Tagged: Ultima

Added: Serpent Isle – An Oblivion Mod

Added: Serpent Isle – An Oblivion Mod

Now this is how you bid farewell to the year gone by! The announcement of this remake also serves, in a way, as the cancellation notice for Thepal’s previous Ultima remake attempt, Infinity Eternal....

It's a Britannian Life

It's a Britannian Life

Okay, one last one, a fine take on a grand classic: Actually, I was rather surprised that many of the faces aligned almost ideally with the body I matched them to. Whether they aligned...

A Britannian Christmas Carol

A Britannian Christmas Carol

The madness, it continues: So here’s a question…would anyone want copies of these? Like, a DVD ISO image, maybe, of all this tomfoolery put together?

Even Lord British can't build a snowman in peace

Even Lord British can't build a snowman in peace

All is not well in snow-covered Britannia: If you have a big family gathering coming up over the Christmas weekend, or in the run-up to New Year’s,I highly recommend putting together a series of...

Dupre's Christmas Tree

Dupre's Christmas Tree

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Added: The Great Stygian Abyss (1st Floor) for Unreal

Added: The Great Stygian Abyss (1st Floor) for Unreal

Another excellent Unreal map created by Ryan “Zerker” Armstrong, this project is a re-creation of “the entire first floor of Ultima Underworld for Unreal.” The level fully supports all of Unreal‘s default gaming modes,...

And speaking of Richard Garriott…

And speaking of Richard Garriott…

Now this is just cool. David Ribeiro sent me an email a few days ago with a link to the listing of what are called The Richard Garriott Papers at the University of Texas...

And of course, I'd be remiss to not mention Skyrim

And of course, I'd be remiss to not mention Skyrim

That would be The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, for those of you who didn’t catch the VGAs this past weekend. Here’s the trailery goodness: This was one of the more surprising announcements to come...

Added: The Pits of Carnage for Unreal Tournament

Added: The Pits of Carnage for Unreal Tournament

This project, meanwhile, is also a detailed re-creation of the four arenas — Fire, Water, Air and Earth — in the Pits of Carnage from Ultima Underworld 2…but using Unreal Tournament instead. In UW2,...

Added: The Pits of Carnage for Unreal

Added: The Pits of Carnage for Unreal

This project is a detailed re-creation of the four arenas — Fire, Water, Air and Earth — in the Pits of Carnage from Ultima Underworld 2 using Unreal. In UW2, the Pits of Carnage...

The "least worst" solution

The "least worst" solution

Ultima fans, unfortunately, can remember a time when a very different EA would have been willing to push “a game riddled with bugs on the eve of release” out the door anyway. If anyone...

New Project: Ultima Obscura

New Project: Ultima Obscura

And remember: the first annual Aiera Thanksgiveaway is still on! This is an interesting-looking project, though still in the conceptual stage. It bills itself as “complete and total re-imagining of the entire linear canonical...

The first annual Aiera Thanksgiveaway: Cyber Monday edition!

The first annual Aiera Thanksgiveaway: Cyber Monday edition!

Now with more stuff to give away! Because Steam is being extra-double awesome today, I’ve been able to expand the first annual Aiera Thanksgiveaway with the addition of Frozenbyte’s 3D platformer, Trine. Steam has...

EA getting out of the "games based on movies" business

EA getting out of the "games based on movies" business

And remember: the first annual Aiera Thanksgiveaway is still on! That seems to be the official word, right from the mouth of EA Games president Frank Gibeau. Well, okay, he actually had this to...