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[PA] Rift Open Beta Starts on Feb. 15th.

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http://pixelapocalypse.com/news-rift...s-on-feb-15th/

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On February 15th the world of Telara opens it’s doors to gamers for a 6 day open beta event. Servers are set to open at 10AM PST and will give players the opportunity to experience the first 42 levels, three PvP warzones, and multiple zones and dungeons to explore…

To sign up for the beta go on over to Trion World’s Rift open beta sign up page. Players who pre-order the game will be able to access the Rift “head start period†starting Feb. 24th, getting a jump on all those little nubs who won’t be getting the game until March 1st.
I usually don't play MMO's that often, but this one actually looks interesting.
Was anybody in the closed beta?
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Looks like they forgot to enable AA.
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I'm in the closed beta. I'd have to say it's one of the best MMO's I've played, there is always something to do whether it be quests, warzones, or constantly closing different types of rifts.

Class system is extreme customizable with hundreds of combinations. Only three races for each side though, but even with that your character is very customizable as well.

The graphics is also very nice when totally maxed out, yet it can also run on low end systems.
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I've been in closed beta, as well as the Alpha. The amount of polish on this game is rather good, it could have launched a month ago and been just fine I think.
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That's good to hear. I might look into it when it launches.
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I was going to check Rift out, but I never got a closed beta key. It looks interesting, but I am wondering if it brings enough new stuff to the table to actually draw in the amount of players it needs. I think the reason why WoW is still so large is because of the amount of hours players have put into their characters.

Personally I could never really get into WoW. I loved Guild Wars, but I just found WoW a bit boring / not worth $15 a month.
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In closed beta too. Pretty good for an MMO. Have no experience with MMO's since they bore me, but this one kept my attention for days on end.
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This game is terrible, just another boring wow clone.
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Lol'd. Trolls be trollin'.
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I played the beta on a whim and was VERY impressed. I have to say it's one of the more fun MMO's that I have played in a while, and I have played them all (I'm addicted). I will definitely be picking the game up this month.


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Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
Looks like they forgot to enable AA.
I think they are having issues with AA. Enabling AA literally cuts my FPS by 60%. The only options they have in game at the moment is super-sampling or edge smoothing with no multipliers.
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