Death Eater

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The Death Eater is a role specific to Slash'EM Extended. They are a spellcasting class similar to the Necromancer, and can be any race or alignment.

A Death Eater will not gain any intrinsics from leveling up (unless their race grants them), but they start the game with the world fall technique.

The Death Eater quest sees you fighting Harry Potter for The Elder Staff.

The Death Eater's starting pet is a lichen which, due to its very slow movement speed, is a fairly useless pet.

Starting Equipment

The amulet will be worn at the start of the game.

Techniques

Death Eaters gain techniques at these experience levels:

Skills

Death Eater Skills
Max Skills
Expert
Master


Gods

Main article: Religion
  • Lawful: Merlin
  • Neutral: Salazar Slytherin
  • Chaotic: Lord Voldemort

Death Eater rank titles

The status line shows you to be one of the following ranks when you reach the specified experience level:

  • XL 1-2: Filthy Worm
  • XL 3-5: Creeping Maggot
  • XL 6-9: Lowly Being
  • XL 10-13: Black Mage
  • XL 14-17: Curse Caster
  • XL 18-21: Imperious
  • XL 22-25: Crucious
  • XL 26-29: Deathbringer
  • XL 30: Dark Lord's Bodyguard

Strategy

The Death Eater is supposed to be a spellcaster, but his starting wand of death and amulet of life saving are more a liability than useful items, unless the player finds a way to uncurse them. Item-stealing enemies (nymphs for example) are especially annoying if they steal the wand or amulet, as they're very likely to use them up without a way for the player to retrieve them. The starting cloak of reflection also isn't a foolproof way to reflect a death ray; there is a 5% risk of the ray not being reflected. If there is no other way out of a sticky situation, the world fall technique may be useful; however, it can also kill the player's pet(s), and it doesn't work on unique monsters or those that are a higher level than the player character. The extremely long timeout of this technique also means that once it's been used, the player will have to do without it if another critical situation arises.

The Death Eater quest is very difficult thanks to the large amount of spellcasting enemies. Harry Potter, the quest nemesis, can also steal items, use random breath weapons, and pelt the player character with melee and ranged attacks. Defeating him will yield the Elder Staff and the Bell of Opening.

Despite the name, eating the corpse of Death will still kill the player character.

Origin

The Death Eater role is based on the group of people from Harry Potter lore that sides with Lord Voldemort.