There have been literally scores of threads on this..... https://forums.daybreakgames.com/eq...-exp-really-need-to-be-nerfed-so-hard.282582/ Yes, they wholesale reduced xp per kill. Even mobs in Blighfire give less xp per kill than previously. Less XP per kill, no matter how it is scored, is a NERF to leveling. Nerfed. Nerfed. Nerfed. Making things needlessly more difficult in legacy content... is a nerf to leveling. All the semantics argumanet in the world doesn't change the fact that it's a nerf.