Check out our other game worlds.

Iron Realms Entertainment Presents

Imperian Logo

Play in your browser, phone, or tablet right now.

The Best Bugs are Dead Bugs

Here are the changes from today’s #BugDay. Huge thank you to all the players that came and hung out with us. Look forward to the three new trade skills and major classlead updates coming in the next few days. Updated Thespia AB files to include SING ALL Gromgar in Skegdald works once again. You can…
Read More

Imperian’s Level 100 Challenge

Imperian is running a unique contest for the month of March. All new characters created this month that can manage to reach level 100, will instantly receive 1,000 bound credits for free. That’s right, 1,000 FREE Credits. If you want to take advantage, you need to jump in soon so you have time to reach level 100 before…
Read More

Feburary Change Log!

Not only have the following changes were made, but we are knee-deep in a major Classlead update. The update will not only include profession fixes, but we will be making some changes to movements, escape skills, and speed artifacts. Look for those to be completed and released before the end of the month. Here are…
Read More

2017 Year in Review

Greetings Imperianites! It is once again time for our annual report for the year and to let your know our plans for the next. We hit some of our major goals this year with the new profession and some improvements in existing PK systems. We did not get through all of the major PK systems,…
Read More

Player vs Player Combat

Imperian is all about PvP. The game world hosts several systems to encourage fighting between characters.

  • City Raiding system with objectives you can capture.
  • Obelisks of Power to capture on distant islands.
  • Shardfall Locations to fight over every few hours.
  • Powerful Leyline Intersections which must be influenced.
  • Build or defile Holy Shrines to the entities of your choice.
  • Participate in the Champion system to see who reigns supreme.

Combat is not the only to compete with other players. Can you master the political system? Can you become a master merchant, putting your competition out of business?

Thousands of Character

Skills and Abilities

Imperian has 20 different character classes, or as we call them, professions. Your character can become a necromantic deathknight, a deadly assassin, a crafty ranger, a demonic summoner, a holy templar, and diabolist are just a few of the possibilities.

There are over seventy different skillsets in Imperian. These skillsets range from things like Necromancy and Curses to Shamanism and Shapeshifting. Each skillset has dozens of different abilities to use while fighting other players or against the foul creatures wandering the world of Imperian.

There are over three thousand different abilities in Imperian. What type of character will your create?

What is Imperian?

Imperian is a multiplayer RPG (role-playing game) set in a fantasy-based world.

The difference between Imperian and other games is that Imperian is played entirely in text with minimal graphics. This genre of games are called MUDs or Multi-User Dungeons.

Characters in Imperian talk, trade, fight, and even kill each other. They roam the countryside and explore dungeons, killing foul creatures, gather gold and treasure, while increasing in power and prestige.

The World

The world of Imperian is a vast place, filled with wondrous and dangerous locations to adventure in.

Deep oceans, arid deserts, haunted forests and frozen wastes cover the land, dotted with sprawling cities and humble townships. Explore dark alleys, perilous keeps, jolly inns, and ancient libraries in historic cities. Delve into dangerous dungeons as you traverse high mountains and find hidden treasures within the deepest places of the world.

Imperian has thousands of rooms to find with tens of thousands of different creatures and NPCs to fight and interact with.

The History

Imperian has a rich history, covering four distinct ages, spanning back to the creation of the gods and world to the modern period.

Learn about the three different realms of existence. The Demonic and Spiritual realms mimic the Material realm on which mortals primarily reside. Beyond those, there are the various elemental planes, which may be called upon with various forces of power and manipulated by mortals.

Learn about the  Breaking of the moon, which unleashed magick upon the world and led to the creation of three distinct powers in the heavens.

What is a MUD?

They're the original massively multiplayer real-time online games. Before there was World of Warcraft, there were MUDs.

They aren't single-player text adventures like Zork or choose-your-own-adventure games. They're very much real-time and multiplayer.

Ultimately, you can think of MUDs vs. graphical games as books vs. movies in some respects. Just as many people feel books are more immersive than a movie, many people feel MUDs are more immersive than graphical games.

Are you one of those people? Only one way to find out. Try out our game world right now!