Staff of perception ( ( )
Item Type Melee weapon
Artifact? No
Weight 40s
Danger Level Unknown
Material Mithril

Staff of perception is a melee weapon and one of the Magic staves. It increases Perception while wielded, and temporarily boosts Perception when zapped.

It has typical stats of (+2, 1d10) {Pe+3}. As with all of the magic staves, it can be generated with prefixes and suffixes.

Blessed Uncursed Cursed
Base recharge time
975 3750 7500


Staves of perception can be used to increase line of sight and slightly improve missile combat; not particularly useful.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

They can be found in the same ways as any generic loot.

Greater Identify information[]

----------------- uncursed staff of perception (+2, 1d10) {Pe+3}----------------

When used in melee combat it grants a +2 bonus to hit and causes 1d10 points of damage.
When used in ranged combat it grants a +8 bonus to hit and causes 1d6 points of damage.

It modifies your perception attribute by +3.
It on average recharges in 458-3750 turns (depending on other factors).