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Appendix J - Monsters - complete list


Alignment of monsters (name background): dark gray = chaotic, light gray = neutral, white = lawful.
Uniqueness of monsters (tile background): orange = unique, yellow = named representant(s), white = common.

For more detailed corpse effects, see section 0.3.3. For descriptions of monster's spells, see section 0.9.9.


Orb Guardians
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Ancient Chaos Wyrm W Ancient Chaos Wyrm corrupting touch, spells (healing, energy ray, confusion), immune to fire corrupts (~2 effects), -Fire, (+1 St), (+1 Ma) (+3 St) carries the Chaos Orb of Elemental Fire, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Ancient Stone Beast F Ancient Stone Beast corrupting touch, passes through walls, regens, throws huge rocks, vulnerable to mining, bounces bolts corrupts (~3 effects) +2 St, +4 To carries the Chaos Orb of Elemental Earth, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Chaos Archmage (Nuurag-Vaarn) @ Chaos Archmage corrupting touch, spells (all except healing), summons random monsters, teleports, bypasses PV; immune to fire, cold, shock, ignores traps corrupts (~5 effects), +50 PP, (+12 Ma) carries the Chaos Orb of Elemental Mana, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Master Summoner (Yulgash) @ Master Summoner corrupting touch, summons random monsters, teleports, immune to shock corrupts (~2 effects) +4 Le, +4 Wi, +4 Ma carries the Chaos Orb of Elemental Air, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Snake from Beyond s Snake from Beyond corrupting touch, poisons, ignores water corrupts (~2 effects) +4 Dx, +4 Ma carries the Chaos Orb of Elemental Water, sees invisible

A
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Acid vortex V Acid vortex ignores water, explodes as acid ball if in melee range, immune to acid    
Air demon & Air demon corrupting touch, immune to shock; ignores water, traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark
Air elemental E Air elemental breathes lightning, immune to shock; ignores water, traps   sees invisible
Air grue x Air grue corrupting touch, immune to shock; ignores water, traps   sees invisible
Ancient black dragon D Ancient black dragon breathes acid, immune to acid -Acid, +1 Wi leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Ancient blue dragon D Ancient blue dragon breathes lightning, immune to shock -Elec, (+1 Dx) leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Ancient blue wyrm (Srraxxarrakex) W Ancient blue wyrm breathes lightning, regens, immune to shock, spells (confusion, glowing balls, healing) =Elec, (+6 Dx), (+5 Ma), (+5 To), (+1 Pe) ancient karmic wyrm's arch enemy, must be slain for ultra endings, leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Ancient dwarf (Thrundarr) h Ancient dwarf   +Curs, +PP assigns various quests; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Ancient karmic dragon Color-
changing
D
Ancient karmic dragon karmic being, breathes various bolts, immune to elemental attacks karmic being leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Ancient karmic wyrm (Sharad-Waador) Color-
changing
W
Ancient karmic wyrm karmic being, breathes various bolts, immune to elemental attacks, regens, spells (confusion, glowing balls, healing) karmic being, (+10 To), (+10 Ma) wants ancient blue wyrm killed, rewards PC with a heap of stuff including Needle, leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, wishable
Ancient minotaur M Ancient minotaur ignores traps -1 Wi, (+1 Pe), confuses sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Ancient red dragon D Ancient red dragon breathes fire, immune to fire -Fire, (+1 St) vulnerable to cold, leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Ancient sage (Khelavaster) @ Ancient sage spells (all), ignores traps   summons the TotRR for non-chaotics, non-fallen champions (vital for ultra endings), sees invisible, sees in the dark; see also Dying sage
Ancient white dragon D Ancient white dragon breathes cold, immune to cold -Cold, +1 To vulnerable to fire, leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Animated armor [ Animated armor immune to fire, ignores traps   vulnerable to shock
Animated tree P Animated tree     vulnerable to fire, may leave log when killed, PC can't swap places with one
Ankheg i Ankheg breathes acid, immune to acid -Acid, races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit digs, sees in the dark
Annihilator C Annihilatorfemale Annihilator destroys worn items   can smash doors
Annis hag h Annis hag spells (curse) -Curs  
Arena Master (Dak) @ Arena Master     arranges Arena fights; sees invisible
Assassin @ Assassinfemale Assassin poisons   reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Assassin Prince @ Assassin Prince poisons, bypasses PV, ignores traps   assigns Filk quest, carries Sting; sees invisible, sees in the dark

B
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Baby water dragon (Blup) D Baby water dragon ignores water, breathes water +WBre sees invisible; desperately wants to find his mum - the great water dragon
Balor & Balor corrupting touch, teleports, summons random monsters, immune to fire, ignores traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark, may leave scourge when killed, can smash doors
Bandit @ Bandit     reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Banshee G Banshee deadly scream (from which males can protect themselves by wielding a wedding ring)   sees invisible, sees in the dark; wishable
Barbarian (leader) K
K
Barbarianfemale Barbarian
Barbarian leaderfemale Barbarian leader
shoots arrows    
Battle bunny r Battle bunny breeder, bypasses PV "You feel aggressive." trains St, Dx, To, abuses Le see also Mutated battle bunny
Beggar @ Beggarfemale Beggar     beggars will drop potions of booze when given 40 - 50 gold pieces then Chatted with, Yggaz will trade random potions for these; killing them causes alignment drop
Berserker (prince, lord, king, emperor) K
K K
K K
Berserkerfemale Berserker
Berserker lordBerserker prince
Berserker kingBerserker emperor
  never leaves corpse can be tamed by giving them a wedding ring, by a PC of the same opposite gender
Big Casino Guard @ Big Casino Guard paralyzes   much tougher than normal casino guards, sees invisible, wishable
Big dog d Big dog      
Black baby dragon D Black baby dragon breathes acid, immune to acid -Acid leaves gold when killed
Black dragon D Black dragon breathes acid, immune to acid -Acid leaves treasure when killed, can smash doors
Black druid (Keethrax) @ Black druid corrupting touch, spells (confusion, darkness, glowing balls, healing, attribute drain, curse), shoots sling bullets, immune to fire, cold, shock, ignores water, traps corrupts (~1 effect), -4 Wi, +3 Ma, +2 Le, +1 To, alignmnet drop sees invisible, sees in the dark, carries the black torc, vulnerable to acid
Black hurthling h Black hurthling shoots tiny quarrels    
Black slayer X Black slayerfemale Black slayer poisons, regens    
Black unicorn U Black unicorn teleports, regens corrupts (~3 effects) sees invisible, sees in the dark
Black wizard @ Black wizardfemale Black wizard summons random monsters, spells (curse)    
Blink dog d Blink dog teleports, summons more blink dogs +TCtr blink dogs have lawful alignment - killing them will move the PC's alignment towards chaotic
Blue baby dragon D Blue baby dragon breathes lightning, immune to shock -Elec leaves gold when killed
Blue dragon D Blue dragon breathes lightning, immune to shock -Elec leaves treasure when killed, can smash doors
Bone golem Y Bone golem immune to fire, cold; ignores traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Brown bear N Brown bear      
Brown worm w Brown worm paralyzes, breeder    
Bugbear g Bugbearfemale Bugbear     can smash doors
Bulette F Bulette     digs
Bunny master (Bugs) @ Bunny master disarms   affects battle bunnies' breeding rate
Burly adventurer (Hawkslayer) @ Burly adventurer shoots eternium arrows   potential companion

C
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Carpenter (Yrrigs) t Carpenter     trains Bridge Building
Carrion crawler c Carrion crawler paralyzes   sees in the dark
Casino guard @ Casino guardfemale Casino guard paralyzes   sees invisible, can smash doors
Cat Lord f Cat Lord spells (invisibility), bypasses PV +Doom, (+6 Dx) PCs who have killed no cats receive the RotMC, otherwise the Cat Lord's strength is proportional to the number of cats killed; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Cave bear N Cave bear      
Cave fisher S Cave fisher   poisons, -Pois, races other than Dark Elf vomit spins webs
Cave lion f Cave lion     killing angers the Cat Lord
Cave lizard l Cave lizard     sees in the dark
Cave tiger f Cave tiger     killing angers the Cat Lord
Caveman @ Caveman throws clubs, immune to cold   can smash doors
Chaos brother @ Chaos brother corrupting touch   sees in the dark
Chaos eye e Chaos eye corrupting touch; ignores water, traps    
Chaos knight (MaLaKaI) h Chaos knightfemale Chaos knight poisons   sees invisible, drops eternium stuff; a named chaos knight MaLaKaI guards the Sceptre of Chaos in the Infinite Dungeon
Chaos lizard l Chaos lizard corrupting touch, breathes various bolts corrupts  
Chaos mutant C Chaos mutantfemale Chaos mutant corrupting touch   sees invisible
Chaos plague bearer C Chaos plague bearerfemale Chaos plague bearer corrupting touch, sickness    
Chaos rat r Chaos rat corrupting touch, breeder, ignores water corrupts very little  
Chaos servant C Chaos servantfemale Chaos servant poisons   sees invisible
Chaos sister @ Chaos sister corrupting touch   sees in the dark
Chaos spawn C Chaos spawn corrupting touch, breeder, sickness, bypasses PV    
Chaos spider S Chaos spider corrupting touch poisons, -Pois, corrupts, races other than Dark Elf vomit spins webs
Chaos viper s Chaos viper corrupting touch, poisons poisons, -Pois, corrupts (~1 effect), (+1 Dx), (+1 Sp)  
Chaos warlord C Chaos warlord corrupting touch, regens   can smash doors
Chaos warrior C Chaos warriorfemale Chaos warrior corrupting touch, regens, poisons    
Chaos wizard C Chaos wizardfemale Chaos wizard corrupting touch, summons (greater) chaos servants, writhing masses of primal chaos, chaos warriors   sees invisible
Child t Childfemale Child     only found in Terinyo
Claw bug i Claw bug breeder, bypasses PV, multiple attacks -2 Wi, (+1 Dx)  
Clay golem Y Clay golem slows, immune to acid    
Cloaked ratling (Skriek) r Cloaked ratling bypasses PV   sells keys; wishable
Cobra s Cobra poisons trains To  
Cooshoo d Cooshoo sleep sleep  
Corpse fiend z Corpse fiend sickness   sees in the dark
Corruptor C Corruptorfemale Corruptor corrupting touch, bypasses PV    
Crime lord (Hotzenplotz) @ Crime lord poisons, bypasses PV, ignores traps   assigns Sheriff and Healer quests; sees invisible
Crystal statue Y Crystal statue immune to cold, regens    
Cute dog d Cute dog ignores water removes +Luck and +Fate, +Curs, +Doom never rotting corpse; wishable
Cutpurse @ Cutpursefemale Cutpurse pickpockets   reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Cyclops H Cyclopsfemale Cyclops throws huge rocks (+1 St)  

D
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Dark elven archer u Dark elven archerfemale Dark elven archer shoots tiny quarrels -Pois, -1 To, (+1 Dx) sees in the dark
Dark elven lord u Dark elven lord poisons -Pois, -2 To, (+2 Dx) sees in the dark
Dark elven priestess u Dark elven priestess corrupting touch, summons spiders, paralyzes -Pois, -1 To, (+1 Dx) sees in the dark
Dark elven princess u Dark elven princess poisons, summons spiders -Pois, -2 To, (+2 Dx) sees in the dark
Dark elven warrior u Dark elven warriorfemale Dark elven warrior poisons -Pois, -1 To, (+1 Dx) sees in the dark
Dark elven wizard u Dark elven wizardfemale Dark elven wizard spells (energy ray), summons spiders -Pois, -1 To, (+1 Dx) sees in the dark
Dark orc o Dark orcfemale Dark orc   (+1 St) can smash doors, sees in the dark
Dark sage @ Dark sagefemale Dark sage spells (energy ray, lightning bolt) affects Literacy  
Death ooze j Death ooze poisons, regens    
Demented ratling r Demented ratling becomes more powerful each time he consumes an artifact   demands six artifacts in exchange for Stone Circle access; wishable
Diamond golem Y Diamond golem immune to fire, cold, shock, acid, bypasses PV   sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Dire wolf d Dire wolf      
Displacer beast F Displacer beast   teleports, stuns, confuses  
Djinni & Djinni bypasses PV   never spawned naturally - PC will only meet a djinni if they use a non-blessed ring of djinni summoning or wish for one
Doppleganger (lord, king) @
identical
to PC's
color
Dopplegangerfemale Doppleganger
Doppleganger lordDoppleganger king
confuses, deflects missiles, kings adjust in power and bypass PV king & Trolls: (+1 every attribute) non-Trolls will only eat doppleganger corpses when starving, Trolls can eat them anytime
Dorn Beast F Dorn Beast paralyzes unless the PC is blind    
Dragon turtle A Dragon turtle ignores water, breathes water   can smash doors
Druid (Guth'Alak) @ Druid spells (glowing balls, confusion, teleport, healing), ignores water, immune to fire, cold, shock   assigns Keethrax and greater white unicorn quests
Dwarf h Dwarf   can't be eaten by Dwarves digs, often drops pickaxes when killed
Dwarven artificer (Kherab) h Dwarven artificer immune to fire, bypasses PV, regens, ignores traps   carries an anvil and eternium warhammer, assigns Guth'Alak and Thrundarr quests; sees in the dark
Dwarven chaos knight h Dwarven chaos knight     sees invisible; often drops pickaxes or wands of digging when killed
Dwarven child h Dwarven childfemale Dwarven child   +Doom, +Curs; can't be eaten by Dwarves killing a dwarven child causes a large alignment drop, only found in Dwarftown
Dwarven elite guardian h Dwarven elite guardian   (+1 Wi) dig, only two in the game, in Dwarftown, can smash doors; wishable
Dwarven guardian h Dwarven guardian throws hand axes   digs, can smash doors, only found in Dwarftown
Dwarven innkeeper (Torgall) h Dwarven innkeeper     source of rumors and ales; wishable
Dwarven mystic h Dwarven mystic     provides rewards for those that manage to reach him
Dwarven smith (Glod) h Dwarven smith immune to fire; bypasses PV   holds anvil, warhammer, fixes rusty or broken items, teaches Smithing, rents smithy; wishable
Dwarven weaponmaster (Garth) h Dwarven weaponmaster     trains attributes other than Ap, Ma
Dying sage (Khelavaster) @ Dying sage deflects missiles   sees invisible, will enlighten PC about the Chaos Orbs, saving him is vital for ultra endings; see also Ancient sage

E
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Earth elemental E Earth elemental passes through walls, throws rocks, regens   often leaves sling when killed, sees invisible, sees in the dark, vulnerable to mining
ElDeR cHaOs GoD (Andor Drakon) @ ElDeR cHaOs GoD spells (all except healing), paralyzes, teleports, corrupting touch, passes through walls, speeded by spellcasting, bypasses PV; ignores water, traps what corpse? ;-) in his palace, the landscape changes constantly, killing him makes PC the new ChAoS gOd or an avatar of PC's alignment; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Emperor lich L Emperor lich spells (death ray, confusion, frost bolt, attribute drain, curse, healing, glowing balls), summons random monsters, paralyzes, immune to cold   sees in the dark, sees invisible, can smash doors
Emperor Moloch & Emperor Moloch adjusts in power, regens, bypasses PV; immune to fire, cold, ignores traps -6 Dx, (+6 St), (+8 To), corrupts (~2 effects), alignment drop sees invisible, sees in the dark, wishing for him yields greater molochs if he's not already dead, leaves a guaranteed moloch armor and crumpled scroll; digs
Eternal Guardian @ Eternal Guardian bypasses PV   wearing the RotHK grants passage past the EG, duplicates if he moves from the stairs when attacked; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Eternium golem Y Eternium golem breathes acid, immune to fire, shock; ignores traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Ettin O Ettinfemale Ettin   (+1 St)  
Eye of destruction e Eye of destruction destroys worn items, confuses, ignores traps    

F
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Fairy dragon D Fairy dragon breathes various bolts and water, sleep, spells (teleport, confusion) cures sickness, confuses  
Farmer t Farmer     trades large rations for scythes, sickles; corpse is quest object for Gaab'Baay
Female dwarf h Female dwarf   can't be eaten by Dwarves digs, only found in Dwarftown
Fire beetle i Fire beetle immune to fire (-Fire)  
Fire demon & Fire demon corrupting touch, breathes fire, immune to fire   vulnerable to cold, sees in the dark
Fire drake D Fire drake breathes fire, immune to fire -Fire vulnerable to cold
Fire elemental E Fire elemental breathes fire, immune to fire   vulnerable to cold
Fire giant (king) H
H
Fire giantfemale Fire giant
Fire giant king
immune to fire, throws rocks -Fire, (+1 St) vulnerable to cold, can smash doors
Fire grue x Fire grue corrupting touch, breathes fire, immune to fire   vulnerable to cold
Fire lizard l Fire lizard breathes fire, immune to fire 10% chance to gain -Fire vulnerable to cold
Fire vortex V Fire vortex explodes as fireball if in melee range, immune to fire   vulnerable to cold
Flesh golem (Borys) Y Flesh golem     a named flesh golem Borys can be bought from Malicious Doctor in HMV
Floating eye e Floating eye paralyzes, ignores water, traps    
Fomorian giant H Fomorian giantfemale Fomorian giant   (-1 Ap), (+1 St)  
Fool (Yggaz) t Fool     trades random potions for booze, tells rumors
Frost giant (berserker, jarl (Haggar)) H
H
H
Frost giantfemale Frost giant
Frost giant berserkerfemale Frost giant berserker
Frost giant jarl
immune to cold -Cold, (+1 St) vulnerable to fire, can smash doors; named frost giant jarl Haggar lives in Frost Giant Jarl Caves

G
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Gargoyle I Gargoyle   may add rocks to inventory cannot be sacrificed
Gelatinous cube j Gelatinous cube paralyzes, dissolves items on ground paralyzes (not resistance), (-Para)  
Ghost (lord, king) G
G G
Ghost
Ghost lordGhost king
passes through walls, aging touch; ignores water, traps   sees in the dark
Ghost bat B Ghost bat passes through walls, aging touch; ignores water, traps   sees in the dark
Ghost Librarian G Ghost Librarian passes through walls, aging touch, drains St and To; ignores water, traps   sees in the dark; holds the Weird Tome
Ghul z Ghulfemale Ghul paralyzes paralyzes (not resistance) sees in the dark
Giant ant queen a Giant ant queen   -Acid, PC vomits digs, sees in the dark
Giant ant warrior/worker a a Giant ant warriorGiant ant worker   -Acid, PC vomits digs, sees in the dark
Giant bat B Giant bat ignores water, traps   sees in the dark
Giant bee queen b Giant bee queen poisons; ignores water, traps PC vomits  
Giant bee warrior/worker b b Giant bee warriorGiant bee worker suicidal poison; ignores water, traps PC vomits confused by smoke when attacked using torches as a wielded weapon or in the tool slot
Giant boar F Giant boar   -4 Wi, (+2 St), (+1 To) might leave a skull when killed, can smash doors
Giant centipede c Giant centipede poisons poisons, -Pois, PC vomits  
Giant dragon turtle A Giant dragon turtle ignores water, breathes water   can smash doors
Giant eel A Giant eel ignores water   vulnerable to fire
Giant frog F Giant frog     vulnerable to fire; involved in Frog quest
Giant lizard l Giant lizard      
Giant raccoon r Giant raccoon     digs
Giant rat r Giant rat sickness, ignores water good to eat, unlike rats corpses are good for taming cave lions and wild cats
Giant rust monster R Giant rust monster touch rusts exposed iron items, destroys rusty items; bypasses PV   cannot be pacified with thrown iron items
Giant shark A Giant shark ignores water    
Giant slug F Giant slug breathes acid, immune to acid =Acid vulnerable to fire
Giant spider S Giant spider poisons poisons, -Pois, races other than Dark Elf vomit spins webs
Giant turtle A Giant turtle ignores water   can smash doors
Gibbering mouther j Gibbering mouther confuses   Chatting to a mouther - hostile or not - confuses
Gnoll (chieftain) g
g
Gnollfemale Gnoll
Gnoll chieftain
throws battle axes    
Goblin (berserker, chieftain, slavemaster) g
g
g
g
Goblinfemale Goblin
Goblin berserkerfemale Goblin berserker
Goblin chieftainfemale Goblin chieftain
Goblin slavemasterfemale Goblin slavemaster
    chieftains, slavemasters and berserkers are slightly tougher than ordinary goblins, slavemasters may drop whip
Goblin rockthrower g Goblin rockthrowerfemale Goblin rockthrower throws rocks    
Goodwife t Goodwife     only found in Terinyo
Gorgon F Gorgon breathes petrifying gas (range 2) kills the PC by petrification unless the PC has the resistance  
Gray ooze j Gray ooze breeder, immune to acid, corrodes weapons (or hands)    
Gray slayer X Gray slayerfemale Gray slayer poisons, regens   can smash doors
Great black wyrm W Great black wyrm breathes acid, immune to acid, regens, spells (confusion, glowing balls, curse) -Acid, +1 Wi, +1 To sees invisible, leaves treasure when killed, can smash doors
Great blue wyrm W Great blue wyrm breathes lightning, immune to shock, regens, spells (confusion, glowing balls) -Elec, (+1 Dx), (+1 Pe) sees invisible, sees in the dark, leaves treasure when killed, can smash doors
Great karmic wyrm Color-
changing
W
Great karmic wyrm karmic being, immune to elemental attacks, spells (confusion, glowing balls), breathes various bolts karmic being leaves treasure when killed, sees invisible, can smash doors
Great red wyrm W Great red wyrm breathes fire, immune to fire, regens, spells (confusion, glowing balls) -Fire, (+1 St), (+1 Ma) sees invisible, leaves treasure when killed, vulnerable to cold, can smash doors
Great water dragon (Shyssiryxius) D Great water dragon breathes water, teleports, immune to cold, regens +WBre sees invisible; rewards PC with Rune-covered Trident if Blup finds her (eventually)
Great white wyrm W Great white wyrm breathes cold, immune to cold, regens, spells (attribute drain, confusion, glowing balls) -Cold, +1 To, +1 Ch sees invisible, leaves treasure when killed, vulnerable to fire, can smash doors
Greater air elemental E Greater air elemental breathes lightning, immune to shock; ignores water, traps    
Greater balor (Fistanarius) & Greater balor corrupting touch, teleports, summons random monsters, immune to fire, ignores traps   praying in Andor Drakon's palace summons greater balors; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Greater black unicorn (Riurry) U Greater black unicorn teleports, regens Y corrupts (~4 effects) sees invisible, sees in the dark, counterpart of greater white unicorn, assigns quest to slay GWU, reward is corruption (~2 effects) and 3d3 potions of gain attributes; wishable
Greater chaos servant C Greater chaos servantfemale Greater chaos servant corrupting touch, regens   sees invisible
Greater claw bug i Greater claw bug breeder, bypasses PV, multiple attacks -6 Wi, (+3 Dx), (+2 Sp) sees invisible, sees in the dark
Greater daemon & Greater daemonfemale Greater daemon breathes fire, teleports, spells (attribute drain), immune to fire +Doom sees in the dark, sees invisible; summoned by chaotic deities
Greater earth elemental E Greater earth elemental passes through walls, throws huge rocks, regens   can smash doors, sees in the dark, sees invisible, vulnerable to mining
Greater fire elemental E Greater fire elemental breathes fire, immune to fire   can smash doors, vulnerable to cold
Greater mimic m Greater mimic paralyzes   imitates items
Greater moloch & Greater moloch adjusts in power, immune to fire, cold, regens, bypasses PV -3 Dx, (+1 St), (+2 To) sees invisible, sees in the dark, might leave moloch armor, able to smash altars, digs, can smash doors
Greater mummy Z Greater mummy sickness   vulnerable to fire, sees invisible, sees in the dark; often leaves mummy wrapping
Greater titan H Greater titanfemale Greater titan shoots eternium quarrels, immune to fire, shock, cold, acid (+3 St), (+3 To) sees invisible, can smash doors
Greater water elemental E Greater water elemental breathes water, ignores water    
Greater white unicorn (Yrruir) U Greater white unicorn teleports, regens massive alignment drop, removes +Luck and +Fate, +Curs, +Doom sees invisible, sees in the dark, assigns quest to slay the greater black unicorn, reward is a one-time total corruption removal
Green blob j Green blob breeder, sickness, bypasses PV   vulnerable to fire
Green hag h Green hag spells (curse) +Curs  
Green slime j Green slime breeder, sickness   vulnerable to fire
Green worm w Green worm breeder, sickness    
Gremlin I Gremlin water makes them multiply   sees in the dark, vulnerable to light, fluff ball + water = gremlins, can't be pickpocketed
Griffon F Griffon      
Grizzled gladiator (Bart) @ Grizzled gladiator     trains weapon skills and teaches combat skills in exchange for the Golden Gladius; wishable
Grizzly bear N Grizzly bear      

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Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Half-orc bouncers (Grunge, Munge) @ Half-orc bouncer     Hotzenplotz's bodyguards, only two in the game, wishable, see in the dark, see invisible
Harpy F Harpy sleep mutes  
Healer (Jharod) @ Healer regens, ignores traps   teaches Healing to merciful non-chaotics, heals all PCs up to seven times, PCs with Healing receive a stethoscope or a potion of ultra healing
Hell hound d Hell hound breathes fire, immune to fire races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit  
Hill giant (Bonk) (chieftain) H
H
Hill giantfemale Hill giant
Hill giant chieftainfemale Hill giant chieftain
throws rocks (+1 St) often leaves sling when killed, can smash doors; Bonk is a possible 20th fight opponent in the Arena
Hill orc (sergeant) o
o
Hill orcfemale Hill orc
Hill orc sergeant
throws crude spears trains To sees in the dark
Hippogriff F Hippogriff   highly satiating  
Hobgoblin (chief, leader) g
g
g
Hobgoblinfemale Hobgoblin
Hobgoblin chief
Hobgoblin leaderfemale Hobgoblin leader
     
Holy slayer X Holy slayerfemale Holy slayer poisons, regens   can smash doors, summoned by neutral deities
Homunculus I Homunculus sleep sleep  
Huge bat B Huge bat ignores water, traps   sees in the dark
Hydra F Hydra multiple attacks confuses  
Hyena d Hyena      

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Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Ice vortex V Ice vortex explodes as ice ball if in melee range, immune to cold, ignores water   vulnerable to fire
Imp I Imp poisons, immune to fire poisons  
Invisible stalker @ Invisible stalkerfemale Invisible stalker invisible +Invi OR +SeeI sees invisible
Iron golem Y Iron golem breathes fire, immune to fire   vulnerable to shock and water

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Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Jackal d Jackal      
Jackal demon & Jackal demon confuses   sees invisible, sees in the dark
Jackalwere d Jackalwerefemale Jackalwere sleep, summons jackals, sickness sickness  

K
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Karmic baby dragon color-
changing
D
Karmic baby dragon karmic being, breathes various bolts, immune to elemental attacks karmic being  
Karmic dragon color-
changing
D
Karmic dragon karmic being, breathes various bolts, immune to elemental attacks karmic being can smash doors
Karmic lizard color-
changing
l
Karmic lizard karmic being karmic being  
Ki-rin F Ki-rin spells (death ray, healing), regens, immune to fire, cold, shock, acid    
Killer bug i Killer bug breeder, bypasses PV, multiple attacks -12 Wi, (+6 Dx), (+4 Sp) sees invisible, sees in the dark
King cobra s King cobra poisons trains To  
Kobold (chieftain) k
k
Koboldfemale Kobold
Kobold chieftainfemale Kobold chieftain
shoots arrows sickness  
Kobold shaman k Kobold shamanfemale Kobold shaman spells (lightning bolt) sickness, +1 Ma  

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Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Large bat B Large bat ignores water, traps   sees in the dark
Large dog d Large dog     Farmer's starting pet
Large gnoll g Large gnoll throws battle axes    
Large jackal d Large jackal      
Large kobold k Large koboldfemale Large kobold   sickness  
Large orc o Large orcfemale Large orc     sees in the dark
Large rust monster R Large rust monster touch rusts exposed iron items, destroys rusty items   cannot be pacified with thrown metal items
Large snake s Large snake poisons (-Pois)  
Large spider S Large spider poisons poisons, -Pois, races other than Dark Elf vomit spins webs
Least daemon & Least daemonfemale Least daemon immune to fire +Doom sees in the dark
Lesser daemon & Lesser daemonfemale Lesser daemon breathes fire, immune to fire +Doom sees in the dark
Leucrotta F Leucrotta      
Lich L Lichfemale Lich spells (confusion, glowing balls, healing), paralyzes, immune to cold   sees in the dark, sees invisible, vulnerable to fire
Lich king L Lich king spells (confusion, glowing balls, curse, attribute drain, healing), paralyzes, immune to cold, summons random monsters   sees in the dark, sees invisible, can smash doors
Lightning lizard l Lightning lizard breathes lightning, immune to shock -Elec; blessed only: possible =Elec - see section 0.12.1.2  
Lightning vortex V Lightning vortex explodes as lightning ball if in melee range, immune to shock, ignores water    
Living wall # Living wall paralyzes, drains St, vulnerable to mining, bounces bolts, ignores traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark
Lizard man h Lizard man     vulnerable to fire

M
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Mad carpenter (Yrrigs) t Mad carpenter     will train Bridge Building if successfully cured
Mad doctor (Kranf Niest) @ Mad doctor poisons, bypasses PV   teaches Healing to chaotics after Hotzenplotz is satisfied
Mad Minstrel @ Mad Minstrel disarms, ignores traps   sings helpful songs, might feed the hungry, wants Filk killed (vital for ultra endings), also wants the Weird Tome; sees invisible
Magebane eye e Magebane eye drains PP, confuses; ignores water, traps    
Magedoom eye e Magedoom eye drains PP, confuses, bypasses PV; ignores water, traps    
Malicious Doctor @ Malicious Doctor poisons, bypasses PV   will sell non-lawfuls a flesh golem named Borys
Margoyle I Margoyle   may add rocks to inventory cannot be sacrificed
Master assassin @ Master assassinfemale Master assassin poisons   reward from Tywat Pare for corpse; sees in the dark
Master lich L Master lichfemale Master lich spells (confusion, glowing balls, healing, curse), paralyzes, summons undead, immune to cold   sees in the dark, sees invisible
Master mimic m Master mimic paralyzes   imitates items
Master necromancer (Nonnak) @ Master necromancer spells (frost bolt), summons undead, regens, immune to cold   sees invisible, vulnerable to fire
Master swordsman @ Master swordsman disarms    
Master thief (Yergius) @ Master thieffemale Master thief pickpockets, bypasses PV   Yergius, found in Lawenilothehl, teaches and trains a variety of useful skills to non-lawfuls
Mimic m Mimic paralyzes   imitates items
Mimic hivemind m Mimic hivemind paralyzes, summons lesser mimics   imitates items
Minotaur (Spardakius) M Minotaur ignores traps confuses, trains Pe Spardakius is a possible 20th fight opponent in the Arena; can smash doors, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Minotaur emperor M Minotaur emperor ignores traps confuses, corrupts (~1 effect), -8 Wi, +3 St, +3 To, +3 Pe +6 Pe wishing for him yields minotaur kings; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Minotaur king M Minotaur king ignores traps confuses, -6 Wi, (+3 Pe), (+2 St), (+2 To), corrupts (~0.5 effects) sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Minotaur lord M Minotaur lord ignores traps confuses, -2 Wi, (+1 Pe), (+1 St) can smash door, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Minotaur mage M Minotaur mage spells (attribute drain, confusion, curse), ignores traps confuses, -4 To, (+3 Ma), (+3 Pe) can smash doors, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Minotaur mazelord M Minotaur mazelord ignores traps confuses, -4 Wi, (+2 Pe), (+1 St), (+1 To) can smash doors, sees invisible, sees in the dark
Minotaur mazemaster M Minotaur mazemaster ignores traps confuses, -3 Wi, (+1 Pe), (+1 St), (+1 To) sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Moloch & Moloch regens, immune to fire, cold, adjusts in power, bypasses PV -1 Dx, (+1 To) sees invisible, sees in the dark, might leave moloch armor, able to smash altars, can smash doors, digs
Mugger @ Muggerfemale Mugger     reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Multi-headed chaos dragon (Keriax) W Multi-headed chaos dragon spells (confusion, attribute drain), poisons, regens, breathes random bolt + corruption, immune to fire, cold corrupts heavily (~8 effects), (+10 St), (+10 To), (+10 Ma), (+5 Pe) carries the Crown of Chaos (vital for ultra endings); sees invisible, sees in the dark
Mummy Z Mummy sickness   vulnerable to fire, sees invisible, sees in the dark; often drops mummy wrapping
Mummy lord (Rehetep) Z Mummy lord sickness, immune to cold   carries the ancient mummy wrapping and the ankh, vulnerable to fire, sees in the dark
Muscular dwarf h Muscular dwarf bypasses PV can't be eaten by Dwarves summoned to defend Dwarftown against PCs who commit unlawful acts in Dwarftown; digs
Mutated battle bunny r Mutated battle bunny breeder, teleports, bypasses PV (-8 Le), (+1 St), (+1 To), (+1 Dx) occasionally (rarely) spawned by battle bunnies, they in turn spawn more mutated battle bunnies

N
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Necromancer @ Necromancerfemale Necromancer summons lesser undead    

O
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Ochre jelly j Ochre jelly breeder, immune to acid, corrodes vulnerable weapons    
Ogre (lord/king/emperor) O
O O
O
Ogrefemale Ogre
Ogre lordOgre king
Ogre emperor
throws rocks (+1 St) often leaves sling when killed, can smash doors
Ogre Guardian O Ogre Guardian throws huge rocks (+1 St) guards prison in HMV
Ogre magus (Li-Hon-Kay / Li-Han-Kay) O Ogre magusfemale Ogre magus regens, spells (frost bolt, invisibility) (+1 St), (+1 Ma) their Frost Bolt attack can freeze several squares of water in one turn; Li-H*n-Kay is a possible 20th fight opponent in the Arena
Old barbarian @ Old barbarian     assigns Courage quest; wishable
Old crone (Gaab'Baay) @ Old crone spells (healing, energy ray, attribute drain, curse, teleport, confusion, glowing balls), poisons, deflects missiles   assigns chaotic quests, rewards PC with Medal of Chaos (vital for special endings); sees invisible, sees in the dark
Oracle @ Oracle spells (death ray), karmic, immune to fire, cold, shock (+6 Le), +Curs, +Doom, lose +Luck and +Fate sees invisible, sees in the dark; hints at ultra endings
Orc (butcher, chieftain, scorcher) o
o
o
o
Orcfemale Orc
Orc butcher
Orc chieftainfemale Orc chieftain
Orc scorcherfemale Orc scorcher
regular orcs throw crude knives, scorchers throw crude spears butcher only: (+1 St) see in the dark, butcher only: can smash doors
Outlaw (leader) @
@
Outlawfemale Outlaw
Outlaw leaderfemale Outlaw leader
    reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Owlbear F Owlbear      

P
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Pit viper s Pit viper poisons (-Pois)  
Pixie (archer) p
p
Pixiefemale Pixie
Pixie archerfemale Pixie archer
teleports, pickpockets; archer shoots tiny quarrels (+Tele) leaves gold when killed
Priest (Ruun) @ Priest shade revenge, spells (healing, energy ray) +Curs, +Doom always a member of the PC's race; sees invisible
Purple worm w Purple worm poisons, breeder    

Q
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Quasit I Quasit immune to fire, drains St sickness, poisons, +Curs  
Quickling p Quicklingfemale Quickling regens, bypasses PV (+3 Sp)  
Quickling bard (Filk) p Quickling bard poisons, regens, karmic, bypasses PV, spells (teleport, glowing balls, curse) (+7 Sp), -25% max age wants Mad Minstrel killed, wishing for him yields quickling lords; sees in the dark
Quickling king p Quickling king shoots tiny quarrels, regens, bypasses PV (+7 Sp), -25% max age sees invisible, sees in the dark
Quickling lord p Quickling lord shoots tiny quarrels, regens, bypasses PV (+5 Sp)  
Quickling queen p Quickling queen poisons, regens, bypasses PV (+7 Sp), -25% max age sees invisible, sees in the dark

R
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Rabid dog d Rabid dog sickness sickness, prevented with necklace of rabies resistance immune to mindcraft, cured by healing
Raider @ Raiderfemale Raider shoots arrows   reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Raider lord (Kranach) @ Raider lord shoots arrows   wishable, reward from Tywat Pare for corpse, corpse always drops
Rat r Rat sickness, ignores water races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit corpses are good for taming cave lions, wild cats
Ratling archer r Ratling archerfemale Ratling archer shoots quarrels races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit  
Ratling dealer r Ratling dealer     sells climbing sets in Rift dungeon; wishable
Ratling duelist/fencer/warrior r
r
r
Ratling duelistfemale Ratling duelist
Ratling fencerfemale Ratling fencer
Ratling warriorfemale Ratling warrior
disarms (except warrior), duelist bypasses PV races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit ratling duelists always drop gauntlets when killed
Ratling guardian r Ratling guardianfemale Ratling guardian   small alignment boost, causes message "You feel responsible." only two in the game, found in HMV; wishable
Ratling master thief r Ratling master thieffemale Ratling master thief pickpockets, bypasses PV races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit  
Ratling rebel r Ratling rebelfemale Ratling rebel attacks PCs wearing furs when Chatted with alignment drop, no vomiting, causes the message "You feel rebellious." hands out tattered scrolls, rewards PCs that kill Dak the Arena Master with a scroll of peace; wishable4
Ratling thief r Ratling thieffemale Ratling thief pickpockets races other than Trolls and Orcs vomit  
Ratling trader r Ratling traderfemale Ratling trader     sell food at the Arena, occasionally found in the HMV
Ratling warlord r Ratling warlord disarms, bypasses PV alignment drop, no vomiting, causes the message "You feel rebellious."  
Rattlesnake s Rattlesnake poisons (-Pois)  
Red baby dragon D Red baby dragon breathes fire, immune to fire -Fire vulnerable to cold, sees in the dark, leaves gold when killed
Red dragon D Red dragon breathes fire, immune to fire -Fire vulnerable to cold, leaves treasure when killed, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Red worm w Red worm breeder, breathes fire, immune to fire   vulnerable to cold
Revenant Z Revenant poisons, regens   vulnerable to fire, sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors
Royal guardian @ Royal guardian bypasses PV, disarms +Curs, if already cursed +Doom guards an isolated vault full of gold; sees invisible, sees in the dark
Rust monster R Rust monster touch rusts exposed iron items, destroys rusty items   can be pacified (and cannot be damaged) by throwing iron items including quarrels, non-iron missiles are effective

S
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Shadow (lord) G G ShadowShadow lord drains St, ignores water   sees in the dark
Shadow centipede c Shadow centipede drains St, ignores water   sees in the dark
Shadow troll T Shadow troll drains St, ignores water -1 To, increase regen rate sees in the dark
Shadow wyrm W Shadow wyrm summons shadows, aging touch, spells (frost bolt, confusion, glowing balls), ignores water -2 To, (+4 Dx) not undead, can smash doors, sees in the dark, is undead
Shambling mound P Shambling mound     cannot be swapped places with, healed by lightning
Shark A Shark ignores water    
Sheriff (Tywat Pare) t Sheriff     assigns Kranach, Hotzenplotz quests
Shopkeeper (Munxip, Barnabas, Leggot, Waldenbrook) @ Shopkeeper throws coins, summons thugs when attacked or robbed, attacking may curse, killing may doom   different races possible, wishing for shopkeeper yields lots of thugs
Silver wolf d Silver wolf      
Skeletal king Z Skeletal king spells (confusion, glowing balls), summons skeletal warriors, ignores water and chaos piranhas   sees in the dark
Skeletal warrior Z Skeletal warrior     sees in the dark, may leave bones when killed, healed by giving them bones
Skeleton z Skeleton     may leave bones when killed, healed by giving them bones, sees in the dark
Slow shadow G Slow shadow slows, drains St, ignores water   sees in the dark
Small dwarf h Small dwarf     may only be wished for, wishing for Glod results in Glod, the small dwarf; digs
Solar X Solarfemale Solar paralyzes, immune to fire, cold, shock   only summoned by lawful deities
Spectre G Spectre drains To (+1 To), alignment drop sees in the dark, summoned by all deities to attack fallen champions
Staring eye e Staring eye confuses; ignores water, traps    
Steel golem Y Steel golem breathes fire, immune to fire, ignores traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark, vulnerable to shock
Steel horror Y Steel horror immune to fire, ignores traps   sees in the dark, vulnerable to shock
Steel zombie Y Steel zombie regens, ignores traps, bypasses PV    
Stone giant (lord) H
H
Stone giantfemale Stone giant
Stone giant lordfemale Stone giant lord
throws rocks (+1 St) often leaves sling when killed, can smash doors
Stone golem Y Stone golem immune to acid, cold   sees invisible, sees in the dark, vulnerable to mining
Stone grue x Stone grue corrupting touch, passes through walls   sees invisible, vulnerable to mining
Stone ooze j Stone ooze paralyzes, bypasses PV, breeder    
Stone snake s Stone snake poisons, slows, passes through walls trains To can smash doors, sees invisible, sees in the dark, vulnerable to mining
Stone statue Y Stone statue breathes fire, immune to fire   vulnerable to mining
Swamp hydra F Swamp hydra poisons confuses, trains To  
Swordsman @ Swordsman disarms    

T
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Tarantula S Tarantula poisons poisons, -Pois, races other than Dark Elf vomit  
Thug @ Thug poisons   summoned by shopkeepers, reward from Tywat Pare for corpse
Tiny girl t Tiny girl     assigns Cute Dog quest
Titan H Titanfemale Titan shoots eternium quarrels, immune to fire, shock (+1 St), (+1 To) sees invisible, can smash doors
Troll (Ripclaw) (berserker/chief/king) T
T
T T
Trollfemale Troll
Troll berserkerfemale Troll berserker
Troll chiefTroll king
throws rocks might increase regen rate sees in the dark; Ripclaw is a possible 20th fight opponent in the Arena

U
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Undead chaos dwarven berserker (Griff Bloodax) Z Undead chaos dwarven berserker     sees invisible, sees in the dark; can be killed by pouring holy water on his grave

V
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Vampire Z Vampirefemale Vampire drains St and To (+1 To), alignment drop sees in the dark
Vapor rat r Vapor rat corrupting touch, bypasses PV    
Village elder (Rynt) t Village elder     sees in the dark, assigns Yrrigs quest
Viper s Viper poisons (-Pois)  

W
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Wall beast # Wall beast throws rocks, drains St, ignores traps   sees invisible, sees in the dark, vulnerable to mining, bounces bolts
Water demon & Water demon corrupting touch, poisons, ignores water   sees in the dark, vulnerable to fire
Water elemental E Water elemental breathes water, ignores water    
Water grue x Water grue breathes water, corrupting touch, poisons; ignores water   vulnerable to fire
Water snake s Water snake poisons, ignores water (-Pois) vulnerable to fire
Wererat r Wererat summons (giant) rats, sickness; ignores water sickness  
Werewolf (lord/king) d
d d
Werewolffemale Werewolf
Werewolf lordWerewolf king
summons lesser (were)wolves, sickness sickness  
White baby dragon D White baby dragon breathes cold, immune to cold -Cold vulnerable to fire, leaves gold when killed
White dragon D White dragon breathes cold, immune to cold -Cold vulnerable to fire, leaves treasure when killed, can smash doors
White unicorn U White unicorn teleports, regens removes +Luck and +Fate, +Curs, +Doom, large alignment drop sees invisible, sees in the dark, attacking one causes a huge alignment drop
White worm w White worm breeder    
Wight Z Wight drains To (+1 To), alignment drop sees in the dark
Wild cat f Wild cat     killing angers the Cat Lord
Will o' wisp * Will o' wisp immune to fire, shock, acid; ignores water, traps    
Wolf d Wolf      
Wraith G Wraith drains To (+1 To), alignment drop sees in the dark
Writhing mass of primal chaos j Writhing mass of primal chaos slows, corrupting touch   sees invisible, sees in the dark, can smash doors

Y
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Yellow ooze j Yellow ooze poisons, regens    

Z
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Zombie z Zombie   poisons sees in the dark

New monsters
Name Symbol Tile Special attacks/defenses Corpse effects Misc
Mist wolf d Mist wolf   +PP starting pet for Mist Elf Bards
Gargantuan rat r Gargantuan rat ignores water, sickness   starting pet for Ratling Bards
Clay statue Y Clay statue immune to shock, regens    
Snow golem Y Snow golem breathes cold, immune to cold   vulnerable to fire
Yeti F Yeti immune to cold    
Ice statue Y Ice statue immune to cold   vulnerable to fire
Frozen one z Frozen onefemale Frozen one paralyzes, immune to cold   vulnerable to fire, sees in the dark
Ice lizard l ice lizard breathes cold, immune to cold   vulnerable to fire
Frost salamander l Frost salamander frost aura, immune to cold -1 Dx, =Cold OR -5 Sp, -Cold vulnerable to fire
Ice elemental E Ice elemental breathes cold, immune to cold, ignores water   vulnerable to fire
Ice Queen @ Ice Queen regens, paralyzes, summons snow golems and ice statues, spells (curse, frost bolt, confusion), immune to cold   assigns various quests; vulnerable to fire
Chaos Diplomat @ Chaos Diplomat corrupting touch, bypasses PV, ignores water, immune to cold   assigns Ice Queen quest
Vile spirit G Vile spirit drains St and To, bypasses PV, may use missiles   undead incarnations of slain PCs


Updated July 24th, 2017