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Old June 5, 2011, 19:05   #7
Timo Pietilš
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Originally Posted by Derakon View Post
No, it didn't. You're probably thinking of NetHack, where it does have that effect. In Angband it just removes a monster genus from the level.
In Nethack you could manage to accidentally kill yourself or your pet with Genocide. Polymorph to a demon that isn't the one you genocided, gain level, notice that you are now the class you just genocided, die.

In Angband it removes all the monsters with the chosen monster symbol not just one race, but doesn't prevent them from being respawn to the level, so if you wiped out all hounds, the next corner out of LoS you could still encounter pack of them.
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