With RIFT Patch 2.8: Madness Wakes coming to our shores on 6th August 2014, it is time to take a look back at the last 3 months since Binding of Blood (RIFT 2.7) came out. You might even come across content you’ve missed through the miasma of 16 hotfixes we’ve seen!
RIFT 2.7 Hotfix #4 provided info about a new ‘Most Wanted’ feature for Bounty Artifacts. Now we know what it’s all about – just like Unstable Artifact Thieves, new mobs appear scattered across all zones with the title underneath their names. Killing and looting them gets you a random bounty artifact of that species’ type.
Outdex@Gelidra, the unknonw and TheFLyingAlex on the Rift Forums have posted screenshots of 7 new Transcendent (Red) Tier 3 Raid trinkets and some new types of upgrade components that go with them that they discovered after downing Bindings of Blood: Akylios. The new upgrade components involve ‘Writ’ scrolls that drop from the Tier 3 bosses. […]
Trion had their 9th May 2014 Friday Livestream Extravaganza where they showed off the Bindings of Blood: Laethys encounter (mechanics and some loot) coming to Live shards next week! Raiders mainly from Trinity@Grebriar and Addiction@Greybriar assisted in showing off the new boss.
There’s a whole bunch of news tidbits about Patch 2.7 issues, bugs, upcoming fixes and more! MikeD has stated that Trion will look into all the Runic Athenaeum Soul Quests bugs that have popped up. Once they have found the issues they will manually restart the events so that, periodically, players will be able to […]
Patch 2.7 has brought with it a bunch of new souls, one for each Calling: Liberator, Physician, Arbiter and Oracle. A few guides were written up about the new souls during PTS testing, although numerous changes to each of the souls has taken place since then. The best way to check out guides for the […]
Some players may have experienced an “Error #3145” for the RIFT Patcher when patching to Patch 2.7. If you are getting this issue, try the following steps: Exit the Patcher. Open your Patcher again. Click “Switch to Guest” button on the Patcher. Update the client normally, and then close the client after it has updated. […]
The Runic Athenaeum houses a large amount of Soul-based questchains, the entrances to the Tier 3 Raids, Hero’s Unrest Rift Lures and more! Check out our guide and walkthrough to all the quests involved with the Runic Athenaeum here!
Update 05.07.14 – The Live shards have been updated with Patch 2.7 after they found a fix for the major issues that had originally delayed the update. Patch Notes can be found here. Daglar has made a post on the forums stating that due to major issues with Patch 2.7, Trion will be unable to […]
The Public Test Shard (“PTS”) has been updated with the first wave of Mage Tank Gear. There’s mainly Storm Legion World, Dungeon and Raid Mage Tank vendor Gear. There’s also two versions of the new 2-hander END rune that are introduced specifically for Mage Tanks using Staves. As for other crafted recipes for Mage Tanks, […]