Attributes are skills that have levels and can be boosted by magic, armour or weaponry.
The common ones are:
damage spell damage ranged damage fire damage cold damage defense parry spell speed digging multi-weapon skill furnace workshop forge laboratory jeweler morgue
Binary skills are skills that you either have or you don’t have. There are no levels or scale. Binary skills are often permanent intrinsic buffs that certain creatures carry or have earnt. The list of buffs and nurfs can be found here:
Hide and ambush unsuspecting enemies. Press ‘h’ to hide on a tile that allows it.
Adventurers have this skill. Also, werewolves very rarely have it.
Mine and construct rooms.
Ability to gather resources, building rooms, traps and installations.
Absorb other creatures and retain their attributes.
Creature will absorb an other creatures with higher stats, other skills
or more body parts. After that it has all the absorbed creatures higher
stat values, additional skills and grows new body parts. The absorbed
creature will die in this process.
When it has consumed one head, two arms and two legs it will become a humanoid.
Only copulates with male, humanoid and
not uncorporal creatures.
After some time the creature will give birth to one of the following:
Peasants tend crops, a useless skill once confined to a dungeon.
Ability to dig your dungeon out of the mountain face.
Evade traps and disarm them.
Creature does not trigger traps and disables them, so they have to be rearmed.
Animals that go out during the day and explore your local map uncovering the starter tribes.
Animals that explore cave networks around your local map, uncovering starter tribes.
Wolves and werewolves that go out and hunt at night.
Creatures able to forge iron and adamantium kit. Insane goblins are sometimes skilled enough to craft artifacts.
Creatures able to craft magic rings and amulets
Creatures able to make potions
Creatures able to navigate towards your dungeon whilst digging, allowing surprise attacks.
Cross water without drowning. Creature can walk over water.
Creatures able to spin webs
An ability to kill enemies without awakening other enemies.
An ability to craft leather armour and hand torches and traps. Some rare crazy goblins can make artifact armour and weapons.
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