After Hours

Have a retro Geekend with Nethack

Make your choice

When you first fire up Nethack you will be asked if you want the system to select race, role, and gender. Of course most alpha nerds will want to select their female Wizard themselves. So select "n" in order to customize your character yourself.

By Jack Wallen

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