Tagged: Ultima

New pen-and-paper Ultima RPG!

New pen-and-paper Ultima RPG!

Michael Shorten has released “Siege Perilous,” his Ultima-inspired tabletop RPG. “Siege Perilous” is an RPG based on the Ultima Age of Darkness CRPG games – #1 through #3. It is developed from an adaptation...

Interview with Denis Loubet

Interview with Denis Loubet

Michael Shorten, tabletop RPG enthusiast and authour of an Ultima-themed pen-and-paper RPG, did an interview with Denis Loubet — game, box, and manual art illustrator for many of the Ultima games — back in...

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...

Dino's Ultima Page turns 7

Dino's Ultima Page turns 7

I missed this last month, but Dino’s Ultima Page reached a milestone by logging its seventh year of operation in July. Congratulations are, I think, in order, both because of Dino the Dark Dragon’s...

Richard Garriott and Chris Roberts on Twitter!

Richard Garriott and Chris Roberts on Twitter!

From WCNews, via a reader email: the creators of, respectively, Ultima and Wing Commander, Richard Garriott and Chris Roberts, are now on Twitter! Roberts hasn’t posted much, but Garriott is getting into the swing...

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 6 Project Milestone 6 Released

Ultima 6 Project Milestone 6 Released

Just got this in my inbox last night, and I see it has gone live over at the Ultima 6 Project website: It is with much pleasure that we announce the release of Team...

Changes afoot

Changes afoot

I’ve been away too long. The downloads don’t work. The news hasn’t been updated in over a month. And don’t even get me started about Lost Sosaria. I’ve been away from Ultima too long,...

New Ultima 6-like Project

New Ultima 6-like Project

Dino brings us news from Blake Delaney, whose love of the Ultima games (and especially Ultima 6, my personal favourite) has inspired him to attempt to create a game in the style of 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...