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Pagan: Ultima VIII (DOS)

Pagan: Ultima VIII Screenshots

DOS version

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The Guardian will banish you, Avatar.. (from the opening intro)

The Guardian will banish you, Avatar.. (from the opening intro)

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS ... to the world of Pagan! (Title Screen, from the opening intro)

... to the world of Pagan! (Title Screen, from the opening intro)

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The very beginning. A meeting with a simple fisherman - or so it seems...

The very beginning. A meeting with a simple fisherman - or so it seems...

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The story starts brutally, with an execution! This sets the tone for the events in Pagan

The story starts brutally, with an execution! This sets the tone for the events in Pagan

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Welcome to the town of Tenebrae, home to beautiful street lamps and police brutality!

Welcome to the town of Tenebrae, home to beautiful street lamps and police brutality!

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Houses are full of detail, and environments are interactive. I just moved around a flask and some cheese to reveal a key!

Houses are full of detail, and environments are interactive. I just moved around a flask and some cheese to reveal a key!

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Only in this game: climb on the roofs! Mostly a cosmetic addition, but who knows what you can find here?..

Only in this game: climb on the roofs! Mostly a cosmetic addition, but who knows what you can find here?..

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS There is much to see in Pagan. Here you've just witnessed a fight - yet you seem to be unable to go past the bars...

There is much to see in Pagan. Here you've just witnessed a fight - yet you seem to be unable to go past the bars...

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Tenebrae Library. Cozy, isn't it? Sit down, read a book! I hope they have something by C.S. Lewis here

Tenebrae Library. Cozy, isn't it? Sit down, read a book! I hope they have something by C.S. Lewis here

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS An example of the new action-oriented gameplay: captured Avatar jumping just as the flaming arrow explodes behind him

An example of the new action-oriented gameplay: captured Avatar jumping just as the flaming arrow explodes behind him

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS A BED and a BLANKET, indeed! This means I can finally take a nap

A BED and a BLANKET, indeed! This means I can finally take a nap

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Uh-oh, that's not a pretty sight!.. What happened here? Play the game and find out!

Uh-oh, that's not a pretty sight!.. What happened here? Play the game and find out!

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS More interesting situations: two trolls are duking it out in a cave, while I barely evaded an explosive fireball trap

More interesting situations: two trolls are duking it out in a cave, while I barely evaded an explosive fireball trap

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Pagan has a lot of caves. You'll spend much of your time in such environments. There is plenty to find, though, as you can see here!..

Pagan has a lot of caves. You'll spend much of your time in such environments. There is plenty to find, though, as you can see here!..

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Avatar has focused a lot on learning the virtues. There was simply no time for swimming lessons!..

Avatar has focused a lot on learning the virtues. There was simply no time for swimming lessons!..

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS With a gigantic mushroom growing nearby, I summon a fearsome creature who shows some respect to me

With a gigantic mushroom growing nearby, I summon a fearsome creature who shows some respect to me

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Climbing in progress: captured the climbing animation while a zombie is approaching

Climbing in progress: captured the climbing animation while a zombie is approaching

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Exploring somebody's house. Try talking to this lady. Most of the inhabitants of Pagan are scared of everything...

Exploring somebody's house. Try talking to this lady. Most of the inhabitants of Pagan are scared of everything...

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS With such a leader, it's no wonder the atmosphere is so grim in this country!..

With such a leader, it's no wonder the atmosphere is so grim in this country!..

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Some strange ritual... Avatar, are you sure you know what you're doing?

Some strange ritual... Avatar, are you sure you know what you're doing?

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS What up, dawg?!.. Talking to the Titan Lithos. Hangin' with Titans is what I be doin', word

What up, dawg?!.. Talking to the Titan Lithos. Hangin' with Titans is what I be doin', word

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Getting a helpful hint. Now you know what to do

Getting a helpful hint. Now you know what to do

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Fighting myself ? ... No, it is a Changeling, who has taken our shape

Fighting myself ? ... No, it is a Changeling, who has taken our shape

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS This strange house seems to be floating in space...

This strange house seems to be floating in space...

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS We have created a Golem to open a door - he is ready to take our orders

We have created a Golem to open a door - he is ready to take our orders

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS A Troll is trying to make out of us another pile of bones on the ground

A Troll is trying to make out of us another pile of bones on the ground

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Better step carefully - suddenly the ground may break into hot lava

Better step carefully - suddenly the ground may break into hot lava

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The Upper Catacombs - starting point for many of our quests

The Upper Catacombs - starting point for many of our quests

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS A sorcerer has summoned a Daemon to kill a rival

A sorcerer has summoned a Daemon to kill a rival

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The mages may live in a monastery, but they surely know how to decorate their halls!..

The mages may live in a monastery, but they surely know how to decorate their halls!..

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The fun stuff of Ultima: open a wardrobe and rummage through somebody's clothes

The fun stuff of Ultima: open a wardrobe and rummage through somebody's clothes

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The owner of this house seems to have a fondness for fish. He is also walking outside and complaining; I captured a part of his rant

The owner of this house seems to have a fondness for fish. He is also walking outside and complaining; I captured a part of his rant

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS After a battle against a tough sorcerer. Searching his body

After a battle against a tough sorcerer. Searching his body

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Walking through the wilderness, you open your backpack. It's full of... stuff

Walking through the wilderness, you open your backpack. It's full of... stuff

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The sorcerers have summoned the Titan Pyros himself

The sorcerers have summoned the Titan Pyros himself

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Hey, don't look at me like this. I was just checking that seemingly impassable mountain barrier

Hey, don't look at me like this. I was just checking that seemingly impassable mountain barrier

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Well-equipped Avatar is practicing combat stances. It sucks to be single... Note the nice (and rare) tree. Opened the equipment and attribute menu

Well-equipped Avatar is practicing combat stances. It sucks to be single... Note the nice (and rare) tree. Opened the equipment and attribute menu

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS There are quite a few books to be found in this game. This one describes some spell-related material

There are quite a few books to be found in this game. This one describes some spell-related material

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS Which lever may be the right one?

Which lever may be the right one?

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS We are looking for Pyros in his Plane - and meet some Daemons there

We are looking for Pyros in his Plane - and meet some Daemons there

Pagan: Ultima VIII DOS The Avatar times four in the Ethereal Plane ? - No, some Changelings again, even here

The Avatar times four in the Ethereal Plane ? - No, some Changelings again, even here