Tag Archives: Hi-Rez Studios

Tribes: Ascend – Update 1.1 Releases Today, Features Three New Maps & Balance Changes, Unlocks Everything

It’s been almost two years since the last update for Tribes: Ascend, therefore most players thought this game to be dead. Well, apparently it isn’t. Hi-Rez Studios is releasing today a new update for it that comes with various balance changes, and introduces three new maps. Continue reading Tribes: Ascend – Update 1.1 Releases Today, Features Three New Maps & Balance Changes, Unlocks Everything

Paladins – Team-based Shooter From The Developers Behind SMITE – First Screenshots & Trailer

Hi-Rez Studios, the creators of SMITE, have just released the very first gameplay footage and screenshots for Paladins, their upcoming team-based FPS. Paladins aims to offer deep strategy and in-match character progression through decks of collectible cards, which enhance a character’s core set of abilities. Continue reading Paladins – Team-based Shooter From The Developers Behind SMITE – First Screenshots & Trailer

SMITE: Battleground of the Gods Is Now Available On Steam

Hi-Rez Studios today released SMITE, the mythology-themed, free-to-play action MOBA, on Steam. SMITE has developed a community of over 10 million players since it launched through its own proprietary service on PC last year, and this Steam release aims to make the title more accessible to a broader array of gamers. Continue reading SMITE: Battleground of the Gods Is Now Available On Steam

Hi-Rez Focuses On Various Social Media Platforms, Abandons Its Own Forum

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Now this is really… weird. Hi-Rez Studios has announced that it will be focusing its resources on Social Media and will be abandoning its own forums. As the company stated, players will continue discussing Hi-Rez games and initiatives via the established community sub-Reddits. Tomorrow, the official forums will be closed and won’t be available. Continue reading Hi-Rez Focuses On Various Social Media Platforms, Abandons Its Own Forum

Users report that Hi-Rez violates SMITE’s EULA, provide video to back up these claims

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Now this is something that may interest a lot of F2P gamers and fans of Hi-Rez Studios’ titles, SMITE, Global Agenda and Tribes: Ascend. Reddit’s user ‘ACEmat’ has reported that Hi-Rez violates its EULA by letting a scanner running and monitoring for blacklist software even when its games are closed. In case you did not know, The Tribes/Smite/GA EULA states Hi-Rez has the right to monitor for blacklist software while the game is open. However, evidence has shown that Hi-Rez monitors your computer for blacklist software even when Tribes/Smite/GA is closed, which violates the agreement in the EULA. Continue reading Users report that Hi-Rez violates SMITE’s EULA, provide video to back up these claims

Tribes: Ascend – Game Of The Year Edition Announced

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Hi-Rez Studios today announced that a “Game of the Year Edition” (GotY) of Tribes: Ascend will be released on February 15th, 2013 as a single-purchase digital download for the PC. With five editor’s choice awards and Game of the Year honors, this edition celebrates the critical success of Tribes: Ascend. With this edition players can get access to over 100 weapons, all 9 classes, and all 21 perks. The Tribes: Ascend GotY Edition includes weapon and perk DLC from all ten previous expansions as well as the new Shocklance weapon. Continue reading Tribes: Ascend – Game Of The Year Edition Announced