So you want to start your own Ultima Online shard? It seems UO has been on a big comeback. Player shards are popping up all over the place. Now with the right tools you can be logging into your own shard in minutes.
So let’s get started. First you are going to need a Windows based dedicated server or virtual private server. Runuo doesn’t take many resources to run so we would recommend our essential cloud server with Server 2008R2 Web edition to help keep your costs down.
Note: Yes we know runuo server can be install via mono on a linux box. We just haven’t seen a lot of great experiences with hosting uo shards via mono.
1. Download and Install Runuo Server, .Net 4.0 Framework, and UO Classic Client
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