Tribes Ascend News

tribes ascend f2p
We talked yesterday about the sad news of Quake Live losing its coveted free to play status, due to a rather complicated migration onto steam. Fortunately, if you like to keep your mmofps games free, another awesome aerial shooter series has freed itself up. Tribes Ascend has been free to play ever since its inception and is another, fantastic, high flying fps, with some great, unique mechanics, such as its crazy, jetpack powered sliding capabil...
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Oct 30 2015
Hi-Rez Studios president discusses Tribes Ascend
It's hard to believe, but it's been over two full years since the Tribes Ascend mmofps went into development limbo as Hi-Rez Studios made the decision to focus on SMITE. Now the online shooter has re-emerged into the gaming sphere as PC Gamer talked with Hi-Rez Studios president Stewart Chisam about what is currently going on with Tribes Ascend as the game just received the Out of the Blue patch that added some maps and revamped the class system....
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Sep 28 2015
tribes ascend development turned over to the fans
Earlier this week it was revealed that content development for Tribes: Ascend had gone to the freezer, but now it seems that such development will soon be runing again. Except in this case, such development is being turned over to the fans as Hi-Rez Studios prepares to deliver a professional-grade map editor for the MMOFPS game in lieu of further developer updates. In statements made to Rock, Paper, Shotgun, studio CEO Todd Harris stated that “Th...
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Jul 18 2013
tribes ascend content development freeze
After a year's worth of support for the online free-to-play MMOFPS Tribes: Ascend, development of new content for the game has now been shelved away in the freezer. Developer Hi-Rez Studios confirmed this sad occurence, stating that a follow-up/sequel to the game would be more likely to release than any future updates to what's currently available, though such work isn't underway at this time. This unfortunately also means that new stuck-in-devel...
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Jul 16 2013
tribes ascend game of the year edition
The Game of the Year Edition will unlock all classes, weapons and perks to the celebrated MMOFPS. Hi-Rez Studios, the makers of Tribes Ascend, said the Game of the Year Edition will be released as a digital download for the PC tomorrow, February 15. It will be sold for a discounted £ 20.99, € 23.99 (around $32) when it launches on Steam and the official Tribes Ascend website (, while existing Tribes VIPs can purchase...
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Feb 14 2013
tribes ascend twinfusor update
Tribes Ascend got an action-packed content reload with the Twinfusor update, which added three new weapons, two CTF maps, three skins, and a whole barrage of balance changes to make the MMOFPS title a lot more fun and explosive. Released on July 25, the Twinfusor update introduces a trio of radical arms – the Pathfinder’s Light Twinfusor, the Soldier’s Twinfusor and Juggernaut’s Heavy Twinfusor. Hi-Rez Studios co-founder and COO Todd Harris even...
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Jul 26 2012