Summerfest Event On PTS Now

PTS posted by Cupcakes

Currently on the PTS for testing is the upcoming event “Summerfest” with phase one being titled “Beat the Heat.” According to the phase tracker Summerfest is tentatively scheduled for 6/27/12 until 7/25/12.

Phase 1: Beat the Heat

Summer is here and people all across Telara are taking a break from their hard-won battles to enjoy the fine weather, great food, and fantastic fishing that summer always brings.”

  • Relax and enjoy the weather! Try your hand at a Scavenger Hunt, but make sure you wear your bug repellant.

Current Quests Available

  • Lurecraft
  • Make Summer Sunfish Lures 0/2
  • 25 Summerfest Merit Badges
  • Sandwiches for Everyone!
  • Make Sunfish Po’ Boys 0/10
  • 25 Summerfest Merit Badges
  • Summer Sunfishin’
  • Fish up and Summer Sunfish near Summer Sunplants around Telara 0/10
  • 25 Summerfest Merit Badges
  • The Little Scavenger Hunt, Part 1
    • Complete the Freemarch Challenge
    • Complete the Silverwood Challenge
    • Complete the Stonefield Challenge
    • Complete the Gloamwood Challenge
    • Complete the Scarlet Gorge Challenge
  • 2 Summerfest Friendship Bracelets
  • The Great Scavenger Hunt, Part 1
    • Complete the Scarwood Challenge
    • Complete the Moonshade Challenge
    • Complete the Droughtlands Challenge
    • Complete the Iron Pine Challenge
    • Complete the Shimmersand Challenge
    • Complete the Stillmoor Challenge
  • 2 Summerfest Friendship Bracelets

Summerfest Reward Vendors

There will also be a new vendor again that will offer up the chance to purchase titles and more! They cost 1 Summerfest Friendship Bracelet. The following items will be available (note that the tooltips are not updated on the PTS, thus I will edit this post whenever the official titles are released):

  • Writ of the Sunny –
  • Writ of the Sun Burned –
  • Writ of the Sizzling –
  • Writ of the Summer Flame –
  • Writ of the Summer Royalty –
  • Writ of the Councilor –
  • The Shamble Stick –

There is also another food-based vendor that will offer up the following items that will cost 1 Summerfest Merit Badge.

  • Friend Frog Leg
  • Kelari Calamari
  • Catari Kebab
  • Eliam Fields Enselada
  • Gloamwood Gelato
  • Sanctum Spicy Wings
  • Grilled Yarnosaur Steak
  • Sangria
  • Snow Cone
  • Najomok Burger
  • Alo’s Amazing S’mores – Turns you into a bunny, much like Alo’s Amazing Popcorn)
  • Recipe: Sunfish Po’boy

Summerfest Achievements

Along with the new quests and rewards, you will find 9 new achievements for this event that total up to 55 achievement score. The following are achievements that are currently listed up on the PTS:

  • Summertime Scavengery
    Complete all of the Summerfest Scavenger Hunts
  • Not so Lazy Summer
    Complete 20 Summerfest Daily Quests
  • Angling For The Top
    Catch 100 Summer Sunfish
  • Exterminator
    Eradicate 300 Bugs
  • Flea Bitten Menace
    Delouse the Werewolves of Gloamwood
  • Live Stone
    Put the disgruntled Fae in Moonshade in a better mood.
    Title Reward: The Aggressive
  • Riddle Me This
    Solve Marten’s Riddle
  • Stillmoor Thoroughbred
    Win the Stillmoor Race
  • Summer of Love
    Spread the love in Freemarch and Silverwood

About Cupcakes

By day I'm a web developer and by night I'm slayin' internet dragons. You may know me in game as 'Cupcakey' which has been my main since I started playing Rift in March 2011. I also used to run Rift Nerd before collaborating on Rift Scene.

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