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05.15.13
Free for All: Celebrating MUD May with Gemstone IV
05.15.13

Free for All: Celebrating MUD May with Gemstone IV

MUD May has been a blast so far, but I won't lie to you and say that I hope to even make a dent in...

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05.08.13
Free for All: An intro to basic combat in MUDs
05.08.13

Free for All: An intro to basic combat in MUDs

Welcome back to the second installment of MUD May! Almost any time I write an article, I try to kee...

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05.01.13
Free for All: Introduction to MUD May
05.01.13

Free for All: Introduction to MUD May

For the month of May, I will be using this column to cover the world of MUDs aka multi-user-domains...

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04.24.13
Free for All: My favorite female armor sets
04.24.13

Free for All: My favorite female armor sets

Of all of the crazy characters from HBO's Game of Thrones, Brienne is easily my favorite. Why is...

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04.19.13
MMO Blender: Game of Thrones, MUDs, and the perfect quest text
04.19.13

MMO Blender: Game of Thrones, MUDs, and the perfect quest text

Nothing seems to suck me into a game more than a good story. The brilliant thing is that the stor...

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07.13.12
MMO Blender: Beau's portable, accessible, and casually immersive mashup
07.13.12

MMO Blender: Beau's portable, accessible, and casually immersive mashup

I've been pretty excited to take my turn at the MMO Blender wheel. Sure, we all have ideas about...

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07.08.12
Rise and Shiny: Aardwolf MUD
07.08.12

Rise and Shiny: Aardwolf MUD

This week I dove into yet another MUD in the hopes of finding even better gameplay than I found i...

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06.26.12
The Soapbox: The death of AAA
06.26.12

The Soapbox: The death of AAA

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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06.13.12
Free for All: How MUDs can stay relevant in today's 3-D world
06.13.12

Free for All: How MUDs can stay relevant in today's 3-D world

My latest passion is MUDs, or multi-user-dungeons. Essentially, they are text-based MMOs. Imagine...

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