Within the fictional storyline of the game, Zebuxoruk, an insane fallen god, is the only person who can aid players in preventing the destruction of Norrath by stopping the evil forces of Discord and repairing the damage done to The Void.
- Mercenaries: Players can now hire player-controlled mercenaries to quest with.
- Level cap increase to level 85.
- New high level item sets, new Alternate Advancement ability lines, new spells, and new skill caps.
- Over 20 new zones including Oceangreen, Bloody Kithicor, Field of Bone, Invasion of Earth, Kuua, and Discord.