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Old July 7, 2010, 15:35   #10
Timo Pietilš
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Originally Posted by Derakon View Post
If you think TMJ is a problem in Angband, go play ToME for a bit -- or heck, play an earlier version of Vanilla. Great wyrms guaranteed to drop 16 "good" useless items...
Go far enough backward and that TMJ problem goes away though. Item stacking made a huge difference in drop sizes. Kill that GW in corridor and get maybe five items. Kill another in same location and get nothing.

Before that floor items were your main source of decent items and vaults were more than exciting because quality of the items compared to monster drops were so much greater.
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