Location Random
Monster type Humanoid
Alignment Neutral
Unique? No
Sees invisible? No
Sees in the dark? No
Magic resistance None
Picks up items? Yes
1.1.1 KPL 25

Swordsman is a type of monster in ADOM. They are appear quite early in the game, and are formidable foes compared to others of a similar danger level. They are able to disarm the PC, though they tend to do this very rarely compared to master swordsmen or ratling fencers/duelists.

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Common stats[]

Level: 1, DV: 13, PV: 5, Hits: 20, Attacks: 1, Damage: 4-10. Speed: 100.

Corpse effects[]

Eating swordsmen causes the PC to "feel uneasy", though this has no effect on their health or alignment.

Monster memory[]

A ruthless, blade-wielding adventurer, who will gladly kill you just to keep in practice.