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  • “Multi-User Dungeon, you’re so much fu-uh-uh-un!  Multi-User Domain, so much more than just a game!  I hate lag!  Killer flag!  I hate lag!  Killer flag!”  -the Brodies 1997 Ah, fond memories persist surrounding the nerdy past time of “mudding” (playing MUDs).  MUDs also known as Multi-User Dungeons or Domains are fantasy worlds where you create a unique character which you play online with other players.  The catch is that it’s been around a lot longer than MMORPGs and is solely text based.  I spent many hours on a crappy Packard-Bell 386 in my parent’s garage plugging away on a yellow nicotine stained keyboard attempting to level my Half-Elf Ranger Drekmoor.  My high school friends would come into the garage and […]

    MUD – Multi User Dungeon

    “Multi-User Dungeon, you’re so much fu-uh-uh-un!  Multi-User Domain, so much more than just a game!  I hate lag!  Killer flag!  I hate lag!  Killer flag!”  -the Brodies 1997 Ah, fond memories persist surrounding the nerdy past time of “mudding” (playing MUDs).  MUDs also known as Multi-User Dungeons or Domains are fantasy worlds where you create a unique character which you play online with other players.  The catch is that it’s been around a lot longer than MMORPGs and is solely text based.  I spent many hours on a crappy Packard-Bell 386 in my parent’s garage plugging away on a yellow nicotine stained keyboard attempting to level my Half-Elf Ranger Drekmoor.  My high school friends would come into the garage and […]

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