This page describes every current command in the game that is shown on the "commands" list.

COMMANDS

DESCRIPTION

>
Alias of direct.
abandon
Jump off a ship into the ocean.
affects
Display a list of spell, skill effects on your character
afk
Toggle AFK mode.
aglbet
Bet on the AGL!
aglbet status
See who is fighting in the AGL, available at the betting window.
alchemy
Create a potion of a spell you know.
alias
Quick shortening of commands without needing a client.
allowrider
If you can be mounted, this command flags those you deem worthy of riding you as able to.
ambush
Ranger skill.
ankle smash
Charlatan Skill
anote
Read/write an Auction note
answer
Respond to the ask channel
apply
Smash a gourd onto an item
areas
List all the areas in the game
ask
Ask a question on the Ask channel
assassinate
Assassin skill
assignpost
Clan leader only. Gives out ranks
auction
Speak on the Auction channel
autoassist
Toggle whether you will automatically assist people in your group.
autoexit
Toggle whether you want to see the exits of a room that you enter.
autogold
Toggle whether you want to take all the coins from any creature you kill.
autolist
Displays all the toggles.
autoloot
Toggle whether you want to take all the items from any creature you kill.
autoquit
Toggle whether you want the game to attempt to make you quit if you lose your connection.
autorecall
Toggle whether you want the game to attempt to make you recall if you lose your connection.
autosac
Toggle whether you want to sacrifice any creature you kill (applies after autoloot, autogold)
autosplit
Toggle whether you want to automatically split any coins with your group that you get from a monster you kill.
background
Allows modification of your character's background text.
backhand
Armsman skill - Mace Mastery
backstab
Thief, Assassin, Bandit, Nightshade skill
bash
Warrior, Barbarian skill
battlespam
Toggles whether you want to see combat rounds from people other than you.
bbjoin
Join an active automated bloodbath.
bbsetup
Makes a new automated bloodbath. This costs an egg on top of prize money.
berserk
Warrior(+) skill.
bet
Bet on cwars.
bind
Bind to a new bindstone. You can only do this if you are not in a kingdom or clan. That means characters without affiliations, loners, renegades and remorts.
bite
Dragons do this. It hurts.
bladesong
Main Bladesigner skill
bloodbath
Speak on the bloodbath channel. (OOC.) Currently breaks crafting.
bludgeon
A combat skill, hitting people with staffs.
board
Get onto a docked ship.
boneshatter
Armsman skill - Mace Mastery
bountylist
Lists the top ten characters online in order of bountypoints
bp
bp list - Lists what you can buy with bountypoints. bp buy - Buy an item with bountypoints.
brandish
Use a magic staff (as opposed to a staff weapon).
breathe
Dragons do this. It REALLY hurts.
brew
Warlock skill. Brew a gourd.
brief
Toggle whether you want to see the room description when you enter.
broadswing
Shadowknight skill, similar to charge.
btell
Toggle whether you want to receive a beep whenever you receive a tell.
buck
Get rid of someone who is riding you.
bug
Report a bug.
bugbear bite
Weaken an enemy by biting them. Bugbears only.
bulktransfer
Give a person a lot of stuff. For Vault rooms only.
bury
Bury an item in the ground, used with the dig skill. The item can be dug up later.
butcher
Skill, makes delicious meats.
buy
Make a purchase transaction at a store.
caltraps
Assassin skill, reduces dexterity.
camouflage
Skill, similar to hiding.
camp
Ranger skill, lets them camp out.
captureflag
CTF ANYONE??
cast
Cast a spell.
catchup
Mark all note spools as read.
cdeposit
Donate eggs to your clan.
cgossip
Speak on the Clan Gossip channel.
changes
Read the Change notes.
channels
List all the channels, and whether you have them on or off.
chant
Skalds do this. They are repeating spells.
charge
Warrior, Paladin, Crusader, Barbarian skill
choke
Armsman skill - Whip mastery
chop
Chops down trees.
cinfo
Displays information regarding a clan.
circle
Bladesingers do this.
circlestab
Bladesingers do this.
claim
clan
Speak on your Clan channel.
clave
Speak on the Conclave channel.
cleanse
Barbarian skill.
clear
Clears the screen. Typically only useful with telnet.
cloak
close
Close a door, a chest or a container that is closeable.
cmotd
Display your clan's message of the day.
color
Activate or deactivate colours.
combine
Toggle whether to display duplicate inventory items with a number.
commands
Display a list of all the commands available to mortals.
compact
Toggle extra blank lines.
compare
Compares one weapon or armour piece to that which you are wearing.
conclave
Global Conclave channel from back when it was 3 clans.
consider
Gives you an approximation of your chances of beating a monster based on its level relative to yours.
contender
Displays AGL information.
control
count
Displays the number of characters online.
creaturelore
Skill used for seeing mob stats.
credits
Display the names of the creators of DIKUMud
critical1
Attempt to do slightly more damage when you shoot someone with an arrow.
critical2
Attempt to do significantly more damage when you shoot someone with an arrow.
critical3
Attempt to completely maim and disfigure when you shoot someone with an arrow.
critical4
Attempt to OMGWTFPWN when you shoot someone with an arrow.
critstrike
Bounty skill, can one-shot kill someone.
cross
Armsman skill - Sword mastery
cut
cutthroat
Nightshade skill.
cwarview
Toggle Viewer for CLANWARS.
cwithdraw
Immortal only skill. Used when your clan 'pays' for something.
deaf
Toggle your ability to receive tells.
delete
Delete your character.
deposit
Deposit one or more jewelled eggs into your bank account.
description
Modify your character's description text.
dig
Dig in the ground. Can unearth buried items or hidden exits.
dip
Dip a quill or pen into an ink resivoir.
direct
Direct a say at someone in the room.
dirt
Combat skill, kick dirt in someone's eyes.
disarm
Combat skill, knock the enemy's weapon away.
disembark
Leave a boarded ship.
disembowel
Armsman skill, used when opponent is in red HP.
dismiss
Get rid of your most recent pet.
dismount
Stop riding.
divorce
Priest-only. Divorces two mudmarried people.
dock
When sailing a ship, docks at a dock.
door bash
Dragons use this to ram a door open
dragon kick
A kick that only dragons can use.
draw
Draws a card. For RP uses only.

drink
Use a drink container.
drop
Put an item on the ground.
drum
Armsman skill, increases attack #.
eat
Eat food or pills. Yum!
emote
Echo a line of text preceded by your name to the room as an action.
empty
Pour a container out.
enter
Go into a portal or gateway.
entrap
Armsman polearm skill.
entwine
Armsman flail sklil.
envenom
Poison a food or weapon.
equipment
Check what gear you have equipped.
escape
Nightshade combat escaping skill.
examine
Looks at + in an object, if possible.
exercise
Allows dragons to regain 1 point of Con for 5 eggs.
exile
Kick someone out of your kingdom.
exits
Check what exits are in the room if you can see them.
extrastatus
Check who keeps prisoners for who in a kingdom.
eyerake
2000 bountypoint skill for bards.
fake
Charlatan skill, pretend to use a different one.
family
feed
Vampire skill?
fill
Fill a container.
find
Look for water. Shaman/ranger/barb skill.
fire
Shoot a boat's cannon, if it's loaded. Kaboom!
flagscore
CTF ???
flare
Nightshade dirtkick replacement skill.
flash bomb
Area-attack dirtkick for assassins.
flee
Escape combat into a random nearby room.
flipcoin
Flip a random coin. Mwah.
flurry
Armsman sword skill.
fly
Lift off the ground and start ocean flying.
follow
Follow someone else, mob or player.
forepawswipe
Wemic innate claw attack.
gain
Add or trade skills.
game
As gamestatus.
gamestatus
Check current game status toggles (double XP, etc)
gaze
gcontrol
Assassin bash-type stun skill.
get
Pick an item up off the floor.
give
Give an item to someone else.
glance
Check someone's current health.
gore
Moose or Mino skill, smashing with horns.
gossip
Talk to all of Algoron ICly.
gouge
Charlatan blind skill.
gpray
Priest uberpray.
grant
Grant someone a sirname. (Kleader only)
grats
Congratulate someone OOCly
group
Show who is in your current group.
groups
Show what skills you've added.
gtell
Send a tell to everyone in your group.
guild
Add a player to your kingdom or clan. (Recruiters only)
halt
Bandit skill, knocks people off their horse.
harvest
Necromancer skill, harvest body parts off a corpse.
headbutt
Battlerager combat skill.
heal
Used at a healer room, healer casts spells on you.
heart thrust
heel
Brings a store-bought pet to you if its nearby.
help
Shows the basic help files.
herbs
Create mediocre pills in wilderness rooms.
hide
Attempt to hide from people.
hiltthrust
Barbarian skill, reduces dexterity.
history
Show history notes.
hold
Same as wear but for lights, staves, wands, and held items.
howl
hunt
Ranger skill, track someone in an area.
hurl
Armsman skill, throw a dagger.
idea
Post an idea note.
ignore
Prevent someone sending you a tell.
impale
Armsman spear combat skill.
improve
Get better at a skill %
incorporate
Return to physical form if shifted.
inflict
info
Same as Groups
inspect
Show an item's stats in a shop.
inspectroom
Bandit skill, reveals people.
instigate
Charlatan skill, makes two people fight.
inventory
Show what you're carrying but not wearing.
invite
A sort of 'allow' skill that lets people do stuff like enter your house.
jump
Swashie skill, jump from one ship to another.
kdeposit
Donate eggs from your bank account to your kingdom's.
kdonate
Donate quest points to your kingdom.
keeps
Displays the owners of each keep.
kick
Skill. Kick someone. Does blunt damage.
kill
Start a fight with a creature.
kinfo
Show the leader, watcher and tax rate of a kingdom.
kingdom
Speak on the Kingdom channel.
kiss
kmotd
Show your kingdom's Message of the Day login.
knock
Knock on a door. Knock <dir>
krank
Set a kingdom rank.
krenegade
Renegade a kingdomer!
kwithdraw
Withdraw eggs from the kingdom bank.
land
Land, if oceanflying.
lash
Armsman skill, drag someone around.
launch
Undock a boat you're sailing.
leave
legionviewer
legsweep
Armsman skill, similar to trip.
lifebane
Nightshade skill to poison a weapon.
light
Alias for Hold/Wear, for light sources.
link
Link minds for certain skills. Currently only useful for Conclave.
list
Show what's for sale in a shop.
lock
Lock a door or container.
logout
Alias for quit.
loner
Loners you.
look
See what's in a room, or a person's desc/items, or in a container/portal.
lore
Skill, lets you see basic stats of an item.
lotto
Buys lottery tickets.
lower
Lower sails on a boat, making it go slower.
lunar
Check the moons. Alias for Look Moons.
man

marry
Priest command. Marry two people. Awwww.
mask
Swashbuckler command, puts or takes off a mask at level 45.
mercy
Don't kill someone if they are about to die.
mimic
Swashbuckler skill, mimic <person> say/yell <text>
misdirection
Nightshade skill, similar to flee.
mist
morph
Sea elf skill, turn into a dolphin.
motd
See the current login message.
mount
Toggle for mooses/dragons to let people ride them.
mudcoat
Barbarian skill, fireproofs an item.
murder
Similar to kill, but can be used on players.
name
Chargen command, change your name if it's not approved.
nerve
Assassin nerve pinch skill.
newbie
Newbie channel. Newbie alone turns it on and off.
news
Central command for the news spool.
nightmeld
Nightshade uber-hide.
nlevel
Allows you to change when you see people write notes.
nocancel
Turn on/off letting people cancel you.
nofly
Toggle being able to have fly cast on you.
nofollow
Toggle allowing people to follow.
nolink
Toggle between allowing others to "link" you. (Currently only for Conclave.)
noloot
Let or not let people fully loot your corpse when you die.
nosummon
Toggle allowing people to summon you.
nosurrender
Toggle surrendering or not.
note
Central note spool command.
notify
Turn on and off note spool notifications.
ocean_call
Swashie command, creates a dolphin mount.
oclan
OOC Clan channel.
oclave
Conclave OOC channel (disabled)
okingdom
OOC Kingdom channel.
oldscore
Oldstyle score command.
ooc
Out of Character channel.
oocn
Oocnote spool command.
oocset
out of character information setting.
open
Open a closed container or door.
order
Order a charmed monster to do something.
outfit
Get a set of newbie gear, level 5 or under.
panicenemy
Bandit skill, sets wimpy to 0.
pardon
Imm command, removes a hostile or wanted flag.
password
Change your password.
peek
Used to be for the peek skill, does nothing now.
peer
Simply a social. Peer at people.
perforate
pick
A skill to pick locked doors or containers.
plant
Plant seeds.
play
Play music! Don't think these work anymore.
pmote
Like emote, but better in every way.
poison

poison_smoke
Assassin skill, poisons people in the room.
poisondagger
Assassin skill, poisons a dagger!
potionsmash
Bandit skill, destroys someone's potions.
pound
Pounds on a door.
pour
Pour a liquid into another container. Or on the floor. Will not empty a decanter.
powerswing
Barbarian skill, smacks a weapon into someone.
pquest
The automated quest system main command.
practice
Check your practices, or use them.
pray
Mainly OOC global channel that only imms can read.
prayer
Priest command to get in touch with their God.
prayernote
Imm-only command.
praynote
prayrecall
Barb command, essentially word of recall in a skill.
press
Press a button or switch.
prompt
Change or toggle on/off your prompt.
pull
Pull a lever or button or whatnot.
purchase
With 10 blue diamonds in your inventory, purchase an egg.
push
Push a switch or lever and so on.
put
Put something in or on something else.
qmovement
Ranger skill for quiet woodland sneaking.
qnote
Questnote spool main command.
quaff
Drink a potion. Quaffing is like drinking, but messier.
quest
Global quest channel. Usually OOC.
questinfo
Check basic info about what quest you're on.
questoptions

questtype
Change if you get XP or QP for finishing a quest.
quiet
Turn on and off being unable to hear channels.
quit
Leave the game. Duh.
rack
Charlatan skill. Kick someone in the nads!
radio
Radio global channel. Always OOC, obviously.
rage
Battlerager skill. WARGAAAAAR
ragercharge
See above.
raise
Raise sails on a ship, to make it go faster.
rank
See current clan/kingdom ranks or rank someone else.
read
Alias for "look".
recall
Head home. Automatically changes when you pick a kingdom or clan.
recite
Read a scroll. Has some pre-lag, like singing a bard song.
reclass
Reclass yourself (or someone else). Only in a trainer room.
register
During creation, pick your class.
rehearse
Practice, but for bard songs. Uses pracs too.
remove
Take off a piece of equipment.
removenewbie
Take off the newbie flag.
removewar
Make peace with a clan.
renegade
Boot someone out of a clan.
replay
See the tells someone sent you while you were AFK or linkdead.
reply
Send a tell to whoever sent you a tell last.
report
Disabled.
rest
Like sitting, but regens hp/mana slightly faster.
retire
Stop clanning. Can only be done at level 51.
retrain
Go back to level 1. Do not pass Go, do not collect 200 gold.
revert
Return to normal for a shaman's beastform, or a sea elf's dolphin form.
ride
Yeeeehaw.
riot
Bandit skill, buffs a group's hit/dam.
roar
Dragons can roar. Rararar!
roll
Roll dice. Has no in-game mechanical effect.
roundhouse
Bard skill. Punch someone in the head.
rules
See the rules. Read the rules. Now!
sacrifice
Sacrifice an item to the gods, they give you silver.
sap
Charlatan skill, knocking them out like strangle.
save
Save your character, useful if the MUD might crash.
say
Send text to everyone in the room. Almost always IC.
scan
Check the adjacent rooms for people.
scleave
Shield-cleave skill for armsmen.
score
Check your current stats and points.
scribe
Make a scroll. Must have some paper.
scroll
Change the amount of text that scrolls by at once before pausing.
search
Disabled
sell
Sell an item to a shop.
setextrastatus
Kingdom command to change kingdom stuff.
setmisery
Set misery keep clan target. Only leaders.
setprice
Merchant command to set the price for an object.
setracestatus
Kingdomer leader command to allow races in.
settax
Kingdomer leader command to set tax rate.
shalonesti
Shalonesti Kingdom + clan IC channel.
sharpen
Dwarf skill, enhances a weapon.
sheath
Sheath a weapon so you can draw it when blind.
sheathcut
Nightshade skill, disarms a sheathed weapon.
shield strike
Attack skill, whaps someone with your shield.
shielddisarm
Knocks someone's shield away.
shoot
Shoot arrows.
shopstatus
Merchant command, view your shop.
shout
Like yell, but louder. Can be heard by sleeping people.
shove
Push someone or something into another room.
show
Have your affects appear in score.
showclanpost
Does nothing.
sing
Bard command, sing your songs.
sirname
Kingdom leader command to grant sirnames.
sit
Sit down.
skewer
Shaman skill, tosses a spear at someone.
skick
Attack skill, tries to knock someone's shield away.
skills
Check your skills. Use "skills all" to see all of them.
slash

sleep
Go to sleep. Zzzz.
smash
smite
Paladin skill, to smash a mace in someone's head.
smith
Craft command to make items.
smoke
Smoke a pipe.
sneak
Sneak. No one notices if you leave or enter a room, or which direction you fled.
snotify
Turn off your note notifications.
socials
List all the current socials.
sounds
Turn on MSP, mud sound protocol.
speak
Change languages or show what you can speak.
spells
Like skills, but shows only the spells you can cast.
spit
Goblin spit. Ptui!
split
Split some silver with your group.
stab
Armsman skill to jab a knife at someone.
stalk
Nightshade skill to follow people, even if they're nofollowed.
stall
Wingstall on a dragon to blow dust in everyone's eyes.
stance
Chance current combat stance or change to average.
stand
You stand up. Exactly like wake.
stats
See your current physical stats.
steal
Thief command. Swipe something from someone.
stealth
Bandit command, to sneak + hide at the same time.
sting
Armsman skill, with flails.
story
Does nothing really. Replaced by "help time".
storynote
Story note spool main command.
strangle
Assassin skill, KO someone for a few ticks.
subdue
Toggle subdue. Will spare someone else's life if they have "mercy" on.
surrender
Surrender to guards, if you're wanted.
swindle
Charlatan skill, chance of getting an item for free. Has cooldown if failed.
system
tail
Tail swipe, dragon stun skill.
take
Exactly the same as 'get'.
takeoff
Flying, dragon style!
tame
Similar to calm, but for rangers and druids against animals.
tamp
target
Swashbuckler skill, able to slash various body parts.
taunt
Kender skill, gives -hitroll and +damroll.
tear
Tear a page out of a book.
tell
Send a tell to someone. Usually IC.
terrain
See what the room type is.
thaxanos
Thaxanos/Wargar global IC channel.
thrash
throat
ticks
Turn on and off getting an extra line when the tick goes by.
time
Check current IC and OOC time.
title
Change your who title.
toggleooc
Leader command to turn on and off the OOC channel.
toss
Warlock skill, throw gourds or stakes.
trade
Trade two items.
train
Check your trains or train a stat/hp.
treaty
Used by clan leaders to publicly announce peace between two factions.
trim
Trim the sails on a ship.
trip
Attack skill to stun someone who isn't flying.
turn
Turn a ship.
typo
Report a typo.
unalias
Remove an alias.
unholyrapture
Shadowknight skill.
unignore
Remove an ignore.
uninvite
Remove an invited character.
unlock
Unlock a door or locked container.
unread
Display what note spools have unread messages.
unsheath
Remove a sheathed weapon.
value
Check the value of an item in a shop.
vanish
Assassin skill, teleports to a random room in the area.
visible
Strips your sneak, hide, invis, etc.
voicetype
Change your say messages.
wake
Alias of stand.
wantedinfo
Check where you're currently wanted.
war
Clan leader command to declare war on other clans.
warcry
Barbarian skill, similar to berserk.
water
waylay
Bandit command to give free init attacks.
weaponslip
Nightshade skill to hit through parry.
wear
Put an item on.
weather
Check current in game weather.
welcomestatus
Check who can enter a kingdom.
where
Check who's in your current area.
whirl
Armsman axe mastery skill.
whisper
Emote a whisper in a room.
who
Check who's currently online and visible. Has lag.
whoami
Check who you're currently logged in as.
whoc
Who for clanners. Has no lag.
whocraft
Check who can currently craft things.
whois
Check info on someone.
whoisic
Check IC info on someone, including desc.
whok
Who for kingdomers. Has no lag.
whon
Check who's a noble.
wield
Wear, but for weapons.
wimpy
Set your wimpy, an automatic flee attempt each time you get hit under this HP.
wing

withdraw
Remove eggs from the bank.
wizlist
Check who the current imms are.
worth
Check how much money you have.
write
Write in a book.
wtoss
Disarm, but tosses a weapon into an adjacent room. For Jongleurs.
yank
Armsman skill, yank someone into a room.
yell
Like shout, but more local.
zap
Used to hit someone with a wand.

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