Tagged: Ultima

Congratulations, Opera Dragon (and Dragoness)!

Congratulations, Opera Dragon (and Dragoness)!

Some of you may remember Brad Venable (follow him on Twitter!) from his various contributions to the Ultima remake community — he was, after all, the voices of Iolo, Geoffrey, Gorn, and Sentri in...

New Gallery: Ultima Online Monster Animations

New Gallery: Ultima Online Monster Animations

Courtesy of Joe Garrity of the Origin Museum, and to the hard work of both him and the team at the Wing Commander CIC, Ultima Aiera is pleased to present five animated sequences of...

The Codex of Editable Wisdom, now at Aiera

The Codex of Editable Wisdom, now at Aiera

After yet another mandatory “skin change” was forced on them by Wikia, the team of hard-working editors and digital archivists at the Ultima wiki — the Codex of Editable Wisdom — elected to move...

Richard Garriott is engaged

Richard Garriott is engaged

I just noticed, via Facebook, that Lord British has announced his engagement to his girlfriend of…well, I don’t actually know how long they’ve been going out. But that’s not really important. Ultima creator Richard...

Forgotten World: Valoria music and imminent release

Forgotten World: Valoria music and imminent release

Putting their new team members to good use and hard work, the team at Forgotten World have announced a major development milestone. But I’ll let Iceblade explain its significance: I am right now, in...

Because it's good: A Mass Effect fan video

Because it's good: A Mass Effect fan video

And by “good,” I mean “wow, someone put a lot of effort into this and made it look really professional!” Yes, yes, I know…it has nothing to do with Ultima per sé. That’s okay…it’s...

Ultima Online GDC Hall of Fame video

Ultima Online GDC Hall of Fame video

Apparently, Ultima Online received the first ever Hall of Fame award at GDC, the Game Developers Conference. To celebrate, Mythic (who are now in charge of UO) produced a celebratory little video: Now, granted,...

New Gallery: Ultima Online Intro Storyboards

New Gallery: Ultima Online Intro Storyboards

Courtesy of Joe Garrity of the Origin Museum, and thanks to the hard work of both him and the team at the Wing Commander CIC, Ultima Aiera is pleased to present 17 images —...

New Gallery: Ultima 9 Character Sketches

New Gallery: Ultima 9 Character Sketches

Speaking of both Sergorn Dragon’s playthrough of Ultima 9 and the Titans of Ether’s remake of same… …courtesy of Joe Garrity of the Origin Museum, and thanks to the hard work of both him...

Crusader (both parts) for sale on eBay

Crusader (both parts) for sale on eBay

And this time, the seller isn’t asking for thousands of dollars! Actually, the asking price — $19.99 — is pretty reasonable; I’d be tempted to put in a bid myself, but for the fact...

Added: Ultima 6 Design Document

Added: Ultima 6 Design Document

Courtesy of Lost Dragon, Aiera is pleased to host for download this design document for Ultima 6. It is mostly focused on game mechanics, covering everything from monster stats to pathfinding, and as such...

New Gallery: Ultima 8 Animations

New Gallery: Ultima 8 Animations

Courtesy of Joe Garrity of the Origin Museum, and to the hard work of both him and the team at the Wing Commander CIC, Ultima Aiera is pleased to present 10 animated sequences of...

Ultimate Ultima Collection for sale (6 days only!)

Ultimate Ultima Collection for sale (6 days only!)

He’s asking $30,000 US for the whole lot, but trust me when I say: it is nothing short of an insane collection. Indeed, about the only thing he isn’t selling is a gold master...

Bill Armintrout on the original Serpent Isle

Bill Armintrout on the original Serpent Isle

Sergorn Dragon wasn’t just continuing his adventure in Serpent Isle last week; he was also digging up more information about the original design of the game, above and beyond the recently-released design documents. As...