Munchkins : A Shell for Distributed Multi-User Games

  title={Munchkins : A Shell for Distributed Multi-User Games},
  author={Martin Henz and Martin M uller and Markus Wolf},
|Multi-user dungeons (MUDs) are textbased computer games being played over the Internet. They are usually based on a simple clientserver architecture, allowing for their wide availability, but also imposing serious limitations upon their users. In this paper, we propose an implementation of a MUD as a truly distributed application using the concurrent object-oriented programming language Oz to overcome these limitations. Keywords|Oz, multi-user dungeons, distributed programming