Ultima Online celebrated its 20th anniversary over the weekend. And in a surprise announcement, Broadsword Online Games announced a free-to-play mode for the game, Endless Journey.
Monthly Archive: September 2017
Raph Koster, one of the original designers who worked on Ultima Online, is celebrating that game’s 20th anniversary by taking questions. Lots of questions.
Shroud of the Avatar – Update of the Avatar #246 – Blackblade Foothills and Portalarium’s Top 10 Priorities for Launch
Some enterprising Ultima fans are attempting to plan a replacement event for Rustic Dragon’s cancelled HoBLotH IV.
The Age of Ultimacraft team have added Lord British’s castle to their Ultima-themed Minecraft server.
Goldenflame Dragon has launched a Patreon page to support development of The Dark Unknown, and will be adding NPC schedules and a day/night cycle to the game.
Volker Elzner’s old-school RPG, once exclusive to mobile devices, is now available for PC via Steam.
The 20th anniversary party for Ultima Online happens this Friday and Saturday, in Herndon, Virginia.
David L. Craddock’s new book — Break Out: How the Apple II Launched the PC Gaming Revolution — contains a number of stories about Richard Garriott and Origin Systems. Here are three of them.
Nox Archaist, a new (yes, new) RPG for the Apple II, is now being crowdfunded on Kickstarter.
GOG are having another sale, their BIG DEAL sale. Because of course they are.
Shroud of the Avatar – Update of the Avatar #245 – NW Blackblade Mtns & R45 Post Mortem Questions
It’s difficult to imagine that Pagan would be added to the game, but there’s still a lot of crossover with lore from Ultima 8 in The Shattered Obelisk event arc.
The final alpha test for Legends of Aria kicks off next week.