Old DuneMUD News

Items moved from the home page as they become less relevant.

Date Update
Jun 2nd, 2022 A new area has been added to Wallach, Castle Sylvan. Monsters are lvl 450+ and best suited for upper-level players.
Jun 2nd, 2022 Experience crystals have been reworked. See in-game news, or the #mud-updates Discord channel for more info.
May 17th, 2022 The damage competition has returned! Visit 'up' from Chapterhouse AP. The contest ends June 24th
April 23rd, 2022 The egg hunt prizes have been announced. See in-game news, or the #mud-updates Discord channel.
April 18th, 2022 The Atreides guild has won the egg hunt! Fish Speakers and Fremen in 2nd/3rd. Kudos to Demona, Neworder and Baldur for finding the most eggs.
April 10th, 2022 The annual Dune easter egg hunt has begun! Deposit the eggs you find in the depository 3s,w from Caladan AP.
April 4th, 2022 There's a new command gains which displays your skills' change for the current session. It's aliased to skillcheck -h as well.
March 31st, 2022 Backpacks have been reworked. There is now one size and variable gravitizer slots.
March 27th, 2022 The Ixian spire area now has additional human opponents.
March 5th, 2022 Guild-issued weapons now properly support socket upgrades.
November 26th, 2021 The Chapterhouse No-Ship area has been upgraded with more, larger, enemies.
November 25th, 2021 Playerkilling level ranges after vowing revenge increased.
November 21st, 2021 MUD server upgraded for better uptime and performance.
November 19th, 2021 Ixian guild AM levels adjusted. Two new weapons and two new missile types added.
October 29th, 2021 Halloween approaches. Hoards of undead carrying prize tokens have broken loose across the MUD.
October 4th, 2021 The Bene Gesserit Warriors guild levelling system and blade upgrade costs have been revamped.
September 30th, 2021 The 'channels' command now supports searching. See 'help channels' for more information.
September 2nd, 2021 Socket bins now periodically convert 4 sockets of the same kind into one socket of that kind at +1 level
August 12th, 2021 The Ixian spire area and quest have been re-added to the game with scaled up monsters.
August 5th, 2021 Sublevels have been removed. Experience costs for levels above 500 scale normally.
August 1st, 2021 Dune has updated to 64bits, the max exp cap has been raised to 9 billion.
July 3rd, 2021 An old quest was re-added, and the monsters scaled up to level ~650.
July 3rd, 2021 Dune has updated from LDMud 3.3.x to 3.5.x and added a secure TLS port.
June 12th, 2021 Dune has updated from LDMud 3.2.x to LDMud 3.3x, picking up ~10 years of updates.
June 7th, 2021 A new area on Salusa Secondus has been opened.