Run Time Commands
Table of Contents:
All the commands, and descriptions of them, that are part of Crossfire.
This section contains all the commands that can be used while playing Crossfire, along with a description of what they do.
Movement : A player can move in any of 8 directions:
The defaults are as follows. The 'S' (as in capital S) key is called the brace key, what this will do is brace a player so they may attack in any of the given directions without actually moving in that direction.
y k u
\ | /
h -- S -- l
/ | \
b j n
A player may also use the arrow keys for movement, but that will not let them move diagonally.
Ideally, using the numeric keypad will let a player move their character easily in all 8 directions. This is the recommended approach.
To fire a missile weapon or cast a spell in any of the given direction, the player can use the shift key: Example <SHIFT> - l will cast a missile to the right.
A player can use the control key to run in a given direction instead of just moving one square: Example <CTRL> - l will make the character run to the right. This combination works great when attacking monsters, too.
To attack a monster in hand to hand combat, all a player must do is move into that monster, if that monster is in an adjacent square.
Mouse commands: <index>
- Left Mouse Button : examine
- Right Mouse Button : drop / get
- Middle Mouse Button : apply
The command list has been migrated to the wiki, located at http://wiki.cross-fire.org/dokuwiki/doku.php/player_commands