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Old September 29, 2016, 09:29   #1
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Question Puzzled how to save game

I'm puzzled how to save a game for playing at a later date. Reading the forums and accounts of successful triumphs at level 100 it's obviously impossible to get from level 1 to 100 in one session.

So how's it done?

Last night after two hours play I got to level 10 and it was time for bed. The lowest I've ever got and I lost the character because I can't save it.
Or can I?

Am I missing something?

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Old September 29, 2016, 09:46   #2
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Exiting the game will save it; in any case it saves every time you enter a new level. ctl-S will force a save.
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Old September 29, 2016, 16:48   #3
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ctrl-s = forced save. ctrl-x = save and exit. any new level = automatic save.
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Old September 29, 2016, 17:16   #4
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It's obviously impossible to get from level 1 to 100 in one session.
Didn't Krazyhades do that once and record it?
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Old September 29, 2016, 19:26   #5
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Didn't Krazyhades do that once and record it?
Yeah, I had an Angband 3rd place win in a comp that I recorded (well, I'm missing a bit at the beginning) and played in a single ~26 hour sitting.

edit: It's also worth noting I am far *far* from the fastest or most efficient player that oook has

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