development team has wanted to add more species and remove backgrounds just to get the totals to 27.27 is a commonly-seen number in Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup. Its significance to the developers is unknown. At least one member of the
- The Dungeon formerly had 27 floors.
- Ziggurats have 27 floors.
- Highest skill level: 27.
- Highest XP level: 27.
- Strength needed to wear gold dragon armour correctly: 27.
- The Knife of Accuracy (removed) had a +27 enchantment to accuracy.
- Maximum duration of Death's Door: 27 turns.
- The Lernaean hydra has 27 heads.
- Being in tree form sets your stealth modifier to 27.