Publish 103 TC Release 1 & Ultima Swag Store

10/30/2018 Greetings, We are pleased to announce that Publish 103 TC Release 1 will be available for testing on Test Center as of 10/31/2018.  This is the first TC1 release of Publish 103 that brings the new Krampus Encounter, new weapons & clothes, new Ultima Store items, PvP Combat changes, Classic Client macro updates & more!  Head on over to the Publish 103 wiki page to check out the notes!  We will be hosting a public testing event all day so stop on TC1 and say hello! In addition to the Publish 103 content being released to TC 1, the […]


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Publish 103 Keep Contest Important Dates

10/22/2018 Greetings, Please take note of the following important dates as they relate to the Publish 103 Keep contest.  As of today, TC1 has been wiped. Contest Start Monday, October 22, 2018 9:40:45 AM ET First Round Voting Monday, November 5, 2018 8:47:25 AM ET Final Round Voting Monday, November 12, 2018 8:47:25 AM ET Vote Tally Thursday, November 15, 2018 8:47:25 AM ET We look forward to seeing many great designs this time around! See you in Britannia, UO Team


Publish 102 World Wide

10/22/2018 Greetings, We are pleased to announce that as of each shard’s normal maintenance beginning October 23, 2018 Publish 102 will be deployed world wide.  You can read all about the latest changes in the Publish 102 patch notes. See you in Britannia, UO Team


Publish 102 Comes to Origin, Baja, and Izumo

10/16/2018 Greetings, With regularly scheduled maintenance beginning October 17, 2018 Publish 102 will be deployed to Origin, Baja, and Izumo.  You can read about the new Huntmaster’s Challenge and other Publish 102 features in the notes. There is a mandatory client patch associated with this release, so please make sure you update your client before accessing any shard. See you in Britannia, UO Team


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Whispers in the Dark

10/15/2018 To shepherd in the Treasures of Khaldun we have a series of short pieces of fiction to supplement the events in-game.  We present the final installment, Whispers in the Dark By EM Malachi There was the rattling caw of a crow in the distance, and an open window carried an acrid wind from the part of town that had been put to the torch. Even as exhaustion and grief pulled at him, the old sage couldn’t sleep. He could not forget the faces of the murdered innocents he had prepared for burial the next day. He forced his eyes […]


Publish 102 TC Release 1

10/11/2018 Greetings, We are pleased to announce Publish 102 will be available on TC on October 12, 2018.  Publish 102 introduces new content for the Huntmaster’s Challenge along with some other updates you can read about in the publish notes. We will be hosting a public play session all day on October 12th, so hop on and say hello and give some feedback.  Let’s see who can hunt the largest of the new trophies! Due to the accelerated publish schedule of Publish 102, we will not be wiping Publish 102 for a new castle & keep design contest, as a […]


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The Oldest One

10/8/2018 To shepherd in the Treasures of Khaldun we have a series of short pieces of fiction to supplement the events in-game.  We present the next installment, The Oldest One By EM Malachi When Mordea had yet again recounted the Line of Blood that granted her primacy over Tempestry, the Master Sorcerer Malchir threatened to brand her with his fire magic. Even stranded far from their world of Pagan, the Sorcerers and Tempests were bitter rivals. Both cult leaders wanted to strike again at Britannia, but neither wished to cede authority. Lothian ignored them all. The blind necromancer ran her […]


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Log In Server Maintenance & New Ultima Store Items

10/1/18 On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 beginning at 10 am ET the login servers will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour. During this maintenance time, players will be unable to log in. Thank you and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We are also excited to release two new items in the Ultima Store, the Undead Cat Mount & Potion of Glorious Fortune.  Veteran players may claim a complimentary Potion of Glorious Fortune from the Generous Alchemist located at the Khaldun Camp. See you in Britannia, UO Team


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Seven Deaths

10/1/2018 To shepherd in the Treasures of Khaldun we have a series of short pieces of fiction to supplement the events in-game.  We present the next installment, Seven Deaths By EM Malachi The bone fingers wrapped around a stone and began scratching the words again onto the crypt walls. The skeleton did not see the blasphemy it was writing. The Sun had never touched the dark tunnels, and the skeleton’s eyes had long ago decayed to dust. It didn’t matter. The story itself was part of the spell that kept it moving, and it would continue to etch the words […]


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Future Publish Schedule Update & More!

9/28/2018 Greetings, Publish 101 has been live for a little over a week and already Britannian’s have demonstrated their wit and resolve in defeating the latest threat to the realm. Crafters have been outfitting her armies with Caddellite infused weapons, magical items, and treats and are ready to seize the Treasures of Khaldun, while rogues have gotten an early taste of the riches to be had. The remainder of the Treasures of Khaldun content, including Artifact of the Cult drops from the Khal Ankur Champ Spawn, Puzzle Box artifacts, and bonus power scrolls will go live on October 1st. Also […]