Thread: The Big Bad Bow
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Old September 24, 2017, 02:29   #8
Pete Mack
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@Sky: wise choice. The trick in angband is to make that choice a hundred times in the game.
That said, ABD is a pretty good target for a mage ter on, when you have double resistance, or at the very least, single resist and an item in every armor slot.
With the latter, the max damage is 880/6 = 146; with the former, it's a paltry 49. Other ancient dragons are somewhat more dangerous, as there's no attenuation from armor.
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