More stories on: RIFT

TRION’s MMO Rift now released Steam

TRION’s MMO Rift has now landed on Steam for the first time and it’s long overdue following the game going free to play a few months back.

By Paul Younger | 26 Oct 2013 | 3

TRION shuts down San Diego studio

Earlier today TRION appointed Scott Hartsman as the new CEO and this evening TRION has confirmed they are shutting down their San Diego studio which includes teams working on Defiance and End of Nations.

By Paul Younger | 9 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Scott Hartsman returns to TRION as CEO

Earlier this year Scott Hartsman left TRION much the surprise of the MMO community.

By Paul Younger | 8 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Telara your friends: Rift’s 2.3 update makes it free to play

As foretold in the stars (well, by press release,) Trion’s fantasy MMO Rift has updated to version 2.3 and is now free to play.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Jun 2013 | 1

Layoffs hit TRION and the Defiance team

It’s time for another round of layoffs at developer TRION who issued a statement this evening following rumours that surfaced on IGN.

By Paul Younger | 18 May 2013 | Comments Off

TRION’s MMO RIFT goes free to play

TRION has decided to join the free to play MMO club with RIFT, a move that has proved successful for MMOs such Star Wars: The Old Republic which has seen increased revenue since a free to play model was introduced.

By Paul Younger | 14 May 2013 | 1

Executive Producer Scott Hartsman leaves RIFT and TRION

There’s not doubt that RIFT is one of the most polished and successful MMOs in recent times and today Executive Producer Scot Hartsman has decided to move on from TRION and RIFT.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2013 | 1

RIFT layoffs at TRION

Having just released the first full expansion for RIFT, developers working on the MMO have been let go by TRION.

By Paul Younger | 11 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

RIFT: Storm Legion open Beta starts 2 November

Following on from the closed beta weekends, TRION will be launching an open Beta for their MMO expansion from 10AM PDT on 2 November.

By Paul Younger | 25 Oct 2012 | 1

RIFT: Storm Legion Dimensions player housing demoed in video

Next month when the RIFT: Storm Legion expansion arrives, one of the new game’s new features is Dimensions, a place where players can get creative and set up home.

By Paul Younger | 11 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Rift’s Storm Legion flashes into closed beta this month

Trion has announced some dates for the first closed beta session of its Rift expansion, Storm Legion.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

RIFT expansion Storm Legion gets release date and new trailer

TRION has announced that the first full expansion for their MMORPG RIFT, called Storm Legion, will release on 13 November.

By Paul Younger | 5 Sep 2012 | 2

A Storm of Swords: Rift’s Storm Legion images

Trion has pumped a few screenshots out of Gamescom, showing action from the forthcoming Storm Legion expansion for Rift.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

RIFT: Storm Legion dev diary details new expansion content

When the RIFT: Storm Legion expansion pack hits later this year, the world of Telara will change significantly and have a very different feel thanks to the games new zones.

By Paul Younger | 10 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Syfy’s Defiance Commences Series Production in Toronto July 24th

Groundbreaking Series Set to Launch in April 2013
NEW YORK, NY – July 23, 2012 – Defiance will commence series production in Toronto, ON starting July 24, having completed shooting on the pilot episode this past spring (for a total of 12 episodes/13 hours).

By Press Release | 25 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

RIFT expands with Storm Legion

TRION have been brilliant at releasing new content for RIFT and this autumn they plan to roll out the game’s first expansion.

By Paul Younger | 1 Jun 2012 | 1

RIFT Review

The question everyone’s asking is – when will the World of Warcraft killer appear?

By Paul Younger | 21 Mar 2011 | Comments Off