Dino's Guide to Ultima VI - The False Prophet

Characters and Dialogue

Xenerkes Dragon's Ultima 6 headshots (Internet Archive) show all the portraits from Ultima VI.

You can download a zipped, half-done transcript of Ultima 6 from The Literal Ultima, a section of The Notable Ultima.

Documentation

The Ultima VI Encore CD-ROM Game Manual is available on the Ultima Web Archive.

The Ultima VI copy protection questions and answers are available on my copy protections document.

The stoeggl.com Ultima 6 C64 page contains copy protection answers, a C64 keyboard reference for Ultima 6, and manuals for Ultima 1-6 (in .WRI format).

File Formats

You may find information about the format of Ultima VI maps at one of the following locations:

There is an Ultima 6 world editor around along with its source code and file format information.

An Ultima 6 tileset that was once found at u6like is now available here at Dino's Ultima Page.

Gameplay

For general problems with Ultima 6, see a FAQ on the Other Codex (Internet Archive).

Gargoyle Language

All you need to know about the Gargish language can be found at Gargish Dragon's Ultima Page.

For a linguistic analysis of the Gargish language, see "Linguistic Asides: On Gargish" at Linguistic Dragon's Ultima Journeys.

Magic

There are some notes on Ultima 6 Magic at the Cheater's Guild Ultima Page (via the Internet Archive).

The Ultima Web Archive also contains some notes about magic coming from the manual.

Maps

Map Concentrations

Britannia Maps

Dungeon Maps

Lord British's Castle

Maps of Lord British's castle and the sewers and dungeons below are at the Ultima Web Archive.

Music

You may download music [ZIP] from the music page on the Ultima Web Archive.

Ultima 6 music can also be found at Mysterious Sosaria.

The Ultima Files at the World of Ultima also include the Ultima 6 MIDI music.

The Ultima Digital Music Archive at Dor-Lomin has MP3s of the Ultima 6 music.

Remakes and Engines

The Ultima VI Project - The remake of Ultima VI by Team Archon.

Nuvie is a game engine for Ultima 6, Savage Empire and Martian Dreams allowing playability under various systems, just like Exult.

Ultima 6 Online is exactly what the name implies - the ability to play Ultima 6 online with friends.

Reviews

Withstand the Fury Dragon wrote a review of Ultima 6 for the CRPG Player's Handbook, and a preview of the article is available online.

Read about Ultima 6 at "CRPG History Abridged - 21 RPGs that brought something new to the table", by Felipe Pepe for Gamasutra (25th June 2015).

Tools

There are a whole load of tools on IT-HE software. You may also download some saved games and patches of what people did with these tools.

You can also use a U6 editor.

If you want to explore the Ultima 6 map, download Ultimatrix.

Nuvie is be the engine with which to run Ultima 6, Martian Dreams and The Savage Empire on modern systems.

The Ultima 6 Nitpicker's Delight Patch solves a number of inconsistencies in Ultima 6. You can also download it from its Ultima Codex project entry.

Walkthroughs

Here is a list of Ultima 6 walkthroughs:

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