[MUD-Dev] an essay on PK

Ilya Ilya
Thu Sep 23 14:29:39 New Zealand Standard Time 1999


On Thu, 23 Sep 1999 01:05:32 -0700, Rhonda Alexander wrote:
))Hmm. This will be the first time I've responded to the mailing list though
))I've been 'listening' for a long while. I am not a MUD player, to be honest,
))I'm a player though a MUX and MUSH player. My interest in this mailing list
))is as a MU* designer (and many of the RP issues are the same).

Yet another example, this time from the mush/mux/muse/muck community, 
that some people treat the term MUD as exclusive of those ideas.  Fascinating.
I've heard plenty from the MUD world who think of this barrier as present
(mush/mux/muse/muck people aren't mudding).

Never thought it worked that way meself, thinking that the term was
rather inclusive.  But then I've tried to use ORPG this way (before the
term MMORPG was coined).  Then non roleplaying types somehow insist
they aren't included by the term!  can't win I guess.



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