Ultima Story

Eons ago Lord British came unto the lands of Sosaria. Since that time it has been united under his rule as the Kingdom of Britannia and has gone through two major crises. A few years ago there were political upheavals among the city states of the Kingdom. The ringleader of this political instability was Mondain, the Magician. Under his horrible rule, the people's lives were devastated. A valiant warrior was called forth from another world by Lord British. This warrior finally overthrew Mondain....

Shops

In towns and castles, you can purchase necessary goods for the adventure. You can also sell unnecessary things, get information from the salesclerks, etc. When you go to a shop, talk to them over the counter. You can tell the type of shop by the appearance of the salesclerk. When you visit here in time oi reed, you'll get good You can have drinks here. H you tip the bartender generously he might tefl you an interesting story If you save your previous activities here, you can start the game from...

Characters Differ Depending on Their Profession

When you decide on a race group, the Profession Selection window opens, and the screen changes to the one as Picture I shows. Then choose the profession of each character using Button and execute with Button A. You have eleven different kinds of professions to choose from for your characters Fighter, Cleric, Wizard, Thief, Paladin. Barbarian. Lark, Illusionist, Druid. Alchemist, and Ranger. Each profession differs in the capacities of weapon and armor allowed. The range of a spell, the maximum...

Commands

During the game, push Button A and the Command Window exhibition window appears. By using Button move the cursor to the command you want to use. Then push Button A, and execute. If you want to cancel it, push Button B. If you push the Select Button, the command screen will scroll to show other commands. Listen to the people Use TALK when you want to soeak with the people in the castle, and in town You can practice this command by putting the character first in line next to the person you want...

Choose Among the Races

You have five race groups to choose characters from Human, Elf, Dwarf. Bobit, and Fuzzy. They differ in Strength attacking power , Dexterity ability to escape from a trap, and steal . Intelligence magic power and Wisdom will power , see the table below . Move the cursor with Button and use Button A to select. Race Groups and Maximum Amount of Each Ability