The latest Update of the Avatar showed off new in-game items for backers, as well as artwork of monsters that we will be able to fight in Shroud of the Avatar.
Images from the multiplayer gameplay of Shroud of the Avatar Release 3, plus some additional information.
Andrew Owen has revealed that the NPCs in U3.5: Pax Britannia will be from more races than just humans.
Until April 7th, Founder backers of Shroud of the Avatar can upgrade their pledge at Founder prices, and gift Founder status to others.
The OpenMW engine can now compile over 97% of Morrowind’s scripts, a significant improvement over the previous 80% success rate.
Pix has decided to subject himself to the…experience…that is the Super Nintendo port of Ultima 7.
The house customization bug that hit Ultima Online recently has been corrected.
A transcription of the Wizards Journal interview with Richard Garriott, and some commentary about the fact that in it, Ultima 4 is described as including the non-human races from earlier games in the series.
Shroud of the Avatar Release 3 begins tomorrow. Get ready for it tonight!
An update for Ultima Forever went live on the iOS App Store today, promising that players would be able to complete “the Quest for the Avatar”.
There will be a short second test of Shroud of the Avatar Release 3, for Developer+ backers of the project, tomorrow evening.
New at the Origin Gallery: a partial interview with Richard Garriott, accompanied by an NPC creation/submission form for Ultima 4.
Ultima Online is looking for Event Moderators for its Japanese shards. And Publish 85.3 has gone global.
Lucifuge Dragon has, unfortunately, cancelled the board game adaptation of Ultima 7: The Black Gate.
Ten Ton Hammer got an advance preview of Shroud of the Avatar’s third pre-alpha test release, the big feature of which is multiplayer.
In which Richard Garriott is repeatedly bested by DarkStarr. Or possibly his daughter. There is some ambiguity on this point in the videos.
Portlarium have brought a 3D animator — Melissa Soest — on board, presumably to fill the vacancy in the team left by Isaac Oster.
Andrew Owen has just about finished work on the 3D dungeon view in U3.5 Pax Britannia. And he has posted a video to show it off.