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*Triple Champ Spawn at noon and 7pm daily
*2 Town Invasions Daily – Random Times
*2 Non-PVP Champion Spawns daily
*2 Single PVP Champion Spawns Daily!
*New Player Event
*Grand Auction 3rd Sunday of each month at noon cst
*Watch for staff events announced in-game daily

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“Welcome to UO Evolution, celebrating 9 years online!

UO Evolution Ultima Online Free Server
#1 Custom RunUO Shard Emulator! Log in and play for FREE!

UO Evolution is hosting our Grand Auction Sunday October 20th at noon cst!

UO Evolution is the flagship development shard online since 2010. Come explore the endless adventures of a truly custom Ultima Online shard experience!

“The Game Has Evolved!” and is “Better than the Original!”

UO Evolution was designed around the idea of having a public shard to further the development of the RunUO Emulator, in an effort to provide an enhanced version of the original UO game we all love. Over the past 9 years, UO Evolution has built one of the strongest, most supportive game communities and has become the #1 custom freeshard

UO Evolution is a unique shard that develops it’s own exclusive PVM and PVE content, along with including the best aspects of the original AOS, SE, ML and SA expansions. The shard has been online since 2010, and has 10,000+ current accounts and an average of 750+ players online, peaking around 1000+ during prime time events

Live events and in-game events are a key feature of UO Evolution’s success, which makes it vastly different from any other Free Shard. There are different types of events, which are run over several days or at specific times. Events vary in difficulty and are a great place to meet up with your shard community.

UOE is hosted on an ultrafast new Enterprise Level, dedicated private server. Our ping times are the fastest in the top 10 freeshard top lists!

You can also view our online stats here

If you enjoy a challenging PVM environment, custom PVP, strong community reviews and active staff/developers then this is the UO shard for you!


IP: play.uoevolution.com
Port: 2593

Having trouble connecting? Try following the simple steps listed on our How to Connect Page

NOTE to new players

Please make sure you take the time to download our custom client/patch Manual-Custom Patch – Without it you won’t be able to see our custom graphics package!


UOE developers have added new content every Friday for the past 9 years, there is always something to explore!

3 houses per account. Custom Housing options, own a house on a mountain top, house on the water or a house in the stars of Malas!

5 player characters per account. Only one character is needed due to the unlimited skill cap, but role playing the other characters is encouraged.

300 Stat Cap, 350 Stat Cap with stat cap increase deeds that you receive from champions and events.

No Skill Cap (Max ALL skills on all characters)

Original OSI Maps, All Facets and Dungeons Fully Spawned including Tokuno, Ter Mur, Underworld and Stygian Abyss

Exclusive Tokuno Content – Custom Black Belt System and Tokuno Expansion content was added

Unique Artwork, Graphics, buildings, GUI, and Mobiles not seen on any other shard…over 100 custom castles, cathedrals, buildings and dungeons to explore!

New Graphics/Monsters/Items, Several Facets are completely custom with new adventures and hundreds of quests

Customized Areas including Auction House, Vendor Mall, Library, Training Area, Quest Hall and Artifact Museum

Hundreds of original and custom Ultima Online quests!

New UO Crafting Systems exclusive to UO Evolution Shard

Enhanced Crafting systems including Runic Crafting, Enhancing, Sockets/Augments, Item Leveling, Contracts, Custom BODs

Custom Champion Spawns including Pirate Champ, Bio Champ, Mithril Dragon, Empirial Dragon and Crafter Spawns

–Dozens of New Resources–

UOE Custom Crafting System
*5 Ore Types
*7 Log Types
*7 Leather Types
*Magic Cloth
*Contract System
*Craftable Levelable Weapons
*Craftable Furniture [Elven & Gargoyle]
*Craftable Deco Items


*Custom Animal Taming, with new custom pets
*Unique Animal Breeding, with trait system
*Evolution Dragons
*Bioengineering pets/mounts
*Custom 3-plot housing, water houses, mountain houses
*Golem Crafting System
*Socket/Augment System
*Tomb Raider System
*Custom Treasure Maps and chests
*Gold Ledger, Token Ledger, Loot Bags
*Puzzle Box “Mastermind”
*Wine Crafting
*Wood Crafting
*Rug Crafting
*Wax Crafting
*Aquarium Crafting
*Player Vendor system
*Monster Contracts
*Contract System
*BOD Expansions and Rewards
*Task System
*Market/Trade System
*Event System
*Weapon and Item Leveling
*Tokuno Expansion and Blackbelt System

———-Daily UO Staff Hosted Events———-

UO Evolution Event Forum
Helpful Friendly UO Community
Experienced, Mature and Dedicated Staff
WIKI with all the custom shard information
Role Playing Encouraged (Good vs Evil)
Players are encouraged to run events
Themed events on every holiday, with gift bags
Challenging Gameplay from novice to expert
Monthly Auctions

UOE Auction

Looking for more information? We are always coming out with new and exciting content and shard updates, visit our forums for more information!

You can “like” us on Facebook for current information and events

You can follow our Development team, UO Evolution adds new content every Friday and posts the updates on our Developer Logs 2019 on the Wiki


UO Evolution [DEDICATED SERVER] Ultima Online Freeshard
Logon server: play.uoevolution.com Port 2593

UO Evolution [ML/SE/SA] USA shard with the most custom content anywhere! No skill caps, 350 Stat Cap, Fast gains, New Champs, Hundreds of custom monsters/Items, 150+Quests, Custom crafting, New Spell system, Animal Breeding, Bioengineering, Evolution Dragons, Experienced Staff, Friendly Community, All Facets fully spawned with OSI and custom content including Ter Mur, Underworld, and Stygian Abyss

UO Evolution Server – Online
Votes: 19121

Current players: 730
Average players: 656
Maximum players: 1015

Current response time: 31ms
Avg response time: 51ms
Uptime: 98.98%
Page Views 921,408
Staff Online – 3

Ranked #1 Custom Free Shard

971,408 Views Since December 2010-2019

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UO Evolution Events!>>>Daily Events<<<*Triple Champ Spawn – Random Times*2 Town Invasions Daily – Random Times*2 Non-PVP Champion Spawns daily*Random Power Hours Daily*Fishing Tournament every other day at noon*Public PVP Champ Event 6pm Daily*New Player Event – Random Daily*Daily Royal Hunts*Daily Hide and Seek Events*Grand Auction 3rd Sunday of each month at noon cst*Watch for staff events announced in-game dailyUO Evolution May Calendar of EventsMay 01 – May 02 – Fishing TournamentMay 03 – Champ Spawn Marathon every Friday 7pmMay 04 – All Champion Spawns will be activated at the same time 7pm, Fishing TournamentMay 05 – May 06 – Fishing TournamentMay 07 – Easter Egg Hunt Quest begins! Easter Deco Contest begins!May 08 – Fishing TournamentMay 09 -May 10 – Mother's Day Weekend! – Champ Spawn Marathon every Friday 7pm, Fishing TournamentMay 11 – Mother's Day Weekend! – All Champion Spawns will be activated at the same time 7pmMay 12 – Mother's Day Events, Fishing TournamentMay 13 – All Champion Spawns will be activated at the same time 7pmMay 14 – Fishing TournamentMay 15 – May 16 – Fishing Tournament May 17 – Champ Spawn Marathon every Friday 7pmMay 18 – All Champion Spawns will be activated at the same time 7pm, Fishing Tournament May 19 – Grand AuctionMay 20 – Fishing TournamentMay 21 – May 22 – Fishing Tournament May 23 – May 24 – Memorial Day Weekend! – Champ Spawn Marathon every Friday 7pm, Fishing Tournament May 25 – Memorial Day Weekend! – All Champion Spawns will be activated at the same time 7pmMay 26 – Memorial Day Weekend! – Fishing TournamentMay 27 – Memorial Day EventsMay 28 – Fishing Tournament May 29 – May 30 – Fishing Tournament May 31 – Champ Spawn Marathon every Friday 7pm

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The Great Reindeer Hunt has Begun
Can you name all 10 Reindeer? No?

There is Dasher (1), Dancer (2), Prancer (3), and Vixen (4). Comet (5), Cupid (6), Donner(7), and Blitzen(8). You can’t forget Rudolf (9), He has a whole song about his name. So the 10th reindeer must be Olive(10).

You Don’t remember Olive from the song? He was a huge jerk.

You know… Olive the other reindeer, used to laugh and call him names.

Reindeer disappear 7 days after they leave the North Pole. North Pole magic is limited. The Magic will decay if the pet is wild, tamed or shrunken. If your pet decays before you return it to staff, you will have to start over. There is no grace period if staff are not avaliable. (I can’t envision many circumstances where 7 days isn’t suficient to tame and return- even if you have to wait a few hours to find a staff member to turn in)

Once you have found all 10 reindeer, page, pm or send a message on discord to either Dante, Domino or Sayla. You will be given a Golden Reindeer Leash. Speak to Cody Sprinkletoes for your reward. This is a one turn in per account.

EVENT>>>Christmas Stealables! Between 5 and 6 pm server time today, all of the Christmas stealables will be spawned in the North Pole, Tram Ice Dungeon, and the attached areas. I will global announce when I have spawned them. There are 49 visible stealables and there are 22 high-end stealables that will require Detect Hidden to reveal along with high stealing skills to steal. The higher the Detect Hidden, the better range to find them. Be patient, even with a high Detect Hidden skill level, you may not be successful on the first attempt. Try multiple attempts in each area. The High-end stealables will be rare. Once you reveal the item, anyone can steal it, so be prepared to change into your stealing attire quickly while fighting off the gremlins! I will create a complete list of stealables soon. Happy Stealing!

1 week ago

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I need 5 players to help me test on Saturday. You must know the task system and be open to giving accurate feedback and positive direction to the coding, send a pm to Dante if you are interested