Aarchon is a uniquely themed MUD, primarily set in a fantasy realm while also embracing some modern themes. There are a total of 15 classes to choose from, and over 60 races (19 of which are available at the time of creation). Aarchon boasts over 85 unique zones offering nearly 10,000 rooms to explore. Throughout the world you will find thousands of items to gather and mobs to fight. Quests are scattered amongst the land, rewarding those who explore with an enriched gameplay experience. Come climb your way to the top of the leaderboards, earn achievements, buy tattoos, fight in warfares, join a clan, craft armor, brew potions, participate in quests, and much more in Aarchon!

A more detailed list of features is available here.

Aarchon is a completely free to play MUD, with no pay-for-perk features. Click here to play Aarchon, or, alternatively, point your favorite client to aarchonmud.com:7000

News : 2/22/14 :

UPDATE 2/24/14 : The downtime on Saturday took longer than expected, as our host had some hard drive issues they had to deal with. We were back online by 1:00pm MST and no data has been lost. Please note that our IP has changed.


Our system administrators will be performing scheduled maintenance on Saturday, February 22nd from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. (MST) Mountain Standard Time. During this schedule servers will be upgraded with additional system resources to improve their future performance and stability. Due to the circumstances of the maintenance event it will be necessary to shut down all services. The MUD will be shut down as close to 2:00am MST as possible, and rebooted as early as possible to minimize downtime.

News : 2/21/14 :

Two new major sections of content have been added this week.

  • Ruins, a level 60-70 area with level 68 equipment has been added. Thank you Shinosuke!
  • Preliminary version of Remort 9 races have been released. See them with the 'racelist' command.

News : 12/14/13 :

Aarchon was recently featured in a video log by Delerak of www.topmudsites.com, where he gave a first look into the MUD. Delerak logs into Aarchon for his first time, and spends about 45 minutes going through character creation, the newbie zone, and learning about some of our unique features. You can find the video here, on Delerak's YouTube Channel.

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