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<big>'''Welcome to the ''Desktop Dungeons'' Wiki!'''</big>
<big>'''Welcome to the ''Desktop Dungeons'' Wiki!'''</big>
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[[File:Beta gameplay.png|right|thumb|350px|''Alpha version of Desktop Dungeons'']]
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[[File:Beta gameplay.png|right|thumb|350px|''Beta version of Desktop Dungeons'']]
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If you've never played a roguelike before, prepare to die, because you will! A lot! ''Desktop Dungeons'' was designed as a quick 5-15 minute mini-roguelike experience for you to enjoy without having to lose yourself for hours in the more complex roguelikes such as ''[[Wikipedia:Linley's Dungeon Crawl|Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup]]''. (''DD'' is also heavily inspired by ''DCSS''.)
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If you've never played a roguelike before, prepare to die, because you will! A lot! ''Desktop Dungeons'' was designed as a quick 5-15 minute mini-roguelike experience for you to enjoy without having to lose yourself for hours in the more complex roguelikes such as ''[[Wikipedia:Linley's Dungeon Crawl|Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup]]''. (''DD'' is also heavily inspired by ''DCSS''.)
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In the coming weeks this will be established as the #1 source for information about the PC game ''Desktop Dungeons''. Registration is easier than most forums; feel free to contribute if you spot any inaccurate information.
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In the coming weeks this will be established as the #1 source for information about the PC game ''Desktop Dungeons''. Registration is easier than most forums; feel free to contribute if you spot any inaccurate information.
== Game information ==
== Game information ==
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!Beta/Full Version
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|[[Full:New Players Guide|New Players Guide]] - Get started here
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|[[New Players Guide]] - Get started here
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|[[Full:Dungeon|The Dungeon]] - An overall look at the dungeons you'll find
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|[[Buildings]] - The basic blocks of your adventuring Kingdom
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|[[Full:Races|Races]] - Descriptions of the tasty glyph eating strategies
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|[[The Dungeons]] - An overall look at the dungeons you'll find
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|[[Full:Classes|Classes]] - Descriptions and successful strategies
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|[[Races]] - Descriptions of the tasty glyph eating strategies
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|[[Full:Strategy|Strategy]] - General strategies not specific to a particular class
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|[[Classes]] - Descriptions and successful strategies
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|[[Full:Advanced Strategy|Advanced Strategy]] - Advanced strategies, addressing common scenarios
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|[[Class Challenges]] - Devious dungeons that teach a class
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|[[Full:Glyphs|Glyphs]] - Information on glyphs
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|[[Strategy]] - Strategies to help players good and new alike
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|[[Full:Level|Leveling]] - Details on how the game's leveling and experience system works
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|[[Glyphs]] - Information on glyphs
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|[[Full:Gods|Gods]] - The depravity of devious deities divulged!
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|[[Level|Leveling]] - Details on how the game's leveling and experience system works
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|[[Full:Items|Items]] - Details on item functionality
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|[[Gods]] - The depravity of devious deities divulged!
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|[[Full:Monsters|Monsters]] - Descriptions and strategies for overcoming the deadly denizens of ''Desktop Dungeons''!
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|[[Items]] - Details on item functionality
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|[[Full:Boosters|Boosters]] - Stat boosters found in dungeons
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|[[Monsters]] - Descriptions and strategies for overcoming the deadly denizens of ''Desktop Dungeons''!
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|[[Boosters]] - Stat boosters found in dungeons
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|[[Subdungeons]] - The deep depths of dangerous dungeons
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|[[Preparations]] - Give yourself an advantage up in your next dungeon run
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|[[Full:Scoring|Scoring]] - For when you've unlocked Ranked <span class="plainlinks">[http://roamology.com/<span style="color:black;font-weight:normal; text-decoration:none!important; background:none!important; text-decoration:none;">Long Term Travel</span>] games
 
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!Alpha/Freeware Version
!Alpha/Freeware Version
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|[[Alpha:New Players Guide|New Players Guide]] - Look into the past
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|[[Alpha:Dungeon|The Dungeon]] - An overall look at the dungeons you'll find
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|[[Alpha:Dungeon|The Dungeon]] - The dungeons that have been
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|[[Alpha:Races|Races]] - Descriptions of the tasty glyph eating strategies
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|[[Alpha:Races|Races]] - Civilizations of gone eras
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|[[Alpha:Classes|Classes]] - Descriptions and successful strategies
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|[[Alpha:Classes|Classes]] - They do things differently there
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|[[Alpha:Strategy|Strategy]] - General strategies not specific to a particular class
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|[[Alpha:Strategy|Strategy]] - Learn the old ways
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|[[Alpha:Advanced Strategy|Advanced Strategy]] - Advanced strategies, addressing common scenarios
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|[[Alpha:Advanced Strategy|Advanced Strategy]] - Secrets from the ancient masters
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|[[Alpha:Glyphs|Glyphs]] - Information on glyphs
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|[[Alpha:Glyphs|Glyphs]] - The elder scrolls
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|[[Alpha:Level|Leveling]] - Details on how the game's leveling and experience system works
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|[[Alpha:Level|Leveling]] - Still the same, actually
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|[[Alpha:Gods|Gods]] - The depravity of devious deities divulged!
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|[[Alpha:Gods|Gods]] - The old testament, revealed
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|[[Alpha:Items|Items]] - Details on item functionality
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|[[Alpha:Items|Items]] - Ancient artifacts
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|[[Alpha:Monsters|Monsters]] - Descriptions and strategies for overcoming the deadly denizens of ''Desktop Dungeons''!
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|[[Alpha:Monsters|Monsters]] - Bygone bestiary
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|[[Alpha:Boosters|Boosters]] - Stat boosters found in dungeons
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|[[Alpha:Boosters|Boosters]] - Not much change either
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|[[Alpha:Scoring|Scoring]] - For when you've unlocked Ranked <span class="plainlinks">[http://roamology.com/<span style="color:black;font-weight:normal; text-decoration:none!important; background:none!important; text-decoration:none;">Long Term Travel</span>] games
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|[[Alpha:Scoring|Scoring]] - For when you've unlocked Ranked games
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|[[Alpha:Lothlorien|Lothlorien]] - 3 stage quest guide
|[[Alpha:Lothlorien|Lothlorien]] - 3 stage quest guide
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== Tutorials and Help ==
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[[Annotated Playthroughs]] - Examples from veteran players
== Feedback and media ==
== Feedback and media ==
{{News}}
{{News}}
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*[[Feedback]] - For discussion of existing game features and known issues
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* [[Feedback]] - For discussion of existing game features and known issues
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*[[Brainstorming]] - For discussion of new ideas
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* [[Brainstorming]] - For discussion of new ideas
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*[[Media]] - Collections of what has been scribed, sung or shouted about the game elsewhere.
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* [[Media]] - Collections of what has been scribed, sung or shouted about the game elsewhere.  
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*[[Tileset]]s - New graphics sets created by the player community
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* [[Tileset]]s - New graphics sets created by the player community
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*[[Playthroughs]] - Annotated playthroughs of the game
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* [[Playthroughs]] - Annotated playthroughs of the game
== Get ''Desktop Dungeons'' ==
== Get ''Desktop Dungeons'' ==
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* [http://www.desktopdungeons.net/?page_id=12 Pre-Order the Full Version!]
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* [http://www.nag.co.za/forums/showthread.php?t=13014 Link to game thread]
* [http://www.nag.co.za/forums/showthread.php?t=13014 Link to game thread]
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* [http://www.desktopdungeons.net/?page_id=11 Desktop Dungeons v0.21 (Freeware)] - <font size=1>[[Change Log]]</font>
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- <font size=1>[[Change Log]]</font>
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* [http://www.desktopdungeons.net/HTML5/ Desktop Dungeons v0.21 HTML] Play in your browser
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Play in your browser
* [http://www.gmhighscores.com/highscores.php?gameid=936 Desktop Dungeons highscores]
* [http://www.gmhighscores.com/highscores.php?gameid=936 Desktop Dungeons highscores]

Revision as of 16:28, 30 September 2012

Welcome to the Desktop Dungeons Wiki!

Beta version of Desktop Dungeons

If you've never played a roguelike before, prepare to die, because you will! A lot! Desktop Dungeons was designed as a quick 5-15 minute mini-roguelike experience for you to enjoy without having to lose yourself for hours in the more complex roguelikes such as Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup. (DD is also heavily inspired by DCSS.)

In the coming weeks this will be established as the #1 source for information about the PC game Desktop Dungeons. Registration is easier than most forums; feel free to contribute if you spot any inaccurate information.

Game information

Beta/Full Version
New Players Guide - Get started here
Buildings - The basic blocks of your adventuring Kingdom
The Dungeons - An overall look at the dungeons you'll find
Races - Descriptions of the tasty glyph eating strategies
Classes - Descriptions and successful strategies
Class Challenges - Devious dungeons that teach a class
Strategy - Strategies to help players good and new alike
Glyphs - Information on glyphs
Leveling - Details on how the game's leveling and experience system works
Gods - The depravity of devious deities divulged!
Items - Details on item functionality
Monsters - Descriptions and strategies for overcoming the deadly denizens of Desktop Dungeons!
Boosters - Stat boosters found in dungeons
Subdungeons - The deep depths of dangerous dungeons
Preparations - Give yourself an advantage up in your next dungeon run
Alpha/Freeware Version
New Players Guide - Look into the past
The Dungeon - The dungeons that have been
Races - Civilizations of gone eras
Classes - They do things differently there
Strategy - Learn the old ways
Advanced Strategy - Secrets from the ancient masters
Glyphs - The elder scrolls
Leveling - Still the same, actually
Gods - The old testament, revealed
Items - Ancient artifacts
Monsters - Bygone bestiary
Boosters - Not much change either
Scoring - For when you've unlocked Ranked games
Lothlorien - 3 stage quest guide

Tutorials and Help

Annotated Playthroughs - Examples from veteran players

Feedback and media

Recent News
7 November, 2013
Desktop Dungeons Now available on Steam!
1 June, 2011
Desktop Dungeons Launches a new site, pre-orders available!
7 March, 2011
Desktop Dungeons Wins Excellence in Design at IGF
3 February, 2011
Desktop Dungeons Released on Mac
  • Feedback - For discussion of existing game features and known issues
  • Brainstorming - For discussion of new ideas
  • Media - Collections of what has been scribed, sung or shouted about the game elsewhere.
  • Tilesets - New graphics sets created by the player community
  • Playthroughs - Annotated playthroughs of the game

Get Desktop Dungeons

- Change Log
Play in your browser

Contributing

Personal tools