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You've already seen a number of the amazing player-designed creations in Landmark; come Spring, you will be able to own some as well! SOE has announced that Player Studio will be live in the sandbox game on or before May 1st, 2014. But the even bigger news is that Player Studio will expand internat...

April 2nd 2014 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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This past Sunday marked the 15th anniversary of EverQuest. Any way you look at it, 15 years is a long time, and few are the games that can make this claim to fame. Such an achievement is certainly worth a hullabaloo! Unless you've been hiding under a rock, you've witnessed a bit of this celebration...

March 20th 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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"While everyone was worrying about the world ending with Y2K in 1999," says SOE's latest press release, we were "creating a new world that forever changed the MMO and gaming industry with the introduction of EverQuest." Whether that change was good or bad is certainly debatable, but no one can den...

March 14th 2014 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Players in EverQuest have a limited-time opportunity to snag a free heroic character if they create one between March 12th and March 26th, SOE announced on the official forums. Unlike other characters, heroic characters start at level 85. They also get a full set of gear, a unique mount, and alter...

March 9th 2014 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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When an MMO has reached a certain age and dwindled to a certain player population, what do you do with it? Do you put it out to pasture, nurture it, or put it down? With some of our older graphical MMOs approaching their 20th anniversaries, the question of what studios should do with aging titles...

March 1st 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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The big changes to SOE's All Access plan will be held back two weeks while the studio finishes work on it, moving it from the beginning to the middle of April. "Looking like new membership plans will go live around 4/16 instead of 4/2," SOE President John Smedley wrote on Twitter yesterday. "Lots...

February 28th 2014 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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EverQuest's Choose My Adventure run is coming to a close, but not before we have one last CMA Live! Massively's MJ was instructed to check out the game's housing system and she did just that. Now you can come in and check it out with her. Join us live at 3:00 p.m. for a tour a few houses and to giv...

February 26th 2014 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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No matter how much I want to hang on, no one can manage to forever; this wild Choose My Adventure bronc is just about to buck me right off, freeing the saddle for yet another rider. But woooeee, what a ride we've had together! From the jailbreak of Gloomingdeep Mine to the infamous Battle of Big Ba...

February 26th 2014 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Like two-hour movie specials that end a favorite series or the final fireworks on the Fourth of July, wouldn't it be neat if everything in life had a grand finale? You know, something really special to wrap everything up neatly before you have to move on? Granted, grand finales are by their very na...

February 24th 2014 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Massively's MJ may not actually be a 50-foot Froglok atop Freeport, but that doesn't mean her EverQuest adventures in this next episode of CMA Live aren't larger than life! There are new lands to explore, and that means plenty of new trains to zone just waiting to happen. Want to see how this Shado...

February 20th 2014 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Another week, another wild Choose My Adventure ride through EverQuest. And this time, I have a better understanding of this beast I am riding and feel more confident and in control! Contrary to my experiences in newer games where things feel familiar from the outset, it has taken me a little longer...

February 19th 2014 at 2:00pm 0 Comments