As stated last week, Rift
is celebrating their half-birthday...well, sixth month anniversary...screw it. Rift's
been out for sixth months and they're celebrating it. Through August 31st, subscribers will be treated to some amazing in-game bonuses such as extra XP, PvP Prestige and Favor, and a surprise birthday gift. They can also have the chance to win one of three gaming desktops, NVIDIA GTX460 video cards, and six months of game time via various contests running throughout the week. I haven't played Rift
since the beta, but all GenCon attendees received a free copy in their gift bags. I think it's about time I installed my copy.
Let the Rift™ Half-Birthday Celebration Commence!
Gaming rigs, video cards, and game time up for grabs!
Put on your party hats, log in, and help Trion celebrate six months of Rift
™. Today marks the beginning of a weeklong half-birthday celebration commemorating six fantastic months of the wildly successful MMORPG. Through August 31st
, subscribers will be treated to substantial in-game bonuses, including extra XP, PvP Prestige and Favor, and a special surprise birthday gift.
Participants also have the chance to win one of three gaming desktops, NVIDIA GTX460 video cards, and six months of game time by participating in the following contests running throughout the week:
· Ace of Achievements –
Accomplish as many achievements as possible August 25-31 for the chance to win big!
· Birthday Bakeoff –
Dust off that cake tin and get cracking on an epic confectionary creation! Submit pictures via Facebook and the official forums of your most Rift
-acular birthday cake.
· Screenshot Savant –
Submit a screenshot of your character celebrating Rift
’s half-birthday in the least appropriate spot (or fashion) for a party in Telara. He or she who parties the hardest wins the prize!
For full contest rules and details please visit https://www.riftgame.com/en/products/half-birthday/subscribers.php.
And whatever you do, DO NOT CLICK THIS LINK: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xWhGqxfBnI
Adventure in the world of Telara as either a noble Guardian or technomagical Defiant and enter a dynamic fantasy where 8 primal forces battle for control in an ever-changing landscape. Build your own class using the Ascended Soul system, embark on epic conflicts that bring you into the story, battle others in exhilarating Player vs. Player combat, achieve new heights of power by tackling epic raids, and so much more. See www.riftgame.com for more information.