EverQuest Online Adventures takes place during the Age of Adventure; a time set approximately five centuries before the original EverQuest for the PC. Return to a time in Norraths past; when the city of Freeport was a new coalition of merchants and the elves have yet to abandon their ancient homeland completely. To the west; Antonius Bayle the second has recently been crowned ruler of Qeynos. In the eastern lands; the once great Eldarr Forest has all but disappeared its trees withering away as the once rich ground beneath it turns to desert sands.
To the far north on the frigid plains of Everfrost many of the nomadic barbarian tribes have put aside their differences and banded together for survival. The city of Halas stands as a new concept to these proud warriors opening communication and trade with other races for the first time in barbarian history. Fortunately the barbarians have found strong support in their endeavors especially from the dwarven