When I received an invite from “Trion World Network” more than a month ago for last week’s Trion Connect event I had no idea what was in store, and now after the fact I’m still trying to digest all of the things that took place. For one, Trion is now known officially as Trion Worlds, a developer whose overarching goal is to create massively social games and usher in new genres in doing so.

In addition to this, their first project Heroes of Telara is now known as Rift: Planes of Telara, a much better name in my opinion; though it’s not quite as HoT anymore. But you care less about the name and more about gameplay, right? Good, then — let’s get on to that.

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