Lucifuge Dragon has added NGUI to the Unity version of his board game adaptation of Ultima 7: The Black Gate.
A fellow by the name of Max Leibman is attempting to crowdfund an Ultima-inspired, old-school, tile-based RPG on Kickstarter.
Portalarium are still looking for crowdsourced assets for use in Shroud of the Avatar. Check out their list of needful things, if you haven’t done so in a while.
Forbes, PC Gamer, and MMORPG.com have all listed Shroud of the Avatar as one of their most-anticipated games of 2014.
The Shroud of the Avatar Benefactor symbol gives us a glimpse of other New Britannian continents…and somewhat resembles Britannia circa Ultima 9 in the arrangements of its islands.
The most recent update to the Shroud of the Avatar site reveals several more items available for sale, as well as an in-game emote and a special cloak for Benefactor backers.
News stories and videos about (and, in at least one case, by) Richard Garriott. I’ve had some of these bookmarked for a while now.
Let’s hear it from you, Ultima fans! Vote for the fan project that is “the” project of 2013!
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.
In which we look at the news related to Richard Garriott, Portalarium, and Shroud of the Avatar that came out in the last year.
In which we look at the news related to Mythic Entertainment’s Ultima Forver that came out in the last year.
Rustic Dragon is hosting one last Dragonsmeet before his permanent move to Austin, Texas.
The Ultima Codex now has an IRC server…and a dedicated Ultima chat channel: #Moongate.
Shroud of the Avatar’s IRC chat is now hosted by the Ultima Codex!
Another piece of Shroud of the Avatar’s map has been revealed, this time showing us a piece of the western short of the Island of Novia.
The Shroud of the Avatar website has been updated with a new look…at least in part.
Firstknight sends in a few Beautiful Britannia screenshots to ring in the New Year with some Ultima 9 flare.
GOG have all the Ultima games on sale to ring in the New Year!