Anyone who has been paying attention to the Rift: Planes of Telara
forums in the last while has heard the cacophonous community outcry about the different types of beta keys. One will net you a weekend's worth of playtime at some point during the beta, whereas other VIP codes will net access to the entire upcoming beta. This week, Cindy "Abigale
" Bowens, the Senior Community Manager for Rift: Planes of Telara
, sat down with Ari from the Rift podcast
and talked at some length about alpha and beta access, what Trion
considers to be the differences between the two, a bit more on how testers have been selected, and her own experiences in terms of the game.
If you've been wondering just how Rift: Planes of Telara
is shaping up, or are particularly upset about the beta code situation, then you'll definitely want to give this latest edition of the podcast
a listen for some very frank talk on the entire situation. If you're new to Rift
, and would like to find out more, then the Rift podcast has you covered too -- you can always start with earlier episodes
and catch up quickly!