Location Random
Monster type Animal
Alignment Neutral
Unique? No
Sees invisible? No
Sees in the dark? No
Magic resistance None
Picks up items? No
1.1.1 KPL 5

Rattlesnake is a type of monster in ADOM. They are rare monsters that have a poisonous attack. By the time the PC is likely to find one, they are usually not much of a threat at all.

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Common stats[]

Level: 1, DV: 17, PV: 0, Hits: 8, Attacks: 1, Damage: 2-6. Speed: 100.

Corpse effects[]

Eating snakes does not have any adverse effects on PCs. Rattlesnake have an interesting flavor, seemingly.

Monster memory[]

A familiar rattling sound is your first clue that attracts your attention to this snake. You've seen these before many times before your entrance to the Drakalor Chain, but never one this close up before. Your parents preached to you as a child: "Don't let them bite you they're poisonous blah blah blah." Now you wish you'd paid more heed to their teachings...