RIFT News Tidbits 31st July 2015

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RIFT news tidbits for 31st July 2015.

You can find full 3.3 patch notes + a summary with useful links here.


  • Gamescom Shuttles. Trion will have free shuttles to and from Kölnmesse to the Trion Party at Bauwerk. These will be available from 6:30pm-11:30pm. There will be a host/hostess with a Trion sign at the shuttle bus stop. For directions, check out Trion’s post here.
    • Trion has posted up images of the shuttles you can check out here! Trion’s logo will be on the bus.
  • Livestream Summary: 31st July 2015. Latest RIFT livestream shows off the Assault on Bronze Tomb warfront. Yep, they had one last week, but the PTS playtest was pushed back to this week. They also talked about Gamescom and some other tidbits. You can check out full info here!
    • Those who participated will be getting a “Tomb Looter” prefix title in-game. (Unknown ETA).
    • Trion has also uploaded the livestream to Youtube here.
  • PTS Update for 30th July 2015. PTS got a 1.9GB update with Planetouched Wilds updates, Primalist Trainer model updates, PTW wardrobe, a ton of 3.4 crafting recipes including new seals, pots, runes, dream orbs for belt/gloves/earrings and feast/food. There’s also three new artifact types and more color-blind options. Full info/screens here!
  • Improving Craft Drop Rates. Morticus has mentioned that Trion will be improving the drop rates on planar crafting materials “very soon”. [r]

Dead Simon’s brain “feels like Jelly” from all the work he’s been doing under closed doors. From the PTS it seems he’s been adding three new artifact types and a very challenging puzzle/s. [r] Catch him at PAX Prime late August!

Community Content

Below is a list of content created recently by the RIFT community!

  • Wardrobe Wednesday [Video]. The folks over at Rift-Wardrobe.com have held their 3rd Wardrobe Wednesday livestream! Check out all the amazing entries from this week here and don’t forget to enter your wardrobe for next week! Remember, monthly Trion code prizes!
  • Rift Dimension Showcase – Shoreward Island [Dimension][Video]. Nouvae over at The Dimension Gallery has uploaded Part 5 of her “Rift Dimension Showcase – Housing” video series. This week she takes a look at the Shoreward Island dimension as well as various dimensioneers’ interpretations of the dimension. Check out the video here!
  • Featured Dimensioneer – Laeti [Dimension]. Nouvae over at The Dimension Gallery has posted up her latest article in the weekly ‘Featured Dimensioneer’ series, this week with guest Laeti@Laethys. Check out the interview as well as screenshots of some of Laeti’s dimensions here!
  • I NO WAY I AM SURVIVING THAT! [PvP][Video]. Grim has uploaded his latest video, this time in Karthan Ridge with his Cleric Sentinel spec. Check it out here!

Missed out on some news? Check out the full list of RIFT News Tidbits here or the PTS/Live Comparison Page for a summary of upcoming changes. Patch Notes, PTS Updates, Datamining and Livestream Summaries are also available.

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