Update of the Avatar #83 – 2014.07.25: It’s PvP Time!, Shardfall Ruins, Titan of Love, Drinking Horn, Alienware Prizes, and More!
Sir John has released version 0.20 of his German translation patch for Ultima 6.
Sir John is looking for volunteers to help him correct various nitpick-related issues in Ultima 6′s dialogue and other text.
A 2001 article from news magazine The New Yorker’s “Department of Gaming”, which looks at the development and culture of Ultima Online.
Sir John, not content with just translating Ultima 6 into German, is now preparing an English-language patch for the game as well, which addresses some of the lore/consistency nitpicks about the game.
Broadsword Online Games have released a small patch for Ultima Online’s Publish 86, which should now be live on the Test Center shard.
Pix has finished his playthrough of Ultima 1: The Board Game, and has given his thoughts on it.
Voyager Dragon has released an update to the Exodus Project’s Ultima 3 Upgrade, fixing a number of issues that had been brought to his attention.
Portalarium’s Chris Spears and Scott Jennings have prepared some useful information for players concerning the changes in Shroud of the Avatar’s Release 8.
Shroud of the Avatar – PreAlpha Release 8 Instructions – Combat and PVP
MMORPG.com got an advance look at Shroud of the Avatar’s upcoming Release 8. They cover the game’s combat system, and some of the other new additions to the game.
Maps of Britannia (circa Ultima 7) and the Serpent Isle for use in Dwarf Fortress, the part-roguelike, part-city-building, Code page 437-graphics game.
The CRPG Addict is playing through Ring of Darkness, a 1982 ZX Spectrum game that very obviously rips off Akalabeth, Ultima 1, and Ultima 2.
The Ultima Dragons Facebook group continues to add members, and now comprises over 800 Dragons. Hast thou joined yet?