A List of Basic Commands - Aetolia Online Help
2.6 A List of Basic Commands
Information about your Character: --------------------------------- SCORE,SC : Gives you the most basic information about your character. STATUS,STAT : Shows you some information about your current status. QS : Views a truncated version of STATUS. I,INVENTORY,EQ : Lists the equipment you possess. INFO INV,II : Lists the unique, identifying numbers of your equipment. DEF,DEFENCES : This will list various defences that you may have. SKILLS,AB : List what skills you have. AB <skillname> : See what abilities you have in a skill. WIELDED : See what you are wielding. GODFEELINGS : See how the Gods feel about you currently. CREDIT REPORT : See how many credits you have. Communication commands: ----------------------- SAY or ' or " : Say something to everyone in your location. Note that there are some other verbs that work similarly to say. For instance: sing, whine, mutter, snarl, and scream. YELL <text> : Yell something to everyone in your immediate area. SHOUT <text> : Shout something out for everyone in the land to hear. TELL <name> : Remote communication with another player. This can also be done just by typing a player's name followed by the text you wish to send. TELLSOFF : Stop listening to tells. TELLSON : Start listening to tells. NEWBIE <text> : Speak on the newbie channel. NEWBIEOFF : Turn the newbie channel off. NEWBIEON : Turn the newbie channel on. YELLSOFF : Stop listening to yells. YELLSON : Resume listening to yells. SHOUTSOFF : Stop listening to shouts. SHOUTSON : Resume listening to shouts. EMOTE <text> : Send text to everyone in the room. HELP EMOTES. MSG <name> : Send a message to someone's message file. MESSAGES : See a summary of your messages. SHOWMSG,RMSG <#>: See a message in full detail. DELMSG <#> : Delete a message. DELMSG ALL : Delete all your messages. CMSG : Clear your message file. NEWS : Type HELP NEWS to get information about the news. POSE <text> : Set a custom or simple pose. See HELP POSE. Item-related commands: ---------------------- GET,TAKE <item> : Gets an item from the ground or from a container. GET 50 RAT would get 50 rats, while GET RAT would just get one rat. DROP : Drops an item. DROP 50 RAT would drop 50 rats, while DROP RAT would just drop one. GIVE : Give an item to another being. The syntax to give gold to someone is: GIVE <amount> GOLD to <whomever>. You may give multiple items at once by doing GIVE 50 RAT TO ARION, for example. PUT : Puts an item in another item. For instance, PUT 33 RAT IN BACKPACK. If you just wish to put one rat, you may omit specifying how many you wish to put. EX,EXAMINE : Examine an item to see what it looks like, or to see how hard to kill a creature might be. P,PROBE : Gain extended information about an item. Use PROBE or LOOK IN <item> to see what, if anything, is inside it. WEAR : Wear an item that you hold. REMOVE : Remove an item that you are wearing. WIELD : Wield an item. WIELD LEFT <item> or WIELD RIGHT <item> to wield something in a specific hand. UNWIELD : Cease wielding an item. OPEN : To open a door, do OPEN DOOR <direction>. It must be unlocked, of course. Otherwise, you can simply OPEN CHEST, for example. CLOSE : To close a door, do CLOSE DOOR <direction>. LOCK : In order to lock a door, you must have a key for that door. LOCK DOOR <direction> will lock it, as long as it is closed. UNLOCK : To unlock a door, you also must have a key for it. UNLOCK DOOR <direction> will unlock it. THROW : see HELP THROWING. POINT : POINT <whatever> AT <whomever/whatever>. You must have the item that you are going to point in your inventory. You may also simply POINT <name/item> to point at someone/something. SHIFT : SHIFT <item> TO <location>. Will shift a worn item from one location to another. Eg. SHIFT GOGGLES TO HEAD. DYEKIT : A wonderful, useful dyekit can be purchased outside Delos, allowing you to use the DYEKIT command. With this command, certain items can be dyed (information gained with PROBE) with either a primary or secondary color. Commands to gain information about the world: --------------------------------------------- LOOK,L : See a full description of the location you are in. QL : Stands for: QuickLook. See an abbreviated description of your location. INFO HERE,IH : See the unique item numbers of the things in your location. WHO : See a listing of who is in the game, providing they are visible to you. BW,QW : BriefWho, QuickWho. See a shorter listing of who is visible to you. WARES : See what is for sale in a shop. Some combat-related commands: ----------------------------- COMPOSE : Purge fear from yourself. CONCENTRATE : Regain internal equilibrium if you have lost it. WRITHE : Escape from hindering entanglements. HELP WRITHE. PUNCH : Punch something. A weak attack. KICK : Kick something. Also a weak attack. DRINK : Drink a liquid, such as a healing elixir. STICK : Stick a serum, such as analeptic, if you are undead. APPLY : Used to apply salves to your body. For instance, APPLY MENDING TO ARMS. See HELP HEALINGYOURSELF for extended information on healing. PRESS : Press a poultice, for example, PRESS JECIS ON ARMS. MEDITATE/MED : Regain mana. SLEEP : Regain health. SET WARCRY : Set your warcry. WARCRY : Scream out your warcry. STAND : Stand up if you have fallen down. Some guild-related commands (You may see the others with GUILD PRIVS): ---------------------------------------------------------------------- GWHO : See who from your guild is online. GNT : Tell something to all the online members of your guild, including novices. GUILDTELL,GT : Tell something to everyone who is online and in your guild, except novices. GMEMBERS,GMEM : See the active members in your guild. GMEMBERS DORMANT: See the inactive members in your guild. GUILDFAVOUR : Formally honour a fellow guildmember. GUILDDISFAVOUR : Place a black mark against a fellow guildmember. QUIT <guildname>: Quits the guild that you belong to. Some city-related commands: --------------------------- CWHO : See who is online from your city. CITYTELL,CT : Tell something to all the online citizens of your city. CITIZENS : See every active member of your city. CITIZENS DORMANT: See the dormant members of your city. Some miscellaneous commands: ---------------------------- CONFIG : Opens up the config menu where you can customize Aetolia. LIAISON : Views the Liaisons system (HELP LIAISONS). VERBOSE : Get long descriptions of rooms when moving around. BRIEF : Get only the short descriptions of a room when moving around. QUIT,QQ : I'm sure you'll have no use for this command! DATE : See the Aetolian date. TIME : See the real time. REGISTER : Register your personal details with the system. This allows you to retrieve your password easily, and helps preserve your character a little longer. DESCRIBE SELF : Add a personal touch to your description. ENEMY : Declare someone your enemy. UNENEMY : Remove someone from your enemies list. ALLY : Declare someone your ally. UNALLY : Remove someone from your allies list. ! : Repeat your last command. EAT : Eat a piece of food. PORTALS : If you are a newbie and have any Godly rescues left, this will teleport you to a room full of portals. (STATUS will tell you if you have any left.) FLIPCOIN : Flip a coin. Heads or tails, no one knows. TIMEOUT : Set the number of minutes of idle time before the game kicks you off. BIRTHDAYS : Shows you who has a birthday today. HONOURS : Gives you some information about another player. PASSWORD : Change your password. CONVERT : Convert credits to lessons (HELP LESSONGAIN) RANKINGS : See a list of the top-ranked players. LEARN : Commence a lesson in a skill from a mobile or player. (see HELP LEARNING) DEPOSIT : Deposit some money in a bank. (see HELP BANKING) WITHDRAW : Withdraw some money from your account. SCRUB : When you are particularly smelly, scrubbing yourself in a river or lake is quite effective. STAREDOWN : Stare down another player, if he or she is of a lower level than you. RATS,VERMIN : Toggle whether you see or don't see rats or other vermin. PLANTS ON/OFF : Toggle whether you see or don't see growing plants in room descriptions. WEATHER ON/OFF : Toggle whether you see or don't see general weather conditions in room descriptions. VIEW MOON : View the current shape of the moon, if it is visible. SUICIDE : Permanently destroy your character, if you're not a customer. REINCARNATE : You may reincarnate your character once for free during its lifetime. Doing so allows you to choose a new race. You must be dead to reincarnate. The syntax is REINCARNATE INTO <statpack> <race>. NAMECHANGE : Allows you to change your name, provided you have played under 30 hours, and have not changed it before. COPYCOLOURS : Copy the colour configuration of a pre-existing character belonging to you. Both need to be registered to the same email address.