Sony Online Entertainment has gone all-in with Valve's Steam service it appears, as EverQuest, the game that took the 3D fantasy MMORPG craze to a fever pitch, is now available for download as a free-to-play title. And, hey, every expansion pack other than the recently released Rain of Fear add-on is included in the base installation, too:
Welcome to EverQuest ® - the online game that started it all! No other MMO matches EverQuest's content that includes 18 expansions, plus the original base game. Now, in its unprecedented thirteenth year, EverQuest continues to add immersive gameplay, captivating storytelling and exciting worlds full of mystery and adventure.
EverQuest is Free to Play. Your Way.â„¢ Join a thriving community unlike any other online game, immerse yourself in hundreds of unique zones, battle thousands of creatures, and complete exciting quests. Group with friends and experience an online game the way it should be, epic and legendary.
â—¾ Experience 13 years of continuous development including 18 expansions of amazing content
â—¾ Build your character through 90 levels of power
â—¾ More than 500 zones to explore
â—¾ Choose from 16 unique races and 16 distinct classes
â—¾ Thousands of Alternate Abilities available to further customize your character
â—¾ More than 50,000 items to earn and collect
â—¾ Hire and control unique mercenaries to aid you in your heroic adventures
â—¾ A robust in-game marketplace containing potions, weapons, armor, and mounts
â—¾ Solo, Group and Raid across continents filled with perilous dungeons, eerie crypts, floating landscapes, and underwater adventures
â—¾ Participate in several seasonal and holiday events throughout the year