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Wizards and Warriors: Massively Multiplayer Online Game Creation by Jason Darby

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Chapter 17. Game Design Ideas

This chapter details different MMO ideas that you can use or build upon for your own MMOs. The list isn’t exhaustive, but should give you a good set of ideas to begin your MMO adventure. It also discusses some of the possible ideas behind the games, and how you can easily introduce the MMO concept into any game idea.

Note

These are just examples that are meant to spark ideas. They are not fully fledged ideas, but a starting point for you to take and build upon.

The following sections list ideas for some MMOs that you could make with some additional background information.

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