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RIFT 2.7 Hotfix #9

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Trion is updating RIFT with RIFT 2.7 Hotfix #9 at 7:30AM PDT on 18th June 2014 (NA) and 1AM GMT on 19th June 2014 (EU).

Summary:

  • Defiance Season 2 Promo – Defiance (Join TV Show/Trion Game) Season 2 has begun and in celebration, RIFT will have a new Radiant Hellbug Mount, a new Hellbug Combat Pet Skin on the store and more!
  • Battle Dyes available in Rift Store that allows you to temporarily dye your armor in PvP and Conquest.
  • Class Changes – Cleric Cabalist; Mage Arbiter, Elementalist; Rogue Physician, Ranger, Riftstalker; Warrior Tempest, Void Knight changes.
  • Daily Random Expert Dungeon Rewards now also rewards 25 Fragments of the Ward (Tier 3 Raid currency).
  • Bindings of Blood: Laethys fixes and improvements.
  • Conquest: Steppes of Infinity changes:
    • Turning in a stone or Dream Generator grants 500 Conquest Power to you and up to 30 allies around you.
    • Point requirement dropped from 10,000 to 5,000.
    • Team score reductions (such as from fully upgrading a Dream Generator) now only reduces the lead or tied for lead teams’ points if you are on a different team.

 

RIFT 2.7 Hot Fix #9 – 06/18/14

== PROMOTIONS ==

DEFIANCE SEASON 2!
In celebration of season 2 of Defiance, we’re now offering a new Radiant Hellbug mount and Hellbug combat pet skin on the Store!

GENERAL
* When a player goes link dead, all group or raid members will now receive a chat message that they have gone link dead, along with the currently residing effect of their name turning gray.
* Guilds that have changed their name can now be searched for in the Guild Finder window by their new name, so players no longer have to search for the guild by their old name only to see the new name in the window.
* Fixed a server disconnect that happened when playing the intro movie from character selection.

RIFT STORE AND SERVICES
* Battle Dyes are now available in the Store under the PVP Category! They can be applied in Conquest and Warfront matches to temporarily dye all of your armor.
* New custom player portraits are now available. A bundle including all 3 is also available for a limited time!

UI AND SETTINGS
* Debuffs that are not cleansable should always have a red border now. In addition, the priority given to cleansable vs non-cleansable debuffs on raid frames now works better.

ZONES

MORBAN
* Mayor Fottal Gulanto III no longer drops currency.

CLASSES

CLERIC

CABALIST
* Howling Death: Now grants immunity to Debilitate instead of Silence.

MAGE

ARBITER
Icy Blast: Fixed an issue where the non-max rank Icy Blast was centering the AOE around the caster instead of the target.

ELEMENTALIST
* Greater Air Elemental: Electric Field: Now stacks separately for each pet.
* Water Elemental: Mind Freeze: Now Debilitates the target.

ROGUE

PHYSICIAN:
* Viral Infection: No longer procs off of Preventive Medication.

RANGER
* Concussive Blast: Should interrupt a wider range of abilities now.

RIFTSTALKER
* Planebound Aegis: No longer has a minor delay before becoming active.

WARRIOR

TEMPEST
* Focused Fire: This self buff is no longer overwritten by other Tempest’s Focused Fire.

VOID KNIGHT
* Shock: Range now properly increased by Rift Distortion.

DUNGEONS AND INSTANCES
* Completing a Random Storm Legion Expert now also awards 25 Fragments of The Ward!

BINDINGS OF BLOOD: LAETHYS
* The dome that traps the Drekanoth of Fate during the binding ceremony no longer has collision.
* Doubled the reflected damage of Annihilating Flare in phase 02. In phase 03, the reflect now hits for 50% more than before.
* In phase 03, Metallic Orb now has a five second minimum period before hitting players.
* The High Ground protection buff now applied more quickly upon climbing a gold pile.
* Additional vfx has been added to indicate Metallic Orb targets.
* The Bad Reaction debuff is no longer cleansable.

THE INFINITY GATE
* After dying in The Infinity Gate, your corpse marker will now appear at the correct entrance portal instead of at Planebreak Bastion’s entrance portal.

PVP AND WARFRONTS

CONQUEST
* Turning in a stone or upgrading a Dream Generator now adds 500 conquest power to you and up to 30 allies around you!
* Adjusted points requirement to 5,000, down from 10,000.
* Reducing a team’s score now only works on the team that is in the lead or is tied for a lead!

Originally Posted by CM Morgana on 18th JUNE 2014

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