Currently there are 125 levels. This will be broken into Four parts, 1-35, 36-70, 71 and up, and Alternate Advancement. This site will be updated and information will be pulled from multiple sources to help make your EQ life easier.

Early levels

Mid levels

71 and beyond

Alternate Advancement


You can also upgrade your character to a level 85 heroic character: https://www.everquest.com/news/heroic-character-faq

Level 1
Welcome to EverQuest!
You can get yourself a mercenary for free to help in your leveling.
/autoskill allows you to toggle combat skills to automatically active while attacking (formerly unlocked at 61).

Level 5
Unlocked AA: Origin. This ability, when activated, transports you back to your starting city. You can check your origin location using the command /charinfo. Refresh time: 18 mn.

Level 6
You start losing a small fraction of your experience whenever you die.

Level 10
You are now able to begin the new player armor and weapon quests. Speak with Castlen and Barrenzin or V`Lynn Renloe in the Plane of Knowledge to begin. One additional quest will become available to you at each level past level 10, so be sure to check back with these NPCs as you continue to gain experience.

Level 15
Unlocked Quest: Adventurer's Stone

Level 16
Unlocked: Spell Research (caster and melee classes only, others will at 25)

Level 20
The /surname command now allows you to set your last name (once a week)
Unlocked: Hotzones tasks
Unlocked: Lost Dungeons of Norrath adventures

Level 25
Unlocked: Spell Research (priest and hybrid classes, others were at 16)
Unlocked: Alchemy (shamans only)

Level 40
Unlocked zones: The Howling Stones (Charasis), Old Sebilis

Level 46
You may now zone from Skyshrine to Cobalt Scar without a key

Level 51
Unlocked: Alternative Advancement (AA) abilities. Type V to open the AA window. If you have a gold account, you may choose to have many AA abilities automatically granted to you as you gain levels if you select the Auto-Grant Enable checkbox in this window.

Level 55
Unlocked AA: Archetype tab
Unlocked Zones (Kunark): Veeshan's Peak
Unlocked Zones (Velious): Kerafyrm's Lair (Sleeper's Tomb)
Unlocked Zones (Luclin): Vex Thal, Locked areas of Ssraeshza Temple
Unlocked Zones (PoP): Plane of Storms, Plane of Torment, Plane of Valor, Ruins of Lxanvom (Crypt of Decay)

Level 57
Unlocked Zones (PoP): Torden, the Bastion of Thunder, Halls of Honor, Temple of Marr, Solusek Ro's Tower, Drunder, Fortress of Zek (Plane of Tactics)

Level 59
Unlocked AA: Class tab

Level 60
Unlocked Zones (PoP): Eryslai, the Kingdom of Wind, Vegarlson, the Earthen Badlands, Doomfire, the Burning Lands, Reef of Coirnav
Unlocked Zones (GoD): Kod'Taz, Broken Trial Grounds, Ikkinz, Uqua, the Ocean God Chantry, Yxtta, Pulpit of Exiles

Level 62
Unlocked Zones (PoP): Plane of Time
Unlocked Zones (GoD): Inktu`Ta, the Unmasked Chapel, Qvic, Prayer Grounds of Calling

Level 65
Unlocked Zones (GoD): Txevu, Lair of the Elite, Tacvi, Seat of the Slaver

Level 68
Unlocked Zones (OoW): Asylum of Anguish
Unlocked Zones (PoR): Theater of Blood

Level 69
Unlocked Zones (OoW): Riftseekers' Sanctum

Level 70
Unlocked Zones (OoW): Dreadspire Keep, Demi-Plane of Blood

Level 71
There are now Rank II (group) and Rank III (raid) spell scrolls to make your spells even more powerful.

Level 75
Be sure to do the Into the Temple (A) (Quellious' Request) and Seal of Approval tasks for some fast, easy (non-combat) major xp! (almost 1 level worth)

Level 85
Unlocked: Overseer

Level 100
Starting level for Heroic characters.

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