Animated armor
Location Darkforge
Monster type Construct
Alignment Chaotic
Unique? No
Sees invisible? No
Sees in the dark? No
Magic resistance High
Picks up items? No
1.1.1 KPL 5

Animated armor is a type of monster in ADOM. They are the only monster species in the game represented by the [ symbol. They appear quite often in Darkforge, and rarely appear in other dungeons. They are highly vulnerable to shock attacks, but resist fire.

Special abilities[]

  • Immune to fire
  • Vulnerable to shock
  • Often shrugs off bolts and other resistible magic
  • Ignores traps
  • Construct abilities
    • Cannot be sacrificed
    • Immune to death rays, stunning, blindness, paralysis, and poison
    • Immune to telepathic mindcraft

Common stats[]

DV: 10, PV: 25, Hits: 90, Attacks: 2, Speed: 100.

Corpse effects[]

Constructs don't leave corpses.

Monster memory[]

Whether a creature of mechanism or magic, no one is sure, but this suit of armor, polished in some sections, tarnished in others, seeks blood to cleanse its surfaces and sharpen its edges.