A study of Griefers and their activities on MMOs and MUDs
Islandia MUD – The Black Rose
LamdaMOO – Mr. Bungle
Appendix A : definitions of industry and commonly used gamer slang terms
Appendix B : Bibliography
“Grief Play” is an ongoing problem in many forms in online communities, and it is perhaps in online virtual worlds where the mechanics allow casual disruption of another players time where the problem can be seen most clearly. There are two main forms of virtual worlds, the graphical MMO’s, specifically MMORPG’s – “Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Games” games and the text-based MUD’s – “Multi User Dungeons”.