Sony Online Entertainment today announced that EverQuest II is scheduled for a simultaneous release in North America and Europe on November 8, 2004.
“After more than four years in development, the wait for EverQuest II is almost over,” said John Smedley, president of Sony Online Entertainment. “We’ve invested heavily on development of the game to ensure that EverQuest II has the highest production values of any online game produced to date. We want to deliver a game to our players that will provide an experience like nothing they’ve ever seen.”
EverQuest II is a parallel online universe to the hugely successful gaming phenomenon EverQuest. Featuring breathtaking graphics and a vast, beautiful game world to explore, EverQuest II sets new standards in graphical realism as players are immersed in the game’s epic storyline with thousands of other players online. Players will encounter more than 160 unique creatures as they journey across the majestic landscape of rolling hills, lush forests, and bustling cities. Thousands of new items, hundreds of magical new spells, and unlimited adventure await all who enter the world of EverQuest II. Choose from 16 races, 100 levels, and 48 classes; own apartments, homes, guild houses, and ships; and log information regarding quests, adventures, encounters, transactions, and more in your in-game journal.