New expansion includes content for all player levels, new playable race, new zones inspired by original EverQuest
Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) today announced that EverQuest II Echoes of Faydwer is shipping to retail stores in North America and available for purchase via digital download for a suggested retail price of $39.99 (requires EverQuest II base game to play). The retail version of the game is available for a suggested retail price of $39.99, and includes the base EverQuest II game, the Echoes of Faydwer expansion, and the two previously released expansions, Desert of Flames and Kingdom of Sky. EverQuest II: Echoes of Faydwer includes The Fae, an enchanted race of winged creatures dwell on the continent of Faydwer, in the arboreal city of Kelethin which is the new starting city being added to this latest chapter in the EQII saga. Echoes of Faydwer includes over 350 new quests, a new selection of profession hats, cloaks, armor, and new horse mounts available to players of all levels. EQII players will encounter over 40 new types of creatures to face, more than 20 new zones and adventure areas, and will be able to compete against other players for new PvP (Player vs. Player) rewards, plus all-new items, equipment, spells and tradeskill recipes. The Achievement system introduced in the Kingdom of Sky expansion has been enhanced to include additional sub-class abilities, allowing players to further customize their characters’ abilities.