The weekly round-up of news about BioWare, their various sub-studios, and the various RPG titles and series that they have produced or are working on.
Sergorn Dragon posed an interesting question on Twitter last night, which I am now repeating here for further commentary by the Ultima fan community.
Some months ago, Time Machine Dragon alerted me to a side project of his, which he had tentatively named “VAGUE”. Here’s a look at what he had in mind.
From the lead developer of To Be A Hero comes this semi-exclusive, high-resolution piece of desktop-worthy art from the upcoming open-world iOS game, To Be A Hero.
Nyrthos is a new game which basically became known online earlier this week. Targeted at browsers and mobile devices, it looks like an Infinity Engine game, more or less, and evidently incorporates many RPG features.
A 2D RPG in development for Apple’s iOS mobile operating system, To Be A Hero draws several obvious influences from both Japanese RPGs and the Ultima series, especially Ultima 7.
Richard Garriott announced this evening, on Twitter, that an Ultima-like iOS game is “coming soon”!
I’ve got about a month’s worth of links and notes in my inbox that I am really intent on clearing out. I’ve also got tons of legitimate news updates to make, of course, and clearing out the inbox will help me prioritize those as well.
Cody Ellsworth has released a short video demonstrating his work-in-progress, Ultima 5-inspired RPG for iOS.
Lanica, who crafted the PocketPC port of Exult many years ago, has shifted his attention to iOS development, and has begun working on an Exult port for that platform.