Saturday, April 03, 2021

Bonus Weekend from 3rd-6th of April!


We are still celebrating 10 years of Rift and the Carnival of the Ascended! To spice up the celebrations even more, we prepared another round of bonuses for you!

Log in and enjoy the following bonuses from now until 2:00 pm UTC Tuesday, 6th of April:

• Double Experience
• Double Planarite
Double Zone Event Currency

Prepare yourselves, tell your friends and #StaySafe while you join our celebrations in Rift this weekend!

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Call to Action: Mechs on Parade!


The mechs are back to celebrate the 10th anniversary and the Carnival of the Ascended with us!
The excitement and electricity is in the air until April 4! Test your strength against the mechs and earn amazing items!

The following two mounts will be available in the Store:

• Faewood Infinity Walker
• Red & Silver Empyreal Walker

Collect enough Chaos Motes for special Walkers – this event runs from April 2 (starting at 12am server time) to April 4 (ending at 11:59pm server time), 2021. As with other World Events, there will be a quest starter in each home city. You’ll be asked to run an Expert Dungeon with LFG, participate in Warfronts, complete the Mech Zone Event, and collect drops from special Mech Invasions and Footholds!

• Empyreal Walker
• Black Empyreal Walker
• Golden Empyreal Walker
• Infinity Walker

In addition to the clanking wonders, you can earn:

• Mech Companion Pets
• Minion cards
• Dimension items

Please hurry and stay safe, Ascended! Telara needs your help to fight back against the mechs!

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Carnival of the Ascended 2021!

 Greetings, Ascended!

Celebrate with us the Carnival of the Ascended 2021, marking the 10th anniversary of the release of Rift. The World Event will start on March 25th and will last 4 weeks, until April 22nd, 2021 at 15:30:00 local server time.

The event will have three distinct phases that start on the following dates:
– Phase 1: Thursday 25th of March
– Phase 2: Thursday 15th of April at 15:30:00 local server time
– Phase 3: Thursday 22nd of April at 15:30:00 local server time
– End of the event: Thursday 29th of April at 15:30:00 local server time

What can you look forward to?

New Artifact Sets

• Added three new Artifact sets. Collecting each one will be rewarded a Celebration Chest containing, among other items, 4 Auroral Doubloons!

Our Overlord
– Completing a 4-hour Carnival Minion Mission has a 50% chance to drop a Celebration Bag for Overlords that will grant a random artifact of this set.

Hero Generation
– Among the rewards for killing one of the Carnival IA bosses, players will receive a Celebration Bag for Adventurers that will grant a random artifact of this set.

Pinata Candy
– Hunt Pinatas across Telara for a 50% chance to drop a Celebration Bag for Pinata Hunters that will grant a random artifact of this set.

Collect and complete all the three new artifact sets to earn the True Veteran achievement, which will give the “Elder” prefix title and 100 platinum.

New Minion

• Uncover the story of the old Ascended Trillian Lockwert by acquiring its Minion Card
– Upon collecting it, a chain of 11 Minion Missions will be unlocked. Complete them all to acquire 5 new Minions, 4 collectible journal entries with Trillians story, and some additional Carnival of the Ascended currency!
– Get the full group to level 25 to unlock the “Long-lived” suffix Title through an achievement.

Updated LootTables

• The Pinata Prize Bags obtained in Carnival IAs can now drop some of the pets added during the Carnival of the Ascended in 2020!

New Items

• Support your faction! Obtain one of the Guardian Valmeras or the Defiant Warhorses with Auroral Doubloons or Credits to show your support and unlock an exclusive title through an achievement.

• Complement your faction looks with the Ascended Guardian or Defiant Wings. Or be a proud Telaran with the Tenth Anniversary Cape.

• The new Tenth Anniversary Cake will grant you a raid consumable granting 100 Endurance and it was modeled after the real Rift Release Cake that the studio made 10 years ago for the launch! Also available as a Dimensional item to sweeten your home.

• Ever wanted to trick others to be Unicorns and join your cavalry? The Fancy Celebration Cake can be placed for everyone to turn into Carnival Unicorns and ride along with you and will grant a special achievement with a vanity unlock: the Celebration Ruff!


• Store – Fixed an issue with older Carnival Dimensional items not appearing unless all class types were selected.

• Dimension – Floating Platform Device no longer duplicates itself visually when rotating the item in a dimension.

• Mystic Archer – Legendary Ride the Wind now reduces the cast time of Summoning Quiver as expected.

• Oracle – Prevented an exploit where Legendary Insignia of Blood could be triggered with non-damaging abilities.

What are you waiting for? Come and celebrate with us! Happy birthday, Rift!

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Monday, March 15, 2021

Call to Action: Budgie Madness


Greetings, Ascended!

We are still celebrating Rift’s 10th anniversary! As we are just getting started with the party, the Budgies are back to party with us – with the Budgie Madness Call-to-Action Event!

Earn Chaos Motes by finishing special daily quests. The Questgivers can be found in MeridianSanctum and Tempest Bay.

Get your riding boots and prepare for the ride of your life! Join the Budgie Races and earn yourself your own feathery friend!
Some seasoned professionals may be out on that race track, so here are some tips to be the just like them:

• Stay within the marked path!
• White checkpoints need to be hit throughout the race.
• Make sure to make it to the Green boosts first to receive Terminal Velocity to make your opponents eat your dust.
• Avoid Orange Traps, they’ll only slow you down!

Stock up as many Chaos Motes as possible and trade them in for mounts and pets!

Budgie Madness will start on Friday, March 19, at 12am Server Time, and end on Sunday, March 21, at 11:59pm Server Time.

What are you waiting for? Tell your friends, join us in Rift and grab those Budgies!

We wish you a lovely weekend in Rift and #StaySafe!

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Midweek Madness with incredible offers – until March 3!

Are you already looking forward to spring? In order for you to be prepared for the sunny days in Telara, some breathtaking offers await you in our shop!

Big savings are coming to Telara February 24th to March 3rd. Whether you’re missing a mount, one of the glorious Power Packs, or looking to stock up on Dimension Items, we’ve got deals for you!

You will find all of the Power Packs listed below, with a discount of 20%:

• Laethys Indulgence Power Pack – 25,49€
• Fires of Maelforge Power Pack – 25,49€
• The Rising Storm Power Pack – 25,49€
• Infernal Carousel Ram Power Pack – 25,49€
• Trans-Planar Power Pack – 25,49€
• Golden Lust Power Pack – 25,49€

• Blood Raptor Power Pack – 16,99€
• Frosty Moosedantix Power Pack – 16,99€
• Mummified Power Pack – 16,99€
• Nightmare Razorback Power Pack – 16,99€
• Greathound Power Pack – 16,99€

• Autumn Harvest Power Pack – 29,79€

You are missing some of the rare Supply Crate mounts? Don’t worry, you can find all of the Supply Crates listed below in our shop – 450 Credits each:

• Fae Yule Bagling Supply Crate
• Infinity Walker Supply Crate
• Regulos Broodling Supply Crate
• Magical Broom Supply Crate
• Blazin’ Snail Supply Crate
• Lovely Cappie Supply Crate
• Harvest Levitation Supply Crate
• Spectral Carriage Supply Crate
• Gilded-Winged Courser Supply Crate
• Faelight Levitation Supply Crate

But that is not it yet! You want to spice up your Dimensions? Then you should have a look at the following Mystery Boxes – 400 Credits each:

• Mystery Box: Landquarium Wonders
• Mystery Box: Wonders of Alittu
• Mystery Box: Vostigar Curiosities
• Mystery Box: Imperial Wonders

Don’t miss the chance on these offers, they will only be available from February 24th until March 3rd!

We are wishing everybody a lovely week! Stay Safe!
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