type of trap
. If you step on one of these, it squeak
s loudly and awakens/attracts nearby monsters
. In a lot of ways, this is probably by far the least of your worries in the untimely-demise-fraught Dungeons of Doom
, where some hapless Wizard
is no doubt having their brain
s devoured by a mind flayer
as you read this.
Squeaky boards can be desqueakified by the thorough application of a potion of oil, or a few dabs out of the mysterious can of grease. I'm assuming it's mumak grease, because there aren't too many other NetHack creatures I can see being boiled down and rendered.