Remember to check out our newcomers page
for a lot of useful information once you have connected to MUME!
From your browser
The web client
is the simplest option, recommended if you want to get a quick feel of
the game. Also, it should work from most corporate/school networks,
whereas MUD clients (below) may not.
For older browsers, you can also try
With a MUD client
This is the most powerful option, but it may require
installing and configuring software on your computer.
If you already have a MUD client, just connect to mume.org port
4242 and you are ready to go. Check out the Newbie Section for a first advice what
to do in the game. See below for a mapper (interactive map).
Otherwise, download a bundle
(for Windows) which contains the client jmc, mmapper2 (interactive map),
and the basemap (without hidden doors). It comes with a nice .bat-file
that lets you start the programs and connect to MUME with just one
Watch the video tutorial below if you need further guidance:
With a MUD client (advanced)
You can download a Client here. Most MUME'ers use Powwow
(Linux), PowTTY, or JMC (Windows), but any MUD client will work fine.
Download mmapper2 to visualise the game from github.com/mume/mmapper.
Watch the video tutorial below for an example setup with PowTTY and mmapper2: