EverQuest is the massively multiplayer online game that started it all!

Now in its unprecedented thirteenth year, EverQuest continues to add immersive gameplay, captivating storytelling and exciting worlds to the EverQuest legacy.

Join us in Norrath and explore fantastic lands filled with amazing creatures. Complete exciting quests, earn wealth and honor and take the fight to all those who would stand in the way of your destiny.

Starting early March 2012, all of this epic content will become Free to Play. Your Way

You can read the producers letter here and the FAQ and free-to-play matrix here.

I noticed they are restricting some things in the free version which is understandable but restricting what type of mercenary your can have in the silver; (mid-tier) subscription is disappointing. Hopefully they’ll grandfather in some race/class combos for the veterans but I’m not holding my breath.