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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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  • Minecraft Gets New Enemies - The MMO Report

    Thursday afternoon is the best part of the week because that is when Casey Schreiner descends upon the masses to share his knowledge with you meager humans. On this week's MMO Report we've got a new trailer for Firefall, information on the new enemies in Minecraft, and of course we dig through your ramblings in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Now press...

    Posted August 4, 2011

    Minecraft Gets New Enemies - The MMO Report
  • World of Warcraft Patch 4.2 - The MMO Report

    It's Thursday, and that means it's time for another MMO Report! This week Casey's back in the studio talking about all the MMOs that have just gone free-to-play, new patches for Rift and World of Warcraft, and is up to his eyeballs in Schmemes in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. So strap in, this may be a bumpy ride. Watch Larger Version | Watch HD...

    Posted June 23, 2011

    World of Warcraft Patch 4.2 - The MMO Report
  • Guild Wars 2 Engineer Class - The MMO Report

    Casey's back on The MMO Report this week, just in time for the long weekend! This time The Great Schreiner will educate you on a new documentary about Second Life, the Engineer class in Guild Wars 2, and "Schmemes" in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Now go forth and spread the good word! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Subscribe...

    Posted May 26, 2011

    Guild Wars 2 Engineer Class - The MMO Report
  • RIFT Offering Free Character Transfers This Summer -- Bounce Around To New Servers Once A Week

    As of RIFT's next major content patch, 1.3, which will be hitting sometime this summer, players of the fantasy massively multiplayer online role playing game will be treated to free character transfers. Meaning, if you play on one server and get bored of its inhabitants or you can't find enough people to do stuff with, you can move around and...

    Posted May 23, 2011

    RIFT Offering Free Character Transfers This Summer -- Bounce Around To New Servers Once A Week
  • SW:TOR Release Window, Aion Update - The MMO Report

    It's Thursday, and not only is that the day before Friday, but it's also the day you get to watch The MMO Report. This week Casey will talk about Star Wars: The Old Republic's possible release window, Aion's newest update, and potent consumable in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Yes, we do get the best fan mail ever. Watch Larger Version | Watch...

    Posted May 12, 2011

    SW:TOR Release Window, Aion Update - The MMO Report
  • RIFT Launches Seven Day Free Trial and Ascend A Friend Programs -- You Can Get A Pet Corgi

    You can now play a seven day trial of RIFT, the massively multiplayer online role playing game from developer Trion Worlds, for free. Seven days is usually enough time to get players hooked when it comes to MMOs as it gives them the perfect amount of time to get their feet wet and usually acquire something cool like a mount or strong piece of...

    Posted May 10, 2011

    RIFT Launches Seven Day Free Trial and Ascend A Friend Programs -- You Can Get A Pet Corgi
  • Rift Patch 1.2, SW:TOR Sith Trailer - The MMO Report

    Now that we've all settled down from last week's episode, Casey's back with a brand new episode of The MMO Report. This week he's covering Rift patch 1.2, the new Sith Progression video from Star Wars: The Old Republic, a new World of Warcraft pet, and of course Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. So do your patriotic duty and press play. You'll be saluting...

    Posted May 5, 2011

    Rift Patch 1.2, SW:TOR Sith Trailer - The MMO Report
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, April 21st

    Happy 4/21 everyone! Yes, now that the haze is starting to clear you need some hardcore news about MMOs and such, so prepare to welcome Casey Schreiner into your home. This week he'll discuss Rift's first world event and how it pissed off some players, how to Go Green but not miss out on any of your precious game time, and read your e-mails in...

    Posted April 21, 2011

    The MMO Report: Thursday, April 21st
  • Rift's First Post-Launch Update - The MMO Report

    Thursday is upon us, and that means it's time for Casey Schreiner to school you PC gamers about what's going on with your favorite MMOs. This week we've got a new trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic showing off the progression a Jedi goes through in the game, details on Rift's first post-launch update River of Souls, and we get a blast from...

    Posted March 31, 2011

    Rift's First Post-Launch Update - The MMO Report
  • DCUO Gets the Penguin/Two Face - The MMO Report

    It's almost Friday which means it's time to check in with Casey Schreiner and his large sack of MMO-ness. This week he'll tell you about DC Universe Online's latest content update, pet wolves in Minecraft, and of course how he got to lay under Sara Underwood in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Enjoy! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD...

    Posted March 24, 2011

    DCUO Gets the Penguin/Two Face - The MMO Report
  • Rift: Your Guide To The 24 Different Class Types

    Trion’s new MMORPG, RIFT has two fun features for those looking for something new and exciting in online gaming. The rifts themselves are random tears in the fabric of reality that allow otherworldly monsters to pour into the land of Telara. Players can join a public raid group on the fly and seal the rift by destroying everything coming...

    Posted March 1, 2011

    Rift: Your Guide To The 24 Different Class Types
  • Possible Bungie MMO? - The MMO Report

    The world-wide revolution continues with a new edition of The MMO Report! This week we're discussing the rumor that Bungie is developing an MMO, what the current state of Minecraft is, and engage the public directly in Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Let's do this thing! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Subscribe to G4's WEB SHOWS Video...

    Posted February 24, 2011

    Possible Bungie MMO? - The MMO Report
  • RIFT Impressions: End Game Raiding And You!

    The more we see of Trion’s upcoming MMO RIFT, the more intrigued we become. Our resident MMO connoisseur Leah Jackson is particularly excited about the game, and is now even more so after having spent some time checking out Rift’s end game raiding system. I can’t say I blame her, though, because the raid balancing is rather...

    Posted February 18, 2011

    RIFT Impressions: End Game Raiding And You!
  • Exclusive TERA Trailer! - The MMO Report

    What a week! First we got gorgeous, hauntingly emotional zombies, and now we have an exclusive trailer for the upcoming MMO Tera! How awesome is that?!?!?! Plus we have some possible news about Guild Wars 2's beta schedule, and of course Uncle Casey's Mail Bag. Enjoy it! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Subscribe to G4's WEB SHOWS...

    Posted February 17, 2011

    Exclusive TERA Trailer! - The MMO Report
  • RIFT: Planes of Telara Video -- PVP Game Modes Revealed

    RIFT:Planes of Telara puts a new spin on MMOs with demon-world portals appearing at any moment dumping enemies, and Blair Herter sits with Prod. Adam Gershowitz for a preview of Prestige Ranks and PvP game modes like Capture the Flag, Martyr, and Battle for Port Scion. Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version

    Posted February 16, 2011

    RIFT: Planes of Telara Video -- PVP Game Modes Revealed
  • Sexy Rift Cosplay: An Interview with Asha Catari

    Posted: March 5, 2012

    16,160 Views | 02:36

  • The MMO Report: Rift 1 Year Anniversary Special

    Posted: March 1, 2012

    44,018 Views | 10:19

  • The MMO Report: Thursday, February 9th

    Posted: February 9, 2012

    50,547 Views | 06:14

  • Rift Weddings Trailer

    Posted: February 8, 2012

    1,068 Views | 01:29

  • The MMO Report: Thursday, January 26th

    Posted: January 26, 2012

    43,426 Views | 06:48

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