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Monday, 7th January 2019, 06:07

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2857

Views: 554456

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

RoGGa wrote:
Goratrix wrote:
  Code:
+11 executioner's axe of the Mosquito {drain, rN+ MR++ Str-2 Dex+2} (1296 gold)
In a Orc:2 shop

I love the name! Beware of the Mosquito...

Float like a mosquito, sting like an 18-wheeler..
Nice thematic stats too, Drain (would've been better with Vamp), rN, Str-, Dex+

Sunday, 6th January 2019, 07:54

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2857

Views: 554456

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

Z - the ring "Kuiqai" (left hand) {rElec rPois rF+ rC+ Int+4 SInv} (You bought it in a shop on level 4 of the Orcish Mines) [ring of intelligence] It affects your intelligence (+4). It protects you from fire. It protects you from cold. It insulates you from electricity. It protects you fr...

Tuesday, 25th December 2018, 20:54

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: 0.9.2 DEIE; Stuck in Pan-Limbo

Replies: 3

Views: 899

Re: YAVP: 0.9.2 DEIE; Stuck in Pan-Limbo

Congratulations. It must have been grind and a pain to stay there for that long. Is there a sizable community that plays on older builds? I am fairly new and have only played on the latest two builds. Am I missing out on much? And is this a good build to dabble with? Not sure if there are a whole l...

Thursday, 20th December 2018, 22:52

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: 0.9.2 DEIE; Stuck in Pan-Limbo

Replies: 3

Views: 899

YAVP: 0.9.2 DEIE; Stuck in Pan-Limbo

0.9.2 has to be my favorite of the old-old versions (besides 0.15 aum removal, anyway). That's when victory dancing was removed, and the best branch (Hive) was still in the game. What's not my favorite is being stuck in Pan for over 30,000 turns, never finding an exit until a purposeful walking into...

Monday, 3rd December 2018, 10:39

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 174542

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Not so much odd but I found my name choice (yeah I get tilted easily playing this game lol) and this warning hilarious :lol:
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Thursday, 29th November 2018, 20:22

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: How to Play SpEE

Replies: 17

Views: 3044

Re: How to Play SpEE

Well, I did it, I won the SpEE^Ash you guys got me interested in. Ash is a great god... as long as you find great gear to curse, early. Otherwise you're at the mercy of remove curse scrolls. But as long as you can get fully bound ASAP, his skill boosts help a lot with getting key spells online (LRD,...

Friday, 23rd November 2018, 22:05

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2857

Views: 554456

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

It ain't the stuff of miracles, but it'll do
  Code:
the cursed amulet of Miracles (around neck) {Acrobat rF+ Int+4}
   (You bought it in a shop on level 3 of the Snake Pit)   

Friday, 23rd November 2018, 06:12

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: How to Play SpEE

Replies: 17

Views: 3044

Re: How to Play SpEE

Here in Vaults, I have to retreat from enemies that I would normally walk over and I'm so fast that I'm getting dangerously inattentive to how I'm moving. Always remember, roguelikes are a turn based game to their core. IT doesn't matter how fast you press the keys IRL, you can wait as long as minu...

Friday, 23rd November 2018, 00:24

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: How to Play SpEE

Replies: 17

Views: 3044

Re: How to Play SpEE

Spriggan used to be one of my favorite races back when I was a beginner. Now, not so much. They have amazing aptitudes... at things that are not direct combat related. So yeah, Sp is a very 'indirect' race; either instakill stabs, disabling hexes leading to stabs, or just plain running away (or cBli...

Thursday, 22nd November 2018, 18:54

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Replies: 57

Views: 10760

Re: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Here're a few more (i'll edit more screencaps into the post later) ⋅ Walking into Tomb and walking out with your entire inventory cursed ⋅ The ever-shifting, but 1 level abyss (and spending 20,000 turns there just to find the rune...) ⋅ Blowing upon thine Horn of Geryon...

Tuesday, 20th November 2018, 13:21

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: learning magic on characters with poor aptitudes

Replies: 16

Views: 2991

Re: learning magic on characters with poor aptitudes

Similar question but didn't want a new thread for it: is Int still the go-to dump stat for levelups? Like, if you ever plan on casting spells at all? Last time I remembered, Str was useless aside from encumbrance rating for armours, and Dex was... still useful for dodging I guess? So I guess if you ...

Monday, 19th November 2018, 02:53

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Dealing with Mutations in the post end game

Replies: 8

Views: 1994

Re: Dealing with Mutations in the post end game

For casters: Necromutation is the new amulet of resist mutation. Just get it somewhat castable, even if it means wearing rings of wizardry/staff of wizardry. Even 30% fail before wizardry is good if you worship Sif. For good gods followers who can't Lichform: switch to Zin, scum the abyss for piety,...

Sunday, 18th November 2018, 23:03

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: DMsl Vs EV

Replies: 11

Views: 2004

Re: DMsl Vs EV

DMsl is one of those 'always get castable ASAP' spells if I find it on a DE. As a DE, your biggest problem is squishiness, and any spell you can learn to mitigate that is gold. DMsl pretty much makes you nigh untouchable vs ranged combat, so the only thing you have to worry about (for the most part)...

Sunday, 18th November 2018, 01:50

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Replies: 57

Views: 10760

Re: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Playing a nostalgia 0.10.3 run atm as DECj. I have a bunch already and I'm only on Lair:5... ⋅ Animals running in fear upon low health ⋅ No summoning cap! ⋅ Conjurers starting with Bolt of Cold and Freezing Cloud ⋅ Inventory weight management (and making vario...

Friday, 16th November 2018, 06:53

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: Lucky MuCj ^Sif; 15 runer

Replies: 9

Views: 1624

Re: YAVP: Lucky MuCj ^Sif; 15 runer

Congrats! Damn, that's some good rings you got there: ring "Forget-Me-Not" {rPois rF+++ rN+++ MP+9 Int-4} ring of Fizierch {rElec rN+ MR+ MP+9 Str+4} Would you say that mummies are not that horrible after you survive early game? What was your biggest "pain in the ass" while play...

Sunday, 11th November 2018, 01:26

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Useful Macros

Replies: 4

Views: 1793

Re: Useful Macros

If you press numrow zero on your keyboard, that brings up the 'repeat command' prompt, that'll basically repeat a single command however many times you like. The AHK script just types all that in for you without having to type it in yourself manually. But I'll have to look into that rcfile so I don'...

Saturday, 10th November 2018, 02:45

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: Lucky MuCj ^Sif; 15 runer

Replies: 9

Views: 1624

Re: CIP: MuCj ^Sif; RNG put a hit out for me

The luck lasted for this character evidently, as I went on to do the full 15! Got some hella randarts by the end of it, having near perfect resistances to everything. Was able to kill all the hell & pan lords no problem. Took awhile to get Glaciate up and running but once I did it became the go-...

Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 22:34

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Replies: 57

Views: 10760

Re: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Adding things to the game instead of removing things

Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 19:39

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Useful Macros

Replies: 4

Views: 1793

Useful Macros

Hey there, in this thread we share macros (made with ctrl+D or shift+`) that make our Crawling lives easier ⋅ Macro your number row to spell casts. E.g. 1 = Za, 2 = Zs, 3 = Zd, etc (except for '5', since that's reserved for long rest; and '0', since that's reserved for command repeats). Th...

Tuesday, 6th November 2018, 09:25

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2857

Views: 554456

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

  Code:
 k - the ring "Forget-Me-Not" {rPois rF+++ rN+++ MP+9 Int-4}
   (You found it on level 5 of the Vaults) 


An artifact you'd never forget, esp. as a MuCj (just wish it was + instead of - Int)

Sunday, 4th November 2018, 13:42

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Replies: 57

Views: 10760

Re: New Crawl players will never get to experience...

Abandoning Kiku as a Mummy, but not before Twisted Resurrecting a bunch of corpse deliveries into bodyguards to wait out the wrath in Temple :lol:

Sunday, 4th November 2018, 13:31

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: How do you decide what to play next?

Replies: 9

Views: 2078

Re: How do you decide what to play next?

The correct answer is DECj always 8-)

Sunday, 4th November 2018, 11:30

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: Lucky MuCj ^Sif; 15 runer

Replies: 9

Views: 1624

YAVP: Lucky MuCj ^Sif; 15 runer

Coming off the win of my tabber Minotaur, of course I want to go back to my comfort playstyle of blaster-mager. Instead of the usual DECj I roll with, decided to go with the old challenge pick of Mummy. Good RNG from the last run still hasn't run out as floorgod has blessed me with so many good thin...

Re: CIP: WiFi the MiFi; Asterion 2.0

You're right, but I went ahead and did 1 better for a 4 rune run! I really wanted to try extended with a melee tabber for once, but I forgot how sketchy extended game is for non-lichform charas. Torment, torment, torment, then get your decimated health bar emptied by the same damned damnation that c...

Saturday, 3rd November 2018, 20:33

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: WiFi the MiFi ^Okawaru->TSO, 4runer; Asterion redeemed

Replies: 2

Views: 851

YAVP: WiFi the MiFi ^Okawaru->TSO, 4runer; Asterion redeemed

Just wanted to share an absolutely bonkers run I have going atm. Cleared all the Lair vaults branches, Elf, up to Vault:4 and now entering Depths. Why bonkers? Well, that damned thing in my 'b' slot; "Damnation" {damnation}! What in tarnation? It wasn't like the run wasn't already good bef...

Wednesday, 13th September 2017, 00:27

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Amulet of Harm drain

Replies: 47

Views: 8413

Re: Amulet of Harm drain

This is why I always identify scroll all amulets until I have Harm and Faith identified, then I wear ID them afterward. Maybe even identify them still if Inaccuracy is still not known, depending on the amount of remove curse scrolls I get (the game likes to be a dick and give zero remove curse scrol...

Sunday, 10th September 2017, 06:44

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2857

Views: 554456

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

  Code:
 s - the scarf of Complete Protection (worn) {rCorr}
   (You acquired it on level 2 of the Elven Halls)   


False advertising anyone?

Tuesday, 5th September 2017, 23:40

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2857

Views: 554456

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

First one, of course RNG decides to generate this type of helmet when playing... MiBe...

Next one, nothing indecent at all about that GDAS, except the EV you'll get trying to wear it!

Monday, 4th September 2017, 08:48

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: 15 rune DECj Kiku->Sif

Replies: 0

Views: 607

YAVP: 15 rune DECj Kiku->Sif

Well, first 15 rune win on the latest stable. As soon as I found that robe of resistance in early Dungeon, I was like "Okay, this character cannot die." Then when I found the buckler of resistance shortly after, it was "Okay, this character DEFINITELY CANNOT die." From there, it ...

Wednesday, 24th February 2016, 10:16

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: 9 rune MuCj, Sif

Replies: 4

Views: 725

Re: YAVP: 9 rune MuCj, Sif

I need to learn to play more quickly : 200 kturn in 12 hours while I am already at 17hours for 130k turn (but since I have never been this far, I am pretty cautious). Is there any generic tip to play quickly ? Maybe like relying more on Shfit X to move around on a map ? I'm not sure if this is sarc...

Wednesday, 24th February 2016, 09:25

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: 9 rune MuCj, Sif

Replies: 4

Views: 725

YAVP: 9 rune MuCj, Sif

First win this version, pretty fun character. I was kinda pissed off my favorite combination got nerfed (MuNe, not being able to have perma undead buddies anymore). So I think my next favorite combo is now MuCj. Don't understand all the hate on the mummy race; I consider them like a late game carry ...

Sunday, 5th October 2014, 08:27

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: MuCj Woes

Replies: 13

Views: 2114

Re: MuCj Woes

I have had a bit of a small obsession with mummies lately since I want to go for extended game content, and I think the best thing is to take advantage of the no food clock and always go Sif. Infinite channeling turns a fairly poor race into an incredible one, especially late game when their innate ...

Wednesday, 27th August 2014, 11:46

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: The prophesy of a name

Replies: 0

Views: 482

YASD: The prophesy of a name

Well, turns out Greed the GrEE died to... well... greed. This was pretty much the best character I've had in years, and I screwed it all up in a Ziggurat. I had both Firestorm and Shatter, along with other ridiculously good high level spells. I was pretty much God until that God-slayer named 'Ziggur...

Monday, 18th August 2014, 10:51

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: 3 rune DEFE Hard Carry Invoker

Replies: 0

Views: 521

YAVP: 3 rune DEFE Hard Carry Invoker

After building Quas (DEIE) on my last iteration of Invoker, I decided to go for an Exort (DEFE) build this game :mrgreen: . Couldn't find any rmut or rcorr, so going for extended game or slime was out of the picture for this run. And yes, I still have to do a Wex Invoker (DEAE), which I have already...

YAVP: DEIE aka Quas Invoker; "Learn how fragile you are!"

Been awhile since I won a recent version of Crawl. The Orb ascent was pretty stressful (went to Starving at around 5 floors from my Lair food stash.) Could've went for more runes with the awesome equipment the RNG dumped on me, but I just want some wins in that awful highscore list of mine :roll: Du...

YAVP: 0.9.2 MuWz the "When summoning was good" nostalgia run

After getting only 2 wins for the the last 3 versions of Crawl, I got sick of it and went back to my newbie roots in Crawl 0.9. Man, it seemed like everything was overpowered back then. I mean, Conjurors starting with Freezing Cloud in their book? Might as well add Fire Storm while you're at it! Unf...

Sunday, 19th February 2012, 06:53

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: 60 to 0 in one keypress

Replies: 1

Views: 406

YASD: 60 to 0 in one keypress

Well, now that 0.10 has moved from trunk to stable, I felt it was time to break off my hiatus from this game and finish up what characters I had left in 0.10 trunk. And of course, the first one I 'finished up' was by YASD. Should've spent that one move keypress on blink or something. Oh well. Should...

Thursday, 12th January 2012, 23:33

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 174542

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

XuaXua wrote:
minmay wrote:Naughty


Wow. Just wow.


http://crawl.develz.org/learndb/index.html#fuk_da_sac :o :D

Wednesday, 11th January 2012, 11:39

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: The *pegs stopped?

Replies: 4

Views: 794

Re: The *pegs stopped?

omegasean wrote:Man thats a lot of talent !

no wonder Crawl keeps me .... (man this is a bad pun)... crawling back... (oh god why did i type that)...

Keep up the good work.

Sunday, 8th January 2012, 10:24

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 174542

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Hmm, now this is odd indeed. I tried to fire an orb of destruction at a lava worm in Hell, but apparently the fog or it submerging screwed up the targeting and left it orbiting in a circle. After I killed the lava worm though, it veered off and dissipated :cry: . Wish I left that worm alive so I co...

Sunday, 8th January 2012, 10:00

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 174542

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Hmm, now this is odd indeed. I tried to fire an orb of destruction at a lava worm in Hell, but apparently the fog or it submerging screwed up the targeting and left it orbiting in a circle. After I killed the lava worm though, it veered off and dissipated :cry: . Wish I left that worm alive so I co...

Saturday, 7th January 2012, 15:13

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 174542

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Hmm, now this is odd indeed. I tried to fire an orb of destruction at a lava worm in Hell, but apparently the fog or it submerging screwed up the targeting and left it orbiting in a circle. After I killed the lava worm though, it veered off and dissipated :cry: . Wish I left that worm alive so I cou...

Saturday, 7th January 2012, 08:01

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 174542

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Not really that odd or sighted in the dungeon, but I think it's cool how the Conjurations title fits so well with my name and race...

Wednesday, 4th January 2012, 14:28

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: Why volcanoes suck

Replies: 18

Views: 1924

Re: YASD: Why volcanoes suck

Actually I think volcanoes blow. That reminds me of something from QDB : <Guo_Si> Hey, you know what sucks? <TheXPhial> vaccuums <Guo_Si> Hey, you know what sucks in a metaphorical sense? <TheXPhial> black holes <Guo_Si> Hey, you know what just isn't cool? <TheXPhial> lava?

Wednesday, 4th January 2012, 14:23

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP SeTr requesting assistance

Replies: 14

Views: 1541

Re: CIP SeTr requesting assistance

I'd go ahead and turn off Necromancy for now if you don't have any of the spells yet. Level 9 in that along with your spc and int should allow you to cast the important low-level utility spells from that school (Dispel Undead, Vampiric Draining, etc) Once you do find those spells, raise it to 15 to ...

Wednesday, 4th January 2012, 11:17

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: The Mad Tabber strikes again for a 15 runer

Replies: 14

Views: 1896

Re: YAVP: The Mad Tabber strikes again for a 15 runer

I'm new to messing around with the settings, where exactly would I paste the force_more lines above?

Wednesday, 4th January 2012, 09:20

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: Why volcanoes suck

Replies: 18

Views: 1924

YASD: Why volcanoes suck

Because they kill you. Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup version 0.10-a0-3027-g780e22f character file. 53905 Midget Creep the Eclecticist (level 14, -5/61 HPs) Began as a Spriggan Stalker on Jan 2, 2012. Was the Champion of Ashenzari. Engulfed by a cloud of flame (25 damage) ... in a volcano on Jan 3, 2012. ...

Wednesday, 4th January 2012, 05:52

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: My First Victory Post!

Replies: 8

Views: 1272

Re: My First Victory Post!

Nice work, even nicer still to have your first also be a 15 runer. Not even I could kill Cerebov the first time I ever saw him. Just a little hint though, don't rely on the Crawl wiki too much. It's often outdated and applying misinformation from there could get you killed. Instead, use the Knowledg...

Wednesday, 4th January 2012, 03:36

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YAVP: The Mad Tabber strikes again for a 15 runer

Replies: 14

Views: 1896

Re: YAVP: The Mad Tabber strikes again for a 15 runer

I did encounter the tab lock message "You're too injured to fight blindly!" several times, especially with the torment/hellfire-happy extended game. It did indeed save my bacon many times, very nice feature!
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