Kiranos, the Druid/Fury (EQ/EQ2)

Everquest Kiranos, Druid, Tunare Server Finding Everquest I starting playing EQ not long before the Luclin expansion launched. I don’t remember exactly when I became aware of the game, but I know when I first played it — at a LAN party at my buddy’s house. I was in high school, and had no money, …

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Vainamoinen, the Paladin (EQ2)

Vainamoinen, Paladin, Najena/Unrest server Thundering Steppes My wife and I had been questing quite a bit in Antonica and believed that this was the extent of the world in EQ2. We had received a quest in Thundering Steppes and believed that this was the area around the Thundering Steppes Griffon Tower. When we did eventually …

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Renataki, the Illusionist (EQ2)

Renataki, Coercer, Najena/Unrest server Neriak I just found the city beautiful. A very faithful recreation of the original, but with updated graphics. Also, it was all one zone, compared to Freeport and Qeynos. Commonlands (see image above) I started my leveling process in Commonlands. My first groups were there and I mastered Charm in that zone. …

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Naieni, the Druid (EQ/EQ2)

Everquest Naienia, Druid, Vazaelle Server Rivervale I always run into Nillipus in the back by the garden. Greater Faydark Greater Faydark and the city in the trees. I have heard many stories about drunken races up there. Everquest II Naieni, Fury, Steamfont/Oasis Server Fallen Gate Husband and I started on Launch Day. Right after that, …

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Karudan, the Berserker (EQ/EQ2)

Karudan, Berzerker, Kithikor/Butcherblock server Memorable Stories (EQ) Lesser Faydark First time that I ever decided to just walk and explore I ended up in LFay, completely lost. It was dark and something started attacking me, I still don’t know what. I never made my way back to that place…. The Great Divide I spent a …

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Grys, the Unknown (EQ/EQ2)

Everquest Stories Blackburrow The trains! The hole in the tree! The bridge in the lower levels. Losing corpses in the underground lake! Splitpaw The first “dungeon”. Many deaths. Trains. Ocean of Tears (first crossing) The mobs. The named. The adventure of crossing an actual ocean! Exploring islands. Gornit, Allizewsaur, Ancient Cyclops. Qeynos Home City. Started …

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Cochy, the Assassin (EQ2)

Cochy, Assassin, Butcherblock/Nektulos/Unrest Server Permafrost (see image above) First contested I ever killed was Vision of Vox. Thundering Steppes The Thundering Steps were the great unknown to a new character who was stuck killing scarecrows in Antonica. I wanted to get to TS and when I finally got there it just seemed huge with mobs that conned …

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