Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss (DOS)
|Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss|
This game has hidden development-related text.
Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss has the Avatar brought back to Britannia for the sole purpose of being falsely accused of kidnapping a girl.
It was a technical advancement by being one of the early 3D games, although the gameplay mechanics were not exactly ideal with plenty of skills being considered useless or redundant.
Underworld Editor Remnants
Hidden inside uw.exe at 0x5AF2C (version F1.50S):
Thank you, and you, may i add, for using the Underworld Editor
Fittingly, there's also a reference to uwedit.exe at 0x5DD58.
Strings.pak compresses its strings in some huffman-type encoding. The first string in string set 1, at offset 9b6:
Hey, its all the game strings
The Ultima series
|Apple II||Ultima • Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny|
|Commodore 64||Ultima VI: The False Prophet|
|Atari 8-bit||Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar|
|Amiga||Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar • Ultima VI: The False Prophet|
|DOS||Ultima I • Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny • Ultima VI: The False Prophet • Ultima VII: The Black Gate • Ultima VII Part Two: Serpent Isle (Prototype) • Ultima VIII: Pagan|
|Windows||Ultima Online (Prototype) • Ultima IX: Ascension|
|Worlds of Ultima|
|DOS||Worlds of Ultima: The Savage Empire • Ultima: Worlds of Adventure 2: Martian Dreams|
|DOS||Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss|
|DOS||Akalabeth: World of Doom (1996)|