All of Britannia is in a state of shock at the news
that Lord British has been abducted. He and his small group of men were
ambushed some where north of the dungeon Shame. Dupre, Paladin of Trinsic,
said today that a large group or Orcs and Mongbats attacked British’s
group and that the one known only as Keeonean was seen seizing British
and then vanishing into thin air.
British had been traveling by foot and not via magical means. Nystul,
the court mage, had suggested that Minax may be able to disrupt gate travel
and, in effect, trap a traveler in between destinations leaving them caught
in the Ethereal Void.
Sir Geoffrey and Shamino are at this very moment searching the area
for any sign of Lord British. Dupre himself will now be focusing on retaking
From the Town Cryer - The Journal of Ultima Online, February 27th,