Tagged: Ultima Online

Restored: everything Ultima Online

Restored: everything Ultima Online

That’s right: both Ultima: Iris/Iris2 and the old data files for Ultima Legacy are once again available for download. Although, in the case of Iris2, the download links are actually to their hosted files...

Ultima reviews!

Ultima reviews!

Reader enirya alerts us to the following: Spoony from spoonyexperiment.com is doing a series of reviews of the Ultima games, starting at Akalabeth and apparently he intends to go all the way up to...

Sanctimonia

Sanctimonia

Kevin Fishburne may be a name that some remember; he coded Littoral (which, shamefully, I have yet to restore to downloadable status). Well, last night he contacted me with a request for assistance. He...

New Iris2 build released

New Iris2 build released

That’s right: the open source 3D client for Ultima Online freeshards posted an updated build. Which I will get uploaded to Aiera shortly. Update: Downloads now available via the project entry…which I also finally...

Serpent Isle…Online?

Serpent Isle…Online?

(Some of you Dragons may already have heard of this, but I just tripped over it, so it’s news.) It looks like Razimus — who when last I heard from him was contemplating reviving...

To-do list for the site

To-do list for the site

Bumped again for my own purposes: there’s a few things left undone here. [image:98:r:s=0:l=x] This is mostly for my benefit, O Reader, as my memory is not what it once was (not that it...

Iris2 update

Iris2 update

Despite suffering a server error and site crash over the summer, the team at Iris2 (also known as Ultima: Iris) have kept up development on their 3D client for Ultima Online freeshards, and have...

What is the best order to play the Ultimas in?

What is the best order to play the Ultimas in?

Those of you who have undertaken to read the Bible in its entirety may be familiar with the fact that most Biblical “reading programs” do not recommend attempting a cover-to-cover read-through. Indeed, many such...

A new Richard Garriott interview

A new Richard Garriott interview

Ergonpandilus Dragon alerted me to the existence of this one, conducted by the folks at CrispyGamer! The topic of discussion seems to be Ultima 7, for the most part: Crispy Gamer: Ultima VII is...

Ultima: Iris updated

Ultima: Iris updated

Ultima: Iris (or Iris2 as it is also known), the 3D frontend for Ultima Online, has been updated to build 2890. Featured in this update are new graphics in the program’s 2D and 3D...

Ultima: Iris updated

Ultima: Iris updated

This open-source 3D client for Ultima Online has been updated to version 2520, for both Windows and Linux. Updated installer files can be downloaded from the project website, or via the project entry here.

Ultima Songbook; U6 Project dev tools released; Iris and Exult updated

Ultima Songbook; U6 Project dev tools released; Iris and Exult updated

I see that Dino’s Ultima Page has posted some news concerning a couple of new file releases from different projects. Notably, Ranman’s Ultima V for TI Calculators has released a beta version of that...

Ultima Underworld for Dungeon Keeper; U6P Milestone 5 available here

Ultima Underworld for Dungeon Keeper; U6P Milestone 5 available here

I was contacted a while back (an inexcusably long while back, as it happens — my apologies!) by Zen, who passed along a bit of an addon module for Dungeon Keeper based on the...

EUO turns five; Iris releases a new build; numerous project snapshot updates

EUO turns five; Iris releases a new build; numerous project snapshot updates

Well, it’s been a little while since I posted an update pertaining to Ultima projects, and I see that Petrell and Dino over at Dino’s Ultima Page have uncovered several juicy morsels of news....