EverQuest 2 is “free” from August

Broadly speaking there are two types of MMO games, which require the payment of monthly fees (World of Warcraft for example) and so-called Free to Play, no monthly fees free titles to play with the possibility of micropayments to purchase items, extras, special missions etc.

Titles initially based MMO subscription model as LOTR Online or Dungeons & Dragons Online have switched to a free play and Sony Online has announced today EverQuest 2, after almost six years working on the network, will be a “free-to -play” right from August.

This free to play which will have the official name as “EverQuest II Extended” will be parallel to the paid version or subscription with certain limited functions and multiple payment options to access more levels, races, items, etc.

Everquest 2 Extended Online