Ultima VII: The Black Gate
DOS - 1992
Description of Ultima VII: The Black Gate
Offering role-playing (rpg) in a world of medieval / fantasy, real-time, Ultima VII: The Black Gate (also known as 創世紀7：黑月之門, Ultima VII: La Porte Noire, Ultima VII - Die schwarze Pforte, Ultima 7) is an abandonware developed by ORIGIN Systems, Inc. and published by ORIGIN Systems, Inc.. Released in 1992, you wander around in a 3rd-person, top-down perspective.
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Bern13 added this comment on 2014-11-24 :
The best Ultima game there is. Thank you...
Hipol added this comment on 2014-09-29 :
How do I install this?
Jeff Speakpanza added this comment on 2014-06-10 :
best rpg ever
doesnt matter added this comment on 2013-05-27 :
man i played this a crap load when i was little thanks bro
BigBadGorg added this comment on 2012-11-25 :
Haw man...i remember installing this out of its big black cardboard box from seven, count em' seven, 5 1/4" Floppy disks.
Itoo added this comment on 2012-02-24 :
Like previous Ultimas, this map is completely open. It follows a linear plot at first, but eventually opens up about 10% in. It doesn't have quite the moral lecture of Ultima 4 or 6, but they're still there (steal enough items and see what your party members do.) There's TONS of items, mostly take-able, LOTS of unique characters with plenty of dialogue, and fun miniplots and side-jobs.
The overall plot is simple: a new moral doctrine is rampantly taking over Britannia, replacing the old 8-virtue system with its new thought. All the people you meet are either for, against or indifferent to it, but nearly everyone has something to say about it. It's your job to investigate the religion, wrapped around a murder, and restore harmony to the land.
I've replayed this game multiple times although I've only actually completely beat it once. I just enjoy walking around the world and moving pixels around. You will most likely need exult to run it on your modern PC, check out exult.com. Like VDMSound for dosbox games, it is specifically designed for Ultima VII to make it play right.
PS - Did I forget to mention the midi soundtrack? It's utterly beautiful.
Dungy added this comment on 2011-01-16 :
For more information on the Ultima series, check out http://codex.ultimaaiera.com/wiki/Main_Page
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