Tribes: Ascend is a free-to-play multiplayer-only first-person shooter and part of the Tribes franchise. It is developed by Hi-Rez Studios and is currently available as a download for Microsoft Windows. Aspects from previous Tribes games such as jetpacks and skiing are featured in the game. Based on the classic Tribes series, Tribes: Ascend offers fast-paced, vertical acrobatic combat with class-based teamwork and sci-fi visuals. Wage war in a variety of open environments including frozen wastelands, sprawling cities, and jagged mountains.
Skiing: A slow soldier is a dead soldier. By holding down space bar you remove friction and build momentum to traverse large maps, hunt down targets, and escape enemy territory at intense speeds.
Jetpacks: Total freedom of movement and aerial, dog-fight like combat
Class-Based Combat: Nine classes, each with unique weapon loadouts and abilities.
Escalating Intensity: In each match you earn credits for shooting down enemies or supporting your team’s objectives. Use these match credits to upgrade base defenses, access vehicles, or call-in tactical strikes. The longer you play, the more chaotic the match becomes.
Vehicles: Pilot the powerful Beowulf tank, the speedy two-person Grav Cycle or the versatile flying Shrike.
Beautiful, Massive Battlefields: Wage war in a variety of open environments including frozen wastelands, sprawling cities, and jagged mountains.
Don’t Fight Alone: Friend-list allows you to link up with others and establish supremacy online
Spectator Mode: Highly-detailed spectator mode allows you to zoom in on your favorite players, view player data, and switch between action hot spots on the fly.