An article at Kotaku examines the story and themes of Ultima 5.
WtFD muses about the task of introducing his kids to computer games. Also, Spam Spam Spam Humbug crossed the 100,000 listens threshold this week, so thank you for listening.
Documents and emails from 38 Studios have been released, further illustrating the dire straits the company was in prior to its collapse.
Kotaku attempts to list The Best Isometric Video Games, and includes both Ultima 8 and Crusader: No Remorse on their list.
Kotaku’s list of “The 24 Best Classic PC Games” includes Ultima 7, albeit not without indulging in a little bit of historical anachronism.
In which SSSH discusses the attention and detail that were put into the manuals and reference books that accompanied the Ultima games.
Proving once again that reducing something to raw numbers isn’t necessarily the best way to appreciate its beauty: Kotaku commits journalism with a grand article about the Homeworld Remastered soundtrack. Also: useful Windows applications, encryption software, and sundry other gaming news.
BioWare removed a number of features from Dragon Age: Inquisition between PAX Prime 2013 and the game’s release date.
Felipe Pepe is assembling a book of nearly 300 reviews of cRPGs from throughout the history of the genre.
Mike Winterbauer, an artist who created the box cover art for (among other things) some of the Wing Commander and Might & Magic games, has written about about his work on these and other...
Kotaku takes a look at bizarre foods in various RPGs, and discusses (briefly) the party’s utter life-and-death reliance on food in Ultima 3.
Mike McShaffry, the project director for Ultima 8, graciously agreed to answer a number of questions from the Ultima fandom.
Some of you may recall that I’ve mentioned Warhorse Studios in various Wednesday round-up posts. This Czech studio — headed up by some big names in gaming, none of them particularly known for RPGs...
An editorial at Kotaku takes an in-depth look at Mythic’s Ultima Forever, its development history, and what the future holds for it and the Ultima name.