Just what is a MUD, anyway? And what does that mean, multi-user dungeon? Are all of them set in dungeons?
Niamh, implementor of Alter Epoch, shares her experiences building a better MUD (multi-user dungeon game) for non-sighted players.
Aaron shares his perspectives on gaming with partial sight and what he looks for in a MUD.
Want to be a better game master? Here are 10 tips for running great interactive stories. Ideal for online events and open sessions.
In this post, I offer 7 great reasons to play a text-based RPG, whether it’s a multi-user dungeon or a chatroom-based game.
Mistakes can undermine the aesthetic of any game. Here are 5 reasons to reward players for reporting game typos.
A free list of character flaws you can use to make your characters more dynamic, relatable, and compelling. Over 150+ options!
What is metagaming in RP, and how do you know if it’s bad? I break it down for you in this post with 5 examples.
Tired of sounding like a newb? Check out this glossary of essential terms used by the text-based RPG community. You’ll sound like a pro in no time.
In this post, I lay out 4 types of writing games you can play online for free. I also include examples and popular game directories.