Our Senior Builder BeingAmazing is going to be doing a stream at 4PM UTC/12PM (Noon) EST on Monday, 18th May 2020.
During this stream BeingAmazing will be playing the game for an hour and will be demonstrating some of the mechanics that Rift has to offer.
After that, he will use a separate account to spectate the game and show off the map, while chatting with various staff members about the ga...
Trying to be as transparent as possible with our beta release. We experienced some severe lag on Rift-1 due to some development commands being run. We believe that this caused a spike in memory which never went away as Rift-1 suffered a hard crash, meaning that garbage collection didn't occur properly. We have cleared our network cache which we believe has improved performance.
Additionally, we have reduced the view distance from 24(!) to 8. It was so high before because it makes it much easier to build, but it doesn't need to be that high for general gameplay, and it also causes lots of our custom code such as Zombie spawns to go a bit haywire.
Finally, we have made some changes to our curren...