When the fantasy MMO Rift was first released, it build up a strong following, so much so that publisher Trion Worlds was confident enough to go forward with an expansion called Storm Legion. After two closed betas, the game will hit open beta from November 2-5.
Fantasy MMO Rift has built a strong-enough following to warrant a new expansion, called Storm Legion. After two closed betas, the expansion will hit open beta from November 2-5.
The open beta will be the last major stress test before the game is scheduled to for release on November 13. Anyone can get in to test the expansion by creating an account on the Storm Legion site and then downloading the beta client.
The expansion will triple the size of Telara with two new continents, and add seven new dungeons and three new raids. The level cap is also being raised to 60.
Check out the new screens with the beta announcement.
John Keefer is a curmudgeon that has been in journalism for 35 years, the last 16 in the video games industry. He loves real-time strategy games and prefers old-school Total Annihilation to StarCraft. He also loves isometric RPGs, and has been addicted to World of Warcraft for more than 10 years. He sucks at shooters and multiplayer and is purely a PC guy. And being a former member of Shack, he also likes Chatty. Go figure.