Latest news includes RIFT 3.5 Hotfix #3; Trove Dimension Item Promo Bundle added; possible Trion Fashion Contest in the works; temp change to BoB: Maelforge with Asia’s “Dark Cabal” disabled; and various bugs or fixes that Trion is aware of, including the weapon wardrobe vfx off-hand bug. Check out contest winners to Mals’ Yule Dimension Contest and Kiwi’s Fae Yule Funshot Contest, and be sure to enter January’s Theme-free Wardrobe Contest over at Rift-Wardrobe!
All Class Changes from Monday’s PTS Update now on Live (except Shaman changes); Fae Yule 2015 Minions’ attributes adjusted down; Planar Attunement weapon abilities’ vfx can now be applied to wardrobe weapon slots; and a whole bunch of fixes/adjustments to quests, MoM, Conquest/Bronze Tomb.
Quest in RIFT; level up in Trove – Get free Chloromancer Class in Trove; Free Peaceful Hills Dimension Key, Trove’s Cubic Cloak and Vox (Budgie) Mount in RIFT!
RIFT Patch 3.5: Winter’s Wrath is out with a new Affinity System and Affinity currency to spend on new loot; new Warmonger tier of PvP armor/weapons with Tier 2 hit; last four bosses of The Mind of Madness Tier 3 raid are out; $20/$100 Credit Pack Promo; VFX applied on wardrobe weapon slots; Atia/Shal Korva/Peaceful Hills dimension keys; all mounts amphibious, and more! Fae Yule also begins Thurs 10th Dec at 3:30PM server time! Full patch notes + additional info here.
Trion held a kick-ass 24hr Livestream for Extra Life! On the RIFT end there was dino-hunting, a Q&A session and the traditional final hour Corgi Run! Check out a summary here, as well as tidbits about upcoming features and content!
RIFT updated to 3.4 Hotfix #6; 2nd Into the Wilds Celebration Pack; New $100 Credit Pack Promo with account-wide unlock Nightmare Thresher Mount; Autumn Harvest 7x Signets quest next week; AH Minion attributes adjusted; Imperishable Motes adjustment on the table; and Instant Adventure bug to be fixed. From the community: Registrations open for Seshatar’s Stronghold Ball Arena: The Thunderdome Cup; and Rift-Wardrobe’s Halloween-themed contest winners announced! Get your Nov theme-free entries in!
Entries to Grim’s Video Wardrobe Contest have ended and it’s now time to vote. Help vote for your favorite wardrobe for a chance at one of 2x REX + 2x 30-day Patron Passes. More details on how to enter in Grim’s video. Winner of the Wardrobe Contest gets 6 months of Patron!
New warfront announcer sound files with 60+ lines each for Regulos and Usukhel; Crafting Achievement additions for the Lucky Fortune Bundles as well as new ‘Crystalline Scale’ reward for “The Wild Hunt”; Patron’s Artifact Tracking tooltip now adds the new artifact types; Wardrobe Dye tooltip up; Artifact Set Linking in Achievements; Primalist ‘Energy’ Bar updated; Primalist Berserker abilities and damage numbers updated; Wilds banner skins overhauled; two new wardrobe sets; possible new dimension underneath Harrow Crypt.
Jam-packed info today. Planned downtime (4hrs for NA); REX giveaways; PTW preview article; Disc building blocks; Vulcanist damage updated on PTS; Hardware upgraded for NA, EU next week; Lifter mount dance animation; yet another PTS Update with Act III of PTW now available. Community side: Grim starts 2-week Wardrobe contest with 6-month patron prize; Rift Reforged Ep 44 on YT; Drekanoth hardmode guide; PTW preview video and more!
Disc-based building blocks for dimensioneers are now available under RIFT Store -> Dimensions -> Building Blocks on the PTS. There’s also new achieves; REX as own AH category; possible extension of Crystalline Lifters; Planetouched Wilds flag skins; a 5th PTW wardrobe discovered, and a few other tidbits.