Not to be outdone by Blizzard’s announcement of the next World of Warcraft expansion, Trion Worlds took to Gamescom and dropped a ton of information regarding updates coming soon to every single one of the free to play games in their portfolio.
First up, Rift. The free to play MMORPG is heading into update 3.4 and in addition to a new raid, expedition zone, dungeon and more, update 3.4 also brings a first to the free to play title. A new calling will be added to the game for the first time since launch. The Primalist is a totally new nature based calling that includes 6 new souls to choose from that specialize the Primalist in DPS, tanking, or healing roles.
On the sandbox side of Trion Worlds, ArcheAge will soon release its largest update ever entitled Heroes Awaken. The brand-new Hero System, updates to the Guild Progression System, Housing upgrades and a reborn Diamond Shore offer just a glimpse at the new content in ArcheAge Heroes Awaken.
Even Defiance got in on the announcement action as an upcoming update patch will introduce a new race of enemies, the acidic Shrill who inhabit Silicon Valley’s arkfalls. Also added will be Supreme Weapons, a new higher tier of rarity which can be applied to all current and future weapons.
For all the announcement particulars, check out the official Trion Worlds site.