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Angband is an updated version of the game Moria, adding more monsters, character races, and classes; deepening the dungeon from 50 levels to 100; and including such new features as monster pits and unique items. The object of the game is to become powerful enough to defeat a difficult unique monster, Morgoth, at the bottom of the dungeon.
- Fantasy Creatures: Dwarves
- Fantasy Creatures: Elves
- Fantasy Creatures: Orcs
- Fantasy Creatures: Trolls
- Gameplay feature: Hunger / Thirst
- Gameplay feature: Mining
- Gameplay feature: Permadeath / permanent death
- Games with randomly generated environments
- Genre: Dungeon Crawler
- Inspiration: Author - J.R.R. Tolkien
Credits (DOS version)
|Maintainer, 2000- :|
|Based on Moria (Copyright 1985)|
|Based on Umoria (Copyright 1989)|
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Angband for Nokia Internet Tablets
Arnim Sauerbier's Angband port to Nokia Internet Tablets.
Classic Mac Gaming: Angband - Past, Present & Future
IMG article about Angband and its history.
Play Angband - rephial.org
official game website
Tales From the Pit
A new Angband comic strip!
"The Angband Page". Documentation, FAQs, list of Variants, and downloads for all platforms (no longer updated).
The Angband comic archive
Archive of a series of text-only cartoons in Angband style that appeared between 2001 and 2003.
- MobyGames ID: 1789
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Game added by Christine Indigo.
BeOS added by 666gonzo666. Acorn 32-bit, Android, GP2X, GP2X Wiz added by Kabushi. OS/2 added by Pseudo_Intellectual. Macintosh, Windows Mobile, Amiga, Windows added by General Error. Atari ST added by Игги Друге.
Game added June 26th, 2000. Last modified September 21st, 2023.