help <topic>, an example being
help look. Most of these commands will be self-evident once you have seen the name, but please read or at least skim the help on them. The FAQ files provide help on related commands to those mentioned below and explain solutions to common problems such as getting equipment and wearing it.
LOOK, for example when used on a person or a container.
wear shieldwill put a shield on the arm that you are not using for your weapon; that hand must be free (not holding anything). You can also wear some things on your belt.
wear lantern beltwill put a lantern on your belt and light it.
exitsand it lists an exit to the east, then you can type
eastto go in that direction. Some exits might need the climb skill to climb up a tree, or that you have a boat to go into a lake. You can abbreviate these commands:
E, and so on.
SINGare global channels, which means anyone who wants to can hear them anywhere.
SAYis for people in the same room as you.
TELLis used to talk to one particular person no matter where they are. Read
HELP FAQ5and the help files for more help.
sleepand thereby regain your health (hits) after a battle, movement points (after moving) , or mana (used to
castspells) at a faster rate than you would if you were standing.
restor fall down you will need to
standbefore performing certain actions such as walking or fighting.
drink fountainor drink out of a cup such as are in the newbie kits by typing
drink cup. To eat some bread you can type
eat bread. If you are hungry or thirsty you will not be able to recover from your exertions (such as fighting) as quickly. Read
help FAQ3on how to fill cups, and
help FAQ4on how to hunt for food.
STATcommands show quick useful subsets of this information.
*# HP:Finewhen you have been damaged lightly.
PRACTICEshows what is available to be learned, and how hard it will be to learn it. Read
HELP PRACTICEfor more information on this very important command. Check the guild boards (
help FAQ5), libraries and other sources of information to decide what to practice.
HELP QUESTSfor more information.
CONSIDER spidermight tell you that killing a tiny spider would be easy indeed;
CONSIDER Elrondmight tell you that you must be mad to even think of attacking him.
CHANGE WIMPY <NUMBER>
CHANGE WIMPY 20. This means you will automatically try to flee after you go below 20 hits. Not every attempt at fleeing is successful, so you might want to
help change wimp
help JUSTICEbefore killing a citizen of a city, and
RULES PLAYER KILLINGbefore attacking another player.
HELPby itself you will see a list of commands broken up into sections such as for movement. The above is a list of some of the most common ones. While resting you might want to check the help on other commands.
Topics above covered with help files:
LOOK, EXAMINE, EXITS, NORTH / EAST / SOUTH / WEST / UP / DOWN, REST, NARRATE, SAY, SING, YELL, SLEEP, WAKE, STAND, DRINK, EAT, TIME, INFO, SCORE, STAT, PRACTICE, CONSIDER, CHANGE WIMPY, FLEE, KILL
|See also:||NEWBIE, FAQ1, FAQ2, FAQ3, FAQ4, FAQ5, ADVANCED, FEATURES, RULES|
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