EverQuest is a product and software classified as a Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG). The game was released on March 16, 1999, and is published by Daybreak Game Company, which is both a company and organization. EverQuest is available on multiple platforms, including Microsoft Windows, MacOS, and Macintosh operating systems.
The game's genre has competition, notably from World of Warcraft. Several key people contributed to EverQuest's development, including William Trost, Brad McQuaid, Steve Clover, Rosie Rappaport, and Jay Barbeau.