noun. (mŭd - MUHD), verb MUD-DED, MUD-DING

A computer program and associated servers communicating via telnet, that allows multiple players to share in an immersive, text-based virtual-reality role-playing game.

Acronym: [M]ulti [U]ser [D]ungeon •  [M]ulti [U]ser [D]omain • [M]ulti [U]ser [D]imension



Role Play Intensive - A genre of MUD which focuses upon Roleplay and remaining 'in-character' while logged into the game and playing.  Shadows of Isildur is a Roleplay Intensive game.


Perma Death

Permanent Death. A standard among most RPI-type games.  a situation in which Player Characters (PCs) die permanently and are removed from the game.

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Vol 13 Issue 17 - More Warcraft

Posted by   Nimrod on   Sep 28, 2015

In which Nimrod talks even more about the up and coming Warcraft System of Shadows of Isildur.

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