26.26 Table of alchemical potions and their effects.
Members of the Alchemists, Artisans and Loremasters guild have the ability to mix potions in empty bottles. These potions have a variety of effects. Potions have become essential possessions for the more powerful Avalonians. They can be purchased often from Cassiandora Square marketplace, from Chapman's Square and from near the Thakria Square. An individual potions typically holds fifty draughts and can be drunk using QUAFF <potion>. You can list the potions you hold by typing POTIONLIST. Potions normally conform to colours as detailed below, though the potion mixer has the ability to make them any colour he or she chooses.
Here is a list of the publicly known potions, the standard colours and the standard effects:
Blue Heals a great deal of lost health. Amount depends on potion mixer.
Red Heals paralysis and other assorted physical afflictions.
Sparkling Heals lost mana. Amount depends on ability of potion mixer.
Beige Causes meditation to double in speed and cures the ditty curse.
Milky Shrouds you in a cloak of invisibility for a while.
Clear A potion of holy water, acting against damnation and dark curses.
Purple Lends vigour to the quaffer so that they may avoid sleep.
Glittering Restores sight to one who has become blind.
Indigo Restores the gift of hearing to one who has gone deaf.
Grey Afford an automatic resurrection a short while after death.
Blue Gives the quaffer great resistance to extreme cold.
Red Allows the drinker to suffer great heat and be unaffected.
Pink Gives adrenalin upon unconsciousness, swapping health and mana.
Magenta Creates a spirit cloak defence, prevents you being summoned.
White Potion of allheale, heals the majority of afflictions.
Mauve Speed potion, causing you to run very fast about the land.
Brown Sustenance potion, removing hunger with a single gulp.
Here is a raw list of potions, with their brief name (e.g. "health") alongside a summary of their purpose and the regulated colour. Members of the loremaster profession are not required to make potions that adhere to these colours but, in general, they are kind enough to do so.
"Health" Potion of Health Restoration Colour: Blue.
"Physical" Potion of Physical Health Colour: Red.
"Poison" Potion of Poisoning Colour: Black.
"Mana" Potion of Mana Restoration Colour: Sparkling.
"Vigour" Potion of Vigour Colour: Purple.
"Sleep" Potion of Sleep Colour: Orange.
"Haemophilia" Potion of Haemophilia Colour: Clear.
"Meditation" Potion of Meditation Colour: Green.
"Invisible" Potion of Invisibility Colour: Milky.
"Levitation" Potion of Levitation Colour: Clear.
"Paralysis" Potion of Paralysis Colour: Clear.
"Blind" Potion of Blindness Colour: Violet.
"Cure" Potion of Disease Cure Colour: Grey.
"Deaf" Potion of Deafness Colour: Yellow.
"Hearing" Potion of Hearing Colour: Indigo.
"Sight" Potion of Sight Colour: Glittering.
"Antidote" Potion of Antidote Colour: Indigo.
"Corrosion" Potion of Corrosion Colour: Black.
"Holy" Potion of Holy Water Colour: Clear.
"Life" Potion of Life Giving Colour: Grey.
"Adrenalin" Potion of Adrenalin Colour: Pink.
"Cold" Potion of Cold Resistance Colour: Blue.
"Speed" Potion of Speed Colour: Mauve.
"Fire" Potion of Fire Resistance Colour: Red.
"Immunity" Potion of Immunity Colour: Vermillion.
"Sustenance" Potion of Sustenance Colour: Beige.
"Innersight" Potion of Innersight Colour: Luminous.
"Strength" Potion of Power Colour: Brown.
"Compassion" Potion of Love Colour: Turquoise.
"Diffusion" Potion of Diffusion Colour: Magenta.
"Allheale" Potion of Allheale Colour: White.
"Truelife" Potion of Truelife Colour: Glittering.
"Metamorphosis" Potion of Metamorphosis Colour: Yellow.
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