Featuring the first 20 levels of play, Rift’ s second closed beta event“Guardians of the Vigil” is scheduled to start at 6.00pm GMT Friday, December 17 th and run through Monday, December 20 th at 6.00pm GMT.

About“Guardians of the Vigil”:

Players will be reborn as Ascended souls of the Vigil, prophesized to put an end to the tyrant Aedraxis and his plan to sacrifice the world to Regulos. Save the forest of Silverwood from the war between fiery minions of chaos and the corrupted followers of the elven prince Hylas. Venture into the Realm of the Fae to break the hold that Greenscale’s lieutenant Lord Twyl has over the ancient home of the elves.

 “Guardians of the Vigil” will be localized for English, French and German speaking territories.

To register for beta go to www.RIFTgame.com/betasignup


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