Angband.oook.cz
Angband.oook.cz
AboutVariantsLadderForumCompetitionComicScreenshotsFunniesLinks

Go Back   Angband Forums > Angband > AAR

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old May 15, 2019, 23:10   #1
NightLizard
Rookie
 
Join Date: Dec 2018
Posts: 20
NightLizard is on a distinguished road
Just something I thought was cool

Playing a dwarven priest in the dev branch. I lit up a room on lvl 62 and find that a part of it is still shadowy. I thought it was a bug first, but then I detected evil and notice an abyss worm mass in the dark part of the room. It was just an unexpected and interesting new thing! It seems they have a dark aura.
NightLizard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16, 2019, 00:08   #2
Nick
Vanilla maintainer
 
Nick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Canberra, Australia
Age: 54
Posts: 7,653
Donated: $60
Nick is on a distinguished road
Yes, this happens now as part of the changes to light and darkness. Nastier monsters can have bigger darkness auras, too.
__________________
One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
Nick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16, 2019, 08:22   #3
PowerWyrm
Prophet
 
PowerWyrm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 2,608
PowerWyrm is on a distinguished road
Shouldn't Ungoliant simply suck up the whole light on the level she's generated? After all she ate all the light from the trees of Valinor. That would be cool...
__________________
PWMAngband variant maintainer - check http://powerwyrm.monsite-orange.fr (or http://www.mangband.org/forum/viewforum.php?f=9) to learn more about this new variant!
PowerWyrm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16, 2019, 15:03   #4
Grotug
Veteran
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Posts: 1,133
Grotug is on a distinguished road
hah, that would be cool! and what happens when you cast !Illumination? I think things like this would actually be quite good for the game; kinda means you can't just ignore certain monsters; there should be reasons to take risks to kill dangerous monsters on the way to the bosses.

I'm still hoping a staff of darkness becomes useful for necromancers.
__________________
Detailed account of my Ironman win here.
Grotug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 17, 2019, 04:23   #5
Ingwe Ingweron
Veteran
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Manhattan Beach, CA
Posts: 1,762
Ingwe Ingweron is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by Grotug View Post
I'm still hoping a staff of darkness becomes useful for necromancers.
I believe they are, just as Scrolls of Darkness are. Not only can a necro darken a lighted room with them, when entering a darkened room, using them will map the walls of the room.
__________________
“We're more of the love, blood, and rhetoric school. Well, we can do you blood and love without the rhetoric, and we can do you blood and rhetoric without the love, and we can do you all three concurrent or consecutive. But we can't give you love and rhetoric without the blood. Blood is compulsory. They're all blood, you see.”
― Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Ingwe Ingweron is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cool toys and Linux Runaway1956 Idle chatter 4 April 15, 2015 03:20
Cool wands/staves/rods in variants? Mikko Lehtinen Variants 7 October 13, 2011 06:58
Just a thought NeoWizard Vanilla 9 October 27, 2009 15:31
A thought takkaria Vanilla 4 July 12, 2009 19:09
FA algorithm for that cool level konijn_ Variants 5 August 27, 2007 15:33


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:32.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.