Black dragon scales

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Appearance black dragon scales
Slot body armor
AC 3
Base price 700 zm
Weight 40
Material dragon hide

Black dragon scales are a type of dragon scales that might be dropped by a black dragon. They provide disintegration resistance.

Dragon scales have a slightly low AC, but can be turned into powerful dragon scale mail by enchanting them.

The following information pertains to an upcoming version (NetHack 3.7.0). If this version is now released, please verify that it is still accurate, then update the page to incorporate this information.

From NetHack 3.7.0 onwards, Black dragon scale mail and Black dragon scales also provide drain resistance.


In FIQHack black dragon scales provide drain resistance in addition to disintegration resistance.


  • See Dragon scales for more detailed information on obtaining dragon scales and converting them into dragon scale mail.

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