Information for Newcomers
MUME is a rather complex game; this page is a collection of hints for newcomers. If you are new to online roleplaying games, here you can find the essential knowledge you will need to survive in Arda; if you have played other MUDs before, you can read about MUME's unique features.
What is a MUD?
MUD stands for Multi-User Dungeon, this is a text based role-playing game in wich multiple players from around the world interact with each other through commands wich are similar to natural language, being text based players have to read rooms, objects, events, other players characters and computer characters(NPC's) description, ambienting this virtual world in their imagination, it feels like playing inside the book itself
What is a Telnet Client?
How do I play MUME?
- A complete sample MUME session
- Introduction to MUME
- Basic commands needed to survive
- MUME Chronicles
- More advanced commands...
- Interesting features
- Complete help files
- Game rules
- Base Abilities for Newbies - A simple guide to avoid big mistakes when choosing your own base abilities. Don't be afraid to use MUMEs pre-made sets of base abilities thinking you will end up with a mediocre character for doing so. Most of the pre-made stats are good or can be changed to be good without having to remake your character.