Tabula Rasa

PC / RPG / Release: Oct 30, 2007 / ESRB: T

Richard Garriott awarded $32 million in NCSoft legal battle

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 26, 2011 9:45am PDT

NCSoft unsurprisingly appealed when it was ordered to pay Richard 'Lord British' Garriott $28 million in 2010, but Garriott has won the appeal too, and is now owed $32 million.


Richard Garriott Awarded $28 Million in NCSoft Lawsuit

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 30, 2010 6:00am PDT

Ultima creator and Tabula Rasa designer Richard 'Lord British' Garriott has won his lawsuit against his former employeer NCSoft, the Statesman...


"can we now please have Origin 2: Creating more worlds or something"

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Apocalypse Planned for Tabula Rasa Shutdown

By Nick Breckon, Feb 27, 2009 1:32pm PST

NCsoft's MMO Tabula Rasa is shutting down for good tomorrow, but unlike some sad MMOs that fizzle out in the night, Richard Garriott's failed...


"Note to all MMO developers: I would have tried this at around launch time if you had released a ..."

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Tabula Rasa Now Entirely Free-to-Play

By Chris Faylor, Dec 22, 2008 12:09pm PST

With Tabula Rasa shutting down for good on February 28, 2009, the doomed sci-fi MMO is now entirely free to play. Originally, the game was slated...


""You'll need to activate your new account with a credit card number, but don't worry--that's ..."

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Tabula Rasa Shutting Down, Layoffs Planned

By Blake Ellison, Nov 21, 2008 11:28am PST

Tabula Rasa (PC), the MMO designed by industry pioneer Richard Garriott, will shut down on February 28, 2009. "Unfortunately, the fact is that...


"I knew the game was in trouble when Fry's was selling the regular game at $5 for a weekend ..."

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Richard Garriott Leaves NCsoft to Pursue 'New Interests'

By Blake Ellison, Nov 11, 2008 11:53am PST

Game industry veteran and Tabula Rasa designer Richard "Lord British" Garriott has announced his departure from publisher NCsoft in order to pursue...


"LOL, I just saw this guy on some show about houses with secret passages and hidden rooms. I ..."

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Tabula Rasa Creator Sends Coded Message From Space

By Blake Ellison, Oct 15, 2008 11:36am PDT

Tabula Rasa and Ultima series creator Richard "Lord British" Garriott sent a salute to gamers from space this week. As the first game...


"Is it really intergalactic if the other galaxy is running on a server farm somewhere?"

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General British Wants You!

By Nick Breckon, Jul 30, 2008 6:08pm PDT

Attention space cadets: we have an incoming communique from Lord Big Daddy General British. Put down your space keyboards and pay attention. The...


"I want to meet the guy who says 'rated T of Teen' and 'rated M for Mature' right before all the ..."

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NCsoft Launching Gamer DNA into Outer Space with 'Digital Time Capsule,' Could 'Resurrect Humanity'

By Chris Faylor, Jul 30, 2008 9:07am PDT

When Ultima and Tabula Rasa creator Richard Garriott ventures into space this fall, he will deposit a "digital time capsule" on the International...


"This is pretty awesome, Lord British is fucking crazy. Hes also extremely rich and has been ..."

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Tabula Rasa Still Kicking with 1.5 Patch

By Nick Breckon, Feb 28, 2008 12:38pm PST

Despite disappointing sales, NCsoft's space-age MMO Tabula Rasa has been infused with some new blood by a 1.5 patch. Check out this new trailer...


"The great part of that video was how all of it was in game. Not a single part of that was a ..."

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Tabula Rasa Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 02, 2008 9:31am PST

TenTonHammer has been updated with a Tabula Rasa Q&A, asking community manager April Burba about the game and reactions since launch.


Tabula Rasa Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 31, 2007 6:42am PDT

GameZone has the latest Tabula Rasa Q&A, asking lead designer Paul Sage about the soon-to-be-launched sci-fi MMO Tabula Rasa.


Tabula Rasa Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 04, 2007 5:58pm PDT

New at GameSpot this evening is this Tabula Rasa Q&A. Designer Rebekah Tran answers questions about the mission design in the game.


Tabula Rasa Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 03, 2007 7:25am PDT

MPOGD.com has the latest Tabula Rasa Q&A posted. April Burba is asked about the beta, player reaction, combat, clone system and more.


Tabula Rasa Delayed Until November

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2007 1:20pm PDT

Tabula Rasa, the Richard Garriott-helmed, Destination Games-developed PC MMORPG, has been pushed back by a few weeks. Originally announced for an...


"i played the beta for a few hours, i think this'll turn into another vanguard and its ilk, i.e. ..."

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