Welcome to LotJ!

Legends of the Jedi is a text-based MMO (aka a MUD) that focuses on a blend of competitive gameplay and storytelling. Players fill all the important roles – the heroes and villains, smugglers and bounty hunters.

The Story So Far…

 

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….

ERA III

The galaxy is preparing for the five year anniversary of the Imperial superweapon Legion being destroyed, with memorials and parades dedicated to the billions of lives lost on Dac and Nal Hutta, as well as the party that sacrificed themselves, saving billions more lives and becoming the first heroes of the New Republic. A ceremony is planned for a few days’ time to unveil a monument to the fallen on liberated Coruscant.

The New Republic exists in a fragile state. The well-intentioned Senate has struggled to unite the galaxy without the charismatic Queen of Naboo or Jedi Council to rally their cause. The decimated Jedi have become nomadic, but still revered when they reveal themselves. Naboo, war-torn and weary, accepted refugees from the two destroyed planets before closing its borders to travelers.

Disgusted with how they were treated by the Alliance in the war, Wroona has taken a hardline stance and refused to participate in the Senate. Instead, the planet is controlled by the Corporate Sector Authority, a fierce group of traders who care little of social concerns. Con men, smugglers, and crime syndicates have flourished in the power vacuum left after the Empire’s collapse.

What role will you play? The legend awaits!

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Recent In-Game News

Naval Debris to Hit Tatooine
"This is Cssentha Antra of the GNI," says a heavily accented voice, before beginning to speak in Cerean. A melodic voiceover translates, "After the destruction of so many cruisers in what is now being referred to as the Battle of Arkanis, an enormous amount of debris is in orbit over Tatooine. A new report from researchers at Greater Coruscant University suggests that this debris will begin to enter the planet's atmosphere on November 25th, in three primary waves, approximately 10am-12pm, 4-6pm, and 10pm-12am (all Eastport time)." "This is a wonderful opportunity for salvagers, or for starstruck lovers who'd like to watch the meteor shower of a lifetime." The elderly news anchor drones on about the difference between meteors, meteoroids, and meteorites for a good ten minutes before the broadcast finally ends.

Coruscanti Senatorial Special Elections in Wake of Senate Authorizing Slip Morrivar's Execution
With the stripping of Slip Morrivar's senatorial position and his subsequent schedule for execution, officials on Coruscant have announced a special election for a replacement Senator to represent Coruscant. The populace of Coruscant has met this announcement with mixed results. Slip Morrivar's most die-hard supporters have begun protesting his treatment, clinging to his charismatic leadership and promises. Other groups seem not terribly surprised that a man who holds strong ties with the Utmian Syndicate, long suspected for its shady dealings, would be charged and found guilty of treason for shady dealings. Only time will tell how the citizens of coruscant as a whole will react to these turn of events.

Recent Changes

Senators of Coruscant and Tatooine: Apply Today!
We need applications for Senator of Coruscant and Tatooine! How do you apply? [*] Log in to the website at legendsofthejedi.com and submit an application, with the character (old or new, any race, as long as you can make a case that you can represent the planet) you'd like to have as Senator, and with your vision for how to contribute to the New Republic. [*] Roleplay running for office! What happens if you win? [*] First of all, your Senator joins the New Republic. [*] You get to RP voting and leading and inspiring and making things happen. Use your creativity. Guide the story of the game! Senators, you are the soul of the Republic. (Your mechanical skills will be very much secondary to your role) [*] If your character doesn't have 130 diplomacy levels, you'll probably hire an aide within the Republic who can use the leadplanet skill. [*] We want you to fill your app as long and as well as you can. If you're not going to have time to legislate and lead for a while, let your clan and your Imms know!

RPC Substitution - Welcome Odari to the RPC
Due to personal reasons, Shraik has told us that he will be unable to finish serving out the rest of the term. As there are still approximately two months left, we have substituted in Odari, who was the next runner up.

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Note: We just updated the goal for 2018 - it is currently about $950 per year to run LotJ plus the deficit we carried over from the past few years.