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Rift
  • Publisher: Trion Worlds
  • Genre:RPG, MMO
  • Developer: Trion Worlds
  • Release Date:Mar 1, 2011
  • # of Players:9999 players, 9999 online
  • ESRB:T - Teen (Alcohol Reference, Blood, Mild Language, Violence)
  • Platforms:
Game Description:Rift, the graphically stunning online game, is set in a world being torn apart by dimensional “rifts” that tear into the land of Telara, releasing powerful forces that threaten the very existence of the entire universe. Rifts and other dynamic events can be triggered by players, scheduled by the development team, or even occur spontaneously. Dynamic events within Rift can lead to a range of changes across the world, including everything from minor events to dramatic shifts in the game’s landscape and the opening of new areas. Players will connect with hundreds of thousands of other gamers to battle creatures overrunning the world, as well as each other.
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Rift News

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  • The MMO Report: Guild Wars 2 Madness

    Hello, Clarice. This week on a very theatrical The MMO Report, Casey offers some Guild Wars 2 tricks and treats, details EVE Online: Retribution, gets excited for the Marvel Heroes beta and so much more! So grab some fava beans and a nice chianti and enjoy the show! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Subscribe to G4's WEB SHOWS...

    Posted October 4, 2012

    The MMO Report: Guild Wars 2 Madness
  • Rift Patch 1.8 Exclusive First Look -- The MMO Report

    It's the final day of Rift Week on The MMO Report! Rift is known for releasing tons of new and free content on a very regular basis, and from what we saw at Trion Worlds they have no plans to slow down. Today we're giving you an exclusive first look at Rift's next big update, Patch 1.8. We got the inside scoop on the new 20 man raid, new...

    Posted March 8, 2012

    Rift Patch 1.8 Exclusive First Look -- The MMO Report
  • Where Rift is Made - Trion Worlds Studio Tour with Casey Schreiner

    Let's be honest, most office buildings are pretty boring. Bland cubicle walls, nameless employees working through the daily grind, sub-par coffee purchased in bulk. Trion Worlds' offices are nothing like that. We had so much fun hanging out with the talented people who make Rift that we had to share our experience with all of you. So I guess...

    Posted March 6, 2012

    Where Rift is Made - Trion Worlds Studio Tour with Casey Schreiner
  • Sexy Rift Cosplay: An MMO Report Interview with Asha Catari

    We all know that Casey Schreiner is one handsome bastard, but he seems to become even more handsome while standing next to Rift's beautiful spokesmodel Alicia. During The MMO Report's recent trip to Trion Worlds Studios, Casey got some time to talk to Alicia about what it takes to represent an amazing game like Rift, how she has embraced her...

    Posted March 5, 2012

    Sexy Rift Cosplay: An MMO Report Interview with Asha Catari
  • Rift One Year Anniversary Special - The MMO Report

    You've probably heard a little about Rift, the successful MMO that's known for its regular content updates and rabidly loyal fan base. Well today Rift celebrates its one-year anniversary, and to mark that momentous occasion The MMO Report visited Trion Worlds Studios to find out exactly why so many gamers are flocking to Telara. But wait,...

    Posted March 1, 2012

    Rift One Year Anniversary Special - The MMO Report
  • Warhammer 40K Dark Millennium Online in Trouble? - The MMO Report

    Happy Thursday, everyone! If you're not too busy donating to a particular Video Game Kickstarter campaign, why not take a moment to watch The MMO Report? This week's episode covers THQ's financial troubles regarding the future of Warhammer 40K: Dark Millennium Online, TERA's Collectors Editions, and reads your e-mails in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag....

    Posted February 9, 2012

    Warhammer 40K Dark Millennium Online in Trouble? - The MMO Report
  • Rift Lite: Trion Worlds Launches Rift For Free Today

    Trion Worlds is introducing Rift Lite, a way for anyone to play the smash fantasy MMORPG for free for the first 20 levels. Not only will the new Rift Lite offer free play, but it will also come with no restrictions. The service is available now, and it's arriving just in time for Rift's latest patch, Carnival of the Ascended. “In the past...

    Posted February 1, 2012

    Rift Lite: Trion Worlds Launches Rift For Free Today
  • No Blizzcon 2012! - The MMO Report

    What a week! Not only did we get a bunch of info about what a bunch of MMO developers have planned for this year, but we also got work that Blizzcon 2012 has been canceled! Remember, bas news is always more easily digestible when it's told through a manly brush of facial hair. On this week's MMO Report Casey will give you the details on what...

    Posted January 26, 2012

    No Blizzcon 2012! - The MMO Report
  • Rift Mobile App Beta Launched For iOS Devices -- Android Release Coming Later In January

    The beta version of the Trion Worlds Rift Mobile app is now available as a free download for iOS devices, including the iPhone, the iPad, and the iPod touch, via the App Store. I am so excited for the release of this app, and I hope that many other MMO companies use this type of technology in the future. NEWS: Instant Adventure Feature...

    Posted January 5, 2012

    Rift Mobile App Beta Launched For iOS Devices -- Android Release Coming Later In January
  • Instant Adventure Feature For Rift Lets You Instantly Team Up With Friends: Watch The Developer Diary

    Trion Worlds has announced a new Instant Adventure feature for Rift. This helpful feature will allow the fantasy MMO's players to immediately team up with friends, complete group quests, and get rewards at the click of a button. It works like this: you click the "Instant Adventure" button and you'll get teleported to either Stillmoor...

    Posted December 7, 2011

    Instant Adventure Feature For Rift Lets You Instantly Team Up With Friends: Watch The Developer Diary
  • Rift Celebrates The Holidays - The MMO Report: Thursday, December 1st

    It's December 1st, that means some people are already talking about Christmas, and video game developers are no exception. In this week's MMO Report Casey's back to tell you about Minecraft's staggering statistics, Firefall's delicate class balance, Rift's holiday celebration, and asks about your gaming memories in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Now...

    Posted December 1, 2011

    Rift Celebrates The Holidays - The MMO Report: Thursday, December 1st
  • Rift Patch 1.6 Preview Special - The MMO Report

    Rift's been out for 8 months and has found quite a loyal following. Part of the reason their fans love the game so much is that Trion has been putting out content updates consistently. Their next patch, 1.6, is the largest to date and adds a new zone, new dungeon, new raid, and tons of additions to their already stellar gameplay. On this week's...

    Posted November 4, 2011

    Rift Patch 1.6 Preview Special - The MMO Report
  • Rift Extra Life Charity Event: Level Up With The Trion Worlds Community Team And Help Sick Children

    Trion Worlds, the developer of the MMO Rift, is participating in the Extra Life charity event to help the Children's Miracle Network on October 15. Rift's community team is holding a 24-hour in game leveling event and awarding those who participate with tons of in-game loot and a few awesome titles. All participants who join the Trion Worlds...

    Posted October 11, 2011

    Rift Extra Life Charity Event: Level Up With The Trion Worlds Community Team And Help Sick Children
  • Minecraft's Adventure Update Leaked - The MMO Report

    Guys, Casey has a bit of a problem. You see last week he offered up The MMO Report set as a place anyone could crash if they were in the neighborhood. Well someone took him up on his offer, and things are getting a little... uncomfortable. In the mean time Casey will tell you all about Star Wars: The Old Republic's Advance Class options for the...

    Posted September 15, 2011

    Minecraft's Adventure Update Leaked - The MMO Report
  • Guild Wars 2's Crafting System - The MMO Report

    It's almost time for PAX! But that couldn't stop Casey Schreiner from bringing you all the best news the MMO community has to offer. This week he'll discuss Rift's half-birthday, Guild Wars 2's revolutionary crafting system, and read your e-mails outloud in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Now if you'll excuse me, I have a plane to catch. Watch...

    Posted August 25, 2011

    Guild Wars 2's Crafting System - The MMO Report
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, November 1st

    Posted: November 1, 2012

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  • The MMO Report: Thursday, October 4th

    Posted: October 4, 2012

    12,926 Views | 07:45

  • RIFT "Storm Legion" Pre-Order Trailer

    Posted: September 5, 2012

    586 Views | 01:51

  • Rift: Storm Legion "Colossus Battle" Gameplay Video

    Posted: June 21, 2012

    810 Views | 01:59

  • Rift "Conquest" Developer Diary Video

    Posted: May 24, 2012

    2,388 Views | 01:26

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