The Mana World – an innovative free and open source MMORPG

The Mana World (TMW) aims to create an innovative free and open source Massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG).

Explore this large, ever expanding world to defeat monsters, help NPCs and team up with friends as you achieve your goals. Get your weapons, armor and equipment through quests, monsters or crafting. Play mini-games, go on complex investigations or slay powerful bosses. Hang out in town, socialize or attend player organized events. Wear your boots and grab your sword, adventure waits for you!

A MMORPG is a genre of computer role-playing games in which a very large number of players interact with one another within a virtual game world.

TMW uses 2D graphics and aims to create a large and diverse interactive world.

Features include:

  • Attractive graphics.
  • Great character customization.
  • Competent gameplay.
  • Speech balloons.
  • Support for NPC storage.
  • Tabbed chat window.
  • Multiple servers where you can play the game.
  • Internationalization support.

Website: www.themanaworld.org
Support: Wiki, GitHub code repository
Developer: Mana World Development Team
License: GNU GPL v2

The Mana World

TMW is written in C. Learn C with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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