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'''Elendor''' is a MUSH (Multi-User Shared Hallucination) server based on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s writings, especially ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''. Users create characters according to the theme of the books, depending on the culture and race of choice. The purpose is to create a role-playing environment as close as possible to Tolkien's [[Middle-earth]].
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| platform=[[wikipedia:Personal Computer|Personal Computer]]
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| releasedate=October [[1991]]
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New players can be either a [[Dwarves|Dwarf]], [[Elves|Elf]], [[Hobbits|Hobbit]], [[Men|Men]] or [[Orcs|Orc]]. As IC (In-Character) and OOC (Out of Character) rank is established, players may get chances to play a "Beijabar", [[Dragons|Dragon]], [[Eagles|Eagle]], [[Ents|Ent]], [[Half-elves|Half-Elf]], Half-Orc, [[Maiar|Maia]], [[Nazgûl]], [[Trolls|Troll]] or [[Wargs|Warg]].
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'''Elendor''' is a MUSH (Multi-User Shared Hallucination) server based on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s writings, especially ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.<ref name="Tolkien Games">[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/elendor.html Elendor] at Tolkien Games (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref><ref>[http://www.meristation.com/v3/des_articulo.php?pic=CON&id=2254&idj=&idp=&tipo=art&c=1&pos=7 Meristation, El Anillo interactivo] p. 8 (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref><ref name="Elendor-home">[http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Main_Page The Offical Elendor Site] (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref> Users create characters according to the theme of the books, depending on the culture and race of choice. The purpose is to create a role-playing environment as close as possible to Tolkien's [[Middle-earth]].
  
Established in October [[1991]], Elendor is the oldest and most popular Tolkien-based MUSH on the internet. As of May [[2005]], the number of registered users in the game was over 2,000.
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Established in October [[1991]], Elendor is the oldest and most popular Tolkien-based MUSH on the internet.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/><ref name="Elendor-home"/> As of May [[2005]], the number of registered users in the game was over 2,000. Middle-earth from [[Belegaer]] to the [[Sea of Rhûn]] can be visited,<ref name="Elendor-ascalades">[http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Accolades The Official Elendor Site, Ascalades] (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref> there are different descriptions for different timea at the day and seasons.<ref name="Elendor-ascalades"/>
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==Characters==
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New players can be either a [[Dwarves|Dwarf]], [[Elves|Elf]], [[Hobbits|Hobbit]], [[Men|Men]] or [[Orcs|Orc]].<ref name="Elendor-home"/> As IC (In-Character) and OOC (Out of Character) rank is established, players may get chances to play other races. A full list of races can be find below:
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* "Araurak" ([[Half-Orcs]])<ref>[http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Category:Arauruk_Cultures The Official Elendor Site, Araurak cultures] (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref>
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* "Beijabar" (Shapechangers, including the [[Beornings]])<ref>[ http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Category:Beijabar_Cultures The Official Elendor Site, Beijabar cultures] (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref>
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* [[Dragons|Dragons]] (only playable by Adminstrators and game designers)<ref>[http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Category:Dragon_Cultures The Official Elendor Site, Dragon cultures] (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref>
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* [[Dúnedain|Dúnadan]]
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* [[Dwarves|Dwarf]]
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* [[Eagles|Eagle]]
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* [[Elves|Elf]]
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* [[Ents|Ent]]
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* [[Half-elves|Half-Elf]]
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* [[Hobbits|Hobbit]]
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* [[Maiar|Maia]]
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* [[Men|Human]]
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* [[Nazgûl]]
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* [[Olog-hai]]
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* Raugdhrog ([[Wargs]])<ref>[http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Category:Raugdhrog_Cultures The Official Elendor Site, Raugdhrog cultures] (retrieved 8 January 2011)</ref>
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* [[Trolls|Trol]]
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* [[Uruks|Uruk]]
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* [[Uruk-hai]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.elendor.net/ Elendor MUSH Homepage]
 
*[http://www.elendor.net/ Elendor MUSH Homepage]
  
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Latest revision as of 20:37, 1 November 2012

Elendor
Video game
PlatformPersonal Computer
Release dateOctober 1991
GenreMUSH

Elendor is a MUSH (Multi-User Shared Hallucination) server based on J.R.R. Tolkien's writings, especially The Lord of the Rings.[1][2][3] Users create characters according to the theme of the books, depending on the culture and race of choice. The purpose is to create a role-playing environment as close as possible to Tolkien's Middle-earth.

Established in October 1991, Elendor is the oldest and most popular Tolkien-based MUSH on the internet.[1][3] As of May 2005, the number of registered users in the game was over 2,000. Middle-earth from Belegaer to the Sea of Rhûn can be visited,[4] there are different descriptions for different timea at the day and seasons.[4]

[edit] Characters

New players can be either a Dwarf, Elf, Hobbit, Men or Orc.[3] As IC (In-Character) and OOC (Out of Character) rank is established, players may get chances to play other races. A full list of races can be find below:

[edit] External links

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Elendor at Tolkien Games (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  2. Meristation, El Anillo interactivo p. 8 (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 The Offical Elendor Site (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 The Official Elendor Site, Ascalades (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  5. The Official Elendor Site, Araurak cultures (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  6. [ http://www.elendor.net/index.php/Category:Beijabar_Cultures The Official Elendor Site, Beijabar cultures] (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  7. The Official Elendor Site, Dragon cultures (retrieved 8 January 2011)
  8. The Official Elendor Site, Raugdhrog cultures (retrieved 8 January 2011)