Tagged: Ultima

Richard Garriott returning to the gaming industry?

Richard Garriott returning to the gaming industry?

GameDaily has an exclusive interview with Richard Garriott — the creator of the Ultima series — in which he laments the end of Tabula Rasa (the MMORPG he helped create) and hints at a...

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

…there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they...

Richard Garriott leaves NCSoft

Richard Garriott leaves NCSoft

You totally didn’t read it here first, but there it is: Ultima series creator Richard Garriott has parted ways with Tabula Rasa (also his creation) publisher NCSoft in order to pursue new interests. Apparently,...

Redemption is looking for writers

Redemption is looking for writers

I missed this update, which is already almost two weeks old, to the Redemption website. Direhaggis posted an advertisment, announcing the project’s need for writers: Do you like Ultima dungeons? Does the thought of...

Realms of Ultima: Inspirations and Community Projects

Realms of Ultima: Inspirations and Community Projects

The Realms of Ultima project — the Neverwinter Nights 2-based version of Project Britannia, a project which aims to create a pre-fabricated Ultima world for others to use as a basis for their own...

New EUO Mapset

New EUO Mapset

EUO — the free, online multiplayer RPG that draws heavy inspiration from earlier Ultima games — has seen a large update just recently: Some big changes: Added a huge mapset expansion based around a...

Redemption News Update!

Redemption News Update!

It’s been half a year since last we heard from the Titans of Ether, but in his most recent news posting, Corv assures us that things are alive and well with his team’s remake...

Ultima Restoration update

Ultima Restoration update

Ultima Restoration developer Saduj contacted me to let me know that another utility has been added to his team’s collection of Neverwinter Nights modifications — an Ultima-style conversation system to replace the default system...

The Path of the Avatar

The Path of the Avatar

Ergonpandilus Dragon has made us a short video that neatly summarizes, using the tapestry from Ultima 9, the plot of the Ultima series and the path of the Avatar. Very good work, Ergon! Thank...

The Ultima Restoration Project

The Ultima Restoration Project

I just got this in my inbox this morning. It’s a notice from NWN developer and Ultima fan Saduj that a new Ultima website — a combination of links to other Ultima projects and...

Too true — graphics vs. story

Too true — graphics vs. story

I like the guys at Cracked.com. While I’m not a fan of some of the gross-out, overtly sexual humour, I do generally appreciate the insight they often display in their articles. Yes, they’re intended...

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....

Gallery and Ultima Art (updated)

Gallery and Ultima Art (updated)

Despite the lack of new news, I’ve been busy. A discussion unfolded last month about Ultima-related art, with one commentator, Hexxer, noting: I have had a very hard time trying to find decent resolution...