Freeverse Updates Arcane Arena With Open Source Monster AI

Freeverse Software has released an update for Arcane Arena, bringing it to version 1.0.5. Arcane Arena is an online multiplayer RPG set in a dungeon environment. The update features an open source monster AI designed for custom monster behavior modifications. In addition the the AI enhancements, subscription services have been replaced with unlimited access accounts. According to Freeverse Software:

Freeverse Software is pleased to announce a new release of Arcane Arena, its massively multiplayer online role playing game of adventuring and combat. The new release replaces Arcane Arenais annual subscription with a new unlimited access account.

Additionally, Arcane Arena 1.0.5 is the first Mac-only MMORPG to have a completely open-source monster AI, so users can contribute their own monster behavior to the dungeon. A new plug-in architecture rounds out the mix of new customization features, giving codewarriors the ability to easily "skin" the Arcane Arena interface.

Coinciding with the release of Arcane Arena 1.0.5 is the introduction of a new Arcane Arena server that runs exclusively on Mac OS X. The new server is already running in Freeverse HQ, ready to take on thousands of clients.

You can find more information about the Arcane Arena update at the Freeverse Software Web site. Unlimited access accounts are available for US$29.95.