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Information
Video Game
Name
Federation: Adult Space Fantasy
Nickname
MUD AOL edition
Alternate Names
Release Date
1989-00-00
Release Publisher
Platform
MUD
Release Developer
Media
Downloadable Content
Video Game Rating
Languages
English
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Description Edit | History

In 1985 CompuNet started a project named Multi-User Galaxy Game as a Science Fiction alternative to MUD1 which ran on their system at the time. When one of the two programmers left CompuNet, the remaining programmer, Alan Lenton, decided to rewrite the game from scratch and named it Federation II (at the time no Federation I existed). The MUD was officially launched in 1989. Federation II was later picked up by AOL, where it became known simply as "Federation: Adult Space Fantasy". Federation later left AOL to run on its own after AOL began offering unlimited service.

Source: Wikipedia, "MUD", available under the CC-BY-SA License.

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