The Everquest realm continues with the release of Sony Online Entertainments fantasy Real-Time Strategy game, LORDS OF EVERQUEST, now at U.S. and Canadian retail stores at a suggested retail price of $49.99.
"LORDS OF EVERQUEST has the deep storyline, exciting gameplay and vast armies that fans of the realtime strategy genre demand," said Michael Lustenberger, director of product marketing, SOE. "With our new SOEGames.net service, the game has just begun when the single-player missions are over, as gamers go online to dominate their opponents and decide who will be the new king of RTS."
Set in the rich fantasy universe of EverQuest, LORDS OF EVERQUEST features a deep and intricate plot centered around the fabled Lost Age, more than 75 hours of exciting single-player gameplay. With SOE's new SOEGames.net service, LORDS OF EVERQUEST offers free online multiplayer matches to a new audience.
Inspired by the world of online gaming phenomenon EVERQUEST LORDS OF EVERQUEST features an enthraling storyline drawing gamers to the land of Antonica as they control one of 15 lords and manage massive armies in their quest for domination. The RTS genre should enjoy hundreds of items, spells, the ability for all units in the game to gain experience and abilities and online multiplayer options (Internet connection required for online multiplayer game modes, online connection fees are the responsibility of the user) for up to 12 players per game via Sony Online's SOEGames.net service.
LORDS OF EVERQUEST challenges players to command armies comprised of humans, elves, dwarves, fiends and even drakes as they shape the past of the EVERQUEST universe in a beautiful game world filled with breathtaking environments. The game offers a Spell and Ability system with more than 125 unique properties and a custom 3D engine providing cutting-edge 3D graphics with more than three levels of zoom, 32-bit color and support for 1600x1200 resolution for incredible detail.
Developed and published by SOE, EVERQUEST launched in 1999 and has since become both a gaming and cultural phenomenon. SOE creates, develops and provides compelling entertainment for the personal computer, online, game console and wireless markets. Headquartered in San Diego, with additional development studios in Austin, and St. Louis, SOE has an array of cutting-edge online games in development. For more information, visit www.everquestonlineadventures.com.