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A few old utilities

A few old utilities

I was going through the Ultima FTP Archive and noticed that there were a few things there which had not been added to Aiera, but which probably should have been added a goodly while...

It's nearly summer…and there's updates!

It's nearly summer…and there's updates!

I love it when projects come back to life after a bit of a hiatus (or a really long hiatus, as the case may be). So it’s with an extra little swell of joy...

Forgotten Worlds Update

Forgotten Worlds Update

Hawkwind, a member of the “Forgotten World” project — contacted me to let me (and, by extension, all of Aiera’s readers) know that the team have posted an update on the project website. Their...

U6 Project releases Milestone 3!

U6 Project releases Milestone 3!

In what is surely the biggest news of the week (and possibly the month) Ultima 6 Project has released Milestone 3 of their Dungeon Siege-based remake of the classic (and my personal favourite) Ultima...

Lost your old Ultima manual(s)?

Lost your old Ultima manual(s)?

Tim Carlsen passed along a link to a website called ReplacementDocs at which you can download scanned versions of Ultima manuals, quick reference cards, and other documentation. For your convenience, I’ve gone ahead and...

Titans of Ether looking for team members

Titans of Ether looking for team members

The Titans of Ether are looking for modelers and worldbuilders. So if, O Reader, you have any talent with either 3D modeling or worldbuilding using the Morrowind engine and toolset, drop them a line....

Updates following the May Long Weekend

Updates following the May Long Weekend

There have been a few minor updates made around the remake community in the past week or so. Ultima III for Mac I must have not noticed this before, but LairWare have a forum...

Ships in Redemption, Pentagram news, Ashes art

Ships in Redemption, Pentagram news, Ashes art

There were a few updates that were worth reporting on today. Ultima IX: Redemption Corv of the Titans of Ether brings news that Redemption will, thanks to the efforts of new team member Spyder,...

This has been a busy week for the remakes!

This has been a busy week for the remakes!

There were quite a few updates that I noticed in my last not-quite-daily stroll through the remake community. Ultima IX: Redemption There’s not exactly a new update at the Redemption website, but Direhaggis did...

Lazarus Mod Guide

Lazarus Mod Guide

There is nothing new in the way of project development to report today, but that’s not to say there isn’t something interesting to discuss. As the reader may know, Ultima V: Lazarus — the...

Adventure Creation Kit, Project Britannia logic, Lost Sosaria screenshots

Adventure Creation Kit, Project Britannia logic, Lost Sosaria screenshots

I was contacted over the weekend by Joshua Lawrence, who informed me that he has been maintaining a website dedicated to the Adventure Creation Kit, a 1995 application by Chris Hopkins that can be...

'The Dark Key', and a new Infinity Eternal team member

'The Dark Key', and a new Infinity Eternal team member

There have been a couple of bits of news from the remake community today. UO to U7 Razimus’ project has been renamed to The Dark Key. No new media releases since the aforementioned artwork,...

Ashes progress update

Ashes progress update

Resle, one of the developers working on Ashes — an RPG inspired by Ultima with a home-made 3D engine powering it — gave a bit of an update on the project’s status in the...

UO to U7 project art, Project Britannia update, new Exult 1.4 snapshot

UO to U7 project art, Project Britannia update, new Exult 1.4 snapshot

A brief wander around the Ultima community yielded some fruit; there have been a few updates made to some of the projects out there. As well, I’ve updated a couple things about Aiera. Concerning...