User Interface

The User Interface (UI) for Rift at this stage fits to the usual standard one sees in a MMORPG, with hotbars, a minimap, and health/mana bars. It is reported to be “clean and uncluttered”. The developers are of the opinion that there is no need to fix what isn’t broken. However, the UI will be customizable, and uses Scaleform.

From off screen footage, the following things can be confirmed:

The User Interface appears at this time to be very standard and clean. Similar to that of Aion, Warhammer, and World of Warcraft.

  • Player Unitframe
    • Level
    • Portrait
    • Health
    • Power
  • Target Unitframe
    • Level
    • Portrait
    • Health
    • Power
    • Cast Bar
    • Buffs
    • Debuffs
  • Chat Window
    • Active Opacity
    • Inactive Opacity
    • Tabs
  • Hotbars
    • 12 columns
    • Global Cooldown indicator
  • Minimap
    • Square
  • Buffs / Debuffs
    • Growing left from minimap
  • Cast Bar
    • Cast Name
  • Bag frame
    • Shows available Bag slots
    • Shows the amount of money you have
  • Quest Tracker

It is not yet known if the UI will be extensible.

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