Legend of the Green Dragon
By Eric Stevens & JT Traub
LoGD version 7.1.7 IDMarinas Edition
MightyE tells you, "Legend of the Green Dragon is a remake of and homage to the classic BBS Door game, Legend of the Red Dragon (aka LoRD) by Seth Able Robinson."
"LoRD is now owned by Gameport (http://www.gameport.com/bbs/lord.html), and they retain exclusive rights to the LoRD name and game.
"That's why all content in Legend of the Green Dragon is new, with only a very few nods to the original game, such as the buxom barmaid, Violet, and the handsome bard, Seth."
"Although serious effort was made to preserve the original feel of the game, numerous departures were taken from the original game to enhance playability, and to adapt it to the web."
"LoGD (after version 0.9.7) is released under a Creative Commons License, which essentially means that the source code to the game, and all derivatives of the game must remain open and available upon request.
Version 0.9.7 and before are still available under the GNU General Public License though 0.9.7 will be the last release under that license.
To use any of the new features requires using the 1.0.0 code. You may explicitly not place code from versions after 0.9.7 into 0.9.7 and release the combined derivative work under the GPL."
"You may download the latest official version of LoGD at DragonPrime and you can play the Classic version at http://lotgd.net."
"Additionally, there is an active modder community located at DragonPrime which may help you find additional features which you may wish to add to your game.
For these additional features you will find active support within the DragonPrime community."
"LoGD is programmed in PHP with a MySQL backend.
It is known to run on Windows and Linux with appropriate setups.
The core code has been actively written by Eric Stevens and JT Traub, with some pieces by other authors (denoted in the source at these locations), and the code has been released under a Creative Commons License
Users of the source are bound to the terms therein.
The DragonPrime Development Team took over responsibility for code development on January 1st, 2006 and continues to maintain and add to features of the core code."
"Users of the source are free to view and modify the source, but original copyright information, and original text from the about page must be preserved, though they may be added to."
"We hope you enjoy the game!"
IDMarinas Edition part of the base of 1.1.2 Dragonprime by Dragonprime Development Team (DragonPrime) and have code of Oliver Brendel (NB Core).
With the premise of updating the core of the game without having to start from scratch and bearing in mind that I wanted to keep some compatibility with the previous version. Start developing version 2.0.0 IDMarinas Edition. This version is compatible with 99%, it is impossible to guarantee 100% with the 1.1.2 Dragonprime version, so you can migrate relatively easily to this new stage of the LotGD core.
With each new version is migrating to new technologies more modern and discarding others that have remained old. To make each new version of the game's kernel as painless as possible, portions of the kernel are changed in each new version. So with each new version you will only need to review a part of your modules and correct them.
A list of modules from 1.1.2 Dragonprime that are being updated for the different versions of IDMarinas Edition is provided.
The most recent *UNSTABLE* is available from this repository. You should attempt to use this code only if you are comfortable with PHP and MySQL and willing to manually keep your code up to date.