Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues

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FeatureHow to 'toilet' in space and other lessons from a remarkable life

Inside Richard Garriott's fascinating new Explore/Create memoir

It's OK, Richard Garriott is protected by spells from harmful use of his blood

Chatting weird reliquary sculptures with the Shroud of the Avatar guys.

Richard Garriott selling vials of his blood on eBay

UPDATE: Pulled from eBay but actually selling on the Shroud of the Avatar store!

Feature$12,000 castles and $2100 deeds - inside Shroud of the Avatar's booming housing market

The unreleased game with a property market more crazy than London's.

FeatureRichard Garriott's Shroud of the Avatar is Ultima Online 2 in so many ways

It has promise but the pre-alpha isn't recommended for all.

Shroud of the Avatar gets Steam Early Access release date

Play Richard Garriott's new RPG next month.

Garrriott's Shroud of the Avatar takes to Steam Greenlight

His new RPG is on for a first-half 2015 release.

Early access to Shroud of the Avatar from December

Help shape Richard Garriott's new RPG.

What Garriott's new RPG looks like after six months

Shroud of the Avatar is coming along.

Debut 20-minute Shroud of the Avatar gameplay video

"As a general rule, this is now the final form of the game."

Richard Garriott's Shroud of the Avatar: What's the big idea?

Why he needs Kickstarter, the project's origins, clever bits, persistence, online elements, housing, PVP and combat.

Lord British thinks "most game designers really just suck"

UPDATE: "I was not trying to toot my own horn." Richard Garriott clarifies his point.