Interactive fan fiction inspired by Lord British's Ultima Saga.
As told by Michael D. Hilborn
a.k.a. A New Breed of Dragon

Play Introduction
Ultima VIII ended with your return to Britannia...
Now your next adventure is about to begin.

Journey Onward
[Sound and Music] || [No Sound and Music]

Tutorial, Instructions, Tips, Credits, etc.

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Ultima, Britannia, and Origin are registered trademarks of ORIGIN Systems, Inc. Avatar is a trademark of ORIGIN Systems, Inc. Some of the artwork and all music are copyrighte d by ORIGIN Systems, Inc. and its creator, Richard "Lord British" Garriott. This site is unaffiliated with ORIGIN Systems, Inc.
All original artwork, sound effects, and text: Copyright 1997 by Michael D. Hilborn.