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Everquest 2 The Children of War update released

On June 1, 2011 by Aaron Meehan

Yesterday saw the release of update 60/The Children of War for the long running mmo Everquest 2. The expansion continuing the Age’s End Prophecy storyline first introduced to players in the Everquest 2: Destiny of Velious (DOV) expansion pack.

So without delay here are the main points of the update:

  • PvP & Battlegrounds improvements, including but not limited to:
    • Lobby system so players can hang together between matches with PvP merchants available locally
    • New Velious battleground map (“The Frozen Tundra”)
    • New Battleground game type (“Vanquish!”)
    • PvP and Battlegrounds rule modifications for better balance and fun
    • Fame system improvements
    • New Velious Discord faction to purchase new PvP equipment and adornments
    • Additional new PvP armor and adornments
  • Itemization:
    • New Adornments interface to make this system easier to understand
    • Continued honing of the itemization system
  • Drunder*
    • Three new heroic dungeons:
      • Confront Warmaster Grolla Skullwielder in the Spire of Rage
      • Challenge Warmaster Korok Hai in the Strategist’s Stronghold
      • Battle Warmaster Deynka Packlasher in the Tower of Tactics
    • One new x2 raid – Citadel of V’uul
      • Defeat Queen Vorticia V’uul in the Citadel of V’uul
    • Three new x4 raids [all available in Normal and Challenge modes]:
      • Encounter Sullon Zek in Sullon’s Spire
      • Test your strength against Tallon Zek in Tallon’s Stronghold
      • Prove yourself against Vallon Zek in Vallon’s Tower
  • Additional Content:
    • Visit Whipmaster Snargeant in the Fortress of Drunder to assist with new daily missions within Drunder
    • Speak to Provocateur Bas Darkfrost at Thurgadin Docks to earn Primal Velium Shards through a new solo quest
    • Two new heritage quests
    • Additional signature quest line
    • New tradeskill quests and recipes
    • New adornments interface
    • Ratonga players will find Qeynos has become more accepting of their presence
    • And Coming Soon: Help build the wizard and druid transportation network in Velious

    * Drunder is content is locked to DoV expansion owners only. All other GU content affects all players.

    Author: Aaron Meehan

    Hi, I’m the creator of SG Gaming Info. When I’m not working on my writing or creating content for this site’s YouTube channel, I like to relax and enjoy character driven story games.

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