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F2P Announcement Trailer

Sony Online Entertainment announced earlier this week that EverQuest 2 would finally be going free to play in early December. To celebrate the announcement, the dev team produced a nifty new video showing off the epic scope of EQ2. Check it out!


Free to Play Announcement

Sony Online Entertainment announced earlier this week that EverQuest 2 would finally be going free to play in early December. To celebrate the announcement, the dev team produced a nifty new video showing off the epic scope of EQ2. Check it out!


Going F2P…For Real This Time

That's right. Everquest II is going free to play, not with separate servers for F2Pers and subscribers. SOE has a full-blown F2P revenue plan in mind for all EQII players. We've got the details for you from MMORPG.com Associate Editor Suzie Ford who spoke with SOE's Dave Georgeson yesterday. Read on!


Gnoob the Gnome & the Mercenary System

Gnoob the Gnome is back in this new trailer from the EverQuest II: Age of Destiny team. This time Gnoob gives viewers and inside look at the soon to be unleashed mercenary system. Check out the 98-pound weakling that is Gnoob.


'Night of the Dead' Parties This Week

EverQuest II's community team will be looking to celebrate Halloween with players via 'Night of the Dead' parties scheduled for later this week.


Get In On the Age of Discovery

Everquest II devs and Sony Online Entertainment have announced that closed beta applications are being accepted for the upcoming expansion, Age of Discovery.


Dungeon Finder Released

The Everquest II team has announced the release of the Dungeon Finder tool. Saying, "You asked. We delivered.", the new feature is live across EQ II servers as of today.


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A World of Adventure and Discovery

Norrath, as MMORPG.com's Robert Schroeder says, has been the MMO "home" of countless players for many years. Everquest II is an enduring classic game that continues to attract new players. In our ongoing effort to re-review games that consistently show progress and improvement, MMORPG.com takes a look at Everquest II. Read what Robert has to say and then leave us your thoughts in the comments.


War of Zek Now Available

Everquest II players will want to head in game to update their clients with Update 61: War of Zek. Among other things, War of Zek includes dynamically scaling dungeons, a house rating system, a new dungeon and raid and much more.


SOE Authenticator Released

Sony Online Entertainment has released a keyring authenticator for $9.99. The authenticator functions with all SOE titles. According to the released information, a mobile authenticator is scheduled to be 'released soon'. Players can tie the authenticator to their Station Account.


Age of Discovery Bringing BIG Changes

MMORPG.com's Drew Wood recently attended the SOE Fan Faire in Las Vegas. During the opening presentation, fans were treated to a first look at the latest Everquest II expansion, Age of Destiny. Age of Destiny is poised to bring a lot of new and exciting features into the game and Drew had the opportunity to chat with Executive Producer Dave Georgeson about them. Read more and then let us know what you think!


Double XP Weekend Announced

Everquest II players will want to be sure to log into the game from Friday, July 29th to Sunday, July 31st to take advantage of what Sony Online Entertainment is calling a "true double XP weekend". Double experience can be gained in AA, tradeskill and adventure facets.


E3 2011 - The 3D Update

One of the more compelling advances in the MMORPGs that we play is the advent of 3D graphic technology. At E3 2011, MMORPG.com's Carolyn Koh talked with Everquest 2 Lead Programmer Greg Spence about the recent introduction of 3D technology into the game. Read on to discover more about Everquest 2's 3D Update.


The Children of War Goes Live

Sony Online Entertainment has announced that Everquest 2 Update 60: The Children of War is now live on all servers. Update 60 brings several key PvP improvements including a new lobby system, a new map, a new PvP battle type and more. Also added are some raids and heroic dungeons.


Ripper Visits Norrath

Ripper X heads into the magical world of Everquest 2, now available as a Free to Play module with additional subscriptions for more serious players. Check out the latest addition to our growing library of MMORPG introductory videos.