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Forum: Variants February 9, 2018, 03:37
Replies: 14
Views: 387
Posted By Sideways
It's 3 pips for all resistances when it comes to...

It's 3 pips for all resistances when it comes to item damage, not sure if status effects are different.
Forum: Variants February 8, 2018, 17:54
Replies: 14
Views: 387
Posted By Sideways
Like wobbly said, FA pips give you saving throws...

Like wobbly said, FA pips give you saving throws against the paralysis; which means the dangerousness of paralysis depends on your saving throw as well as the number of FA pips. By late game your...
Forum: Variants January 24, 2018, 23:31
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By Sideways
Were the traps created by monsters?

Were the traps created by monsters?
Forum: Vanilla January 23, 2018, 04:33
Replies: 15
Views: 562
Posted By Sideways
The animal slay doubles the dice, turning the 3d5...

The animal slay doubles the dice, turning the 3d5 into (3d5)*2 and thus providing another 9 damage per blow. (Some other slays triple or even quintuple the dice.)
That the averages given are 24.2...
Forum: Variants January 9, 2018, 17:20
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By Sideways
They appear when a unique is generated, and the...

They appear when a unique is generated, and the colors are an indication of how dangerous the unique is in relation to the player's character level. Black is the most dangerous color (unique's level...
Forum: Competition January 4, 2018, 00:45
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By Sideways
Gwarl's winning criteria for this comp, copied...

Gwarl's winning criteria for this comp, copied from the angband.live chat:

[23:12] Gwarl: if win, fewest turns, otherwise highest score/turns
Forum: Vanilla December 27, 2017, 16:28
Replies: 32
Views: 2,067
Posted By Sideways
Nice, congratulations!

Nice, congratulations!
Forum: Idle chatter December 24, 2017, 22:25
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By Sideways
Merry Christmas everybody!

Merry Christmas everybody!
Forum: Variants December 11, 2017, 00:34
Replies: 47
Views: 3,334
Posted By Sideways
That's interesting, because I've had two deep...

That's interesting, because I've had two deep Composband weaponsmith runs, and the one slot where I used arts/randarts instead of smithed egos pretty much throughout was the armor slot. I stored a...
Forum: Vanilla November 25, 2017, 02:27
Replies: 12
Views: 670
Posted By Sideways
It's not just the thinking that's changed;...

It's not just the thinking that's changed; Angband itself has changed a lot since the old days, too.

Take the "maxxed stats by 1900'"; for example; that's totally outdated even for someone who...
Forum: Vanilla November 23, 2017, 00:24
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By Sideways
The format of the Angband part of the file is...

The format of the Angband part of the file is good, the problem is that there are 3 extra characters (EF BB BF, the UTF-8 byte order mark) at the very beginning of the file and they mess everything...
Forum: Variants November 17, 2017, 15:28
Replies: 47
Views: 3,334
Posted By Sideways
Had a good test run at ComPosband, which ended at...

Had a good test run at ComPosband, which ended at Angband 98 when I got double-mana-stormed by Nodens in one turn for ~900 damage (and triple-mana-stormed over 2 turns, with a failed healing attempt...
Forum: Variants November 16, 2017, 20:56
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By Sideways
This should work, I think; at least it works for...

This should work, I think; at least it works for me.
Forum: Vanilla November 10, 2017, 00:19
Replies: 27
Views: 1,198
Posted By Sideways
Everybody "notices" it and gets the feeling that...

Everybody "notices" it and gets the feeling that spells fail way more often than they should, sometimes. I missed a spell with 3% fail three consecutive times the other day, which has a 1-in-37,000...
Forum: Vanilla November 8, 2017, 17:33
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By Sideways
While this won't help you in shops, weapons...

While this won't help you in shops, weapons represented by \ are good for priests, and weapons represented by | or / are not unless they're blessed.
Forum: Vanilla November 7, 2017, 02:36
Replies: 25
Views: 1,529
Posted By Sideways
Orb of Draining is technically its own damage...

Orb of Draining is technically its own damage type (holy orb), not mana; nothing resists it, but evil monsters take extra damage from it. Holy orb doesn't destroy items like mana does (it used to...
Forum: Vanilla November 6, 2017, 19:26
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By Sideways
Yup; you may see a slight increase in "average...

Yup; you may see a slight increase in "average damage/round" when you equip an item of accuracy, but that comes from an increased chance of critical hits, not from an increased chance of hitting at...
Forum: Competition November 6, 2017, 18:26
Replies: 15
Views: 1,012
Posted By Sideways
Most of the quest entrances are in the wilderness...

Most of the quest entrances are in the wilderness around the town. IIRC, many of the early ones are in the southwest, near the dungeon entrance.

2.9.3r1 is used on angband.live (Gwarl's site).
Forum: Vanilla November 5, 2017, 17:40
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By Sideways
Scrambled stats are also more likely to be an...

Scrambled stats are also more likely to be an issue if your INT is really low (but yeah, super-low INT is not by any means a big problem for a priest).
Forum: Development November 5, 2017, 17:36
Replies: 22
Views: 1,631
Posted By Sideways
That sounds like simply normal lurker behavior.

That sounds like simply normal lurker behavior.
Forum: Vanilla November 3, 2017, 14:13
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By Sideways
*Remove Curse* is 50+d50 and good up to power 99...

*Remove Curse* is 50+d50 and good up to power 99 (it can roll a 100 but not remove a power-100 curse, because 100 is used as a placeholder value for "permanent"; though I'm not sure if power 100...
Forum: Vanilla November 3, 2017, 13:18
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By Sideways
There are two relevant probabilities of success,...

There are two relevant probabilities of success, though; probability of success in removing the curse on any one Remove Curse or *Remove Curse* attempt, and probabliity of success in removing it at...
Forum: Vanilla November 1, 2017, 14:12
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By Sideways
AC = armor class, not life rating. That's where...

AC = armor class, not life rating. That's where you went wrong. A giant salamander has an armor class of 60.

And that calculation is in fact (27+16)*3=129, because while Pete Mack is right about...
Forum: Vanilla October 31, 2017, 17:17
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By Sideways
Much of it is out of date; and the simplest way...

Much of it is out of date; and the simplest way of seeing your to-hit is with Shift+C anyway.

If you want a quick idea of how likely you are to hit a monster:

- press Shift+C, look where it...
Forum: Variants October 27, 2017, 22:34
Replies: 47
Views: 3,334
Posted By Sideways
Angwil doesn't load at all due to inconsistent...

Angwil doesn't load at all due to inconsistent line lengths. I've found other bugs, but that's the most serious.

The Volcano (the quest, not the dungeon) has the map layout as part of the...
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