|[ oilskin cloak|
|Base price||50 zm|
The oilskin cloak is an item that appears in NetHack. It can readily be identified by its unique appearance, a slippery cloak, or the message given when you wear it (though this does not auto-identify it).
Oilskin cloaks have a 0.8% chance of being randomly generated.
When wearing a non-cursed oilskin cloak, it functions as a permanently greased cloak. granting immunity to the drowning attack of eels; a non-cursed oilskin cloak will also protect metal body armor worn under it if you step into a moat. It provides MC2.
- The slippery cloak fits very tightly.
- You put on an unidentified oilskin cloak.
In dNethack, oilskin cloaks can protect the entire inventory from water damage, as opposed to just worn body armor.
In FIQHack, oilskin cloaks protect against inventory water damage as well.