Dark elven quarrel ( / )
Item Type Missile
Artifact? No
Weight 2s
Danger Level 3
Material Iron

Dark elven quarrel is a type of missile in ADOM. They can only be fired using a hand crossbow.

Dark elven quarrels have typical stats of (+3, 1d4+3). As of version 1.2.0[1], they may be generated with special prefixes and suffixes.


Dark elven quarrels are inferior to standard quarrels in terms of damage, can only be shot with a hand crossbow and are extremely fragile.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

They can be generated in the same manner as all generic loot.

Dark Elven Archers, Fighters, Healers, Merchants, Paladins and Thieves start the game carrying a small supply of dark elven quarrels.

Finally, they can be produced using Fletchery or acquired from dark elven archers, quickling lords, quickling kings and pixie archers.

Greater Identify information[]

--------------------------- blessed dark elven quarrel--------------------------

When used in melee combat it grants a -2 bonus to hit and causes 1d3 points of
damage. When used as a missile it grants a +3 bonus to hit and causes 1d4+3
points of damage.

Some item DLs and/or stat modifier distribution taken from Anilatx's research.