EverQuest's Switch to Free-to-Play a Success, "A Living Legend" Trailer

19 Apr 2012

It seems that even long-running MMORPGs can benefit from a switch to a free-to-play business model, as indicated by this report on Gamasutra revealing that the original EverQuest has seen a 150% increase in player activity, a 350% increase in player registrations, and a 125% increase in in-game item purchases since moving to F2P. And since they're no doubt in a celebratory mood, SOE has released a new "A Living Legacy" trailer that floods my mind with great memories:


If nothing else, that trailer showcases the power of a great theme song.