Red mushrooms are a food item, occasionally found growing on the dungeon floor in patches. Even in any given mushroom patch, there is variety in mushrooms. You can only tell mushrooms apart by identifying them or, well… eating them. They range from safe 'tasty' mushrooms to extremely poisonous mushrooms, always with a high ratio of the poisonous kind. The Mycology skills allows creation of potions from mushrooms. Calories:90 (includes all types)
There are 'powerful red mushrooms' that heal 30 health when eaten.
- Knowing the value of items (with max Commerce skill) can help sort unidentified mushrooms out: the ones safe to eat have a much higher value.
- Dropping around 20 red mushrooms together on the floor may summon the Leprechaun king.
- Mushrooms are perfect for baking into pies since they appear in large quantities and doing so multiplies their caloric value almost 17-fold. This is especially useful for characters following the vegetarian conduct.