For step by step instructions to install Tribes visit our install guide Starsiege: Tribes Install Guide.
The most important steps to ensuring that Tribes works correctly in a Windows environment are outlined above in the Installation guide.
These settings are specifically for Nvidia cards but should be similar for Radeon cards as well. The most important part of setting up your graphics card settings is creating an individual profile for your Tribes.exe by clicking on the Program Settings tab and adding your Tribes.exe. More detailed instructions can be found in the installation guide.
A pickup is an organized game of Tribes where two captains take turns picking teams from the pool of players until the player limit is reached. Pickups are the closest thing we have left to competition as there are not currently enough players to support a ladder. We play both Base and LT pickups. For LT pickups there are several player queues based on skill level and "seriousness".
LT pickup games are organized via a Discord bot in the #base-and-lt channel. Before playing in LT pickups you should practice your mechanical skills and understanding of the LT meta in pubs on Rosco's Mixtape 1999. To play in an LT pickup you will need to:
Base pickups are organized on Sunday nights in Rosco's Mixtape 1999 at 9pm eastern/6pm pacific.
The LT meta guide can be found at the bottom of the home page of PlayT1.com