Tagged: Richard Garriott

Lord British WILL Return!

Lord British WILL Return!

Richard Garriott announces his intent to create a new Lord British game with his social gaming company, Portalarium. Working title: Lord British’s New Britannia.

Speaking of Richard Garriott…

Speaking of Richard Garriott…

Ultima creator and private astronaut Richard Garriott shares his vision for the future and expansion of space travel, and comments on what a life-changing experience it is to see the world from high in the sky.

Richard Garriott Shows Off For Martha Stewart…Again

Richard Garriott Shows Off For Martha Stewart…Again

Richard “Lord British” Garriott returns to the Martha Stewart Show to display some of the unique mechanical puzzles he has collected over the years. Fascinating stuff!

A Lengthy Interview With Richard Garriott

A Lengthy Interview With Richard Garriott

Good Game — the TV show by Gamers, for Gamers — has an interesting and informative chat with the father of MMOs [and Ultima! – Ed.], Richard Garriott.

Nuvie updated…Now With FM-Towns Support!

Nuvie updated…Now With FM-Towns Support!

The cross-platform Ultima 6 engine has been updated recently, with support for a rare version of the game.

Richard Garriott on what modern MMOs lack

Richard Garriott on what modern MMOs lack

Ultima creator Richard Garriott gave a talk at the 2011 DICE Summit in which he lamented that modern MMORPGs have lost something that Ultima Online let people explore: “What Ultima Online did very well,...

Richard Garriott has a plan to beat Zynga

Richard Garriott has a plan to beat Zynga

There is a fascinating article about Richard Garriott’s new company, Portalarium, and its plan to take on social gaming giant Zynga at GamesBeat. It’s a pretty informative article, actually, structured around a discussion with...

New Gallery: OSI Rejection Letter

New Gallery: OSI Rejection Letter

Courtesy of Kevin Fishburne (the developer behind Sanctimonia), Ultima Aiera is pleased to present this letter — on Origin Systems letterhead — signed by Richard “Lord British” Garriott himself. It is a rejection letter,...

Something, something, Lord of Ultima

Something, something, Lord of Ultima

Since I know you all care about this game so very much, I know you will all rush out right now and pick up the Google Chrome plugin/app that has just been released for...

Richard Garriott: "I don't think we've yet mastered the techniques of true interactive storytelling."

Richard Garriott: "I don't think we've yet mastered the techniques of true interactive storytelling."

And I suppose he’d be the man to know: Do watch the whole thing; it’s a really interesting look at story-telling in gameplay, and it hits most of the correct points in that discussion.

Lysts on the Lake

Lysts on the Lake

What’s that, you might ask? Put briefly, Lysts on the Lake is a competitive open jousting tournament held in Austin, Texas, which is produced by a’Plaisance Ltd. Open to all “qualified competitors” (I’m not...

Richard Garriott interview with VBS.TV/Motherboard

Richard Garriott interview with VBS.TV/Motherboard

It’s not a brand new interview, seeing as it was published in February of 2009 (and seeing as how Tabula Rasa comes up for discussion in it), but it’s still pretty sweet. It gives...