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Tue, 04 Feb 2020 23:14:01 +0000
A couple of things kicked in at the end of last year that made me take the following course of action… The Lords of Midnight and Doomdark’s Revenge are no longer available to purchase. What this means is that the … Continue reading
Sun, 23 Jun 2019 11:54:09 +0000
I thought I’d take the opportunity to briefly discuss the Lords of Midnight rebuild particularly for those people who have found their way to the blog more recently. I have spoken a number of times over the last few years … Continue reading
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 22:08:01 +0000
I now have a test version of The Lords of Midnight and Doomdark’s Revenge for Windows and OSX. The idea is that these can be tested in order to iron out some of the obvious issues while I now concentrate … Continue reading
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:34:27 +0000
Just an update of how things are progressing at the moment. The move to Cocos2d-x is now almost complete. I have the full Lords of Midnight running with every screen implemented. Which means it is fully playable, however in order … Continue reading
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 19:16:17 +0000
I’ve been having a few conversations with Wayne Britcliffe about making his Midnight inspired music available. Two of these pieces of music I used on the game trailers. The Midnight Overture was used for The Lords of Midnight, and The … Continue reading
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Official site for "The Lords of Midnight" and "Doomdarks Revenge"
Chris Wild site for the new mobile versions of the game
Also contains electronic versions of the novella that sets the scene for the game.. definitely worth a read before embarking on your 1st quest
http://www.thelordsofmidnight.com/

Midnight/MU Forum
The main forum index for everything related to Midnight/MU and almost anything else Midnight related
http://forum.midnightmu.com/

Midnight E-Group Forum
The original discussion group for all topics related to The Lords of Midnight and Doomdarks Revenge, this is where all the main players used to hang out before they moved to the Midnight/MU forums. Expect to find sporadic discussion on the games.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/midnight/

Icemark
Chris Wild site of the PC Conversions of The Lords of Midnight and Doomdarks Revenge. Also home to The Midnight Engine. There is loads of useful stuff here, from a detailed description of how the original landscaping routines worked, to lists of characters etc.
http://www.icemark.com/

Midnight/MU Game site
Jean Yves home of the online gaming site for Multi-User Lords of Midnight, where you can pit your strategic skills against other players in the icy realm of Midnight.
http://www.midnightmu.com/

Midnight Flyer
Imtiaz Dharssi site of the Midnight Flyer. Also a remake in progress, of the original game, but with updated graphics and user interface.
http://www.dharssi.org.uk/games/lords/midnight.html

Pocket Fuel
A version in progress for the PalmOS, it uses the same graphics as the original, and slightly different user interface.
http://www.pocketfuel.co.uk/midnight/index.html

The Tipshop
Gerard and Nicks site of tips and POKEs. This site provides hints from victors and also POKEs for those still playing on the old rubber keyed beast
http://www.the-tipshop.co.uk/cgi-bin/info.pl?name=Lords%20of%20Midnight%2c%20The&publisher=Beyond%20Software&alias_string=

Lords of Midnight Review
CRASH 7, Aug 1984 (CRASH Online)
http://www.crashonline.org.uk/07/midnight.htm

Doomdarks Revenge Review
CRASH 13, Feb 1985 (CRASH Online)
http://www.crashonline.org.uk/13/doomdrk.htm

Doomdarks Revenge News Article
C&VG 40, Feb 1985 (Internet Archives)
https://archive.org/stream/cvg-magazine-040/CVG_040_Feb_1985

Computer Magazine Archives
Online archive of hundreds of computer magazines from the 80s and 90s era
https://archive.org/details/computermagazines