Straight from my inbox:
Ultima V: Lazarus - A Gaming Legend is Reborn
Saint James, MO, February 2, 2004 Team Lazarus, a volunteer-run (mod) organization, today announced that the long awaited and highly anticipated remake, Ultima V: Lazarus, has released a playable demo to the public. Ultima V: Lazarus is a complete recreation of ORIGIN Systems' classic role-playing game Ultima V: Warriors of DestinyÂ®, utilizing the modding capabilities of Gas-Powered Games' Dungeon SiegeÂ®. This demo is available in English, French, and German, and is fully compatible with both the Mac and PC versions of Dungeon SiegeÂ®.
Lazarus Alpha Demo 1.0 is a free mod for Dungeon Siege and can be downloaded from the official Ultima V: Lazarus website, at http://www.u5lazarus.com
Although not feature-complete, Lazarus Alpha Demo 1.0 does contain several of the more impressive features which will be appearing in the final release, including:
- A glimpse into the world of Britannia: All of Verity Isle is yours to explore!
- A robust dialogue system
- Beautiful custom artwork
- Vicious monsters and cunning wizards
- Digitally re-mastered orchestral soundtrack
Download today, and experience Ultima VÂ® . . . all over again!