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EverQuest II
Update Notes: Tuesday June 11, 2019

ZONES / POPULATION
Rivervale
  • The Overfiend will now spawn on a separate timer than his placeholders and will spawn less often.
LIVE EVENTS
  • Clam Shell Game - Players may now be given more than one "Oceansfull Wise Othmir Illusion" or "Oceansfull Ulthork Bonepriest Illusion" at a time.
TRADESKILLS
  • Increased the chance to receive Planar Energy from harvest nodes.
ITEMS
  • The Potion of Amnesia is now Heirloom.
  • Black Enameled Bracers - Collectible is now spelled correctly.
  • The following Public Quest merchant items can once again be transmuted and salvaged:
Radiant Ring of Alliance, Sparkling Bracelet of Synergy, Gleaming Chain Greaves of Alliance, Gleaming Chain Shoulders of Alliance, Gleaming Chain Bracers of Alliance, Gleaming Cloth Pants of Alliance, Gleaming Cloth Mantle of Alliance, Gleaming Cloth Cuffs of Alliance, Gleaming Leather Bracers of Alliance, Gleaming Leather Breeches of Alliance, Gleaming Leather Sleeves of Alliance, Gleaming Hide Cuffs of Alliance, Gleaming Plate Bracers of Alliance, Gleaming Plate Greaves of Alliance, Gleaming Plate Spaulders of Alliance, Gleaming Plate Vambraces of Alliance, Sparkling Chain Boots of Synergy, Sparkling Chain Coif of Synergy, Sparkling Cloth Boots of Synergy, Sparkling Hood of Synergy, Sparkling Hide Boots of Synergy, Sparkling Hide Cap of Synergy, Sparkling Plate Sabatons of Synergy, Sparkling Plate Helmet of Synergy, Gleaming Sword of Alliance, Gleaming Dagger of Alliance, Gleaming Hammer of Alliance, Radiant Sword of Alliance, Radiant Dagger of Alliance, Radiant Mace of Alliance, Gleaming Sash of Alliance, Gleaming Ring of Alliance, Gleaming Horn of Alliance, Radiant Symbol of Alliance, Radiant Belt of Alliance.

 

EverQuest II
Dive On In... Oceansfull Festival is Back!

For generations, the othmir have been giving thanks to Prexus at during the early summer months each year for all he provides, above and beneath the waves. It is a celebration of all things Prexus, ocean, and sailing. Although this began as an othmir celebration, pirates, sailors, fishermen, and other ocean-folk have caught on quickly, joining in the reverie and praising the Ocean Lord. Now, they have opened the celebration to all of Norrath and anyone who may want to join in on the festivities!

From Thursday, June 6, 2018 at 12:01 AM until Tuesday, June 18, 2018 at 11:59 PM, you'll be able to join the othmir in celebration!

Here's a rundown of the fun you'll get to have and the rewards you'll get to earn, but remember, there's nothing like experiencing the event yourself!

Where to Celebrate:
Where there's water, there's fun to be had! You can partake in Oceansfull in the following areas:

  • Great Divide
  • Eastern Wastes
  • The Commonlands
  • Antonica
  • Timorous Deep
  • Greater Faydark
  • Kylong Plains
  • Moors of Ykesha
  • Tranquil Sea
  • Phantom Sea
  • Obulus Frontier

Quests:
Threats can be washed ashore, just as blessings can. Kippy in Greater Faydark and Binn in the Commonlands are looking for brave adventurers to help them with these quests:

  • Shell or High Water
  • Beach Party Brawl

Clam Shell Hunt:
Find clam shells off shore in any of the areas where Oceansfull is being celebrated and open them up for rewards! You never know what you may find when you pry open a gift from Prexus. (More details below)

Achievements:
Open up enough clam shells and earn a title!

  • Shell Raiser

Rewards:
There are a number of new ocean-themed items that you may receive during the festival by opening clam shells in including:

  • Moving Water Spray building block recipe book
  • Oceanic decorations for your house
  • A variety of plushies
  • Aquatic illusions
  • Sea-themed equipment
  • And more!

Collections:
Complete this event collection and you'll be handsomely rewarded!

  • Sacraments of the Deep

TLE Servers:

  • No participation on Kaladim.

Want to learn more about the events and rewards available this Oceansfull? Take a look at some of the helpful guides available from these fabulous Fansites:

EverQuest II
Update Notes: Tuesday June 4, 2019

ZONES / POPULATION
Castle Mischief

  • Corrected an issue that could sometimes get the last boss in a state where he could not be engaged.

ITEMS

  • The Crafted Celestial Weapons castable effects "Attunement to Air", "Attunement to Earth", and "Attunement to Fire" will now show in both the caster's beneficial and target's beneficial windows.
  • Corrected an issue that would cause the "Attunement" effects on the celestial crafted weapons to cancel randomly. This effect can no longer be cast on someone who is already affected by one of these effects. This effect will now persist through death but will not persist through zoning.
  • The flags from the "Attunement" effects on the celestial crafted weapons have been added to the 7/7 black rune set bonus. This only applies to the wearer and cannot be given to another player.

EverQuest II
Update Notes: Thursday May 30, 2019

ZONES AND POPULATION

Outpost of the Overlord

  • The Freeportian Brawler's Wraps rewarded from "The Final Assault" quest should now be usable by beastlords.

Eryslai: The Aether Vale [Raid/Mythic Raid]

  • Xegony should once again enter her fight area during her encounter once engaged.

Doomfire: The Molten Caldera [Raid/Mythic Raid]

  • Corrected an issue with "Flash Fire" that could severely lag the zone when it was cast by either of the two Chancellors.

Vegarlson: Upheaval [Raid/Mythic Raid]

  • Tantisala Jaggedtooth's "Surge: Toothy Grin" spell should no longer grow at such an exponential rate.
  • "Failed Mastication" has been reduced in knockback distance.

Ragrax. the Sepulcher of the Twelve [Raid]

  • The amount of power drained by "Surge: Rathe's Wrath" has been significantly reduced.
  • Smooth pledge stones should now more reliably cure both Earth God's Pledge and Blind's Eye curses regardless of which version of the encounter is activated.


QUESTS

Fanged Fist Wraps

  • The Fanged Fist Wraps are rewarded upon quest completion, once again.

Broken Bones

  • The Nechronosync will state it can only be used within Lyceum of the Recondite if attempting to use it in the solo or challenge versions of the zone.


PUBLIC QUESTS

Detroxxulous, the Plaguelands

  • Grymcyst will knock players into the air less often at a reduced area of effect.

Eryslai, the Kingdom of Wind

  • Wizziwix will knock players into the air less often at a reduced area of effect.


ITEMS

  • The Flame-Branded Steed from the Year of EverQuest Webpack can now be converted into the house item plushie version.
  • New loot drops have been added to level 50+ Faroth Mal and Commander Spliteye.
  • Corrected an issue that prevented the Flame-Branded Steed from being used as an appearance mount.

EverQuest
Memorial Weekend!

 

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Hail, Norrathians!

This upcoming Memorial Day in the United States is a time for us to remember that many of our players – from all across the globe – have loved ones and friends who have served their countries and given the ultimate sacrifice. We are a fantasy game thoroughly not set in this real world, but we are also a community of real friendships that extend well beyond Norrath. We wanted to take a moment to remember, pay tribute, and offer an opportunity for all of us to come together this weekend.

This weekend, we will be commemorating Memorial Day with in-game bonuses. Take advantage of these bonuses on all servers:

  • +50% Experience
  • +50% Faction
  • +50% Rares

We will also enable a 20% off sale for all Members in the marketplace. We wish you all a safe and happy weekend!



The bonus weekend will begin at 12PM PT on Friday, May 24, 2019, and will end at 12PM PT on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.

EverQuest II
Update Notes: Tuesday April 30, 2019

ZONES/POPULATION
Sundered Splitpaw

  • Barrel runners in the Faroth Mal encounter should more reliably destroy destructible walls.
  • Armor inducers in the Faroth Mal encounter can no longer be pulled through destructible walls before they have been destroyed.
  • Icon's in the Skoam Anvilpaw encounter should no longer become stuck as unable to be interacted with during the encounter.


Ragrax, Sepulcher of the Twelve [Raid]

  • Favored Neglect has had some time added to it before it starts its damage once it is applied to more allow for reaction.


QUESTS

  • A Missing Mask - Swine Lord will now spawn in every fresh instance of Nektropos Castle


ITEMS

  • Corrected a bug that prevented the following wands from being used without ammo. Celestial Glowing Black Stone, Gritwitch Wand of Waggling, Itty Bitty's Tibia Wand, Pickclaw Skinpeeler's Skin Peeler, Scintillating Golden Wand, Shiny Boombottom Patron's Wand

There's also a huge item update list over at: https://forums.daybreakgames.com/eq2/index.php?threads/update-notes-tuesday-april-30-2019.589547/#post-6552968

EverQuest II
Update Notes: Tuesday April 23, 2019

ZONES / POPULATION
Anchorage

  • Sprocket should now correctly charge 21 Anchorage chits for the Elysian Barding Recipes

Awuidor: The Adumbral Depths [Contested Raid]

  • The scavenging sirens should no longer be quite so elusive during the Kraken encounters.

Anchorage

  • Sprocket should now correctly charge 21 Anchorage chits for the Elysian Barding Recipes

Doomfire, the Burning Lands [Mission]

  • Removed a flecked mass from spawning inside of a rock.

Qeynos

  • The Qeynos Guard Merchant "Telgard" will once again allow those with the proper faction to purchase the ceremonial knight armor.


ITEMS

  • Akhevan Scythes of Servitude - Akhevan is now spelled correctly.
  • Gnomish Safety Hat: Restored safefall and removed all other stats.
  • Carved Freeport Door - The max stack number now matches other house items.
  • Rivervale Vine Knot Door - The max stack number now matches other house items.

The following items have had their appearances corrected to be valid appearances:

  • Enchanted Arcanist's Leggings of the Spellcaster
  • Enchanted Arcanist's Leggings of the Spellcaster of Butchery
  • Mage's Leggings
  • Mage's Woven Leggings
  • Mage's Woven Leggings of Butchery
  • Enchanted Arcanist's Woven Leggings
  • Arcanist's Leggings


QUESTS

  • A Chance For Redemption - Journal typos corrected.
  • Finding Dolas - Journal typos corrected.
  • More Ore of Yore - Deletion of quest will now remove "Tales of the Age of Enlightenment," "A History of the Age of Monuments," and "Tales of the Elder Age" from the player's inventory.
  • These Boots Were Made For... - Quest map icon for laying Hwal's grandfather's ghost to rest is now accurate.