In which we look at the various Ultima fan projects that have been active, even if only briefly, in 2013, and note the progress that these have made.
Category: Inspired by Ultima
Elderlands, the 2D tile-based MMORPG by Jason Ely (of Ultima 8 fame) has entered an open alpha test. Try it today!
In their latest preview of Divinity: Original Sin, Rock, Paper, Shotgun! have some very good things to say about Larian Studios’ upcoming RPG…including several obvious connections to Ultima 7.
Kevin Fishburne adds torches to his Ultima-inspired, PvE MMORPG…and then realizes what else he can add using the same methods.
The Real Texas, a somewhat Ultima-inspired RPG, has been Greenlit (Greenlighted?) on Steam.
Video game cover band Descendants of Erdrick performed a rocked-up rendition of two songs from the Ultima 5 sountrack at Classic Game Fest earlier this month.
Spoofs of movie posters, modified to have an Ultima-esque theme.
Kevin Fishburne has begun adding persistent world object blocks to his Ultima-insipred, PvE MMORPG, Sanctimonia. Depth testing is also being implemented.
David Youd picked up a “DIY Music Box” from ThinkGeek, and had some fun putting together the theme from Ultima 3 with it.
Slashing Dragon has updated the #LRUMP website with images of Mars, Trinsic, and Despise.
In case you weren’t already aware, Rustic Dragon’s “Hearth of Britannia” project aims to re-create the tastes of Britannia.
Eutopia (formerly EUO) has seen a few significant updates in recent weeks.