Starsiege: Tribes Set for Revival with Quake Wars Mod

Miss the glory days of Starsiege: Tribes? Fallen Empire didn't do it for you? You might want to check out Tribal Wars.

Enemy Territory: Quake Wars developer Splash Damage has always stated that a Tribes mod would be a good fit for the game's ski-friendly engine, and now a modding team is taking the next step. Though the following video represents early work, captured with a jittery FRAPS, the potential is exciting. BOOM video 976

The project is currently in the early phases, with a public beta still "a while off." The team is initially planning to replicate a scaled-back version of the team-based multiplayer shooter, with a single armor class and simplified inventory stations. Check out some additional screenshots and concept art while you wait.