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Welcome to SotA

Get ready to meet the latest MMO by Richard Garriot, also known as Lord British and creator of the Ultima games series: Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues, or simply SotA.

Defined as Ultima Online’s spiritual successor, its development began in 2013 with a collective funding project on Kickstarter. The more than 22,000 backers helped leverage the project. The global launch of the game will be in 2018.

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Candidate launch date for Shroud of the Avatar

Q1 updates and launch date

Portalarium team announced that they plan to launch out of Early Access in the first trimester of 2018. Most specifically, Tuesday March 27, with the Release 52.

The game has been persistent for over a year, and it receives monthly releases for over 4 years, so what makes this date different from other releases? It means they will deliver the list of features promised to Kickstarter backers, including the physical items (with a few exceptions and/or replacements). It also means that they will begin to promote the game through marketing campaigns, which will grow the community.

They will also publish quarterly schedule updates detailing the monthly updates, which will continue...

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