Starsiege: Tribes is a first-person shooter set in the Metaltech universe which pits different warring tribes against each other. This first-person 3D action shooter is designed to focus on cooperative multiplayer gaming. Use single-player training missions to develop the skills required to become veteran warriors, then join multiplayer combat between 2 to 32 players connected over the Internet or LAN on a wide variety of battlefields, fulfilling different objectives, using wide variety of weapons, armor, and equipment.
The demo to the game included 3 levels and quickly hosted an extremely large community, it was active the entire lifespan of the full game, even long after "Tribes 2" came out, 1000´s of fans logged on to the original demo and fought it out in organized clan matches. Rarely have a demo supported so many dedicated fans for such a long time.