Corpse fiend
Location Random
Monster type Undead
Alignment Chaotic
Unique? No
Sees invisible? No
Sees in the dark? Yes
Magic resistance Low
Picks up items? Yes
1.1.1 KPL Unknown

Corpse fiend is a type of monster in ADOM. They are the strongest kind of lesser undead, equipped with an attack that can cause sickness.

Special abilities[]

  • Sickening melee attack
  • Occasionally shrugs off bolts and other resistible magic
  • Undead abilities
    • Cannot be sacrificed
    • Immune to death rays, stunning, blindness, confusion, paralysis, and poison
    • Immune to telepathic mindcraft

Common stats[]

Level: 1, DV: 12, PV: 2, Hits: 25, Attacks: 1, Damage: 6-15. Speed: 100.

Corpse effects[]

Corpse fiends don't leave corpses.

Monster memory[]

These undead creatures hate both life and death and seek to ease their painful non-life by eating the corpses of others. If a corpse is not available, they have been known to create one from nearby living beings.