Mental illnesses are status effects that are very hard to get rid of and can often effect you for odd reasons, either because you read/wore the wrong thing or because you have a particular mutation.
- 1 (incomplete)List Of Mental Illnesses
- 2 How to deal with the screaming purple bears in your head
(incomplete)List Of Mental Illnesses
Reading a bible
You may go to heaven rather then limbo when you die. You will also gain a descriptive line about looking like an asshole in an indeterminate way.
Wearing a bucket on your head (at least thats how I got it)
-1 to brains
No documented effect
Constant stress gain while indoors. Status screen will say "you feel like the walls are closing in on you"
Horniness increases much faster, you may strip of your clothing without being notified that you're doing so. Gain the descriptive line that you drool and smile.
How to deal with the screaming purple bears in your head
Mental illness is hard to get rid off, requiring either an experienced medic with costly equipment, an empath or a hot bullet to the brain. If you get a mental illness you can always whine on chatnet for someone to help you, you will be completely ignored though.