Vorpal blade

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vorpal blade
vorpal blade

One two, one two, and through and through -- this is the kind of blade that you'd imagine would feel right at home going "snicker-snack."

Type: weapon (1-handed sword)
Damage: 9 - 18
Muscle Required: 30
Outfit: Yendorian Finery
  (3 items)

Selling Price: 100 Meat.

+8% chance of Critical Hit


(In-game plural: vorpal blades)
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Item number: 833
Description ID: 1552553334
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Obtained From

The Dungeons of Doom
Quantum Mechanic

Messages

One-two! One-two! The vorpal blade goes snicker-snack, through and through <it> for X damage. SPLAT! BARF! SMACK!

References

  • The description references the poem "Jabberwocky", written by Lewis Carroll. It appears in the book Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.
    One, two! One, two! And through and through
    The vorpal blade went snicker-snack!
    He left it dead, and with its head
    He went galumphing back.
  • The Vorpal Blade appeared in D&D and then in NetHack, where the ")" symbol was used to represent weapons dropped on the ground. In either instance, the Vorpal Blade is notorious for beheading, delimbing, or otherwise mutilating one's enemies.

See Also

Zapping

Slash.gif cornuthaum | ring of aggravate monster | vorpal blade

Collection

TOP 10 vorpal blade collections
1. Slashor - 500000 | 2. Quamper - 22235 | 3. sundog - 13262 | 4. The Six - 12756 | 5. Maharet - 9960
6. Yendor - 9056 | 7. StrangoLapreti - 6577 | 8. Kesi - 5262 | 9. boy howdy - 3045 | 10. Doogmonger - 2909
Collection data courtesy of ePeterso2 and Jicken Wings