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Exodus: Ultima III (DOS)

Exodus: Ultima III Screenshots

DOS version

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Title Screen (CGA with composite monitor)

Title Screen (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Demo (CGA with composite monitor)

Demo (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS The Throne of Lord British (CGA with composite monitor)

The Throne of Lord British (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Pub in Britain (CGA with composite monitor)

Pub in Britain (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Lord British tortures people? (CGA with composite monitor)

Lord British tortures people? (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Fighting wizards (CGA with composite monitor)

Fighting wizards (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Fighting sea serpents (CGA with composite monitor)

Fighting sea serpents (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Receiving an important clue (CGA with composite monitor)

Receiving an important clue (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Dungeon crawling (CGA with composite monitor)

Dungeon crawling (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Great Earth Serpent (CGA with composite monitor)

Great Earth Serpent (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Castle Fire (CGA with composite monitor)

Castle Fire (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Facing Exodus (CGA with composite monitor)

Facing Exodus (CGA with composite monitor)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS As in Ultima IV, you get a cute little intro animation.

As in Ultima IV, you get a cute little intro animation.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS The main menu.

The main menu.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Character generation. Choose name, sex, race, class, and distribute points. Easy. The tricky part is to get a good combination of characters for your party.

Character generation. Choose name, sex, race, class, and distribute points. Easy. The tricky part is to get a good combination of characters for your party.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Welcome to Sosaria!

Welcome to Sosaria!

Exodus: Ultima III DOS "My child"? British will pay for his arrogance...!

"My child"? British will pay for his arrogance...!

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Gathering first hints in Britain's pub. Note the line-of-sight algorithm.

Gathering first hints in Britain's pub. Note the line-of-sight algorithm.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Exploring Sosaria. Looks like a dungeon entrance over there.

Exploring Sosaria. Looks like a dungeon entrance over there.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Fighting two skeletons in the woods. The combat is quite tactical, similar to the Gold Box engine, but much simpler.

Fighting two skeletons in the woods. The combat is quite tactical, similar to the Gold Box engine, but much simpler.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS This bar is crowded, but it's probably not because of the friendliness of its bartender.

This bar is crowded, but it's probably not because of the friendliness of its bartender.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS The end of my first party. I didn't even DO anything, I had to kill a thief in self-defence. The guards are brutes. I have sworn revenge.

The end of my first party. I didn't even DO anything, I had to kill a thief in self-defence. The guards are brutes. I have sworn revenge.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS In Sosaria, torches seem to be illegal, as they are only sold in hidden guild shops. Finally, I'll be able to explore dungeons!

In Sosaria, torches seem to be illegal, as they are only sold in hidden guild shops. Finally, I'll be able to explore dungeons!

Exodus: Ultima III DOS The first example of Ultima III's creative use of tile maps to create 16x16 pixel graphics. After three days of playing, I realized that this one was supposed to show a fountain.

The first example of Ultima III's creative use of tile maps to create 16x16 pixel graphics. After three days of playing, I realized that this one was supposed to show a fountain.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS As in Ultima II, a certain item gives you some proto-automapping.

As in Ultima II, a certain item gives you some proto-automapping.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Welcome to Lord British's spacious and luxurious Torture Chamber, where he waterboards and burns jesters. Well, this game at least is more realistic than Ultima IV.

Welcome to Lord British's spacious and luxurious Torture Chamber, where he waterboards and burns jesters. Well, this game at least is more realistic than Ultima IV.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS During the early part of the game, you'll need to find out how to reach Dawn. Well, now I know what I'm gonna save my money for...

During the early part of the game, you'll need to find out how to reach Dawn. Well, now I know what I'm gonna save my money for...

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Finally, a place that sells horses, leading to faster movement and less food consumption. Less food consumption is GOOD.

Finally, a place that sells horses, leading to faster movement and less food consumption. Less food consumption is GOOD.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Attacking pirates to get their ship, just like in Ultima IV.

Attacking pirates to get their ship, just like in Ultima IV.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Those guards ain't what they were in Ultima I and II...

Those guards ain't what they were in Ultima I and II...

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Lord British apparently doesn't object to my horse crapping all over his throne room.

Lord British apparently doesn't object to my horse crapping all over his throne room.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Is it modern art? No, it's an Ultima III dungeon full of chests! (The chests are the white rectangles, OK?)

Is it modern art? No, it's an Ultima III dungeon full of chests! (The chests are the white rectangles, OK?)

Exodus: Ultima III DOS This great snake blocks the way... Getting rid of it is one of main puzzles in the game.

This great snake blocks the way... Getting rid of it is one of main puzzles in the game.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS The other day, while leisurely strolling down a stream of lava, I met some helpful Balron.

The other day, while leisurely strolling down a stream of lava, I met some helpful Balron.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS My favourite place in whole Sosaria!

My favourite place in whole Sosaria!

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Entering a shrine, with some more cute tile-map graphics. For 1000 gold, my fuzzy wizard Skw'ix'tk just got much more intelligent.

Entering a shrine, with some more cute tile-map graphics. For 1000 gold, my fuzzy wizard Skw'ix'tk just got much more intelligent.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS With Skw'ix'tk now mastering the magic art of mass destruction, I'm having my revenge on those cruel city guards. Wua ha haaa!!!

With Skw'ix'tk now mastering the magic art of mass destruction, I'm having my revenge on those cruel city guards. Wua ha haaa!!!

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Annah: "Oooh, looook, a pony! A pony!! How sweeeeet!!! Let's ride!... Er... wait a moment..."
Pony: "GroooOOAAARRGHGH!!!"

Annah: "Oooh, looook, a pony! A pony!! How sweeeeet!!! Let's ride!... Er... wait a moment..." Pony: "GroooOOAAARRGHGH!!!"

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Digging for treasure. In the distance, pirates approach. I always wanted a second ship anyway.

Digging for treasure. In the distance, pirates approach. I always wanted a second ship anyway.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Using moongates, you can get near Castle Exodus... But you'll have to find another way to get inside.

Using moongates, you can get near Castle Exodus... But you'll have to find another way to get inside.

Exodus: Ultima III DOS Exodus is so evil that even his floor will attack you!

Exodus is so evil that even his floor will attack you!

Exodus: Ultima III DOS After you saved Sosaria, there is another unofficial challenge: Dispose of Lord British and become king of Sosaria yourself.

After you saved Sosaria, there is another unofficial challenge: Dispose of Lord British and become king of Sosaria yourself.