Dungeons of Dredmor is a game about Diggles, Loot and Lutefisk. As it is indeed a roguelike game, it is a game where you die, often, and that steals your sleep.

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What creatures count as cute animals for the Killer Vegan skill?

With the Killer Vegan set of skills killing cute animals results in a rather nasty debuff getting applied to your character. Which creature's deaths will trigger this? Related: How does Killer Vegan ...
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How does Killer Vegan skill work?

I am trying to understand what is the skill tree Killer Vegan and how does it work, unfortunately the two main wikis for Dungeon of Dredmor do not describe it. Can you give me some hints?
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What is the fastest way to get the Diggle Nog achievement?

The Diggle Nog! achievement states: Diggle Nog! - Make some Diggle Nog. Who doesn't love a nice cold glass of Diggle Nog? Since I've never played this game, I have no idea what to do to get it. ...
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What are the different combinations for the runes?

In the Diggle Gods expansion, there is a room that has three runes and a lever. The runes are pillar, growth and decay, and scrutiny. They can be placed in spots in the floor and a lever pulled. ...
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Can I take my slime downstairs?

I have an ability called "Slime-Herder" that allows me to conjure an ally slime. Is it possible to make this slime follow me when I go downstairs? I've been trying with no success.
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Are there any other foods that are improved by grilling?

I was wandering further into my dungeon, when suddenly a wild charcoal grill appeared! I used steak on it, which was super effective. However, I'm wondering what else I can grill besides steak. ...
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Does Promethean magic destroy items on the ground?

AKA: "If I breathe fire on Diggles, will I charbroil my lutefisk bounty?" As you can see, I've lucked into quite the lutefisk stockpile here: My primary mode of diggle destruction, however, is to ...
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Does using melee weapons help ranged attacks, and vice versa?

Let's say I've found a crossbow which has a bonus to enemy dodge chance reduction. Will that help me with my melee attacks? And let's say I have the axe skill and am duel-wielding a pair of axes. Will ...
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What does giving lutefisk to the lutefisk god actually do?

As in the title. Do I get anything out of it, or is it pointless?
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How do I split item stacks?

I had two ingot presses. I'd like to sell one, but I can't find a way to split the stack. This answer provides a work-around involving placing stacks in crafting screens, but that doesn't work for the ...
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How do I generate fruit with the Fruitful Staff?

I've purchased the Fruitful Staff for a small fortune, hoping for an endless supply of fruit, but I can't figure out how to create fruit with it. Do I have to physically attack something with it? And ...
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Can I use the anvil junior kit to upgrade an item that has been enchanted by the Anvil of Krong?

I'm planning on upgrading my fine steel sword to a katana next level, but meanwhile I've found an Anvil of Krong. Can I still upgrade my sword even if I enchant it first?
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Is there anything to do with cursed items?

An Anvil of Krong cursed my weapon. Is there anything to do to undo this, or should I just get rid of this item?
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Is there anything to do with multiple crafting items?

So it turns out crafting items (crafting kit, alchemy box, ingot press etc.) can be stacked, but I couldn't understand why would I ever want more than one of those. Is there any reason to hold on to ...
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What can I do with all these ingots?

I chose the Blacksmith skill in Dungeons of Dredmor and now have a bunch of ingots. I already have good equipment, so what I can do with all these extra ingots? Is it better to sell them as-is or ...
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What are the effects of the “Bad Weapon!” status effect?

When I equip a weapon that I don't have the skill for, I get the Bad Weapon! status effect. While it says, "Your attacks will be less effective until you get rid of it!", most status effects state ...
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What's the maximum number of enchantments an item can have in Dungeons of Dredmor?

When enchanting items with anvils of Krong is there a limit to the number of enchantments allowed or number of times an item can be used with anvils? If there is, do the bonus enchantments from using ...
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Good starting skills for Dungeons of Dredmor

What is a good set of skills for a newer player in Dungeons of Dredmor?
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What happens if you kill Brax?

I just had to try out my Five-finger discount skill for the first time. and it didn't work. I killed Brax and plenty of his friends. What are the consequences of killing Brax?
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Can the “Bolt of Mass Destruction” destroy walls?

I recently shot a Bolt of Mass Destruction into a monster zoo (where else?), and in addition to all of the fire and blood everywhere, the walls next to the door disappeared (and monsters started ...
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What affects the artifacts granted by the Lutefisk God?

Often after a bout of Skol!-ing, the artifact I receive from tithing lutefisk to the Lutefisk God is a little underwhelming. I'm wondering what I can do (if anything) to influence the "quality" of ...
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What does a spell going “haywire” mean?

Haywire Chance is described as "Haywire Chance affects how likely your spells are to trigger a highly unstable resonance cascade event." but what does it mean practically?
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Which technique could I use to increase my resistance to slashing and piercing damage?

In Dungeon of Dredmor, every time I reach dugoen level 4/5 things are getting hard. In particular I have some problems with monsters that cause slashing and/or piercing damage like Pumpkinn and ...
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What stats do mobs have at each dungeon level?

I am playing Dungeons of Dredmor at average difficulty and permadeath enabled but I always died inside level 4/5. So I decided to carefully plan my next moves before trying again. The first things ...
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What belongs in a museum?

The second level Archaeology skill "It Belongs In A Museum" reads: Send an artifact to the giant, secret scary government room full of boxes, and gain experience equal to its value. but I can't ...
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Storing items inside the crafting windows for extra carrying space?

Just before I stopped play last night, I noticed that I could place items in to a crafting window - of a tinkers set, anvil, etc - and that if I then closed that window the items were still there next ...
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How to get items on one square platforms?

How to get items on the ground on one square platforms like this one?
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How to use spores?

I decided to try the Fungal Arts path, the first skill, called Mushrooms Farmer is described as Mushroom Farmer: You collect molds, spores, and fungus. You like to grow mushrooms on the bodies ...
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How do I break a stack of objects?

Either it's impossible, or I'm being dense, but how do I break a stack of objects in to smaller stacks?
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How do the secondary stats scale?

As described in wiki, the primary stats have an influence on the secondary stats. But how do they scale? For 1 point gained on a primary stat, how many points do I gain in linked secondary stats?
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In Dungeons of Dredmor, what determines the result when offering items to Krong?

When you put an item on the altar of Krong, the outcome seems pretty random: either it gets cursed or some benefits (sometimes these are not very relevant - as in an armor item getting pluses or ...
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How to be more crafty?

I am trying crafting some potions, but the game says that I am not yet crafty enought to craft that craft. Where I can see how crafty I am and how to become more crafty?
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How is score calculated in Dungeons of Dredmor?

When you die in Dungeons of Dredmor and permadeath is enabled the game gives you a score. Any ideas how the score is calculated?
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How do I open some nice looking UberChests?

Just started playing the game and I found some nice looking UberChests(tm). The problem is that I cannot open them, any idea?
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How to enable Steam overlay while playing Dungeons of Dredmor?

For some reasons I cannot access to Steam overlay and other Steam features (F12->screenshot) while playing Dungeons of Dredmor. Do you know how to fix it? Just to be precise the in-game option in the ...