world bosses

All that talk of 2024 being the "Year of Darkpaw" over at Daybreak wasn't just a lot of PR hot air. Kicking off the...

EverQuest’s Laurion’s Song, the MMORPG’s 30th expansion, brings players to a fractured inn of heroes

Releasing 30 expansions is a significant milestone for any MMORPG, and few others can claim that crown, including EverQuest, which has released the Laurion's...

The Stream Team: Celebrating 19 years of EverQuest II

Tomorrow, EverQuest II turns 19 years old. Nineteen! That's the time to head out and take on the world. Except EQII is a world...

Perfect Ten: The interesting features EverQuest Next promised before it was canceled

After way, way too long, it looks like an EverQuest 3 may be in the works after all. It's been rumored for years, of...

EverQuest’s 30th expansion, Laurion’s Song, launches in December – with class swapping

With Lord of the Rings Online and EverQuest II both debuting new expansions this week, you had to figure EverQuest was close behind, and...

EverQuest II opens preorders and beta for Ballads of Zimara expansion, coming in November

Bards, listen up: EverQuest II's 20th expansion is launching next month, and it'll be music to your ears, literally. It's called Ballads of Zimara,...
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EverQuest II’s Shattered Overture update is live this afternoon

You knew it was coming, EverQuest II players, because Daybreak has been teasing it since August: Shattered Overture officially arrives to the core servers...

Perfect Ten: Times when MMOs brought about world-shattering cataclysms

The notion of an in-game cataclysm is hardly the sole domain of Activision-Blizzard; on the contrary, large-scale apocalypses pop up all the time in...
It helps that this game has never looked good. I'm sorry, but not really sorry. If you love this game, you're going to need to reckon with this at some point. But that's another article.

EverQuest II’s Empire of Antiquity is live with a new dungeon and two raids

Empire of Antiquity is the kind of expansion that would've gotten my attention back when I was still embedded in the EverQuest franchise, both...

EverQuest II begins testing its next update, dubbed Empire of Antiquity

The next big update for EverQuest II is less than a month away, but if you lack the patience to wait until then, you...

EverQuest II rolls out the barrel for the return of the Brewday Festival

"Want some rye? 'Course you do." Or more specifically you should enjoy some fine in-game Dwarven ale from EverQuest II as the Brewday Festival...
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EverQuest’s 29th expansion, Night of Shadows, is officially live for players

Twenty-nine: That's the total number of expansions that Classic EverQuest has delivered to date, capped off by the newest entry, Night of Shadows, which...

The Stream Team: Happy 18th birthday EverQuest II

It's not just EverQuest II-sday, but it's a very special anniversary EverQuest II-sday! Today, this iteration of Norrath turned 18 years old and officially...

The Game Archaeologist: The radically different design of early EverQuest II

Sometimes it's all about timing -- both good and bad -- when it comes to MMORPG releases. EverQuest II may go down as the...

EverQuest kicks off pre-orders for December’s Night of Shadows expansion

Here's something to make us MMORPG veterans feel incredibly old today: EverQuest is gearing up to release its 29th expansion come December. Old feelings...

The MOP Up: Witness the creation of a Dauntless behemoth

Dauntless shared a neat video of a collaboration between its players and artists: "Back in April, many of you joined us for a community...