EverQuest II Articles
EverQuest II players who want to assist the Daybreak Game Studio developers with testing Rum Cellar can now take part can now do so thanks to the beta going live. Players will need to download the full download via the beta patcher as the streaming download seems to be glitching according to a post on the EQII forum.
MMORPG.com has partnered with Sony Online Entertainment to give away 50 digital collector's edition copies of EverQuest II: Altar of Malice (with bonus unlock of the new Aerakyn player race).
Sony Online Entertainment has announced the release of the eleventh EverQuest II expansion, Altar of Malice. All-Access members have been playing for a couple of weeks, but the expansion is now open to all. Altar of Malice continues the tenth anniversary celebration and brings players a new zone, new adventures, new quests, monsters, gear and much, much more.
Sony Online Entertainment has announced that the EverQuest II expansion, Altar of Malice, is now available to All-Access members who can jump into the game to start adventuring through the eleventh expansion. Players will be able to progress to level 100 and have new quests, gear and zones to explore.
This year marks EverQuest II's tenth anniversary and Sony Online Entertainment is putting together a retrospective look at the game's first decade. To entice people, SOE has released a teaser trailer about the documentary. Check it out!
It's already been ten years since EQII launched and SOE is commemorating the milestone by bringing back Heroes Festival, this time with a host of fun new activities and rewards.
The Everquest 2 site has been updated with news of the just-announced Aerakyn player race. Players will be able to purchase the ability to play as Aerakyn beginning November 11th and a new developer blog is on the site to lay out the unique qualities of the Aerakyn.
The EverQuest II team has posted a new article that gives players information about the forthcoming expansion, Altar of Malice. In addition, pre-purchasing the expansion will net players some nice in-game loot. The expansion comes in both standard and collector's editions.
After deploying the patch later today, EverQuest II users should see some significant performance improvements in several key areas including graphics, playability and overall functionality. The dev team has also indicated that even more performance improvements are in the works and set to be released at a later time.
The EverQuest II team has laid out the details on how the forthcoming SOE All Access pass will look for its players. Included in All Access are seven character slots, member-only loyalty items and more.
The people of Norrath have spoken and Sony Online Entertainment has listened. For a limited time, the publisher's bringing back the notorious Meatbeast only this time, it's new-and-improved. It can fly!
Sony Online Entertainment's Dave Georgeson has been a busy man with the alpha launch of EverQuest Next: Landmark and today's post detailing future updates for EverQuest II. In a nutshell, SOE plans to provide smaller, less-significant updates on a weekly basis and beefier, content rich updates every month. According to Georgeson, SOE is committed to this schedule and has every intention to honor it.
Sony Online Entertainment has announced that the highest level EverQuest II players will be able to take on the Sanctum of the Scaleborn as a Fabled dungeon beginning on Thursday, January 23rd. Players will be rewarded with "appropriate level loot" in addition to challenging themselves to epic battles of the highest caliber.
Sony Online Entertainment has sent notice to all players interested in a one-time free level 85 character in EverQuest 2. The event, Hero's Call, will end on Tuesday, October 15th so today is your last chance to score the free character.