Have you logged into Rift over the last few days? You may have noticed the new medium sized patches that you had to download. Those patches were in-fact the 1.3 update, which has been live for a little while now.
Upon logging in after those incredibly patches, you will find that you version number has increased to 1.3 and with that patch comes a whole plethora of features. Those features are discussed below.
- Hammerknell Opening Event – Limited time rewards, new mounts, and more plunder from the deeps
- The Ancient Fortress of Hammerknell – 20 man raid, 10 bosses, opens at the climax of the World Event
- Free In-Game Character & Guild Transfers – Click for the initial destination shards and find your perfect home in the Shard Travel Hub
- Guild Banks!
- Bind on Account Wardrobe/Vanity Items: Enjoy the event, and reap the rewards for your other characters.
- New costume pieces, including Hammerknell themed items
- Use Quantum Sight (Defiant) and Omen Sight (Guardian) Ascended Powers to find all new artifacts
- PvP World Quests: Daily, level 50 quests that grant favour – battle on!
Be sure to check out the Official Website for more info.
Also be sure to check the Patch Notes for a more detailed rundown.