TechStill Going Strong: 84 Original Characters Celebrate EverQuest's 25th Anniversary

Still Going Strong: 84 Original Characters Celebrate EverQuest’s 25th Anniversary

March 16, 2024⁢ 12:01 AM

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EverQuest ‍Celebrates 25 Years

As EverQuest reaches⁣ its 25th anniversary, Daybreak Game ⁢Company, the game’s owner, is commemorating this milestone with special gifts for its ​dedicated fans.

For a​ quarter of a century, players have immersed⁤ themselves in quests, achievements, missions, crafting, exploration, and ⁢countless adventures in the world of Norrath.

Since its launch ⁤on March 16, 1999, a remarkable 9,132 days​ have passed. The player Kiith holds the record for the ⁤longest time played, logging 8,331 days. Collectively, over 5,144 centuries of gameplay have been enjoyed. ‌The character Fippy has ‍met their end 2,630,016 times. Currently, ⁣there are around 9.32 ⁢million characters across 24 active servers‍ in EverQuest.

Remarkably, there are still 84 characters created on the game’s‍ launch day‍ who are actively playing.‌ EverQuest⁢ boasts ‍439,354 non-player characters, 880 zones,⁤ and ⁢a whopping 167,491 unique‌ items.

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To enhance the​ anniversary celebrations,⁣ all⁤ players will receive a 50% experience ⁤boost​ until‍ April 1, ‍2024, along with a Royal Silver Crown ​for each character until April 20, 2024.

Exclusive rewards await All-Access Members, such as a Darkpaw Torch Ornament, a Level 100 Heroic Character, a‌ Goblet of Adventure II, ⁢and more. These ​rewards are available until April 20, 2024.

This year, players can look forward to new quests and missions that will challenge their skills and immerse ⁤them in thrilling adventures within the game world.

For high-level adventurers, unique quests such​ as those offered ‍by Sailor Twift ‌and Maitreya⁤ in the Plane of Knowledge will provide exciting opportunities to test ⁢their⁣ abilities and explore new facets of the game.

Experience the nostalgia​ and excitement of EverQuest’s 25th anniversary as the game continues to evolve and offer engaging content for veteran and new⁤ players alike.

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