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Celebrating its 20th anniversary, evergreen EverQuest leans into nostalgia

For many players, classic MMO is a blast from the past

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Landmark, the EverQuest Next spinoff MMO, is shutting down

Daybreak Game Company is shutting down its massively multiplayer online sandbox game, Landmark, next month, the company announced today. The game, which was once in development in tandem with E...

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EverQuest Next has been canceled

The next iteration of the EverQuest franchise, EverQuest Next, is no longer in development, Daybreak Game Company announced on its official site today. Daybreak president Russell Shanks said the...

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Layoffs hit former SOE studio Daybreak Game Company, includes EverQuest lead

The game developer formerly known as Sony Online Entertainment, the home of EverQuest, PlanetSide and H1Z1, is undergoing layoffs today, according to former employees of the studio. The recently...

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SOE introducing caves, underground tunnels to Landmark

Sony Online Emtertainment is introducing caves and underground tunnels to its building-and-crafting game Landmark, which is currently in closed beta. Caves will open up in the next few weeks,...

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How Landmark forced Sony Online to change its usual development model

Sony Online Entertainment's Landmark, née EverQuest Next Landmark, left its relatively brief alpha phase for a closed beta less than a month ago. Dave Georgeson, director of development on the E...

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EverQuest Next Landmark enters closed beta, changes name to Landmark

World-building game Landmark made the transition from alpha testing phase to closed beta today, developer Sony Online Entertainment announced, revealing that the game will now be known as just L...

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EverQuest Next will have PS4 social features, new content coming to EQ and EQ2

EverQuest Next, the upcoming third title in Sony Online Entertainment's MMO franchise, is definitely launching on PlayStation 4 in the future, developers confirmed with Polygon. According to...

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EverQuest Next's monetization model will be phased in during alpha testing

Sony Online Entertainment will gradually phase in EverQuest Next Landmark's microtransactions throughout the game's testing phases, taking cues from players regarding what should be changed,...

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Sony Online delays launch of All Access Pass by two weeks

Sony Online Entertainment now expects to roll out its All Access Pass on April 16, two weeks later than the original launch date of April 2, studio head John Smedley announced yesterday on Twitter. ...