Wings of Dawn
Wings of Dawn is a total conversion by Spoon released on August 22, 2010. It features an anime-inspired design that takes place in an entirely originally-designed setting outside of the FreeSpace universe. Its popularity lead to the release of an addon a few months later titled A Nordera Day.
|Wings of Dawn Screenshots|
- A new universe
- Custom soundtrack
- New head ani's
- Tons of new primary and secondary weapons
- Custom models
MediaVPs, 3.6.12 The 3.6.12 build or newer
Straight from the mod.ini: "Follow the happy go lucky 1st Joint Guardian Angel Strike Force as they go to far away places, meet new alien life forms and then, kill them."
Wings of Dawn is a unique mod largely from the imagination of a single individual. It has great depth in whichever avenue you enjoy out of gaming: story, gameplay, adventure experience etc. It has a little of everything, and don't let the fact that it's an anime fool you, it's not without charm and is very accessible to people who think Cowboy Bebop is some kind of western dance club. Save this mod for a day where you have lots of free time, then prepare to get sucked into another universe. - bigchunk1
I'm willing to go out on a limb and say that this creature here represents one of the biggest strides in FreeSpace modding we've ever seen....
There's nothing I know of, either released or in the works, that can match Wings of Dawn for sheer chutzpah and unfettered ambition. Spoon had the colossal testicular fortitude to tackle the creation of a brand new universe, and he pulled it off - with enviable flair and attention to detail. - General Battuta