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Friday, 1st June 2018, 17:41

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Emotes

Replies: 5

Views: 333

Re: Emotes

unused hotkeys There are shockingly few of these, and I think it'd be better to keep them available for adding an actual new command, rather than something cosmetic. For reference, here is the entire list of unused keys, including all numbers, most reasonable punctuation, and lowercase/uppercase/ct...

Thursday, 10th May 2018, 23:30

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Change flash_screen_message color

Replies: 2

Views: 193

Re: Change flash_screen_message color

No.

Thursday, 19th April 2018, 20:30

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Fulsome and Evaporate..?

Replies: 8

Views: 634

Re: Fulsome and Evaporate..?

Fulsome Distillation would be the only spell in existence to provide a long-term "strategic" advantage: it produces permanent potions in your inventory, in exchange for transient MP that doesn't cost you anything to produce. Even Delayed Fireball is gone now, and its total strategic advant...

Saturday, 31st March 2018, 06:51

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Is this what the game needs?

Replies: 12

Views: 734

Re: Is this what the game needs?

But online it feels like the active player count is dropping. I don't think there's any generalizations to be drawn, see: !lg * s=month(end) -graph (the peaks are tournament months). Games per month is a reasonable proxy for players per month, but let's look at actual players per month too: !lg * s...

Friday, 30th March 2018, 20:11

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Resolution

Replies: 5

Views: 557

Re: Resolution

I believe that the vast majority of my many untimely deaths have been due to carelessness, haste (the non-magical variety), and hubris. Sounds pretty normal. (Most of the rest involve early encounters with orc priests). Count those too, as a more subtle version of carelessness. Specifically, my lat...

Thursday, 1st March 2018, 23:43

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Ashenzari and Summoning

Replies: 2

Views: 499

Re: Ashenzari and Summoning

The wiki says that summons can't fight anything outside of your line of sight, but does this change if you use scrying so that you can see around walls? (I am guessing no) Scrying into an area gives you the same kind of LOS as seeing it through transparent walls: you know what's there, but can't in...

Sunday, 4th February 2018, 11:24

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: What does 6-* Wu Jian Piety Get You?

Replies: 5

Views: 640

Re: What does 6-* Wu Jian Piety Get You?

monkeytor wrote:R
Nino wrote:no, and no

Right, those were just guesses. Most gods as far as I know give some extra benefit for getting to six stars. Is that simply not the case with Wu Jian?


Many gods cap out at 5*. A few give you a special gift you can only use once at 6*, but not by any means all of them.

Thursday, 1st February 2018, 17:58

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: Ridiculously good weapon on D4...Doom must be coming

Replies: 8

Views: 494

Re: Ridiculously good weapon on D4...Doom must be coming

Also another unasked advice from me. Stop playing "one more hit and it will die" mini-game, that's not good thinking for roguelikes because there will be many situations which will "prompt" you to do it and then it takes just a single "bad luck" accident and the game i...

Saturday, 20th January 2018, 04:38

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: All Pizza All The Time

Replies: 4

Views: 534

Re: All Pizza All The Time

tasonir wrote:What ever happened to twelwe anyways?


twelwe was offered a position on the dev team in exchange for maintaining absolute silence on Tavern indefinitely. Look forward to some really amazing features from twelwe in the Pastry Hurricane release, scheduled for 2021.

Saturday, 20th January 2018, 04:32

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Are the developers OK with me playing like this?

Replies: 6

Views: 592

Re: Are the developers OK with me playing like this?

What a relief! I had a run earlier today that had me encountering a bunch of five headed dragons a handful of swamp dragons and a fistful of bog warriors with a handful of thorn creatures, I stood in the water powered my self up with Okwarrior Demi God Ability, drank a potion to turn me into a tree...

Wednesday, 13th December 2017, 01:22

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Owerpowered Gear

Replies: 37

Views: 1564

Re: Owerpowered Gear

I guess you will blame luck if the character dies from full HP during autoexplore without you having a chance to do anything. Don't tell me I haven't warned you about this "unavoidable" death ;) Just a single orb of fire is required for that. It can attack you twice and deal 250+ damage P...

Tuesday, 21st November 2017, 18:17

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Which LB for Distortion?

Replies: 9

Views: 472

Re: Which LB for Distortion?

I'd distort either a dagger (even better a quickblade of course) or a scimitar depending on whether I'm in heavy or light armor respectively. Why a dagger? Unless you're stabbing dudes (in which case distortion doesn't really help anyway), I imagine you'd want one of the higher-tier short blades: a...

Monday, 2nd October 2017, 02:09

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: best strategy and god for Mummy's

Replies: 26

Views: 1812

Re: best strategy and god for Mummy's

For a novice, easily the best mummy strat is to play an easier race.

Tuesday, 2nd May 2017, 08:07

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Online playing cost

Replies: 6

Views: 801

Re: Online playing cost

I just poked around a bit with Chrome's developer tools, and found that pressing (i) costs a bit over 1KB, as does loading a new floor. Moving a single tile, and revealing the associated new tiles, costs a few hundred bytes.

Your mileage may vary, this was a very small sample size, etc etc.

Tuesday, 4th April 2017, 06:30

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Naive Hepl Power Rankings

Replies: 6

Views: 858

Re: Naive Hepl Power Rankings

MainiacJoe wrote:These suggest that high HP and XP aptitudes are better than low ones.


I think this is a truth independent of Hepliaklqana.

Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 00:44

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Instant death on stairs -

Replies: 12

Views: 1238

Re: Instant death on stairs -

Is the free move the first time you go down a given set of stairs, or the first time you take any stairs to a given level? I believe it's any unexplored stairs - So if you find a stair going up you don't get a free move coming down the corresponding downstairs, even though it will be your first tim...

Tuesday, 27th December 2016, 07:29

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: music for the gods

Replies: 16

Views: 960

Re: music for the gods

removeelyvilon wrote:Cheibriados https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dO1rMeYnOmM


Better Cheibriados song: As Slow As Possible

The performance commenced in the St. Burchardi church on September 5, 2001, with a pause lasting until February 5, 2003. The first chord was then played until July 5, 2005.

Friday, 11th November 2016, 04:38

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Why was I teleporting?

Replies: 1

Views: 629

Re: Why was I teleporting?

Hard to be sure from your log, but I'd guess Sonja had a dagger of distortion. She often does.

Thursday, 10th November 2016, 16:30

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Spell Casting and Starving

Replies: 26

Views: 2659

Re: Spell Casting and Starving

If you have ever starved to death, you may need to train more spellcasting. If you have never starved to death, try training less spellcasting. Don't train more spellcasting because "on no I only have 6 rations left". More seriously though, I try to keep the hunger costs of my frequently-u...

Wednesday, 12th October 2016, 22:23

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Attributes changed by Jiyva <0

Replies: 8

Views: 661

Re: Attributes changed by Jiyva <0

As duvessa says, it's "intended", but has been changed in trunk. In versions newer than 0.18, Jiyva will not set a base stat below 1.

Tuesday, 27th September 2016, 15:31

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: Death by Groundhog Day

Replies: 4

Views: 424

Re: YASD: Death by Groundhog Day

Bad rolls happen, and trunk isn't exactly the most stable version of the game. Better luck next time. Trunk is pretty stable, though. You should run into crashes rarely, if at all. If it were crashing all the time, we couldn't get players to play it (I wouldn't play it either). I'd rather we not pu...

Wednesday, 21st September 2016, 23:18

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP~ A Glich or a hidden secret?

Replies: 26

Views: 2111

Re: CIP~ A Glich or a hidden secret?

Attempting to farm Royal Jelly summons is the worst choice you could make: like all summoned monsters, you get no XP, items, or reward of any kind for defeating them.

Saturday, 17th September 2016, 03:01

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Please Welcome New Devs: Brannock and CanOfWorms

Replies: 17

Views: 1309

Re: Please Welcome New Devs: Brannock and CanOfWorms

Hellmonk wrote:Does this change retroactively orange any previous thanks from said posters? Asking b/c I keep a table of my orange thanks, need to know if I should update it.


Is there a way to un-thank a post? I would love to keep hellmonk guessing.

Sunday, 11th September 2016, 05:37

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: best late game god for melee gargoyle?

Replies: 12

Views: 969

Re: best late game god for melee gargoyle?

Whatever god you got the first three runes with is strong enough for the remaining twelve.

Sunday, 4th September 2016, 04:00

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: Broken Xom one-hit kills from full hp.

Replies: 14

Views: 1134

Re: Broken Xom one-hit kills from full hp.

Xom is allowed to kill you if you're boring. Try to have more fun.

Tuesday, 30th August 2016, 20:55

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Rias, the awesome Wizard of Ice and Fire

Replies: 6

Views: 552

Re: Rias, the awesome Wizard of Ice and Fire

Things that jump out at me at first glance: Stop training spellcasting for like, the rest of the game, or nearly all of it. Train a lot more fighting and dodging, lest you get squashed like a pancake by the first monster that gets into melee range. Support this plan by putting some points into Dex. ...

Tuesday, 30th August 2016, 06:50

Forum: The Dart Board

Topic: DIESELROBIN: Make Diesel Great Again! (Started)

Replies: 15

Views: 2299

Re: DIESELROBIN: Make Diesel Great Again! (Started)

Also, if it's the kind of thing you're into, you can watch the dieselrobin experience from a silver-medal point of view on Youtube.

Tuesday, 30th August 2016, 06:34

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: KoAM - Ouch!!! Also a whinge about ranged combat.

Replies: 10

Views: 502

Re: YASD: KoAM - Ouch!!! Also a whinge about ranged combat.

Actually it wasn't in one turn. You were at full health (101), and then he hit you two times in a single turn (because of haste), bringing you down to 66. Then you shot him again, and he missed you twice, then you shot him again, and he hit you two more times, killing you. Also your attack delay wa...

Tuesday, 30th August 2016, 00:13

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: KoAM - Ouch!!! Also a whinge about ranged combat.

Replies: 10

Views: 502

Re: YASD: KoAM - Ouch!!! Also a whinge about ranged combat.

Actually it wasn't in one turn. You were at full health (101), and then he hit you two times in a single turn (because of haste), bringing you down to 66. Then you shot him again, and he missed you twice, then you shot him again, and he hit you two more times, killing you. Also your attack delay was...

Monday, 29th August 2016, 06:02

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: DANGER MARA (OR ANTIMAGIC) PLS

Replies: 3

Views: 388

Re: DANGER MARA (OR ANTIMAGIC) PLS

Mara normally has a 3d27 fire bolt, which can do up to 81 damage. And antimagic is only a chance to stop monsters from casting, based on the amount of damage done. Dungeoneer is talking about Mara's melee. they posted about it in another thread but apparently Mara melee'd them for 90 damage with an...

Monday, 29th August 2016, 03:17

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: CTRL+W tries to close tab instead of setting waypoint D:

Replies: 14

Views: 859

Re: CTRL+W tries to close tab instead of setting waypoint D:

You can press *w instead of ctrl-w, like for any ctrl key combo in crawl.

Friday, 26th August 2016, 17:12

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Really loud spells should mention noise in description

Replies: 21

Views: 2138

Re: Really loud spells should mention noise in description

You don't need to consult any third-party sources. It's right in the spell description, which you see when you look at the spell in its book. Note the Extremely loud noise level. Lightning Bolt Fires a mighty bolt of lightning. It inflicts less damage than other similar bolts, but its damage partial...

Thursday, 25th August 2016, 16:34

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: How too beat gnollcrawl??

Replies: 7

Views: 916

Re: How too beat gnollcrawl??

Well,, op i am a bit of, heh, an expert at the gnollcrawls and you should play a centaur arcane marksman (slings) of Fedhas Madash (the best god (for gnollcrawl and also for regular crawl)). The synergy is optimal and you will 2 (two) magic pee, which is twice as many as the inferior hunter backgro...

Tuesday, 23rd August 2016, 23:54

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Felid Caster Melee?

Replies: 8

Views: 826

Re: Felid Caster Melee?

In my previous youtube series , I start as a FeFE^Fedhas, and stick with fire/conj as my damage dealers for quite a while, then eventually transition to Jiyva. The big pile of melee-oriented muts helped, but really it doesn't take a ton of UC to make blade hands do respectable damage. I would say if...

Tuesday, 23rd August 2016, 23:11

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Spell Mastery Points

Replies: 38

Views: 3026

Re: Spell Mastery Points

I like the general idea, but I'd tone it down and make it less linear. I'd also remove the specific spell part of it. For example, spellcasting 4 makes all your spells cost 1 less MP. Spellcasting 10 makes them all 2 less. 18 costs 3 less, and at 27 all your spells cost 4 less MP. The problem I see...

Sunday, 21st August 2016, 09:08

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: "Thank" button is not visible

Replies: 7

Views: 512

Re: "Thank" button is not visible

genericpseudonym wrote:
ydeve wrote:You use IE??? Do yourself a favor and stop.

doesn't he also use some weird non-vikeys layout for movement

basically he's wrong at everything


I would have thanked this post but I couldn't find the button.

Tuesday, 16th August 2016, 06:35

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Abyss

Replies: 17

Views: 1358

Re: Abyss

Also that exit appears literally right under your feet, so it is very unlikely (but not impossible, I think) that you will be teleported out before you can make use of it. How ever, it is entirely possible to not notice it, if you are figting a horder of monsters and every tile is occupied and you ...

Monday, 15th August 2016, 20:19

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Abyss

Replies: 17

Views: 1358

Re: Abyss

How guaranteed is "guaranteed"? Is it one of those things where the formula eventually spits out a 100% chance for the exit to spawn, presumably on a visible tile? As far as I remember it takes the same amount of XP which recharges lamp of fire to create a exit and double that XP to creat...

Monday, 15th August 2016, 16:57

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Get some god damned better smilies

Replies: 19

Views: 1018

Re: Get some god damned better smilies

yeah like, let's let's just steal some smilies from SA tbh http://i.imgur.com/upw71RY.gif realtalk this game we are all here because we play has tiny little 32x32 tiles, you could basically use a lot of them as emotes... or at least, make some quick edits and use their heads. http://i.imgur.com/AqC...

Wednesday, 10th August 2016, 22:16

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Shadow Clone Question

Replies: 1

Views: 325

Re: Shadow Clone Question

Shadow damage is based on your skill with your current weapon, or unarmed skill if unarmed. While melded, your weapon doesn't count. Note that it is not based on your "damage", only your skill levels. Being transformed does not impact your skill levels. So, (b) is closest, but really it's ...

Thursday, 4th August 2016, 19:33

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Is anything other than curse skulls immune to silence?

Replies: 8

Views: 640

Re: Is anything other than curse skulls immune to silence?

arandomperson12 wrote:All demons are immune. You can find all this on the wiki.

Forget the wiki, you can check in game with xv or ?/m

Wednesday, 27th July 2016, 01:37

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Trove reporting

Replies: 404

Views: 44706

Re: Trove reporting

Malevolent wrote:How do you guys generate the trove list that I see in a lot of posts around here? I can't think of a way to do so other than manually copy/paste each item and then edit it as necessary.


Ctrl-x, or Ctrl-f trove.

Wednesday, 27th July 2016, 01:00

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: challenge mode: Hypno stairs

Replies: 3

Views: 425

Re: challenge mode: Hypno stairs

Sounds a lot like ironrobin.

Monday, 25th July 2016, 23:58

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Cblink?

Replies: 21

Views: 1297

Re: Cblink?

Shard1697 wrote:I wouldn't try to get a level 8 spell castable in GDA with 6 int.


Those fantastic Minotaur spellcasting aptitudes don't sway you at all, huh?

Friday, 22nd July 2016, 22:32

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: MiBe who [s]MIGHT WIN![/s] HAS WON!

Replies: 39

Views: 1542

Re: CiP: MiBe who MIGHT WIN!

  Code:
a - +4 executioner's axe (chop)
t - 2 scrolls of enchant weapon


???

Monday, 18th July 2016, 02:57

Forum: The Dart Board

Topic: Casual League Week 30 - CeTm

Replies: 6

Views: 743

Re: Casual League Week 30 - CeTm

CeTm, the only Tm with access to Horse Form for retreating.

Thursday, 14th July 2016, 16:49

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Lair Stash?

Replies: 25

Views: 1640

Re: Lair Stash?

Because the players who still think it's necessary to make stashes remember a time when jellies were able to eat items.

Wednesday, 13th July 2016, 16:27

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Why is Airstrike's Damage Formula So Bizarre?

Replies: 12

Views: 895

Re: Why is Airstrike's Damage Formula So Bizarre?

I think |amethyst summed up pretty well how most formulas in crawl are decided upon:

|amethyst[24/24]: <|amethyst> but also the general Crawl principle of "we'll do some weird hard-to-tweak shit for our probability distribution, then figure out the math later"

Wednesday, 13th July 2016, 16:20

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Making the Most of Riposte

Replies: 12

Views: 779

Re: Making the Most of Riposte

cerealjynx wrote:MfGl


You can't riposte with a polearm.

Tuesday, 12th July 2016, 23:13

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: DeBe, Staves or Elec Dblades?

Replies: 12

Views: 372

Re: CIP: DeBe, Staves or Elec Dblades?

I guess it depends whether you'd like your attack to (a) add a bunch of elec damage, or (b) berserk your enemies.
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