Eternal Lands is a free to play multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) initially created by Radu Privantu in 2002. The current version 1.7.0 was released on July 16, 2008. Eternal Lands currently runs on Microsoft Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.
Eternal Lands' outstanding difference from other role-playing games is that there are no classes, that is, a player's is not tied to a certain profession or certain racial attributes. Every character can basically do everything the others can do. Background, attributes and profession can be developed during gameplay and changed or amended anytime.
Obtaining the game
The game (all platforms) can be downloaded for free from the official site, it's also part of a number of linux distributions and available through their package managers (see below for Ubuntu). Please note that the sound files come as a separate download.
- Official site
- Official forums
- Official story site
- Official game art
- Client network protocol documentation
- Official client development site
- CEL guild site, containing a lot of additional information
- Eternal Lands Wiki
- Eternal Lands at the Linux Game Tome
- Eternal Lands at Wikipedia
- Installation guide for Ubuntu