Skip to main content.


The common people of Arvum wouldn't really call the last thousand years a 'golden age'. Since the founding of the Compact of Arvum, the five great noble houses of the realm have schemed and warred against one another, locked in a millennium-old struggle for dominance kept only in check by the occasional powerful monarch. But even as the fragile peace frays with the latest dynastic crisis, creating courtly intrigues in the capital city of Arx, ancient foes that took mankind to the brink of extinction a thousand years ago stir once more.

Latest News

Game Updates: 7/22 - petition command

By tehom on 2:29 a.m.

A new command has been added, 'petition', which allows characters to create requests either to organizations or to the public ...

Game Updates: 7/12 - broker command

By tehom on 3:46 a.m.

I added a broker command to the city center to allow for buying and selling of action points, resources, and ...

Current Story

Heroes and Other Fables: 2. A Fable of Pacts

Peace is a fable. The more the Compact reaches for it, the more some begin to realize that there have been wars raging for a very, very long time, by dark forces all hoping to achieve their own manner of horrifying victory that would bring a lasting, terrible peace. And so many rest their hopes instead for brief flickering moments of respite, an image of peace that they can grasp and hold onto, but that seems far away as the ...

Upcoming Events

A Very Serious Bath Party

July 22, 2018, 9 p.m.

Oathlanders are very serious. We all know this to be true. And in honor of this truism, the new Baron ...

Sunday Night Sip'n Spar XXII

July 22, 2018, 9:30 p.m.

Join us for another glorious night of sparring, spirits and superb company at the Golden Hart.

All levels of fighters ...

Scholarly Lecture on the Brass Knight

July 23, 2018, 3 p.m.

Princess Sorrel of the Scholars will go over information regarding the life and times of one of the Metallics known ...


There's currently 100 connected out of a total of 494 players registered.

Recently Connected

  • liara -- 0 minutes ago
  • elloise -- 1 minute ago
  • calaudrin -- 2 minutes ago
  • cristoph -- 2 minutes ago

Database Stats

  • 494 players (+ 1443 characters)
  • 3713 rooms (+ 4165 exits)
  • 39152 other objects

Telnet Address

Other Stuff

Unofficial Arx Wiki

Tehom's Dev Blog/Donation Links