TerraFirmA recently received a mention in .net, the best-selling Internet magazine in the UK.
Issue 57 (Spring 1999) included an article on MUDs/MOOs called "Worlds of Words" by Karl Hodge. Near the end he writes about "Five Top MUDs", saying "There are literally thousands of MUDs out there, so picking five of the best is like picking the five best pages on the entire Web.... here are five MUDs that caught our eye." TF is listed as a sixth MUD, "one extra for luck"!
The rest of the article talks about concepts in MUDding, some historical background, jargon
and also contains excellent tips on connecting to a MUD. You can read the article online in our