Origin announced today the latest expansion for Ultima Online, named Age of Shadows. The expansion will add several new classes and a House Design Tool so that players can design and then build their own housing, in addition to a new realm to explore and settle. Two new professions are now available: a Paladin and a Necromancer. Also featured is an enhanced magic system with new spells and items and also new combat techniques and weapons.
Age of Shadows is currently set for an early 2003 release date.