Are you looking for adventure? Want to fight for riches? Develop yourself and your social standing? Meet new people? Do you want to be part of a brave new world?

Stendhal is a fully fledged multiplayer online adventures game (MMORPG) developed using the Arianne game development system.

Stendhal features a new, rich and expanding world in which you can explore towns, buildings, plains, caves and dungeons. You will meet NPCs and acquire tasks and quests for valuable experience and cold hard cash. Your character will develop and grow and with each new level up become stronger and better. With the money you acquire you can buy new items and improve your armour and weapons. And for the blood thirsty ones of you; satisfy your killing desires by roaming the world in search of evil monsters!

So what are you waiting for?! A whole new world awaits... Stendhal

Minimum system requirements: 

A Java Runtime Environment >= 1.7


Stendhal 1.27: The Curse and the Cure

  • hell timer was fixed
  • many new NPC and enemy sprite images
  • new player outfits
  • NPCs will now change direction after collision with another entity by default.
  • better support autowalk
  • players can change skin color

Stendhal 1.22: Joyful times

  • Winter has started and the weather shows it
  • Semos is decorated for Christmas
  • New Christmas song: "O how joyfully"
  • KillMonks quest history shows tally marks
  • fixed "under the ocean" layer on clients without support for full alpha.

Stendhal 1.21: Get the party ready

  • Pets learned how to drink medicine
  • Mine Town Revival Festival is starting soon
  • New items such as ice arrows obtainable from a trader near Ados city
  • Small improvements to item descriptions and maps

Stendhal 1.20: Trust and Confidence

  • Humans lose conscious when scuba gear is take off under water
  • Improved thunderstorms
  • Archer combat is now visible
  • Harold understands "prolong all" now
  • Various bug fixes

Stendhal 1.19: Deep Sea Mysteries

Stendhal 1.19: "Deep Sea Mysteries" adds new quests and underwater regions to explore. Are the legends about the Kraken true? Or is it just the imagination of some drunk sailors?

Stendhal 1.18: Voyages

Stendhal 1.18 introduces two new NPCs in Ados market, who talk about their voyages around the world.
Among other small changes, the shop in magic city offers umbrellas as new items.
Please have a look at the official announcement of Stendhal 1.18: Voyages for more details.

Stendhal 1.15: Celebrating secrets

With the release of Stendhal 1.15: Celebrating secrets this years celebration of Mine Town Revival Weeks starts. There are games and food to celebrate the memories of the old town at the entrance to the closed mine.

There is a new quest in Ados starting with Finn Farmer making an observation. And the Stendhal client can now handle transparency, unless your computer is very old.

Stendhal 1.14: Knowlege and Wisdom

Stendhal 1.14: Knowlege and Wisdom improves access to information about the game world, most notably:
quests, achievements, items, creatures, regions and dungeons. Guides about the world and for new players are included, too.

Further, this release encourages players to seek out into the huge world instead of spending all day training their fighting skills at home.