Resistances alter the amount of damage a player takes based upon the
type of damage being done. They usually cause a player to take less damage,
but it is possible for them to make a player more vulnerable to a certain
type of damage, so they are definitely worth paying attention to.
All races, except humans, have starting resistance values. These can
be modified by armor, skills, rooms, monsters, or just about anything else.
To see all of your resistances that aren't "No resistance" as well as
a decription of how strong the resistance is use the 'list' command.
The descriptions used on both resistances and susceptabilities are:
There is also:
See also: list, combat.
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