Friday, March 9, 2012

Hi-Rez Studios Announce Tribes: Ascend Comes Out 12th April, Beta Progress Will Carry Over

Hi-Rez Studios have announced Tribes: Ascend is set to come out on 12th April. Tribes: Ascend is currently in a Beta, which has over 400,000 players participating, and all the player progress made in the beta will be carried over into the final release. those interested in trying Tribes: Ascend can head to without the need for a Beta Key. Hi-Rez Studios have also released a parody video for Tribes: Ascend, see if you can guess the game trailer is parodying.

Press Release

Nintendo Reveal USA Console Sales And Software Landmarks For February

Nintendo have revealed USA console sales for February. in all 625,000 hardware units were sold, the breakdown is, including a percentage increase over January sales:

Nintendo 3DS: 262,000, a 53 percent increase
Wii: 228,000, a 50 percent increase
Nintendo DS: 135,000, a 76 percent increase
Total: 625,000, a 57 percent increase

Nintendo have also announced Super Mario Galaxy 2 has become the ninth Wii game to sell more than 5 Million units. The Nintendo Wii console has now sold over 39 Million units in the USA over 64 Months. Super Mario 3D Land and Mario Kart 7 on the 3DS each sold over 100,000 Units and Pokemon Black and White on the Nintendo DS have sold a combined 4 Million units in the USA.

Press Release