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An icon file may be referenced by putting single quotes around the
filename. The file extension determines the type of icon. Currently
supported icon types are
.gif. To create dmi icons, use the Dream
Maker icon editor. This allows you to make animations, 4 or 8 directional icons,
and icons with different states (such as "live" and "dead").
mob icon = 'monster.dmi'
You can also load icons into memory at run-time and manipulate the graphical data to produce new icons dynamically. This is done by creating an /icon object.