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SLASH DOS Player role selection screen (version 6). The game comes with a custom font.


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SLASH is a NetHack variant that adds new player roles, monster types, items and special levels. Its title is a backronym which stands for SuperLotsoAddedStuffHack.

SLASH incorporates many features from earlier NetHack variants, NetHack Plus and NetHack-- (the latter having been developed by the author of SLASH), but also adds entirely new content. There are about 150 new monster types and 8 new player roles (two of them unique to SLASH), new special levels and special rooms, items, weapons, armour and artifacts. Certain game mechanics in SLASH are also different from NetHack, but core gameplay and objectives remain the same.

The original releases of SLASH are based on NetHack 3.1 code. The game was later ported to v3.2, adding the option to use graphical tiles.


SLASH DOS Playing as a Gnome, a role unique to SLASH.
SLASH DOS The port to <i>NetHack</i> v3.2 added graphical tiles, but most new player classes and monsters use existing graphics from regular <i>NetHack</i> as placeholders.
SLASH DOS The Undead Slayer character starts equipped with silver weaponry and garlic.
SLASH DOS Player role selection screen (version 6). The game comes with a custom font.

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MrFlibble (17546) added SLASH (DOS) on Jan 25, 2015
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