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Old June 11, 2019, 07:09   #35
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Originally Posted by Derakon View Post
* Sticky curses are basically gone because they strongly discouraged players from trying out items they found in the dungeon. Wielding an un-ID'd melee weapon could ruin the game for a melee character if it happened to be sticky-cursed. Instead of sticky curses, now the game has a bunch of mixed-blessing items, which weaken you in one way while strengthening you in another. The goal is to tempt the player into getting themselves killed; personally I find that more enjoyable than the old days of tediously identifying every single item I find.
Thanks for your answers!

It feels that sticky curses wouldnt be a big problem anyways, since you just recall to town and buy remove curse scrolls, right?
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