Posts Tagged: Update 1.5
Holy Halloween Riftman!
We’re celebrating the release of Chronicles in 1.5 and wishing you all a happy halloween with our latest video – enjoy!
And don’t forget – you have until Monday, 10/31 @ 10AM PDT to submit your entry for the RIFT Halloween Costume Contest!
Update 10/13 – 12:30PM PDT: The World Event is now live, thanks again for your patience during the delay. Have fun!
Your fiery Ash Strider mount awaits as the forces of Fire and Earth descend upon Telara!
Beginning tomorrow Rift™ players will face the combined forces of Earth and Fire in the game’s latest World Event, the Ashes of History. Wanton and Golden Maw cultists have joined forces to find and transport mysterious artifacts across the Telaran sea, and it’s up to Ascended to discover what the slaves of Laethys and Maelforge are plotting out beyond the horizon. Ashes of History features new daily quests, rifts, and invasions that offer Magma Opals, currency that can be used to purchase scorching rewards, including rare and epic weapons, a glittering oreling companion, and the fearsome Ash Strider mount.
The NA region shards will be coming down for an immediate update to resolve the recently introduced crash issue. Shards will be brought offline at 4:00pm PDT. The estimated downtime is ** 30 minutes **.
Patch notes will be updated!
Update 4:15PM PDT - Update is complete, all shards are now online. Welcome back!
Now the time has come for players to begin a fresh chapter in their Rift journey as new, sinister threats begin to emerge. Update 1.5: Ashes of History kicks off the game’s next evolution with a host of new features and additional content, including post level-50 advancement, duo dungeons, a new Warfront, and much more – see for yourself as Ashes of History arrives in North America tomorrow, 9/28 (9/29 in Europe)!