Daily Archive: October 18, 2011

Britannia Manor II For Sale!

Britannia Manor II For Sale!

RIchard Garriott is selling Britannia Manor II, the palatial Austin, Texas home where he once fended off an intruder with — yes — an Uzi.

Ultima 6: The Speed Run

Ultima 6: The Speed Run

In two hours, twelve minutes, and twenty seconds, I passed Ultima 6. Here’s how I did it, with video footage in support of the claim!

Updated: That Akalabeth Fake…Was Probably A Fake (Or: Another Scam?)

Updated: That Akalabeth Fake…Was Probably A Fake (Or: Another Scam?)

The seller of the (probably) fake copy of Akalabeth recently had a couple of other dubious pieces of vintage software up for sale on eBay. With the APPLE-OIDS copy in particular, it seems he did a rather sloppy job.

Beautiful Britannia: U9BB.EXE Updated

Beautiful Britannia: U9BB.EXE Updated

Firstknight has provided an updated version of the main Beautiful Britannia executable; it now functions as a patch for the penultimate Forgotten World update for Ultima 9.