The best way to gain money is ilegally but legally is saffer... Choose
your side! Choose any character. If you're going ilegally it's often
better to use a thief and any other if you like to be a safe, legal
It's often better to tailor. Raise your tailor skill with a tinker,
but don't forget to save some money to buy some yards of sheets,
a sewing kit, scissors and yarns... Use the sewing kit first, then
the scissors and the rest as you intend. Sell it to a clothes shop
Write a book. That's what books are for. Then, sell to scribes.
Buy some scrolls, potions, runes and sell it. It often gives you
Fight. Sell the bones, and the entrails of the animal/beast and get
There are more, but I'll let you to find out... :-)
The way to get the most money is to steal books from libraries and
sell it to scribes. You'll get 6-7gps per book, so it's a good deal.
Find some PC and drag him/her to a place where you leave the protection
of Lord British's guards, then, KILL HIM/HER!!! But look out! Although
you can steal from him/her's dead body, he/she may report you to
the guards, so stay on the look out!
I found this nifty bug (or is it not?): find a place with rooms and
NPCs. Find an NPC near a room. Try to steal an object with little
or no value. Log off before you get killed. Log on. When it gives
you the chance of becoming a ghost or the penalties, choose the panalties...
TA-DAAAAA!! The NPC's backpak is in the room and ready for the taking!
There are more, but, like in above, you must find out!