Yesterday, the Ultima Online Producer released a letter outlining future plans for UO.
Category: Ultima Online
Status of Ultima Online: UO’s Lead Designer was laid off last week, due to EA budget cuts, leaving us with six dev team members, some EMs, and some GMs.
Origin historian Pix has published a short review of Stephen Emond’s second Ultima-focused guide.
Photographs of screenshot mockups and concept art for a hitherto unknown enhancement proposed for Ultima Online…or possibly an early name for UXO.
Images of concept art posters for Ultima Online: Age of Shadows, from the offices of Mythic Entertainment.
A commentary on the state of modern MMORPGs that bemoans the lack of good sandbox-style games.
Pix has posted a few photos of what is purportedly a t-shirt made for the Ultima Online 2 development team.
Naoki Yoshida, producer for Final Fantasy XIV, recently entertained Mythic’s Jeff Skalski and Bonnie Armstrong at the Square Enix studio in Japan.
Stephen Emond’s Ultima Online: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide is available on sale, as are all his previous books!
A rather more negative review of Ultima Online, from the February 1998 edition of PC Home.
Another Ultima Online review from January 1998, this time from PC Format magazine, courtesy of Pix.
Courtesy of Pix, here is a two-page review of Ultima Online that originally appeared in PC Gamer.
Scans of the jewel case, booklet, and CD that make up an apparently specific-to-Walmart edition of Ultima Online: Renaissance.
Oh, the things franchise producers do for major events in the franchise.