Infinity (AberMUD)

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For the LPMud, see Infinity (LPMud).
Infinity
Developer(s) Project community
Engine AberMUD
Platform(s) Platform independent
Release date(s) 1993
Genre(s) Fantasy MUD
Mode(s) Multiplayer
Distribution Online

Infinity is a MUD, a text-based online role-playing game, founded in 1993.[1]

Game characteristics[edit]

Infinity is set in a fantasy world, with player characters adventuring and battling to advance.[2]

Reception[edit]

The MUD has at times been met with indifferent critical response, as with being called "another standard AberMUD".[3] However, its friendly, easy-going atmosphere and helpfulness to new users have been praised.[2]

Technical infrastructure[edit]

Infinity is based on the AberMUD codebase.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Infinity - a brief History by TrevorKane". Infinity MUD. 2005-01-31. Retrieved 2010-09-14. 
  2. ^ a b Carton, Sean (1995). Internet Virtual Worlds Quick Tour. Ventana Press. p. 148. ISBN 1-56604-222-4. "Infinity [...] Infinity is a fantasy world based at New Mexico Tech. If you're looking for a place to hang your virtual hat, do a bit of adventuring and have some fun, this is the place to go. It's not heavily populated, but the people there are friendly and helpful to newbies, so its a good place to go if you're starting out. Though Infinity has its share of magical beings and fantastic locations, it's really a peaceful, easygoing place at heart. Stop by and see for yourself." 
  3. ^ Benedikt, Claire Lisette; Ciskowski, Dave (1995). MUDs: Exploring Virtual Worlds on the Internet. BradyGames. p. 226. ISBN 1-56686-246-9. 
  4. ^ Maloni, Kelly; Baker, Derek; Wice, Nathaniel (1994). Net Games. Random House / Michael Wolff & Company, Inc. p. 102. ISBN 0-679-75592-6. "Infinity MUD A midsized AberMUD with all the traditional quests as well as its own Infinity quest. Once you've wizzed (eight quests and 300,000 points), you can hang out in the Wiz Dungeon." 

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