Revision as of 21:45, 5 August 2008 by Tancred RedStar (Talk | contribs) (Added Shard box)

Izumo Shard
File:Large shard icon izumo.jpg
Launched: October 1, 1999
Time Zone: Japan JST
Maintenance Time: 8:00AM

Izumo is a Japanese shard and is named after the Japanese city of Izumo in Shimane prefecture. The city also has a famous shrine, named Izumo-taisha, which is known for being helpful to people in search of a mate. The name was chosen after a Japanese player poll was conducted with over 2,500 entries received.

Izumo shard opened October 1, 1999 as the 18th shard and was initially available to Japanese-regional players only.

Izumo opened to all UO players worldwide on December 1, 1999.

See Also