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Sacrifice

5/17/2019 As we continue the story of Rising Tide we invite you to sit back and enjoy, Sacrifice. By EM Malachi Those guarding the shore of the Isle of Deeds saw the pirate sloop before they noticed the rowboat it was pursuing. It was clear the small craft had a head start, but one man rowing could not match the wind for speed. The knight in command made the call to protect the fleeing boat, ordering the Hold’s cannons to track the pirate ship. When a few shots came close, the pirate ship veered to avoid the fortified island, but […]


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Congratulations Keep Design Contest Winners!

5/16/2019 We know you are going to LOVE these designs!  We are continually amazed at the creativity of Britannia’s architects and we are excited to announce the following keep plots will be available when Forgotten Treasures is released worldwide, The fortress of Lestat by Lestat Citadel of the Far by voice Keep Incarcerated by Nick Carraway Desert Rose by obsidian Sally Trees by Cinderella 8 of Hearts by Clover Congratulations again to all the winners! See you in Britannia, UO Team


Forgotten Treasures TC Release 2

5/14/2019 Greetings, We are pleased to announce the second Test Center release of Forgotten Treasures will be available today after 4pm ET! Forgotten Treasures is the second in our High Seas themed content updates for the year and we are excited to bring a fresh perspective to Treasure Hunting and Cleanup Britannia. This next installment of Forgotten Treasures brings new mechanics to Treasure Hunting as well as new decorative items, equipment, and more! Please be sure to check out the publish notes for the latest updates, and participate on the UO Forum in the latest discussions. We would also like […]


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Call to Valor

5/2/2019 The story of Rising Tide continues and we invite you to sit back and enjoy, The Call to Valor. By EM Malachi The flawless stone was inlaid with a gold sword. Sir Simon watched as the builders adjusted the central marble feature of the new shrine. “The Shrine of Valor will be difficult to maintain and protect here. I wonder why you didn’t build it on the Isle of Deeds. The knights of Serpent’s Hold would have stood vigil over it at all times.” The young king shook his head. “While I appreciate the chivalry of the Order of […]


Forgotten Treasures TC Release 1 – Update

4/18/2019 Greetings, We have updated TC1 with the latest release of Forgotten Treasures to include the following updates, Resolved issue where loot generation in treasure chests would not function properly and could lead to characters ending up in a broken state. Temporarily removed locks and traps on all treasure chests to focus on loot for testing purposes. Resolved issue where decoding a treasure map could result in errors. Thank you to everyone who has taken an early look at Forgotten Treasures and we look forward to your continued feedback on the forums. See you in Britannia, UO Team


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Publish 105 Keep Design Contest Important Dates

4/18/2019 Greetings, Please take note of the following important dates as they relate to the Publish 105 Keep Contest. Contest Started/Signup – Wednesday, April 17, 2019 3:35:22 PM GMT-4:00 DST First Vote Begins – Wednesday, May 1, 2019 3:42:02 PM GMT-04:00 DST Second Vote Begins – Wednesday, May 8, 2019 3:42:02 PM GMT-04:00 DST Vote Tally – Saturday, May 11, 2019 3:42:02 PM GMT-04:00 DST We look forward to seeing many great designs this time around! See you in Britannia, UO Team


Forgotten Treasures TC Release 1

4/17/2019 Greetings, We are pleased to announce the first Test Center release of Forgotten Treasures will be available after 4pm ET! Forgotten Treasures is the second in our High Seas themed content updates for the year and we are excited to bring a fresh perspective to Treasure Hunting and Cleanup Britannia. This is only a small part of what’s to come in Forgotten Treasures but we are eager to bring you this early look and get your feedback as we work through the public testing process. Please be sure to check out the publish notes for the latest updates, and […]


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Sea of Tears

4/16/2019 As the story  of Rising Tide continues and we invite you to sit back and enjoy, Sea of Tears Sea of Tears By EM Malachi In the large iron-girded aquarium, the nixie in chains sang to herself. The song started as a wordless child’s melody of warm seas, full of wonder and beauty. It became a dirge as the song spoke of her capture and years of captivity. The final verse rose into a defiant ballad of escape. Her voice channeled the magic around her, fighting the manacles holding her. The iron resisted, glowing red and burning against the bracelets of […]