Author: WtF Dragon

Ultima Songbook; U6 Project dev tools released; Iris and Exult updated

Ultima Songbook; U6 Project dev tools released; Iris and Exult updated

I see that Dino’s Ultima Page has posted some news concerning a couple of new file releases from different projects. Notably, Ranman’s Ultima V for TI Calculators has released a beta version of that...

Anyone seen 'Ashes'?

Anyone seen 'Ashes'?

I got this email via the contact form this morning: I was wondering if you would happen to know what happened to the game ‘Ashes’ and their website? Thank you, Dagur Dragon That’s a...

Gaming convention in the works

Gaming convention in the works

I’ve signed on as the Technical Officer of a committee that is planning to host a gaming convention in my home city of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. More details to follow, including recruitment/volunteer opportunities.

Ultima Underworld for Dungeon Keeper; U6P Milestone 5 available here

Ultima Underworld for Dungeon Keeper; U6P Milestone 5 available here

I was contacted a while back (an inexcusably long while back, as it happens — my apologies!) by Zen, who passed along a bit of an addon module for Dungeon Keeper based on the...

U6 Project: Milestone 5 released!

U6 Project: Milestone 5 released!

I just got this notice in my email inbox, and it’s a hute announcement indeed: Milestone 5 of the Ultima 6 Project has been released! It is with much pleasure that we announce the...

Ultima Restoration update

Ultima Restoration update

Ultima Restoration developer Saduj contacted me to let me know that another utility has been added to his team’s collection of Neverwinter Nights modifications — an Ultima-style conversation system to replace the default system...

The Path of the Avatar

The Path of the Avatar

Ergonpandilus Dragon has made us a short video that neatly summarizes, using the tapestry from Ultima 9, the plot of the Ultima series and the path of the Avatar. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6SJO_Vjjg0&hl=en] Very good work,...

Habemus forum!

Habemus forum!

That’s right — Aiera has a forum again. What are you waiting for, O Reader? Go thou and see for thyself! Some of the comment threads have been getting a bit long; hopefully this...

The Ultima Restoration Project

The Ultima Restoration Project

I just got this in my inbox this morning. It’s a notice from NWN developer and Ultima fan Saduj that a new Ultima website — a combination of links to other Ultima projects and...

Ultima V for TI Calculators has been released!

Ultima V for TI Calculators has been released!

That’s right, folks — Ranman has finished his port of the classic Ultima 5 to the Texas Instruments TI-89 calculator! Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny Original by Lord British (Richard Garriott), Origin Systems, 1988...

A little heartbeat!

A little heartbeat!

The Dragoness is about 15 weeks along now, and last Wednesday she had her monthly appointment with the doctor. Very cool: while the doctor didn’t do a full-on ultrasound, she did use a little...

UW in Portuguese; Exult and Pentagram snapshots; EUO 3D; Project Britannia update

UW in Portuguese; Exult and Pentagram snapshots; EUO 3D; Project Britannia update

I apologize for the gap in news updating; both my job and my home life have been rather busy these last few weeks, and I’ve had precious little time to stroll through “the Ultimasphere”...

Too true — graphics vs. story

Too true — graphics vs. story

I like the guys at Cracked.com. While I’m not a fan of some of the gross-out, overtly sexual humour, I do generally appreciate the insight they often display in their articles. Yes, they’re intended...