Rift Going Free-to-Play From June

Trion Worlds has announced that its fantasy MMO, Rift, will be ditching its subscription fee from June 12. On that date the game’s update 2.3 will launch, bringing with it a free-to-play model. A subscription option will still be available for those players wanting to receive ”Patron” status, which will grant bonuses to currency, mount speed and certain types of experience among other things. While a chart on the official site details exactly what those who’d prefer not to spend a penny will receive, Trion Worlds has explained that everyone will be able to download, log in and play all of the game’s dungeons, Warfronts and raids with no level restrictions. Continue reading… ]]> http://feeds.ign.com/~r/ign/all/~3/Dxq7OErTG8g/rift-going-free-to-play-from-june