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Lords of EverQuest (Windows)

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Lords of EverQuest is a real-time strategy game with role-playing elements. The game is set in the EverQuest universe and takes place ten thousand years before the events of the original EverQuest. Players can choose to control any of the three alliances, each composed of different races: Shadowrealm (dark elves, ogres, and the iksar); Dawn Brotherhood (humans, barbarians, and dwarves); and the Eldaar Alliance (high elves, wood elves, halflings and froglocks). The single-player mode offers three campaigns, one per alliance. Each alliance has its own motivations for war, and the three stories are intertwined.

Each alliance has five "lords" (equivalent to "heroes" in other strategy games), making a total of fifteen lords with different abilities. The player chooses one of these lords to help his units in battles. The lords greatly enhance the performance of friendly units and can also sabotage the enemy. The units consist of race-specific soldiers and can be selected before each mission; a certain number of them can be transferred to the next one. Both lords and units level up, learn new abilities and become stronger, in a RPG-like fashion.

Resource management plays a lesser role in the game than in most other games of its type. Only one type of resource (platinum) is available for mining.

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Alternate Titles

  • "王者:无尽的任务战略版" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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The Press Says

PC Action Dec 23, 2003 77 out of 100 77
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Dec 19, 2003 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2004 65 out of 100 65
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Jan, 2004 63 out of 100 63
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Joystick (French) Jan, 2004 6 out of 10 60
Strategy Informer Jan 07, 2004 6 out of 10 60
GameSpot Dec 04, 2003 5.5 out of 10 55
CanardPC Dec 17, 2003 3 out of 10 30
Super Play Jan, 2004 3 out of 10 30

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The Ring Hawk (654) added Lords of EverQuest (Windows) on Jul 24, 2004