Angband Releases: 2.5.8



2.5.8 was released on 22nd April 1994, as part of Charles Swiger's quickfire 2.5 series, and was considered a beta-test release.


  • Artifact display lists now deal with the new artifact names (I missed a case or two) more correctly
  • A few more artifact names got their display attributes tweaked
  • Monsters that don't move get this remembered, plus some other minor neat monster recall tweaks [dbd]
  • Played with bonuses of some cloaks [jk]
  • monsters now cast slightly more intelligent spells [dgk]
  • added SUPERB critical hit; it's unlikely that people will get many, though.
  • critical hit messages now come after the "You hit ." message
  • Colluin now resists poison [jk]
  • A few more lighting gliches have been fixed [dbd]
  • Fixed another shop price bug (thanks [Michael Pope])
  • Fixed the equippy chars not turning off correctly
  • Fixed a bug displaying scores after deleting old scores
  • Incorporated more fixes from UMoria 5.5 Changes, including:
    • 'Destroy traps' untraps & unlocks chests, not destroys them
    • Wliminate searchflag for py.flags.status & PYSEARCH
    • Updated haggling routines for the 'sliding scale' for not haggling