RIFT 3.6: Hotfix #9 5/25/2016

NA: 5/25/16 6 AM PDT
EU: 5/26/16 1 AM GMT (UTC)


GENERAL
* Minion: Kaerth’s starting stamina is now 10.


ARTIFACTS
* A new Rival Bounty Hunter is loose in Planetouched Wilds.
* Dramatically increased the drop rate of Primalist Bounties in PVP!
* Added Warchanter, Shadeborn, Maelstrom, Runeshaper, and Frostkeeper Bounty Sets.


RIFT STORE AND SERVICES
* Head to the Boosts section: Select boosts are 20% off through June 1st!


SOULS

MAGE

FROSTKEEPER
* Infuse Magic healing reduced by 15% in PVP.
* Earthen Renewal healing reduced by 5% in PVP.
* Telluric Burst healing reduced by 5% in PVP.
* Earthmending healing reduced by 10% in PVP.


WARRIOR

RIFTBLADE
* Riftblade Bursts are no longer incorrectly affected by the Planar Attunement PVP crit debuff during PVE.


INSTANT ADVENTURE
* Warrior and Cleric Shields gained as rewards for Intrepid Instant Adventures no longer have a chance of granting DPS stats.

INTREPID MIND OF MADNESS
* Pagura’s lieutenants, Crustok and Brachy, will no longer move from their spawn position.
* Players now gain an ability called Shield Breaker that removes Brachy and Crustok’s Fortified Shell.
* While fighting Lord Arak, players now gain Shield Breaker, allowing them to remove Shield of Darkness.
* A new callout warns players once Lord Arak casts Shield of Darkness.
* Lord Arak’s health has been reduced by 10%.
* The number of AoE crystals that spawn during the Lord Arak encounter is now capped at 10.
* Crystals spawn at a slightly reduced rate.
* Judge, Jury, and Executioner: Once players have killed the Executioner, the Jury will despawn.
* The Grotesque Trophy Collector’s effigies should no longer follow players if they leave the Mind of Madness Instant Adventure.


DUNGEONS AND RAIDS

BRONZE TOMB
* The Assault on Bronze Tomb Achievement “Murder and Mayhem, For Prophet” should be working correctly now.

COMET OF AHNKET
* Fixed a bug where the dominance leaderboards for Caelon and Hericius were not working as intended.
* Fyragnos: Fixed an issue on Hard Mode where Fyragnos was casting “Bane of Fyragnos” before transitioning to his final air phase and with an increased damage multipler.
* Fyragnos: Fixed and issue with the expanding VFX of Lava Fields spawned from “Bane of Fyragnos” not rendering 100% of the time.
* Fixed an issue where some players were not getting Normal Mode loot on Duke Eblius and Fyragnos if they switched difficulty modes.
* Caelon’s Embrace and Remnants of Caelon now cleans up after player deaths.
* The trees around Hericius are now covered with player repelling spray, you’re no longer able to climb up them!
* Fixed and issue with Duke Eblius and Fyragnos where sometimes they would cast Hard Mode only abilities on lower difficulty levels if originally set to Hard Mode and the difficulty mode was lowered.
* Fixed a bug that was preventing players who left their raid from being removed from the zone.


ZONES AND EVENTS
* Footholds in the Plane of Water no longer receive the Mending Presence buff when being defended by planar invaders.

SCARLET GORGE
* Quest: A Day Off: Quest objectives should now appear in the right order.


ITEMS
* Comet of Ahnket Cleric one-handed maces now display the correct icon.
* Introduction Mode items that required Tower Sigils to upgrade now require Broken Cosmoses.
* Chain and plate items dropped from Easy Mode Comet of Ankhet bosses not correctly require metal amenders instead of textile amenders.
* Comet of Ahnket: Added cooldown periods to activated weapon abilities that were missing them.


AUCTION HOUSE
* The following items should now appear in the proper Auction House sub-categories:
- Pansy, Impatient and Rose
- Pansy and Violet
- Code Breaker’s Puzzle Box
- Strands of Draum
- Strands of Arak