Races include: Human, Elf, Half-Elf, Dwarf, Orc, Goblin, Giant, Ogre, Griffon, Dragon, Lizard Man, Kzinti (cat warrior), Troll, Troglodyte, Drow (elf), Gnome, Deep Gnome, Duergar, Sprite, Centaur, Gargoyle and Halfling. Most of these have innate racial abilities.
Classes include: Warrior, Mage, Cleric, Rogue, and Psionicist. The Ranger class was recently retired, and a Sorcerer class is currently in the testing phase. All classes have assorted skills, with more attained after each level.
Includes mortal levels 1-59, hero levels 1-999, lord levels 1-999, a special non-competitive Angel level of involvement and various assorted Immortals (programmers).
Newbies can travel through a MUD school; experienced (that is, severely addicted, red-eyed drooling veteran) MUDders can bypass that school and dive in clawed-feet first.