Tribes: Ascend Open Beta Begins This Friday

Posted February 22, 2012  

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Tribes Ascend

Everybody’s invited.

Tribes: Ascend’s open beta will start this Friday, February 24 at 5PM GMT, Hi-Rez Studios has announced. If you’re already playing the closed beta, fear not, as there will be no character wipes and all your hard-earned progress and unlocks will be retained in the open beta.

A major content update is also on the way. Here’s a rundown of the changes:

• New gametype, Arena Deathmatch, with two initial maps
• New Capture The Flag map, Temple Ruins
• New Team Deathmatch map, Inferno
• Two new unlockable items for the Soldier class: Proximity Grenade and Utility Pack
• New default suits for Doombringer and Brute
• Ability to view either Blood Eagle or Diamond Sword skins from Class menu
• Service supporting Name Change
• Large number of bug-fixes and balance adjustments.

For more information about Tribes: Ascend’s open beta, check out the official announcement.

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