Lord British commonly visits other game world, like Corven

Discussion in 'Developer Depot' started by Lord British, Dec 8, 2019.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Lord British

    Lord British Lord British SOTA Developer

    Messages:
    348
    Likes Received:
    6,701
    Trophy Points:
    80
    Dearest Community,
    Somehow my recent agreement to allow Lord British to play a role in the upcoming fan game of Corven has produced (as often) some wild speculation! BTW - Lord British often visits other worlds in Board Games such as "The Visitor" another game made by a friend, where LB shows up as an "Unwanted Guest", and LB has also be a visitor in numerous computer games as well.
    Just as we often post words of encouragement and links to our community about other games being made by friends, family and fans, I have been in contact with Florian (the games creator) for years, as he has often posted me on their Ultima Homage creation. He asked if LB could play a role in the game, after discussing and refining what that role might be, I agreed to allow specific use of LB in Corven.
    This will NOT interfere in any way with LB in Shroud of the Avatar. It should not be seen as me moving to another company or product.
    However, I do believe they are working hard to make a very nice game, I look forward to seeing how it evolves!
    - Lord British
     
    gtesser, CorvenPOR, Aeryk and 34 others like this.
  2. Rhiannon

    Rhiannon Bug Hunter

    Messages:
    816
    Likes Received:
    1,831
    Trophy Points:
    105
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Bloomington, IN
    You will have to forgive us dearest @Lord British for wanting to bogard you as our own. But I believe that most/some can intellectually understand that you, as we, visit other worlds regularly.
     
  3. Lord British

    Lord British Lord British SOTA Developer

    Messages:
    348
    Likes Received:
    6,701
    Trophy Points:
    80
  4. Violet Ronso

    Violet Ronso Avatar

    Messages:
    1,583
    Likes Received:
    2,910
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I think the main backlash came from the change from Portalarium to CatNip, paired up with the lack of your presence that most have felt in the past year, and your contribution elsewhere that made many upset and thinking you have abandoned them.

    As for me, kudos for ensuring your legacy in as many locations as possible, eithout knowing about you, you shaped many of my childhood gaming experiences, so I am glad you are enjoying yourself!
     
  5. smack

    smack Avatar

    Messages:
    7,078
    Likes Received:
    15,278
    Trophy Points:
    153
    I think it's great that Lord British makes an appearance in other games, be it a cameo, easter egg or otherwise. Those can be a fun find for players. But in the case of SotA, I think many are looking forward to your future appearances in this game!

    What can you say about the Ep2+ story regarding LB, as many players would love to see your NPC in-game to interact with, and perhaps, just maybe, go adventuring with in a party in some special part of the campaign. Any update that you can provide on the Ep2 story / main campaign would be great.

    And how's Book 2 coming along?
     
  6. Vladamir Begemot

    Vladamir Begemot Avatar

    Messages:
    6,161
    Likes Received:
    11,990
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Gender:
    Male
    It's actually Out of Story that he showed up at all in Episode 1, since he's supposed to be somewhere else.

    That being said, it would be REALLY NICE if LB would run some events once Episode 2 hits, rather than just being the focus of our events. IE, hold court now and then. Lead a battle against evil. Something.
     
  7. Proteus Tempest

    Proteus Tempest Avatar

    Messages:
    1,806
    Likes Received:
    2,503
    Trophy Points:
    125
    Location:
    Tempest Reef
    No worries here.
     
  8. Lord Aventine

    Lord Aventine Avatar

    Messages:
    4,192
    Likes Received:
    7,272
    Trophy Points:
    165
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Caladruin
    That's great. Looking forward to seeing Lord British's appearance even more as a story-based character in SOTA.
     
    Last edited: Dec 9, 2019
    gtesser and Sentinel2 like this.
  9. Daxxe Diggler

    Daxxe Diggler Avatar

    Messages:
    2,704
    Likes Received:
    5,738
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Virtue Oasis - Hidden Vale
    @Lord British - I tried a short stint in Legends of Aria and while doing some missions I came upon another player named Lord British. I wasn't sure if that was you or just someone who was an impersonator.

    Was that really you in there?
     
    Paladin Michael and Girlsname like this.
  10. Girlsname

    Girlsname Avatar

    Messages:
    248
    Likes Received:
    502
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Oregon
    Names aren’t unique in LoA— I had 3 accounts, toons named:

    Lord British
    &
    Darkstarr

    Made them duel each other, and then I brought in my 3rd account, a toon named Atos, and dropped a meteor on all 3 of them.

    Lol wish I recorded it.
     
  11. Chatele

    Chatele Avatar

    Messages:
    1,518
    Likes Received:
    3,065
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    USA
    Does this game "Corven" have an official site yet? I cn't seem to find it....
     
  12. that_shawn_guy

    that_shawn_guy Bug Hunter

    Messages:
    1,036
    Likes Received:
    2,707
    Trophy Points:
    125
    Location:
    earth... mostly
    https://www.lycantic.com I think
     
    .dao., Chatele and Anpu like this.
  13. Chatele

    Chatele Avatar

    Messages:
    1,518
    Likes Received:
    3,065
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    USA
    WOW that site is buggy, doesn't say much for them.
     
    Sulaene Moon, Cordelayne and Barugon like this.
  14. oplek

    oplek Avatar

    Messages:
    1,095
    Likes Received:
    2,720
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Well, it seems to have the stuck-at-98% load times of SOTA. So there's that.
     
    evillego6, Chatele, Barugon and 2 others like this.
  15. Girlsname

    Girlsname Avatar

    Messages:
    248
    Likes Received:
    502
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Oregon
    Spat my coffee out lmao
     
  16. Sulaene Moon

    Sulaene Moon Avatar

    Messages:
    490
    Likes Received:
    878
    Trophy Points:
    43
    and you don't have to pay to post...yet.
     
  17. Oracle Watcher

    Oracle Watcher Moderator

    Messages:
    63
    Likes Received:
    532
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Location:
    [ROMEUS]Connection interrupt!
    Anpu likes this.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.