Cloakwood Mine level 3 is where the iron ore is smelted and forged into weapons and amor. There are also bedrooms, barracks, a temple, an armoury and other rooms.
Weak guards, of the 65 xp variety, are encountered mostly one at a time. Hobgoblins and Hobgoblin Elite are encountered frequently, usually in groups of 3-5. Hobgoblins respawn quickly, especially in the barracks area.
- Ogre Mage — 2970, 1880 — Uses a combination of mind control and damage spells, including Confusion, Flame Arrow, Horror, Melf’s Acid Arrow, and Agannazar’s Scorcher. Drops 2 Garnet Gems, a Katana +1 and 73 gp.
- Natasha — 3050, 900 — In a room with 3 Hobgoblin Elite archers, Natasha is a mage. She drops a Traveller’s Robe and scrolls of Ghoul Touch, Slow, Hold Person and Mirror Image.
This level features a great many lootable containers. Highlights include:
- Chests and footlockers in the Barracks area (1900, 1000 and 2400, 1350) hold many items, including a Composite Longbow, a Spear +1 and 354 gp.
- Armory — 2200, 300 — Weapons, shields and armor; most notably: Studded Leather Armor +1, Small Shield +1 and Plate Mail.