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Ultima 1: The First Age of Darkness

This is the first of the very popular RPG saga Ultima. The setting is the land of Sosaria, the enemy to defeat is Mondain. It's a classic cRPG. The wilderness and cities are represented from a top down perspective, while dungeons can be explored in a first person 3d view.

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Main executable file (run this to play the game): ultima1/ultima.exe

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Collector's corner:

The original version of Ultima I for the Apple II did not have a box, maps or coins.
The 1986 version of Ultima I came with:

  • four cardboard maps
  • a cloth bag with five coins: 1 gold piece, 3 silver pieces and 1 copper piece
  • a First Age of Darkness book
  • a player reference card
  • 1x 5.25" disk or 1x 3.5" disk

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Additional info about Ultima 1: The First Age of Darkness

Input: keyboard

Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, 5,25 floppy disk

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