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Away for a bit

Away for a bit

It seems I just landed back in Canada, and already I’m off again. This is it, the big weekend — as of about 1:30 PM on October 20th, I’ll be a married Dragon. We’ll...

Serpent Isle Remake using NWN2

Serpent Isle Remake using NWN2

Huge news, folks. Ethelwulf alerted me to the existence of a remake of Ultima 7 Part 2: Serpent Isle using the Neverwinter Nights 2 engine, and I have to say that it looks very...

Ultima 4 Gold, Neverwinter mods

Ultima 4 Gold, Neverwinter mods

Petrell alerted me to the existence of an Ultima 4 Gold, by the same developer (MagerValp) who produced Ultima 3 Gold. I have added an entry for this project at Aiera, and it can...

Lost Sosaria team; another dead project

Lost Sosaria team; another dead project

Over at Lost Sosaria, there is news of a new team member — Reclaimer Dragon — joining the project to assist with map development and plotting. I’m pretty jubilant about this fact, and would...

Ultima covers

Ultima covers

Here’s some news to cheer you up after the previous post about EA. Someone by the (nick)name of Hexxxer contacted me to let me know of a project he’s involved in to produce high...

EA to purchase BioWare

EA to purchase BioWare

While my friend Myles assures me, via his contacts within BioWare, that this is a good thing, I for one look upon the pending purchase of BioWare/Pandemic by Electronic Arts as a death-knell for...

Letters, oh, we get letters!

Letters, oh, we get letters!

One of the great things about running this site is how the community members often jump in and try to help out by providing bits of news, or by spotlighting new discoveries they’ve made...

Redemption development diary, U5 for TI screenshots, Project Britannia changes

Redemption development diary, U5 for TI screenshots, Project Britannia changes

There have been a few minor updates in the community in the last week-and-change, O Reader, including a few updates for download. Redemption Corv informs us, on the Redemption main page, that team member...

Ultima 5 for TI progress, new Redemption team member, updates to the Seven Towers mods and Lost Sosaria

Ultima 5 for TI progress, new Redemption team member, updates to the Seven Towers mods and Lost Sosaria

There have been a few updates in the Ultima community in the last week or so, including a couple I missed when I was doing my first look-through of Ultima links after I got...

Post-Jamboree News (a.k.a. I've fallen behind and this is me catching up to things again!)

Post-Jamboree News (a.k.a. I've fallen behind and this is me catching up to things again!)

It’s good to be back, even if it does mean there’s a bit of work ahead of me. But I’ve covered the whole “yes, I am in fact back now” bit in the previous...

Back from the Jamboree

Back from the Jamboree

And what an experience it was! By some miracle, I managed to keep meticulous notes about each and every day of the experience, and so in the coming few days I’ll be converting my...

Going away for a bit

Going away for a bit

As of July 23rd, and until August 11th, I will be in Hylands Park and London, both in England, attending the 21st World Scouts Jamboree. If any of Aiera’s readers will also be in...

U6 team profiles, Lost Sosaria & Exult screenshots

U6 team profiles, Lost Sosaria & Exult screenshots

There have been a few minor updates in the remake community today. U6 Project Over at the U6 Project, a new profile has been released to tell us about the team’s writer, WyrdWeb. Exult...

Black Gate Keyring update; Forgotten World team posting filled

Black Gate Keyring update; Forgotten World team posting filled

There are a couple of updates to note today: Black Gate Keyring Marzo has published an update to the Exult Keyring Mod on Seven Towers to correct a few bugs in Zauriel’s gem of...