Archive | April, 2014
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Locked in – May 7th for Patch 2.7

We’ve been getting teasers by Daglar over the past few weeks – first that a June prediction was way off, then that it would hit in the ‘early May’ and finally that it would hit in the first week of May – but not set in stone. Now with an official front page announcement on […]

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Daglar announces 2.7 Soul Pack Cost!

Daglar has announced the 2.7 Soul Pack Cost in a thread on the Rift Forums. 2.7 Soul Pack Cost 4500 credits patron. 5000 credits non patron. Originally Posted by DAGLAR on 30th APRIL 2014 REX (Rift Exchange) provides you with 1,250 Credits. So that’s effectively 4x REX for those looking to buy the soul packs […]

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RIFT 2.6 Hotfix #18

Trion has updated RIFT with RIFT 2.6 Hotfix #18 at 7:30AM PDT on 30th April 2014 (NA) and 1:00AM GMT on 1st May 2014 (EU). Summary: Unstable Artifact Thieves net catchers now work better so you don’t miss all the time. The thieves themselves should no longer be unreachable. Quietened the idle noise of Mechanical […]

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Additional UI improvements for 2.7

On top of the various UI improvements that have already been mentioned in our 3.3GB PTS Update (non-datamine version) article, Senior UI Artist Gingers has included a few other UI improvements: World Event UI will have a shortcut that will take you directly to related achievements in the Achievement Window. The World Event Tracker will […]

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Zone Event Ideas – 3.0

MikeD has made a post on the Rift Forums revealing that the Trion team has been experimenting with “more aggressive and intense zone events in 3.0” and that these types of events will likely end up in the old world zones as well. We’ve seen Trion introduce more interesting invasion mobs in the Dendrome (life […]

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Speculation: Mage Tank Gear

It’s speculation time! Topic at hand: Patch 2.7 launch and the effect of the new Mage Tank soul, Arbiter to the Rift economy via crafting. Potential profit stocking up craft mats that Mage Tank crafted gear would require (if they become available). If you’re planning on selling Coruscating Ethereal Shards, Infinity Cauldrons or Dreaming Stars […]

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Mayhem in Mathosia ends in 24hrs

Just a quick reminder that Mayhem in Mathosia: Gloamwood & Stonefield ends in 24hrs on 29th April 2014 at 3:30PM Server Time (NA | EU). If you haven’t already done so, pick up the 700 kill quest from the Planar Challenger NPC in either Sanctum or Meridian. There’s also an achieve to earn with title: […]

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3.3GB PTS Datamining by TehFrank

The PTS was recently updated with a 3.3GB update. Most of the additions are 3.0 content that is currently inaccessible to players. You can check our article on all the new additions to the PTS that are accessible to us here. TehFrank on the Rift Forums has datamined the most recent patch and we’ve pulled […]

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The Lost Nug – Final Contest Winners

Congratulations to IonCannon@Deepwood for winning 1st prize and Dunced@Typhiria for winning the 2nd prize draw for the final “The Lost Nug” contest! The winners have both won a copy of the 2.7 Soul Pack! These will be gifted to you when the soul packs come up on Live shards (with Patch 2.7 on 7th May). […]

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3.3GB PTS Update (April 2014)

A huge 3.3GB update was put on the PTS today, although most are inaccessible 3.0 Content data. However, a few things of note: Some 3.0 Teasers. Lots of UI Improvements slated for 2.7 are up on the PTS now. New Referral Rewards + Ascend-a-Friend. New Runic Athenaeum quests.

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