Tribes: Ascend surpasses one million downloads
Free to play shooter pulls in big numbers in the first month of release
Posted by Alex 'SpectralShock' V on May 16, 2012 - 11:03am EST (May 16, 2012 11:03)
Hi-Rez Studios today announced that Tribes: Ascend has been downloaded 1.2 million times to date since its release a month ago on PC.
“We’re thrilled that over 1 million gamers have discovered the fast-paced and skill-based gameplay of Tribes," said Todd Harris, Hi-Rez Studios Chief Operating Officer. “It is truly the player support of the title that has driven the population growth and fuels our team to deliver updates.”
Hi-Rez Studios also announced that over 110,000 people have joined the game via the recently introduced friend referral system.
Tribes: Ascend has received three free DLC updates to date and has outlined a summer schedule for tournaments that include over $30,000 in cash and prizes for players.