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I never make kills D:
i do get much points because i hit but i never can give the finishing blow :/
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Wow I haven't heard of this franchise since the first tribes. Nice to see a comeback and I think im genuinely interested. Downloading and patching now hopefully I'll get some playtime when the beta goes open.
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I think he meant to say that they dumbed down ascend to that of halo. I would agree to that.

What I did not like:

Spinfusor not unlocked for all classes
Ski speed cap
Having to switch to grenades instead of pressing "G"
No mine disking/gren boosting
Assault rifles? WTH?
F2P
Melee? Why!
2 weapon limit for a heavy class? (might be a F2P issue)

They may have changed some of that but until then it plays like something similar to halo.
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I have been enjoying this game since before skyrim was released. aside from a few glitches here and there(which is to be expected in a beta) this has been my go to time waster more so than BF3. i never played any of the original tribes/starsiege but i personally find this game to be entertaining.

my tribes name is fycnero, feel free to add me.
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Originally Posted by vas flam View Post

I think he meant to say that they dumbed down ascend to that of halo. I would agree to that.
What I did not like:
Spinfusor not unlocked for all classes
Ski speed cap
Having to switch to grenades instead of pressing "G"
No mine disking/gren boosting
Assault rifles? WTH?
F2P
Melee? Why!
2 weapon limit for a heavy class? (might be a F2P issue)
They may have changed some of that but until then it plays like something similar to halo.

Completely disagree with 2 3 and 4 Spinfusor not for all classes Good thing. Speed cap what speed cap it just shows you how fast you go or you played when the speed cap was still present.... and i can hit g actually its F just fine to throw grenade dunno what your doing wrong.. and you can always change the controls man. This game is epic I played tribes and tribes 2 for to long almost as bad as my addiction to CS 1.6 this plays alot like Tribes and that i really enjoy
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I hope this plays like the original Tribes, but it will never be the same. A big part of what made tribes so awesome was the tight knit community behind it.

I have yet to find and play any game with a community built up like tribes had.
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There isn't a lot of skill involved in this game, IMO. I haven't played any other Tribes game, saw the Facebook/Beta invite and thought I would try it out. It's alot of fun - but just doesn't seem to require any skill to play.
Everyone just seems to fly about shooting exploding projectiles. Most of the guns we're give explode on impact, just shoot the floor around the enemy and you're bound to get a kill, lol.

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I just hate how it's basically a Halo remake.

Tribes came before Xbox. This game is an attempted remake of the original tribes. Maybe some things were ripped off, but conceptually tribes came first.
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There isn't a lot of skill involved in this game, IMO. I haven't played any other Tribes game, saw the Facebook/Beta invite and thought I would try it out. It's alot of fun - but just doesn't seem to require any skill to play.
Everyone just seems to fly about shooting exploding projectiles. Most of the guns we're give explode on impact, just shoot the floor around the enemy and you're bound to get a kill, lol.
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I haven't played this remake of tribes yet, but I imagine that not having a lot of skill to play is a bit over exaggerated if you start playing objective game types like CTF.
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I might add that the beta is open now no need to wait til friday. I just finished patching and was able to jump right in and play a few games. Quite fun I must say. Artillery striking people w/ the Juggernaut's Mortar is incredibly satisfying.
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lol@ people who are SO bad that they think this game takes no skill, its really sad how CoDwashed everyone is.
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