Staff of toughness ( ( )
Item Type Melee weapon
Artifact? No
Weight 60s
Danger Level Unknown
Material Eternium

Staff of toughness is a melee weapon and one of the Magic staves. It increases Toughness and grants disease resistance while wielded, and temporarily boosts Toughness when zapped.

The staff has typical stats of (+0, 2d7) [+0, +3] {To+4}. As with all of the magic staves, it can be generated with prefixes and suffixes.

Blessed Uncursed Cursed
Base recharge time
1500 6000 12000


Somewhat useful for temporarily boosting PV or qualifying for certain talents.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

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

Greater Identify information[]

------------- uncursed staff of toughness (+0, 2d7) [+0, +3] {To+4}------------

When wielded it modifies DV by +0 and PV by +3.
When used in melee combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 2d7 points of damage.
When used in ranged combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d8 points of damage.

It modifies your toughness attribute by +4.
It on average recharges in 750-6000 turns (depending on other factors).
It grants resistance to disease.