Addition of mouse-look (looking around by moving the mouse), which can be toggled on and off with a keypress. In support of this, the allowed range of vertical view angle has been greatly expanded, and the 3D rendering engine has been hacked to have it draw the bits of the world that become visible when the player looks sharply upward or downward. Also, spell runes can be typed directly (with Ctrl+Alt+<letter>), without having to navigate through the inventory and the rune bag.
Ultima Underworld II In Windows 2000/XP (48.0 KB)
A patch is out to get this game to run on modern operating systems! Kudos to "Sir Cabirus"(for the patch) and "Moscow Dragon"(for the solution)! However, it doesn't work fine on my Pentium II Windows XP machine, as claimed, but it may work on yours.
DOSBox - MS-DOS emulation (Ext. Link)
DOS emulation! This project is specially done to cater for those DOS games that can't be run in modern operating system. I would say it is 95 % compatible. Check our guide here on configuring DOSBox for Windows XP / Vista / 7.
How to run Ultima Underworld I/II in Windows 2000/XP. This was posted in Experts-Exchange with some users reporting successes. Try at your will.
Lights Patch by Gigaquad (1 KB)
Gigaquad did not like how dark the Underworld games were and wanted to increase the brightness a bit. A well known fact is that deleting data\shades.dat will remove all shades, but this really kills the atmosphere. This gives a more natural brighter light ambience in the game.
General Midi Patch by Panzer Drago (64.6 KB)
This patch is designed to replace the existing music files for Ultima Underworld 2 with new optimised GM files. File obtained from Ultima: The Reconstruction.
PDF User Manuals (3.26 MB)
Here you go - the whole PDF manuals from the Ultima Underworld compilation! Includes map of Lord British's Castle, Reference Card and Player's Guide.
A Safe Passage through Britanni (51 KB)
Part of the user's manual, this thick book covers all you need to know about Britannia's lands.
MIDI Music (9.43 KB)
All of the Ultima Underworld II MIDI Music has been made for you! Download it right here and experience the feeling of trapped as you work.
Ever wanted to know how to original box looked like? The catchy phrases? Here are the scans of the complete series. Updated 25 Apr 2006. Thanks to VGMuseum.
Windows Icons (269 KB)
A remarkable collection of icons for use with program shortcuts . .
Official Patch (Not For CD versions) (656 KB)
Fixes lots of bugs such as Servant's Strike and Plot Hang. Not required for the CD versions.
Memory-Efficient Mouse Drivers - Microsoft (14.3 KB) and Cute Mouse (37.9 KB)
These mouse drivers take very little memory.
Microsoft Mouse - 11K Conventional Memory (Microsoft)
Cute Mouse - 7K Conventional Memory (Nagy Daniel)
Level Viewer 1.1 (Thanks to Peroxide) (84.7 KB)
An excellent 3D viewer of the underworld games. Try it now! It's freeware!
Map Editor / Viewer by Alistair Brow (321 KB)
An unfinished utility to explore the levels of Ultima Underworld II. Source
Formats Specifications (143 KB)
This file tries to collect all file formats and data structures used in the game Ultima Underworld 1. It originated from the "uw-specs.txt" file that was found with "The System Shock Hack Project" (TSSHP).
A loving recreation of the four arenas in the Pits of Carnage from Ultima Underworld 2. The arenas (for those of you unfamiliar with UW2) are Fire, Water, Air and Earth. In the Pits of Carnage, there was no hope of escape, and the common pastime was personal combat.
Floor 2 of the Ice Caverns world in Ultima Underworld 2. Floor 2 is the more interesting of the two floors of the ice caverns, and features Mokpo the Mad, Filanium Mud Flats, and the Lost City of Anodunos.
A loving recreation of the four arenas in the Pits of Carnage from Ultima Underworld 2. Requires 2.20 and will not work with Special Edition.
Maps by Laurens M. Fridael (632 KB)
All of the Ultima Underworld II Maps have been captured for your traveling needs. Grab it now.