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Sony Online Entertainment reportedly bought a "three-page advertising spread" for EverQuest in this month's issue of PC Gamer magazine. The massive ad promotes the Living Legacy campaign -- an initiative that allows former EQ and EverQuest II subscribers to play for free until the end of July.In tw...

June 23rd 2008 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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Sony Online Entertainment's Living Legacy promotion has reportedly become their most successful win-back campaign to date, doubling those efforts from other reactivation promotions. This hasn't come without controversy though. In a recent interview at Allakhazam, SOE's Torrie Dorrell explains some...

June 23rd 2008 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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Were you a EverQuest or EverQuest II player who has returned because of this summer's Living Legacy promotion? You're not alone. From all we've heard, and all we've seen in game, people are coming back in droves. If you've come back, how are you liking it? The EverQuest II forums are full of storie...

June 22nd 2008 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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It's a dark time in EverQuest. Meldrath, the evil gnome necromancer harrying Faydwer with the mecha-monstrosities, has seen the summer celebrations bring joy to the land, and he is not happy. To prevent Meldrath from breaking out of his mecha-castle and taking over all of Norrath with his numberless...

June 22nd 2008 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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The tempest is gathering. Runnyeye, a storied dungeon since the days of the original EverQuest, is now a more dangerous locale. EverQuest 2 Game Update 46 is now live on the game servers, and we have some new media to go along with it. We've been previewing this content for some time now. You might...

June 17th 2008 at 12:15pm 0 Comments
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Massively Speaking Episode 9 runs down news and features from Massively.com for the week of June 2nd - June 10th. WoW Insider superstars Elizabeth Harper and the irrepressible Turpster join Shawn and Michael for wide-ranging show. Getting away from the very focused discussions we've had the last few...

June 13th 2008 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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The next set of Legends of Norrath cards is slated to release just next week. Oathbreaker will be the final set in the 'first block' or 'year one' of the SOE-Denver production. To get some information on Oathbreaker, new raids, and future plans, we sat down to talk with Kyle Heuer, Associate Produce...

June 12th 2008 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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The Ancient Gaming Noob is stirring up the crack pots in this excellent post questioning whether or not a New World Order is taking shape over at Sony Online Entertainment. Why would he think that? Well all the ballyhoo surrounding the Living Legacy promotion of course. In an unprecedented move SOE...

June 8th 2008 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Massively goes to WAR: Every Warhammer class explainedThe morning was quickly running out, and to compensate for the sheer amount of information we needed to pile through our demonstrators went into overdrive. For roughly an hour we moved quickly from class t...

June 8th 2008 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Long-time players of Sony Online Entertainment's EverQuest will likely recall the name Loral Ciriclight. A fixture in the EQ community, he's written for years about the game at the Mobhunter site. Of late, the site has been dark. The Evil Agendas have been kept in the drawer, the thoughts on expansi...

June 8th 2008 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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SOE's new Living Legacy event seeks to lure people back to their two main EverQuest games (EverQuest Online Adventures for the PS2 and EverQuest Macintosh Edition get no love here) by using shiny new armors and abilities and super-fast leveling. Both EverQuest and EverQuest II have changed in so man...

June 5th 2008 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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The word on the blogosphere right now is that current subscribers are not happy with Sony Online Entertainment's Living Legacy marketing campaign. While former subscribers and trial account users are getting many perks to come back to EverQuest, many current subscribers are feeling a bit snubbed.Li...

June 5th 2008 at 8:00am 0 Comments