Tag Archives: Hi-Rez Studios

Tribes: Ascend Closed Beta Starts On November 4th

Tribes fans, get ready as the highly anticipated closed beta phase of Tribes: Ascend will start on November 4th. The closed beta phase was originally planned to start on September but there were a few adjustments that the team wanted to make before the start of that phase and was eventually delayed. Continue reading Tribes: Ascend Closed Beta Starts On November 4th

Tribes: Ascend Accepts Applications for Beta

Hi-Rez Studios, developer of AAA free-to-play online games, today announced that the first phase of Tribes: Ascend closed beta will begin within the next few weeks.  Players can apply for this initial phase at www.tribesascend.com as Hi-Rez Studios will be granting access to thousands of hand-selected players worldwide.  Continue reading Tribes: Ascend Accepts Applications for Beta

Tribes: Ascend – New PAX Screenshots

Hi-Rez Studios released today new screenshots of Tribes: Ascend from PAX. Tribes: Ascend is developed by Hi-Rez themselves, is using the Unreal 3 engine and is being positioned as the multi-player successor to the much lauded Tribes 2 and a re-introduction of the franchise to the gaming world. The game is slated for release later this year on the PC! Continue reading Tribes: Ascend – New PAX Screenshots

Alpha footage of SMITE from PAX 2011

Dota fans, here is a footage from SMITE’s Alpha build that was playable at this year’s PAX event. Developed by Hi-Rez Studios, SMITE is a DoTA-style 3rd person action game where gods from various mythologies fight for supremacy in action-packed multiplayer battles, within beautiful environments powered by Unreal Engine 3. Enjoy the this gameplay video after the jump. Continue reading Alpha footage of SMITE from PAX 2011

Global Agenda: Recursive Colony Expansion Coming this Fall

Hi-Rez Studios announced that the Recursive Colony expansion to Global Agenda will be released in early Fall and will be available to all players with no purchase required. Version 1.5 will be the largest content update in the history of Global Agenda. Attendees of the Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, WA can be the first to play the new content this weekend within the Hi-Rez Studios booth #252.  Continue reading Global Agenda: Recursive Colony Expansion Coming this Fall

New Screenshots for Tribes: Ascend and SMITE

Hi-Rez Studios released today three brand new screenshots for Tribes: Ascend and one for their free-to-play DoTA-inspired online game, SMITE. Although we don’t know when SMITE will be released, we do know that Tribes: Ascend is slated for release the second quarter of this year on the PC. Enjoy the screenshots after the jump. Continue reading New Screenshots for Tribes: Ascend and SMITE

Tribes: Ascend Overdose – 20 Minutes Of Gameplay Footage

As promised, Hi-Rez Studios are showcasing Tribes: Ascend at QuakeCon so get ready for a 20 minutes gameplay footage of it. This is off-camera footage so be warned. The video showcases the game’s 8vs8 Capture The Flag mode. Graphics wise, the game looks good even from this off-camera footage. You will also have the opportunity to witness both first person and third person action mayhem. Tribes: Ascend is slated for release later this year on PC. Continue reading Tribes: Ascend Overdose – 20 Minutes Of Gameplay Footage

SMITE – Two New Screenshots for this ‘DOTA-ish game’

Hi-Rez Studios released today two new screenshots for their brand new game where gods from various mythologies fight for supremacy in action-packed multiplayer battles, within beautiful environments powered by Unreal Engine 3. And we have to admit that it does look great. Oh… and there isn’t any brown-ish post process effect. Hurray! Continue reading SMITE – Two New Screenshots for this ‘DOTA-ish game’

Hi-Rez Studios explains their Loadout System – Loadouts can be acquired through gameplay

A lot of PC gamers whined when Hi-Rez Studios revealed that Tribes Ascend’s Loadouts can be purchased and in an attempt to calm them down, the company released an interesting FAQ on their forums. After reading, we have to say that there is really no reason to worry guys, as Loadouts can also be acquired through gameplay. Moreover, all Loadouts will be balanced, players will have access to multiple load-outs per match and each and every one of them has five usable items: a specific armor, an in-hand weapon, another in-hand weapon, a belt slot, a Pack, and a melee weapon. Continue reading Hi-Rez Studios explains their Loadout System – Loadouts can be acquired through gameplay