Hi-Rez Studios Releases Latest Update To Tribes: Ascend
Today, Hi-Rez Studios introduces another significant update to the Open Beta of the free-to-play fast-action multiplayer shooter Tribes: Ascend.
Patch Highlights include:
Added Sunstar, a new Capture the Flag map.
Temple Ruins, a Capture the Flag map, has been revised based on community feedback and returns to the Quick Play rotation.
Additional European servers added. Region selection includes Europe – London and Europe – Amsterdam.
Additional Asian servers added. Region selection includes Asia – Japan, and Asia – Singapore
Server performance optimizations.
More polished reticules and HUD icons. Also, users may now disable unwanted HUD elements using SETTINGS menu.
User settings now stored server-side. Setting may be reset with this patch but settings should be preserved upon future patches.
Other balance changes, features, and bug-fixes are detailed in the patch notes.
Hi-Rez Studios also announced their intent to reward the very active Beta community. When Tribes: Ascend officially releases on April 12th, all Beta players who have reached level 10 will receive an exclusive in-game Beta badge. All player progress and unlocks in Beta will be preserved through release with no planned character wipes.