Fans of Norrath rejoice, as launch day for Everquest II's epic Halas Reborn patch is upon us. Despite the recent brouhaha regarding pricey virtual items, Sony Online Entertainment's fantasy standard-bearer is soldiering on (and dropping a ton of new content on its player base in the process). Check out all the links below to catch up with Massively's Halas-related coverage, and be sure to review the patch notes over at the official website.
|EQ2's newest raid zone
Icy Keep: Retribution is a mammoth four-group raid instance with several new challenges, including a deadly game of chess. Players will be helping the Frostfoot clan to gain entry to the keep, but that may be the beginning of the true danger -- Vrewwx, an ice dragon, has hatched and is waiting
|Halas update brings storyteller system
The system adds a tab to the quest journal user interface that consolidates the story of each major quest. Additionally, the Storylines tab will chronicle your position in EverQuest II's lengthy quest chains, provide clues to completion, and add a bit of narrative flavor to the long-running fantasy MMORPG