A cold-hearted elven sorcerer, draped in robes of high office. He whispers grimly to himself as he stalks the dungeon, trailing ice crystals through the air behind him.
|Deep Elf or High Elf||Ice Elementalist||Sif Muna|
The Species, Background, and God choices are all mandatory. You must be worshipping one of the gods listed above before entering Lair, Orc, or Depths, unless this isn't possible in which case you must worship them as soon as you can. Don't use faded altars (except in challenges where you can choose any god), and don't do anything to lose your religion unless otherwise specified.
You can play this challenge in version 0.19, which is available online on servers except CKO. Offline players can download it from http://crawl.develz.org/release/0.19/.
Short summary of relevant differences: High Elves exist, Ozo's Armour didn't break on moving, wands of Haste/Heal Wounds/Teleport, new monsters spawn infrequently, no spell library, more inventory management in general, old trap system.
Train only Fighting and Staves for weapon skills.
Reach skill level 18 in Ice Magic, before reaching XL27.
Do not use or equip fiery magic or items. Specifically:
All Fire magic, as well as Summon Guardian Golem (who is basically a walking explosion)
Lamps of fire, wands of flame, or rods of ignition (0.19)
Fire dragon scales or staves of fire
Scrolls of immolation
Dragon form is allowed, but breathing fire is not.
Randomly fiery things, like wands of clouds, and fire branded weapons are allowed.
Conducts are worth +5 points each, to a maximum of half your score from milestones, rounded down. (So if you achieve 4 milestones (20 points) you can earn up to 10 points from conduct bonuses.) Please indicate which conducts you qualify for when you post your morgue. Small mistakes in following conducts will usually be forgiven.
Don't train your Fighting, Armour, Dodging, or Shields skills higher than skill level 8. Get at least one rune.
Don't train your Fighting, Armour, Dodging, or Shields skills at all, and win the game. (You will start with a bit of skill in Dodging from your background.)
Bonus challenges are worth one star each, similar to banners in Crawl tournaments. Please indicate challenges that you qualify for. Small mistakes will usually be forgiven.
The main way to score points. +5 points each, and can be done in any order.