The November Nethack Tournament

Do you love to play NetHack?

Want to show everyone your personal prowess?

Join a clan and team up to accomplish feats too hard for one player?

Or just mess around and see how many different ways you can get yourself killed?

Then come join us in November for a month of NetHacking fun.

  The tournament starts in The tournament ends in The tournament is over; see you all next November on !


How to Play

You will need an SSH client to connect to the game servers. Linux and Mac OS typically come with this installed; Windows users can use either a free client like PuTTY or Windows Subsystem for Linux.

TNNT is hosted by hardfought.org. Connect to "nethack@hardfought.org" via SSH, and register an account. Then, you can choose any of three servers to play on:

Connect to your preferred server the same way via SSH and select the TNNT game option. That's all there is to it!

To create, join, or manage clans, go here. Clan membership (creating and joining) will be frozen after November 10th!

More Information

For more general information on NetHack, check out Wikipedia, the NetHackWiki, and The Greatest Game You Will Ever Play.

TNNT-related in-game commands include:

For more information about the TNNT tournament, see the About page and Rules page.

Live game events via Twitter feed! Be sure to check out and follow our TNNT Twitter Feed to stay current.

TNNT chat discussion happens on the Freenode IRC server, on the #tnnt and #hardfought channels. All TNNT discussion is on-topic in these channels, and this is the best way to reach the admins if you have any issues. Click here to open the chat.

Overall Statistics

Clans 9
Players 20
Games 158
Ascensions 3
Ascending players 1

List of Top 10 Players

# player clan games wins score ach
1 Luxidream Order of the Cockatrice 22 3 1708 89
2 jt teamsplat 1 70 60
3 Raisse teamsplat 59 42 32
4 hothraxxa teamsplat 5 26 16
5 Tangles teamsplat 14 24 14
6 Merlek 2 23 13
7 rootkit 4 23 13
8 noims 1 21 11
9 amelie Dairy 15 17 17
10 JohnKeel 4 16 6

List of Top 10 Clans

# clan score games wins ach
1 Order of the Cockatrice 1909 23 3 90
2 teamsplat 479 96 0 79
3 Dairy 17 15 0 17
4 TeamGirlAndShoes 3 1 0 3
5 Teenage NetHack Ninja Turtles 0 1 0 0
6 The Elder Ones 0 1 0 0
7 Bane of Rodney 0 0 0 0
8 Order of the Chickatrice 0 0 0 0
9 unfoog 0 0 0 0

Last 10 Ascensions

  name character turns score duration hp time conducts
3 Luxidream Sam-Hum-Fem-Law 48,652 1,709,334 2:22:11 190/255 2019-10-21 03:10 2 arti elbe
2 Luxidream Val-Dwa-Fem-Law 20,295 1,197,626 1:23:38 112/214 2019-10-20 22:20 2 arti pile
1 Luxidream Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 44,151 1,430,090 2:26:15 226/226 2019-10-20 19:18 4 arti self wish elbe

Last 10 Games

  name character turns score duration hp time conducts
158 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 1,359 499 0:36:59 0/22 2019-10-21 15:54 killed by an arrow
157 amelie Rog-Hum-Fem-Cha 4,221 3,733 0:28:12 0/55 2019-10-21 15:39 killed by a burning scroll
156 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 883 253 0:34:42 0/11 2019-10-21 15:17 killed by a little dart
155 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 87 20 0:00:25 0/11 2019-10-21 14:43 killed by a fox
154 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 1,291 259 0:04:24 0/11 2019-10-21 08:40 killed by a dart
153 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 1,417 978 0:03:56 0/23 2019-10-21 08:36 killed by a kitten
152 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 1,287 332 0:31:51 0/22 2019-10-21 08:32 killed by a dwarf zombie
151 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 2,350 700 0:18:19 0/32 2019-10-21 08:00 killed by an imp
150 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 2,015 645 0:15:02 0/28 2019-10-21 07:41 killed by an arrow
149 Raisse Wiz-Orc-Fem-Cha 71 16 0:51:51 0/11 2019-10-21 06:25 killed by a wizard