Staff of strength ( ( )
Item Type Melee weapon
Artifact? No
Weight 50s
Danger Level 4
Material Mithril

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

It has typical stats of (+2, 2d6+2) [+0, +1] {St+3}. As with all of the magic staves, it can be generated with prefixes and suffixes.

Blessed Uncursed Cursed
Base recharge time
500 2000 4000


Two blessed staves of strength are sufficient to maintain Strength at a very high boosted level. With their low recharge time they are modestly useful even as single items.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

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

Greater Identify information[]

------------- uncursed staff of strength (+2, 2d6+2) [+0, +1] {St+3}------------

When wielded it modifies DV by +0 and PV by +1.
When used in melee combat it grants a +2 bonus to hit and causes 2d6+2 points of damage.
When used in ranged combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d4 points of damage.

It modifies your strength attribute by +3.
It on average recharges in 250-2000 turns (depending on other factors).