|In-game description||"Your antennae explore the details of your environment."|
|Message when acquired||"You suddenly grow antennae at your temples!"|
|Message when removed||"The antennae growing from your temples suddenly disappear!"|
|Attribute changes||-4 Appearance|
|Other effects||Periodically reveals map in a circular area around the PC.|
Antennae is one of the 35 possible corruptions that can be inflicted on the PC. It activates at random times to reveal part of the map, as indicated by the message "You suddenly know more about your environment."
This corruption works more or less the same as randomly used crystals of knowledge for map revealing purposes. In practice this occurs about 1/250 turns. Loss of Appearance is tolerable, so it is marginally positive. It provides a means of locating hidden dungeon features such as royal vaults without using any items.
Chaos Knights who begin with antennae do not need to worry about additional corruption removal since they are not especially detrimental.