Tagged: Ultima

Ultima Return needs YOU!

Ultima Return needs YOU!

Oh noes! Sergorn Dragon informed me this morning that Kat, the editor and a main writer for Return to the Serpent Isle, has had to part ways with the team and the project for...

Added: Britannia Map for The Moon Project

Added: Britannia Map for The Moon Project

What is it? It’s a recreation, by Ryan “Zerker” Armstrong, of the entire world from Ultima 7 for The Moon Project, a science fiction RTS released in 2000 as a sequel to the excellent...

New Gallery: Ultima Underworld 2 Cluebook Art

New Gallery: Ultima Underworld 2 Cluebook Art

Courtesy of Ryan “Zerk” Armstrong, Ultima Aiera is pleased to present for download 28 images from the Ultima Underworld 2 cluebook, Gems of Enlightenment. As Zerk notes: “Since only a fraction of Uw2 players,...

Because I think I'm so funny…

Because I think I'm so funny…

So it all started when one of my Twitter followers, DaveJustDave, said this: I replied: And then I had an idea…and now you all have to suffer for it. And laugh, hopefully: Go on,...

Added: Ultima Underworld for Unreal Tourmanent

Added: Ultima Underworld for Unreal Tourmanent

A remake of the maps of all eight levels of Ultima Underworld for Unreal Tournament. Each map has been “enhanced,” according to the producer, over the original version, so expect your favourite areas from...

Anyone want to set up a permanent Minecraft server for that Ultima 6 map?

Anyone want to set up a permanent Minecraft server for that Ultima 6 map?

Ultima fan (and a follower of mine on Twitter) James A Trujillo suggested — in response to this little slice of awesome — that someone should set up a permanent instance of Minecraft Server...

Added: Ultima 6 Minecraft Conversion

Added: Ultima 6 Minecraft Conversion

I joked, some time ago, about building a Minecraft-based model of Britannia. Now, I don’t know if the Rules of the Internet state, at any point, that any articulated idea will, after a set...

cAndy Apple: an Apple II emulator for Android

cAndy Apple: an Apple II emulator for Android

The project website, on Google Code, can be found here. For the moment, it appears that the app has been pulled from the Android Market by the author, while he works to address performance...

EUO updates…many, many updates!

EUO updates…many, many updates!

It’s been a while since I checked in on EUO, Max Breedon’s “little project that could,” but in the interim it would appear that Max has made several enhancements to his Ultima-inspired project. For...

Spoony's review of Ultima 6: not entirely fair?

Spoony's review of Ultima 6: not entirely fair?

Sadly, he isn’t all that kind to that which I count as my favourite Ultima title: I don’t share many of Spoony’s criticisms, although that is partly due to the fact that, per the...

Added: Back to Roots

Added: Back to Roots

Commenter Fearyourself, who has stepped to the fore to help Kevin Fishburne with his coding issue, has an Ultima-inspired engine creation project of his own, which I have just now gladly added a project...

Style thyself as a Knight of Monitor

Style thyself as a Knight of Monitor

I tweeted a link to YouTube user Resulka‘s “secret lost” thirty-ninth episode of her playthrough of Serpent Isle. (Resulka self-describes as “[y]et another LP-er with a propensity for vintage gaming,” and she certainly makes...

Restored: A Legend is Reborn/ERA

Restored: A Legend is Reborn/ERA

This project began as an ambitious remake of Ultima 1. However, due to the fact that Peroxide couldn’t get formal permission from Electronic Arts to make an actual Ultima game (not that this should...

Now with social bookmarking (again)!

Now with social bookmarking (again)!

I’ve taken the liberty of installing the Sharedaddy plugin, which is the WordPress.org version of the standard social bookmarking plugin used on all WordPress.com blogs. So now, at the end of every post and...