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Saturday, 8th September 2018, 22:57

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: Demigod conjurer

Replies: 0

Views: 346

Demigod conjurer

Hello Crawlers! Just looking for any fun advice for this character. Haven't found any 6+ level conjurations. Seems like a good time to transition into some new skill like summoning- since I have the spells and a staff. I'm waiting for even a +0 demon blade to drop as I can make it a great little wea...

Saturday, 6th January 2018, 21:46

Forum: The Dart Board

Topic: 0.21 release and tournament

Replies: 10

Views: 1953

Re: 0.21 release and tournament

Easy combos and first combo wins get more points early! Makes sense to get points to coast on now. :)

Saturday, 6th January 2018, 18:21

Forum: The Dart Board

Topic: Looking for a team

Replies: 3

Views: 610

Re: Looking for a team

Just got my first win of the Tournament, so I'm hot stuff and I'm looking for a team. I play as Placid on akrasic and Cbro.

Monday, 11th December 2017, 17:43

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Places where C-blinkc CAN'T work, but Golubria-passage CAN?

Replies: 7

Views: 847

Re: Places where C-blinkc CAN'T work, but Golubria-passage C

Transporter vaults or after teleports into dangerous situations. By setting up a PoG before hand, you can kinda 'go back to the past'.

Monday, 3rd July 2017, 21:27

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Remove Food Shop Only Bazaar

Replies: 13

Views: 1821

Re: Remove Food Shop Only Bazaar

.... I kinda want a branch of crawl like this. All food all the time. Then we can add a cooking skill too!

Saturday, 17th June 2017, 18:34

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: BaTm^Chei - Shaft troubles

Replies: 6

Views: 861

Re: CIP: BaTm^Chei - Shaft troubles

I feel like downstairs was an option not considered. Step from time if you get too much trouble on the Boo there. Close the door so the centail has to close the gap. Rando wand would probably taken care of 1 eel or killed you via noise or haste.

Wednesday, 17th May 2017, 18:53

Forum: The Dart Board

Topic: 0.20 release and tournament

Replies: 45

Views: 12852

Re: 0.20 release and tournament

Gylphic here; or Placid on cbro and cao.

Normally I team up with a friend, but life is too busy these days. I'm looking for a clan and trying for 3 wins this time around- I'm excited for .20, but a little rusty!

Friday, 6th January 2017, 04:17

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: NaWz with OJ CPA And No God- Decisions to be made.

Replies: 7

Views: 889

NaWz with OJ CPA And No God- Decisions to be made.

Well, I've made some stat level up mistakes, choosing strength twice so far. I was hoping to go for a hybrid caster, and OJ-CPA seems just too far out of reach- without Chei Strength boost or really strange Gozag/Oka gifts. Do I go Chei with the escapes I have and use OJ-CPA, or head for a 'safer' a...

Monday, 19th December 2016, 00:22

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Lava item destruction

Replies: 5

Views: 679

Lava item destruction

I had the liar ending with a portal to hell, one of my favorites, and a flying red devil had picked up the gold and random loot on the portal. Not thinking about it, I killed the devil and got a message about 3 items sizzling away. Is this intened to encourage kiting things away from non-deep water ...

Friday, 2nd December 2016, 05:43

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP, DrEn. Zot Scares me.

Replies: 4

Views: 558

CIP, DrEn. Zot Scares me.

Hello. If someone has time to comment on this toon, I'd really appreciate it. Zot5 scares me. My main weapon is inefficient against high-end threats, and I'm wondering if I should head for an antimagic demon whip, a Holy evening star, or Shadow Creatures. Any advice is helpful!!! Dungeon Crawl Stone...

Thursday, 22nd September 2016, 16:51

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Good players to watch and what servers do they play on

Replies: 6

Views: 1049

Re: Good players to watch and what servers do they play on

I am not a good player, but always enjoy spectators. I find answering questions and explaining my ideas helps withmy winrate. I'm placid on CAO.

Tuesday, 26th July 2016, 19:50

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: Cip Gargoyle GL, Firestarter and gods

Replies: 3

Views: 296

Cip Gargoyle GL, Firestarter and gods

Okay! Easy character so far, Gargoyles OP and that but, I'm considering changing gods. Hep is great but ally play is slowing me down as nearly every fight I have to tetris to avoid blowing up my own ally and basically playing an atheist. Mak or Qaz are what I'm considering. I have a few plain great ...

Sunday, 5th June 2016, 17:23

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Spider 4

Replies: 13

Views: 883

Re: Spider 4

Vaults also has a rune lock. Is arachnes speed 10? Spriggan speed to split the pack as agnes can keep up with you but isnt a ranged threat.

Sunday, 5th June 2016, 04:20

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Spider 4

Replies: 13

Views: 883

Re: Spider 4

This also is a good candidate for the 'come back later' technique.

Tuesday, 29th December 2015, 04:59

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP! HuAk

Replies: 1

Views: 148

YAVP! HuAk

This win completes the Zealot category for me, winning with Mibe, GhCk, and HuAk. This HuAk could have done so much more- SO MUCH MORE. Sweet armour, sweet resists, sweet slaying +10!!! But I just wanted to win, so badly. Next time, gadget! Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup version 0.18-a0-943-g2c08dd4 (webt...

Saturday, 24th October 2015, 20:47

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Enslave: Saint Roka or monster with Haste Other?

Replies: 5

Views: 542

Re: Enslave: Saint Roka or monster with Haste Other?

I perfer to enslave things with abilities my army lacks. Delf summoners or higher, troll shamen, Josephine, the like. Saint roka is nice with smite and durability.

Wednesday, 30th September 2015, 20:40

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Daily Challenge Mode

Replies: 29

Views: 4481

Re: Daily Challenge Mode

I suggest merging this idea with the lair sprint idea below. Less randomness and more predictable levels. No abyss?

Sunday, 2nd August 2015, 22:02

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Weapon blessing at 6*

Replies: 30

Views: 4378

Re: Weapon blessing at 6*

An ability would be great I believe, but why not look at the restriction of once per game? A high piety cost with the ability to use it multiple times wouldn't be very different from the current status quo, right?

Saturday, 27th July 2013, 05:25

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: Ascend a Demonspawn

Replies: 130

Views: 12035

Re: Ascend a Demonspawn

My first win was with a demon spawn fighter. Take the early levels slow, throw everything. 8-)

Wednesday, 28th November 2012, 21:31

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: CeHu, general advice.

Replies: 1

Views: 216

CIP: CeHu, general advice.

So, I feel like I have a good character going here. I have plenty of skill with bows, a little skill with maces to mop up trash, a little bit of traps, and some unexpected finds. A manual of dodging is really helping my defenses, and I have some nice barding with an unusual brand for centaurs: steal...

Wednesday, 3rd October 2012, 16:16

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Which of these weapons is better?

Replies: 7

Views: 637

Re: Which of these weapons is better?

Wouldn't the battle axe with freezing be acceptable for a 3-runer? Not as great as an .exe axe, but still alright?

Monday, 24th September 2012, 07:21

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD- Huh. I forgot they could do that.

Replies: 0

Views: 248

YASD- Huh. I forgot they could do that.

Man oh man. Pretty standard thing for me. I get right up on the ball, I crush a couple of branches, and then I lose my focus for a little bit and -BAM. I should have taken a break about an hour before I died, but I had nothing better to do. Take breaks people, they help you keep your focus! So, yeah...

Saturday, 1st September 2012, 22:54

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: DrFi, general advice welcome.

Replies: 4

Views: 341

Re: CIP: DrFi, general advice welcome.

Triple sword. It's now +9+9. :) Finished up crypt, elf, and spent some time in the abyss. Looking for teleportation scrolls to unlock a treasure trove. 14 sure seems like a lot of scrolls. Followed the basic advice and got Cure poison, haste, apportion, and teleport control. Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup...

Saturday, 1st September 2012, 21:00

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: DrFi, general advice welcome.

Replies: 4

Views: 341

CIP: DrFi, general advice welcome.

Well, here I am looking for a 3rd win, and I think this character can do it. I suppose my biggest question is if this character has any chance of extended. I'm missing out on a wand of healing, but have plenty of teleport and haste wands. I'm just about to attempt Vault 8 for a rune and maybe a hat,...

Sunday, 27th May 2012, 02:35

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Darts of Dispersal~

Replies: 17

Views: 1326

Re: Darts of Dispersal~

Can you hit yourself with these darts?

Monday, 21st May 2012, 04:41

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Feedback on Trunk deployment (.11)

Replies: 320

Views: 34513

Re: Feedback on Trunk deployment (.11)

Ah- I play tiles.

Sunday, 20th May 2012, 05:33

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Feedback on Trunk deployment (.11)

Replies: 320

Views: 34513

Re: Feedback on Trunk deployment (.11)

Spider's nest is often so crowded with webs that it makes it really hard to clearly see what is where, compared to the rest of the dungeon.

Thursday, 10th May 2012, 14:47

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: I think we learned an important lesson today.

Replies: 2855

Views: 394412

Re: I think we learned an important lesson today.

Hubris kills. Do not brag about the artifact bardiche of speed and other resistances you just found to your Finances on your merfolk gladiator. Along with your brand new demon trident and other cool stuff. You'll get turned into a pig and splatted by Kirke.

Monday, 12th March 2012, 01:52

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: DsDK on Zot:5

Replies: 1

Views: 245

Re: YASD: DsDK on Zot:5

My very first win a few weeks ago was also with a demonspawn of Yerd with a demon trident. It's a powerful combination!

Kudos to you for picking up four runes. Too bad about zot5 though. You'll get that orb next time. ;)

Saturday, 10th March 2012, 10:27

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' thread

Replies: 3005

Views: 239984

Re: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' threa

Do scrolls of vorpalise weapon work on Javelins? How about silver javelins?

Friday, 2nd March 2012, 00:09

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: How picky are treasure troves?

Replies: 12

Views: 1041

Re: How picky are treasure troves?

I have a trove asking for 2 potions of cure mutation. I currently do not have Rmut, and 2 two potions of cure mutation.

Could this be worth it?

Monday, 27th February 2012, 21:12

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' thread

Replies: 3005

Views: 239984

Re: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' threa

How do I erase my macros in webtiles?

I made my 's' key pray, not knowing there really isn't another pause key, like 5. For some reason, '5' is mapped to long rest and I can't use it with monsters in view, which is frustrating for a slow naga.

Monday, 27th February 2012, 01:43

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' thread

Replies: 3005

Views: 239984

Re: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' threa

Do daggers of of electrocution make more noise than an unbranded weapon?

Thursday, 23rd February 2012, 17:24

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: My first YAVP!

Replies: 4

Views: 362

Re: My first YAVP!

Truth was, I just wanted to run up! I didn't swap out for Rmut as it was orbs of fire that were mutating me. Without my amulet, I would only have one pip of Rfire. I was waiting to see if I got slow movement or twisted body before I drank. -10% hp did kinda hurt, but by then I had the orb and just g...

Wednesday, 22nd February 2012, 23:02

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: My first YAVP!

Replies: 4

Views: 362

My first YAVP!

What a wild ride. Took Zot by storm, and I'll say, a tad too carelessly. I had lost nearly all of my undead minions by the end of Zot 4, meaning I had zero support for Zot 5. I ran back up to get some scrolls of magic mapping, and found two bone dragon skeletons along the way! Awesome! Orbs of fire ...

Sunday, 5th February 2012, 04:54

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Draconians general thread

Replies: 59

Views: 4007

Re: Draconians general thread

However, that is pretty spoiler-y, and against Crawl's aim, right?

Monday, 30th January 2012, 19:21

Forum: Technical Support

Topic: Crawl runs.. at a crawl.

Replies: 4

Views: 391

Re: Crawl runs.. at a crawl.

I think we have similar issues. I've tried updating my drivers as well now. I think I need to do some more general maintenance. Thanks for the advice.

And yes, I am talking about tiles, and yes. it's now running slow again.

Monday, 30th January 2012, 08:44

Forum: Technical Support

Topic: Crawl runs.. at a crawl.

Replies: 4

Views: 391

Re: Crawl runs.. at a crawl.

I'm sorry, I've figured it out for the time being. Windows really wanted an update.

Monday, 30th January 2012, 07:42

Forum: Technical Support

Topic: Crawl runs.. at a crawl.

Replies: 4

Views: 391

Crawl runs.. at a crawl.

Hi there. I'm a long time player, never ascended, but frustrated not with that, but with how crawl has taken a turn for Cheri on my laptop. Crawl runs only at a frustratingly slow pace. So much, that I don't have the patience to play past the first few steps of D1. I've been using, 0.10-b1-18-g4e766...

Wednesday, 18th January 2012, 23:14

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: 4 Oklops blocking a vital point.

Replies: 7

Views: 773

Re: 4 Oklops blocking a vital point.

I would quaff the invis potion, then summon brothers and let them go to town. The potion should keep you safe. Don't berserk yourself, however.

Saturday, 24th December 2011, 17:53

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP, Trunk Draconian: Christmas special?

Replies: 0

Views: 237

CIP, Trunk Draconian: Christmas special?

Joy to the world, I have two runes- And a good looking character to boot! This time, I'm looking to take home my first ever crawl victory, which I have been seeking for over a year now. Let's make that dream come true. I've already found the serpentine rune as well as the decaying rune, and raided t...

Tuesday, 12th July 2011, 23:27

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD-Know your uniques, remember your resistances.

Replies: 3

Views: 426

Re: YASD-Know your uniques, remember your resistances.

Truth be told, I really should take a shower before I play crawl. Especially when I've logged six hours into a character! I should've known to change armors. I had a chance to change due to my stealth score. I also should have switched to that nice executioner's axe of venom before confronting her. ...

Tuesday, 12th July 2011, 19:54

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD-Know your uniques, remember your resistances.

Replies: 3

Views: 426

YASD-Know your uniques, remember your resistances.

Man oh man. I was having such a good run too! Found the abyssal rune by accident, changed the Lernaean hydra into a pulsating lump to steal the swamp rune.. and really really got burned in the end! It was fun, it was grand, but I am -so- upset with myself. 99 damage from one hit, as Mara burned thro...

Thursday, 7th July 2011, 04:54

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' thread

Replies: 3005

Views: 239984

Re: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' threa

Hello, I have a question.

When I auto travel, the game switches from my bow of evasion in slot 'a' to a normal axe in slot 'b'. Why is it doing this, and is there a way to turn it off?

Friday, 10th June 2011, 06:55

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' thread

Replies: 3005

Views: 239984

Re: The 'Questions too small to need their own thread' threa

Does the idea of a 'stash guard' work?

I have an elephant that I don't really want to take with me, but am considering leaving it b my stash. Would it, by nature of being friendly to me, protect the rest of my stash?

(trample is annoying for melee characters..)

Monday, 6th June 2011, 21:54

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: My mouse!!

Replies: 5

Views: 584

Re: YASD: My mouse!!

I had a similar thing happen. My mouse-pad on my laptop can click, left click, and scroll. I found a whip of electrocution early and was ready to rock a wand0sling Iyb, but low and behold... 7 turns taking my armor off while Iyb kills me. :(

Friday, 13th May 2011, 03:09

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP- HuFe

Replies: 16

Views: 820

Re: CIP- HuFe

I've found some more minor books (Ice magic?), and I feel I'm shaping up nicely. I could do with more mana, as it seems like I never have enough. I've found a nice ring of rP, so I'm good. I have to say, blowing up alligators and hydras is rather relaxing! Took down a few swamp dragons. Probably sho...

Friday, 13th May 2011, 00:53

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP- HuFe

Replies: 16

Views: 820

Re: CIP- HuFe

Thank you both for the advice! I found a cheapo buckler, and made it a +2. Should work, after I box with a kobold. Bolt of magma, I used for fire-resistant things. I'm okay with losing it. Also, I think it's crazy, but I actually got -two- staves of energy. Admittedly, I'm a bit lazy to check all of...

Friday, 13th May 2011, 00:16

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP- HuFe

Replies: 16

Views: 820

Re: CIP- HuFe

Turned out to be a potion of blood :P I'll see if I can scrounge up a buckler, but I'm not sure about it!

Thursday, 12th May 2011, 23:28

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP- HuFe

Replies: 16

Views: 820

CIP- HuFe

I've been playing crawl amateurishly for some time now. I've -never- had a rune, and I've never (duh) escaped the dungeon with the orb. My current character is looking good. Lots of destructive spells, a good number of helpful staves (Energy, wizardry, earth) and plenty of books. The problem, howeve...

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