UO Herald - Special Announcement

Treasures of Deceit

8/4/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce the next soft launch of our dynamic treasures system with Treasures of Deceit! Players on Lake Superior, Sakura, Oceania, and Europa can battle creatures in Deceit to obtain Artifacts of Undead Kin!  These artifacts can be exchanged for rewards from the Artifact Trader located outside the Dungeon Deceit.  You can visit Felucca or Trammel and artifacts can be exchanged with both traders. Creatures eligible to drop minor artifacts will be identified with a “Treasures of Deceit” item property.  Existing spawn will need to be killed before Treasures creatures will spawn.  Check the Pub […]


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Treasures of Orcish Kin

7/21/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce the soft launch of our dynamic treasures system with Treasures of Orcish Kin! Players on Origin & Izumo can battle creatures in the Orc Dungeon to obtain Artifacts of Orcish Kin!  These artifacts can be exchanged for rewards from the Artifact Trader located outside the Orc Dungeon.  You can visit Felucca or Trammel and artifacts can be exchanged with both traders. Creatures eligible to drop minor artifacts will be identified with a “Treasures of Orcish Kin” item property.  Existing spawn will need to be killed before Treasures creatures will spawn.  Check the Pub […]


Publish 109 – World Wide Release

7/20/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce that as of each shard’s normal maintenance beginning July 21, 2020 Publish 109 will be deployed worldwide. Publish 109 includes systems that we will be soft launching in the next few days, so keep an eye on UO.com for when and where to participate in those events. Be sure to check out the publish notes for full details. See you in Britannia, UO Team  


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Invasion Update & Treasures Soft Launches

7/17/2020 Greetings, As of July 21, 2020 we will be deactivating the Invasions.  This is in anticipation of the soft launch of our new dynamic Treasures events.  Our current plan is to scale up our soft launch through various shards in the coming weeks.  Please keep an eye on UO.com for updates and how to participate in these new Treasures events! See you in Britannia, UO Team


Publish 109 Comes to Origin, Izumo, & Baja

7/14/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce that Publish 109 has come to Orign, Izumo & Baja.  If you haven’t already, please check out the publish notes.  Many of the systems that are included in Publish 109 are related to our new dynamic encounters, so please keep an eye on UO.com for when we will be soft-launching these systems. See you in Britannia, UO Team


Publish 109 Test Center Release 2

7/10/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce the next release of Publish 109 to TC 1!  This release brings our Dynamic Treasures system which will allow us to setup dynamically generated Treasures events.  We’ve setup a short test scenario on TC 1 for players to test both the Dynamic Treasures and Champ Spawn system.  You can start the scenario by visiting the Britain Commons.  Check out the publish notes for full details and we look forward to your feedback. See you in Britannia, UO Team


Publish 109 Test Center Release 1

7/7/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce we have updated Test Center 1 with the latest release of Publish 109.  Please head over to the wiki and check out the full publish notes. This release includes a mandatory client patch so please make sure you fully patch up your client before accessing TC1 or any production shard. We look forward to your feedback on the UO forums. See you in Britannia, UO Team


UO Herald - Community

Summer Celebration Gift & New UO Store Item!

6/30/2020 Greetings, We are pleased to announce two exciting items! Firstly, as a celebration of the summer season and as a thank you to our players we invite you to visit the Britain Commons (Luna Bank on Seige Perilous) to claim a celebration wizard!  The reward generators are being placed manually so we appreciate your patience while these items are deployed.  The reward generators will expire on the date noted. We are also pleased to announce this month’s addition to the Ultima Store!  Beautify your garden for all your summer events with this decorative garden sculpture!


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Britannia Invaded!

5/12/2020 All Britannians take warning, the realm is invaded!  Vile creatures swarm our cities and it is up to you to drive them out!  Visit the Town Crier located at the Britain Commons (Britain Bank on Siege) in order to find out which city must be defended!  Good luck!


UO Herald - Special Announcement

Treasures of Tokuno & Invasions!

4/28/2020 Greetings, To give everyone additional activities to do during these trying times we have revisited some past events.  To continue to keep things fresh we will be sun-setting the Treasures of Tokuno event and reactivating the 20th Anniversary Invasion.  This transition will occur on May 12, 2020.  You will still be able to turn in your minor artifacts to the Imperial Minister of Trade in the Rokuon Cultural Center and Shops in Zento. See you in Britannia, UO Team