Trion Worlds announced today that the first closed beta event for Storm Legion, the first expansion to their MMORPG RIFT, will kick off on October 5th and is slated to conclude on Sunday, October 7. Those who pre-ordered the expansion are automatically entered into this and all subsequent beta events. The additional events are planned throughout October leading up to the November 13th launch of the expansion.
Participants will have the opportunity to explore the new leveling zones of Pelladane, Cape Jule, and the city of Tempest Bay. Additionally, players will be able to customize their own Dimensions, and try out the new four new souls coming in the expansion. Current subscribers will be able to copy their characters over to the beta shard.