Everquest Landmark, the sandbox world that is all that remains of EQ Next, is closing down. This was announced on the Landmark blog here:

https://www.landmarkthegame.com/news...-landmark-2017

In other news, Turbine has passed off the management of LOTRO and DDO to indie company Standing Stone Games, read about it at the Escapist.

http://www.escapistmagazine.com/news...ng-Stone-Games