UO Herald - Contest

Custom Castle Winners

Greetings Everyone, Below are the winners of the recent Castle Contest on TC1.  Thank you for all that came to TC1 and showed off just how creative you all are. Heorot by Is’Madin The Township by Christmas Magic Castle of the Resistance by Jamie Congratulations and look for these new designs when Publish 112 goes live next week. Thank you, UO Team    


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Castle Design Contest Update

Greetings Everyone, We have reset all votes for the Custom Castle contest.  All eligible houses have been added to the voting list by us so there is nothing you need to do.  The voting dates have not changed so be sure to cast your vote for your favorite castle. We apologize for all the confusion with the Castle Contest.  This was an error on our part.  We have brought TC1 down to fix the issue and it will return within 30 minutes.  We appreciate your patience with us! Good Luck, UO Team    


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Server Maintenance

Happy Holidays Everyone, It is that time again to do maintenance on all warehouses.  At 8 am ET on 12/24/2021  we will be bringing down the log in servers, character transfers, housing, and the in game store.  These will be down for approx. 2 hours at the most.  If anything happens to delay this we will let you guys know as soon as possible. From our UO family to yours, we wish each and everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  See you in 2022! Keep an eye out for Santa his Elf’s are a little sneaky! […]


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Issue Updates

Greetings everyone, Our UO family would like to wish each and everyone a very Happy and Safe holiday. We have corrected a few issues as stated below: Gargoyles can now equip the Mark of the Destroyer belt. Due to reported issues of players losing their pet costumes when the pet dies we have made a change that automatically returns the costume to the player upon the death of the pet. Any existing costume credits on a bonded pet will be returned back to their owner upon death if both the pet and owner are located on the same sub-server. We […]


UO Herald - Hotfix

Test Center 1 Update

Greetings all, TC Bug Fixes Resolved issue with equipping the (newly created) Gargish Candied Staff. All pack animals will continue to go wild based on their loyalty. Resolved issue with VvV mounts not properly being released. Pack animals and Hirelings will now only stay in the offline auto stable for 24 hours after which they will be deleted along with the items they might have in their packs. Resolved issue with Imp Kin not being removed properly from players. We hope you are enjoying this publish and thank you for all the feedback. See you on TC! UO Team   […]


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Producer Notes

Greetings All, I would like to start by stating how sad we were to see EM Xanthus leave our team.  With that being said I am looking for a few good, creative, and active players over the age of 18 to join our team.  Currently I am looking for the following: 1 EM for Sonoma 6 EMs for Japan If you are interested, please send me an event and reward you would like to see come to life on a shard to Mesanna@Broadsword.com.  This is a contracted position and will need to go thru a phone interview, with of course […]


UO Herald - Hotfix

Incorrect skills on Mark of Travesty

Good afternoon everyone, We are aware of the issue related to altered/transmogrified Mark of Travesty masks. If you have altered one of the masks and the skills have changed from the original skills on the mask, please contact Mesanna at Mesanna@broadsword.com. To speed the process up please provide the shard, house name, facet and xyz of the item to be corrected. Thank you! Mesanna    


UO Herald - Special Announcement

West Coast Shards Down

  UPDATE 2/10/21 Just a heads up that it appears the issue causing the shards to crash has been correctly.  Thank you for your patience while we got this resolved. UO Team     Greetings Everyone, We are aware of the issue that we currently have with the West Coast Shards going down.  We are working with Amazon to resolve this issue and will keep you informed when we have any information. Thank you for your patience! Have a wonderful day, UO Team