Well I'm trying out Adom. I must admit my ability to see coloured text is 
helping, but actually imho it's got some of the nicest roguelike features ever, 
in particular the examine command which gives you a curser you can wander 
around the screen with and look at objects around your character. 

The only thing that makes things quite difficult for me, ---- and would make 
things a regular pest for access without use of the screen is that everything 
and everyone in the game moves around each time your character does, and there 
is absolutely no way of tracking them without using your look command to wander 
the hole screen. 

I haven't for example found been able to find the village elder at all, and 
only once have I found the sherrif. 

It would be really useful if a basic coordinate system could be added which 
would alert you of the relative coordinates of objects around you, specifically 
monsters, items, doors and stairways, also a coordinates system for when using 
the look command. 

Just my thoughts. I might well contact the dev on this, sinse compared to my 
nethack experience adom is incredibly accessible. 

Beware the Grue! 


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