Fans eager to see what Atlanta-based Hi-Rez Studios is doing to the Tribes franchise should head for QuakeCon in Dallas August 4 through 7, where Tribes: Ascend will be available in playable form, with closed beta keys up for grabs.
Tribes: Ascend Makes Its Playable Debut At QuakeCon 2011
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If it's felt like something has been missing from Kotaku for the last month, that's because someone wonderful has been away. As many of you have noticed and inquired about, our beloved colleague, senior writer, and Hatsune Miku aficionado Mike Fahey has not been writing for the site he's called home for the last dozen years. He's been out - and will continue to be out - for medical reasons. He recently gave me his blessing to let you know where things are at.
Yesterday's game. Lemmings! The little icon did come from the original game, not Lemmings 2, so I'm going to award yesterday to Tigerion. But props to everyone who was on the right path, especially skittlebrau who identified the exact character.