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Wednesday, 20th April 2016, 18:35

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: View: Okawaru is too good compared to others; UC is OP

Replies: 73

Views: 10735

Re: View: Okawaru is too good compared to others; UC is OP

Gods should take back weapons/items they gift you when you leave.

Wednesday, 20th April 2016, 18:33

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Rod Rework

Replies: 6

Views: 876

Re: Rod Rework

I use rods as additional damage before I switch to my 'real' weapons whether they be spells or sword. Hell sometimes you can even kill just with the rods if they're something like Rod of Ignition or Rod of Clouds. Pekalas lets you use them to even greater effect.

Monday, 18th April 2016, 23:47

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Win Legitimacy

Replies: 16

Views: 2725

Re: Win Legitimacy

Rast wrote:Whew, and here I thought this thread would be for calling out people with illegitimate wins.
http://crawl.berotato.org/crawl/morgue/ ... 033612.txt
http://crawl.berotato.org/crawl/morgue/ ... 070257.txt


Aren't these from when Pekalas was super bugged?

Monday, 18th April 2016, 03:02

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Curse Retool

Replies: 22

Views: 3655

Re: Curse Retool

Making curses make items worse (i.e. changing rF+ to rF-) does nothing except punish players even more for wearing un-identified equipment without remove curse. That's the point. It's why you shouldn't quaff random things you find on the floor because you might get mutated or degenerated. Or readin...

Monday, 18th April 2016, 02:54

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: With ammo brands removed, --Hu^Oka is suddenly worse

Replies: 11

Views: 1442

Re: With ammo brands removed, --Hu^Oka is suddenly worse

http://git.develz.org/?p=crawl.git;a=commit;h=dbab4ee685ab4b05a1684d4e1dcd9cb8ddeb1a1a Ranged combat was overpowered anyway. Note that only ammo for launchers (other than blowguns) was changed, Javelins/Tomahawks/Needles still have brands. I don't agree with this change at all. It's not like ranged...

Saturday, 16th April 2016, 04:41

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Challenge: Unique Petting Zoo

Replies: 19

Views: 3182

Re: Challenge: Unique Petting Zoo

The last time I worshiped Jivya I had a game where I would slimify all the uniques instead of killing them. It probably left me under-leveled but having Sigmund the slime eat items for you was great.

Saturday, 16th April 2016, 04:13

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: The value of regeneration

Replies: 12

Views: 1696

Re: The value of regeneration

What about say compared to Spirit Shield? The other day I had a choice between Amulet of Vitality and Spirit shield amulet...

Thursday, 14th April 2016, 22:29

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Are Caustic Shrikes (And Corr in general) too strong?

Replies: 42

Views: 4668

Re: Are Caustic Shrikes (And Corr in general) too strong?

I will say that my last run in with Caustic Shrikes was much less game ending but I had absurd shield and armor skill with a GDA and Large shield.

Tuesday, 12th April 2016, 23:26

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: How do people manage streaks?

Replies: 8

Views: 1630

How do people manage streaks?

The early game is so random and it's easy to lose a character due to bad generation or just bad drops in general. Especially for certain mages that only have a few shots to kill an enemy with their level 1 spell before they get their face eaten off. Anything past Lair aside from a few save or die si...

Tuesday, 12th April 2016, 22:51

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Are Caustic Shrikes (And Corr in general) too strong?

Replies: 42

Views: 4668

Are Caustic Shrikes (And Corr in general) too strong?

45322 | Depths:3 | Noticed a caustic shrike 45322 | Depths:3 | Noticed a caustic shrike 45324 | Depths:3 | Noticed a caustic shrike 45324 | Depths:3 | Noticed a caustic shrike 45328 | Depths:3 | Slain by a caustic shrike Caustic shrikes are INSANELY strong. You can't outrun them, they have high mel...

Tuesday, 12th April 2016, 21:42

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Replace mottled dr

Replies: 32

Views: 3308

Re: Replace mottled dr

The only buff they really need is Sticky flame resistance, and maybe making sticky flame breath being ranged like the monster version which would be unique.

Monday, 11th April 2016, 22:42

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2855

Views: 522084

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

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 V - the +0 ring mail of Cuunt {rPois rF+ Str+4}
   (You found it on level 2 of the Lair of Beasts)   
   
   It affects your strength (+4).
   It protects you from fire.
   It protects you from poison.


You wot, Crawl?

Sunday, 10th April 2016, 23:21

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Iron Shot vs LCS

Replies: 39

Views: 6831

Re: Iron Shot vs LCS

When I was using my Earth Elementalist I actaully eventually had both learned. I could occasionally see the need to have one more tile of range, or to have more power. Though it became moot when I could just shatter everything. I never could decide between the two.

Sunday, 10th April 2016, 23:10

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Curse Retool

Replies: 22

Views: 3655

Re: Curse Retool

Here's my proposal. Change curses to a themed flavor depending on what the item is. A curse should both be detrimental and annoying. Every item should inflict a negative effect when you unequip it and have a passive effect. In addition curses should REVERSE the positive effects of an item until they...

Saturday, 9th April 2016, 01:53

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Famous last words

Replies: 128

Views: 31629

Re: Famous last words

Lithra wrote:...

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Get it? Because I'm silenced? Also one had a perma silence aura and I couldn't figure out which one.

Friday, 8th April 2016, 21:10

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2855

Views: 522084

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

z - the +4 faerie dragon armour (worn) {*Confuse +Inv rPois Int+8} (You took it off the Enchantress on level 3 of the Depths) It affects your intelligence (+8). It protects you from poison. It lets you turn invisible. It may confuse you when you take damage. Even more awesome considering it's on a ...

Friday, 8th April 2016, 02:52

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD: Erolcha with a +9 GSC

Replies: 2

Views: 510

YASD: Erolcha with a +9 GSC

5459 Rudgha Joim the Slicer (level 11, -26/67 HPs) Began as a Kobold Fighter on Apr 7, 2016. Was a Priest of Dithmenos. Annihilated by Erolcha ... wielding a +9 giant spiked club (28 damage) ... on level 9 of the Dungeon. The game lasted 00:22:15 (8716 turns). Do I even need to comment on this one?...

Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 22:07

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: I love it when...

Replies: 1476

Views: 278307

Re: I love it when...

25038 | Elf:1 | Cast into level 2 of the Abyss (trident of distortion) 25067 | Elf:1 | Escaped the Abyss 27070 | Elf:3 | Cast into level 2 of the Abyss (a deep elf demonologist) 27426 | Elf:3 | Escaped the Abyss 27452 | Elf:3 | Cast into level 2 of the Abyss (halberd of distortion) 27621 | Elf:3 | ...

Monday, 4th April 2016, 19:32

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Trove reporting

Replies: 499

Views: 128876

Re: Trove reporting

11413 | D:11 | You paid a toll of 2 scrolls of acquirement to enter a treasure trove I was already in Wizard mode for miscellaneous testing so it didn't hurt. f - a +3 scale mail of cold resistance g - a +0 storm dragon armour h - the +0 plate armour "Pyenweps" {+Inv +Fly Regen+} i - the ...

Saturday, 26th March 2016, 00:11

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: make trees consistent with walls

Replies: 16

Views: 2300

Re: make trees consistent with walls

What's with this recent obsession with 'spoilery' stuff anyway? I'd rather play a game where I learned something every day whenever I played rather than one that I can figure out everything from the start.

Thursday, 24th March 2016, 04:40

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: [PROPOSAL] Curses!

Replies: 3

Views: 586

Re: [PROPOSAL] Curses!

Early game cursed items should be relatively normal to remove. But later game should have more consequences. Even if it's something like draining.

Speaking of curses, Mummies should have better curses too.

Monday, 21st March 2016, 22:00

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 164629

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

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Someone got stuck.

Monday, 21st March 2016, 21:47

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Famous last words

Replies: 128

Views: 31629

Re: Famous last words

"I've got rCorr, I can take on a few acid blobs." 109160 Yfrioduzirph the Grand Gadgeteer (level 16, -1/153 HPs) Began as a Deep Dwarf Fighter on Mar 21, 2016. Was the Champion of Pakellas. Slain by an acid blob (36 damage) ... on level 8 of the Lair of Beasts. The game lasted 01:46:59 (1...

Sunday, 20th March 2016, 00:27

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: I love it when...

Replies: 1476

Views: 278307

Re: I love it when...

When I walk out of the Orc Mines with the entire population in tow.

Spoiler: show
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Incidentally, anyone have any ideas where I should take them?

Tuesday, 16th December 2014, 05:47

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: An annoying 'movement' feature?

Replies: 2

Views: 871

An annoying 'movement' feature?

Is there a particular reason why tapping Numpad directionals moves you all the way in that direction instead of one at a time? Before I think it was Shift+Move direction to do so?

Saturday, 26th July 2014, 23:15

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: I love it when...

Replies: 1476

Views: 278307

Re: I love it when...

Similar to OP...
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Used a Gale fan then the Air elementals decided... F*** PLANTS.

Monday, 2nd June 2014, 04:35

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's...

Replies: 14

Views: 3072

Re: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's

But that's all the god does, what is there to nerf? The whole point is being use to spam multiple potion effects at once since that is his one power that consumes a sensible amount of piety and is situationally useful enough to be considered. He does somewhat increase loot accessibility in a very p...

Monday, 2nd June 2014, 03:44

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's...

Replies: 14

Views: 3072

Re: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's

dck wrote:You might be surprised to hear games are won with other gods, too.


I'm aware, It just felt far easier than it should have been. I had so much gold I could spam potions every time I wanted to, and still had enough to Bribe Zot (Which didn't QUITE work out as well as I hoped, just an FYI.)

Monday, 2nd June 2014, 03:31

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's...

Replies: 14

Views: 3072

Re: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's

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Ahem. >.>, I think Gozag REALLY needs to be nerfed.

Saturday, 24th May 2014, 08:44

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's...

Replies: 14

Views: 3072

Should mummies really be allowed to benefit from Gozag's...

Petition potion power? I've got a Mummy Fighter that I've been keeping alive by abusing this fact and it seems a bit silly for Gozag to be the one exception to the "No potions" rule of mummies.

Friday, 2nd May 2014, 06:27

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: I love it when...

Replies: 1476

Views: 278307

Re: I love it when...

Sigmund zaps a wand. You hit Sigmund. Sigmund is almost dead. You bite Sigmund! You kill Sigmund! Trog accepts your kill. Trog appreciates your killing of a magic user. Your Armour skill increases to level 2! Your Stealth skill increases to level 1! You have reached level 4! You feel clever. Sigmun...

Monday, 24th February 2014, 04:32

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Number of uniques on a level

Replies: 9

Views: 1069

Re: Number of uniques on a level

I thought the max was 3 per level?

Thursday, 20th February 2014, 05:30

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: TOME 4 impressions

Replies: 56

Views: 12220

Re: TOME 4 impressions

One thing I dislike about TOME is how freaking EASY it is to break. Once you have regen equipment or the Regen passive you'll almost always out regen your enemy's damage.

Thursday, 20th February 2014, 04:13

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Do you want ants crawlers?!

Replies: 0

Views: 475

Do you want ants crawlers?!

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Sunday, 26th January 2014, 09:26

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best/Worst Artifacts

Replies: 2855

Views: 522084

Re: Best/Worst Artifacts

3717 | D:4 | Bought a smoking cutlass for 171 gold pieces 3718 | D:4 | Identified the +8,+10 cutlass of the Trees {holy, *Tele Str+2 Dex+1} (You bought it in a shop on level 4 of the Dungeon) I gleefully equipped it, and wondered why I was teleporting around. Looked at my mutation list, nothing. Th...

Wednesday, 22nd January 2014, 05:46

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Stacking EV with enemy inaccuracy?

Replies: 12

Views: 1772

Stacking EV with enemy inaccuracy?

Basically I'm wondering how well stacking absurdly high evasion with enemy inaccuracy would be, specifically from the new god in Trunk. It certainly feels more survivable but I'm curious about the numbers behind it.

Thursday, 1st August 2013, 02:49

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: YASD - OgWz: Don't confuse mobs with Wands of Polymorph...

Replies: 1

Views: 382

YASD - OgWz: Don't confuse mobs with Wands of Polymorph...

1733 Magi the Ogre Mage (level 8, -7/70 HPs) Began as an Ogre Wizard on July 31, 2013. Was a Follower of Vehumet. Blown up by an orb spider (34 damage) ... with an orb of destruction ... on Level 7 of the Dungeon. Or else things like this happen. I didn't know that this Orc wizard had picked up a P...

Sunday, 14th July 2013, 06:49

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Idea to return Gargoyle's self petrification.

Replies: 3

Views: 993

Re: Idea to return Gargoyle's self petrification.

For an early game Example... You just killed a unique of some kind and are low health. You go into the Dormant state and begin resting. Meanwhile an adder comes into view then passes by while you're resting. You wouldn't really need to do any backtracking to heal since enemies would just treat you l...

Sunday, 14th July 2013, 06:01

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Idea to return Gargoyle's self petrification.

Replies: 3

Views: 993

Idea to return Gargoyle's self petrification.

I think the idea is cool, if it was reworked and done right. I was thinking it could potentially be used as an out of combat regen 'safe' ability. You spend an upfront cost of Hunger to go into a 'rest' state where enemies will ignore you and you regenerate your health and MP. You can't move, attack...

Sunday, 30th June 2013, 10:22

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 164629

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

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You see here a sack of spiders.


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(This gif would be more appropriate if I was playing an Octopede.)

Friday, 28th June 2013, 05:52

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: Trunk OgWz with Clumsy status...

Replies: 2

Views: 626

Re: CIP: Trunk OgWz with Clumsy status...

It went away after about a thousand turns of Resting and almost dying to wandering orcs because my EV was 0. D:

Friday, 28th June 2013, 03:36

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CIP: Trunk OgWz with Clumsy status...

Replies: 2

Views: 626

CIP: Trunk OgWz with Clumsy status...

So I cure the negative Dex with a restore abilities pot, but my EV is still 1 and I still have the Clumsy status effect. I tried clearing what's left of the level, but the next floor has Gastronok and Maurice next to all three of the stairs and I dare not fight them like this.

Wat do?

Wednesday, 19th June 2013, 09:27

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Do the Trunk Races really fit within Crawl?

Replies: 39

Views: 7231

Do the Trunk Races really fit within Crawl?

I don't know they just feel SO 'off' to me. They introduce so many new unique mechanics that you have to either read up on to fully understand how to use them or die several times in a row trying to figure out how it works. If all the races had something highly unique about them like Dijinni or Lava...

Friday, 31st May 2013, 23:45

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Reasoning behind removing Nausea?

Replies: 10

Views: 2056

Reasoning behind removing Nausea?

Other than the reduced satiation there's no difference between contaminated chunks and clean chunks now.

Friday, 31st May 2013, 23:30

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Make food interesting

Replies: 27

Views: 3637

Re: Make food interesting

Food is way too forgiving, especially with the loss of Nausea. Hunger SHOULD be a major concern beyond spending time in one spot. I have a radical suggestion... Make 'Permafood' rot. Not nearly as fast as chunks. But it still should. This would make some foods more appealing to keep for a long term,...

Sunday, 12th May 2013, 01:49

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: nausea is gone

Replies: 21

Views: 3867

Re: nausea is gone

Why is it being removed? o.o, I Never considered it that annoying.

Sunday, 12th May 2013, 01:41

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

Replies: 963

Views: 164629

Re: Odd things sighted in dungeon.

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An interesting new level I found in 0.12. It had A LOT of enemies, and a lot of loot everywhere plus several shops. In addition it had portals to Pandemonium, Hell, and the Abyss.

Thursday, 9th May 2013, 00:42

Forum: YASD! YAVP! and characters in progress too

Topic: CiP: Stabby Kobold Beserker

Replies: 6

Views: 1184

CiP: Stabby Kobold Beserker

Though it started off as a bit of a joke character, I was surprised at just how good it was. Recently though I found a scroll of Acquirement and wished for Armour. I got a +7 Scale mail of Uwkex. rF+, -1 Int, Stealth++. Both before and after I wear it it says I'm 'extraordinarily stealthy'. It's a d...

Saturday, 5th January 2013, 02:24

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: What makes Mephetic Cloud fine?

Replies: 19

Views: 1754

What makes Mephetic Cloud fine?

It functions early on exactly like the old Evaporate... a mass confusion tool. It makes early dungeon completely trivial.

Wednesday, 24th October 2012, 15:18

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: {Contam} revamp (was: Cleave)

Replies: 2

Views: 513

{Contam} revamp (was: Cleave)

Axes need a change of some kind... They are WAY too powerful with a natural cleave attack. It should be an Evokable attack with a higher hunger cost and slightly lower damage. EDIT: Just noticed he new Contam Artefact change. Isn't this supposed to be a MAJOR negative on an item? It doesn't make sen...
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