Project 1999


» Navigation
» Log in
User Name:

Password:

Not a member yet?
Register Now!
» Online Users: 837
24 members and 813 guests
AgKnight, Blistig, bob_digi420, DeathsSilkyMist, Duik, eqtrader99, Gremmal, Gustoo, Ibleet, JLean420, Kanuven, Keebz, Kroshk, mobeater, Naethyn, numtik, Paubo, Pip-pygal, Rootatouille, Ruien, Toxigen, Vear99, Visceryn
Most users ever online was 34,097, 06-30-2021 at 03:41 PM.
» Welcome
Relive the Classic Everquest Experience as it was from 1999 to 2001. Project 1999 is a free to play Classic Everquest Server, unaffiliated with Daybreak Game Company but operating under legal permission. Our goal is to restore the magic and difficulty of the original Everquest game, including the mechanics, interface, and challenges of Original Content, Kunark, and Velious. Project 1999 is the most popular and most accurate reincarnation of Old School Everquest.

Looking to Play Project 1999? Check out our Setup Guide. Looking for the latest Patch Files? Get them here: Project 1999 Patch Files (V57).
Independence Day 2024 Bonuses!
Jul 03, 2024 - 8:59 PM - by Medris
A 50% Experience, Loot and Faction bonus has been enabled for Independence Day weekend on all P99 servers!

Happy Independence Day, for those of you who celebrate! And Happy Experience, Loot, and Faction weekend to those of you who do not!

- The P99 Staff
11 Replies | 2,689 Views
Memorial Day Weekend 2024!
May 24, 2024 - 8:01 PM - by Medris
A 50% XP Bonus and 50% Loot Bonus has been enabled until Tuesday for the Memorial Day Weekend.

Happy Hunting!

- The P99 Staff
5 Replies | 5,242 Views
Item Reimbursement Delays
May 16, 2024 - 8:36 PM - by Blistig
Hello friends,

Many of you have inquired about the status of your pending item reimbursements. Unfortunately, we are currently eight months behind on completed reimbursements.

The process for completing a reimbursement is extremely tedious, time-consuming, and mentally taxing. While an entry-level Guide is able to set up a reimbursement, only a GM is able to finalize the reimbursement and summon the item back onto a character. Our two active GM's are slammed with their real life jobs and adult responsibilities, and when they are finally able to squeeze out some free time to help on P99, there's about a thousand other GM-specific needs that require their attention. Reimbursement types are not distinguished either, someone who requests their 5 Spider Silks and another player who wants their Warrior Epic back hold the same priority. I will explain the exact process for processing reimbursements in greater detail below.

This bottleneck is well known to CSR and we're looking at ways to alleviate it. Part of that is something the players can help with. Two things in particular, first, when submitting a reimbursement request in the future consider the following:
  • How easily could I reacquire this item(s)?
  • How valuable or rare is this item(s)?
  • Was this a server glitch or a mistake I made?

Second: Read. The. Quest. More than once! This will prevent 98% of quest failures. There are loads of online resources for double checking quest steps alongside fellow players who have completed the quest before.

If you feel your reimbursement request is appropriate, this is the process for staff to resummon your item(s):

Quote:
Generally a Guide will investigate by looking through logs to verify all claims. Did what the player stated happened, actually happen? If so, does that it falls within our reimbursement policies. If it does, the Guide will format the post with information like server, account #, char #, item #, a link to the trade logs, etc.

Once that’s done, someone with GM access will double check to make sure all the information is there and the reimbursement policies are adhered to. If those boxes are not checked, the GM will request that information and move on. If it's all there, a GM logs into the game with the reimbursement threads up on a second monitor, and P99 on their primary. If the character is offline, the GM will log onto the character (loading screen), complete the item summon, then swap back to their GM toon (loading screen). To summon an item, they manually search for the item #, then type out a #restore command which includes the account and/or character #, the quantity, and item #. Then, they respond to the reimbursement post, update the CSR logs, create a GM item summon log, and close the post player's initial forum post.

That’s for one item. For one player. About half of our reimbursements have multiple items. As I write this post, there are 503 reimbursements in the queue.
We hope this alleviates any confusion and frustration regarding our long item reimbursement queue. We very much appreciate your continued patience and understanding and hope we can implement changes on our end to expedite the process.

Best of luck, and happy hunting!

Senior Guide Blistig
0 Replies | 3,480 Views
» Server Status
Green
Status:
Players:
UP
460
 

Blue
Status:
Players:
UP
288
 

Red
Status:
Players:
UP
21
 

Total Players: 769 
» Donate
» Discord
» Facebook
» Stats
Members: 204,186
Threads: 363,326
Posts: 3,342,198
Top Poster: Swish (19,367)
Welcome to our newest member, kubet77company
» Current Poll
When was your first experience with Everquest?
Pre-Kunark (March 1999-April 2000) - 51.27%
4,623 Votes
Kunark (April 2000-December 2000) - 25.29%
2,280 Votes
Velious (December 2000-December 2001) - 10.07%
908 Votes
Luclin or later (December 2001-Present) - 7.57%
683 Votes
Never played Everquest on live. Project 1999 is your first experience. - 5.80%
523 Votes
Total Votes: 9,017
You may not vote on this poll.
» Recent Threads
Best 4 person all...
08-18-2022 10:33 AM
Last post by Vear99
Today 11:15 AM
5,583 Replies, 419,536 Views
WTS: Zlandi Talisman,...
Today 10:54 AM
by zimmel
Last post by zimmel
Today 10:54 AM
0 Replies, 1 Views
Is Red fun?
Yesterday 11:38 AM
Last post by Duik
Today 10:39 AM
6 Replies, 199 Views
Everquest (No Expansions)
05-27-2024 11:10 AM
by qombi
Last post by cd288
Today 10:24 AM
28 Replies, 2,723 Views
Are you red nerds...
03-12-2024 01:42 AM
by Mead
Last post by Yumyums Inmahtumtums
Today 10:23 AM
4 Replies, 2,953 Views
Is it against the law...
07-11-2024 04:33 PM
by Wakanda
Last post by cd288
Today 10:23 AM
32 Replies, 1,410 Views
Perma-AFK people in...
05-08-2024 03:32 PM
Last post by cd288
Today 10:19 AM
36 Replies, 5,489 Views
Eliminate MQ
05-06-2024 08:19 AM
Last post by cd288
Today 10:18 AM
34 Replies, 3,004 Views
GCD clicky for Solo...
07-15-2024 10:39 PM
by Balimon
Last post by sajbert
Today 08:40 AM
12 Replies, 443 Views
Requesting Pro Ench...
07-14-2024 12:09 PM
Last post by Toxigen
Today 07:13 AM
26 Replies, 856 Views

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:22 AM.
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS


Everquest is a registered trademark of Daybreak Game Company LLC.
Project 1999 is not associated or affiliated in any way with Daybreak Game Company LLC.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.