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Hexes are spells that affect things and monsters (usually negatively). They mostly ignore dealing direct damage in favor of inflicting debilitating status effects on enemies, but there are also a few spells that enhance your own combat abilities in some way.

List of Hexes Spells

Lvl 1
Confusing touch.png Confusing Touch Hexes
Corona.png Corona Hexes
Lvl 2
Ensorcelled hibernation.png Ensorcelled Hibernation Hexes/Ice Magic
Slow.png Slow Hexes
Sure blade.png Sure Blade Hexes/Charms
Lvl 3
Confuse.png Confuse Hexes
Dazzling spray.png Dazzling Spray Hexes/Conjurations
Inner flame.png Inner Flame Hexes/Fire Magic
Spectral weapon.png Spectral Weapon Hexes/Charms
Summon guardian golem.png Summon Guardian Golem Hexes/Summonings
Tukima's dance.png Tukima's Dance Hexes
Lvl 4
Cause fear.png Cause Fear Hexes
Enslavement.png Enslavement Hexes
Leda's liquefaction.png Leda's Liquefaction Hexes/Earth
Lvl 5
Fulminant prism.png Fulminant Prism Hexes/Conjurations
Gell's gravitas.png Gell's Gravitas Hexes/Translocations
Silence.png Silence Hexes/Air
Summon mana viper.png Summon Mana Viper Hexes/Summonings
Lvl 6
Invisibility.png Invisibility Hexes
Mass confusion.png Mass Confusion Hexes
Metabolic englaciation.png Metabolic Englaciation Hexes/Ice Magic
Lvl 7
Darkness.png Darkness Hexes
Lvl 8
Discord.png Discord Hexes

Sources of Hexes

Main Texts
Book of Control (Enslavement, Mass Confusion, Metabolic Englaciation)
Book of Debilitation (Corona, Slow, Inner Flame, Enslavement, Cause Fear, Mass Confusion)
Book of Maledictions (Corona, Sure Blade, Ensorcelled Hibernation, Confuse, Enslavement, Invisibility)
Book of Hinderance (Confusing Touch, Slow, Confuse, Leda's Liquefaction, Metabolic Englaciation)
Other Texts
Book of Burglary (Darkness)
Book of Cantrips (Confusing Touch)
Book of Conjurations (Dazzling Spray, Fulminant Prism)
Book of Dreams (Ensorcelled Hibernation)
Book of Enchantments (Tukima's Dance, Cause Fear, Silence, Discord)
Book of Earth (Leda's Liquefaction)
Book of Flames (Inner Flame)
Book of Ice (Ensorcelled Hibernation, Metabolic Englaciation)
Book of Party Tricks (Tukima's Dance)
Book of Minor Magic (Slow)
Book of the Sky (Silence)
Book of Transfigurations (Polymorph)

Hexes Aptitudes

From Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup 0.12 in-game documentation:

Ba Ce DD DE Dg Ds Dr Fe Fo Gr Gh Gn Ha HO Hu Ko Mf Mi Mu Na Op Og Sp Te Tr Vp VS
1 -1 -2 3 -1 0 -1 4 2 -1 -2 6 -2 0 0 0 0 -4 -1 0 0 -1 2 -3 -4 4 0

The average hexes aptitude of whole species, excluding coloured draconian, is -0.346.

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