Mousehunt Glossary


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accuracy bonus of the trap a trap's ability to boost attractiveness of bait cheese (attraction rate). This is an alternative strategy if you don't want to use expensive cheese. attraction rate, original cheese attractiveness 
attraction a hunt in which bait cheese is successful in attracting a mouse If the bait cheese fails to attract a mouse, a catch is impossible. hunt, bait cheese, attraction rate 
attraction rate the rate at which bait cheese is successful in attracting a mouse [formula] (output's view) number of attractions / number of hunts ***OR*** (input's view) (hypothetical) original cheese attractiveness * (100% + accuracy bonus of weapon + accuracy bonus of base) bait cheese, accuracy bonus, attraction 
bait cheese cheese that is being used as bait (one piece at a time) in an attempt to attract a amouse Bait cheese is lost when it goes stale or is successful in attracting a mouse. attraction, stale rate, original cheese attractiveness 
bump Bring up my post. Reply to a topic with a nonsense message in order to bring up the post to the top of a discussion board.  
catch a hunt that results in a mouse catch A catch will earn you points and gold and sometimes loot. hunt, catch rate 
catch rate the rate at which the trap is able to catch a mouse, given that bait cheese is already successful in attracting the said mouse. [formula] number of catches / number of attractions total power of the trap, luck of the trap, catch 
cheese effect of the trap the ability to maintain freshness of bait cheese, not letting it turn stale Cheese effect should not be a priority metric if attraction rate is high and/or cheese cost is low. staleness rate 
hunt an event that attempts to attract a mouse (sounding the horn or hourly trap checks) three possible outcomes: (1) failed to attract, (2) did attract but failed to catch and (3) did attract and did catch catch, attraction 
luck of the trap the ability to catch a mouse based on pure luck, regardless of the mouse's strength. Hunters who wish to catch highly overpowering mice should rely on luck rather than total power of the trap catch rate, total power of the trap 
original cheese attractiveness (OCA) the ability that cheese, by itself, can attract a mouse in a particular location For example, SUPER|brie+ has an attraction rate of 99% in Gnawnia.  accuracy bonus, attraction rate 
per cheese per piece of cheese as a result of a hunt. Not a result of cheese trades or King's rewards. just to make clear about per-cheese figures in the log summarizer program  
sample size the number of observed hunts that are used to generalize and judge worthiness of a particular hunting strategy If timezone is a factor in determining mice caught (e.g. more lycans in nighttime), then be careful about benchmarking with fellow mousehunters (espeically of different timezones).  
staleness rate the rate at which bait cheese goes stale should it fails to attract a mouse [formula] cheese going stale / number of hunts that fail to attract a mouse bait cheese, cheese effect of the trap 
total power of the trap the ability to catch a mouse based on total strength of the trap (weapon and base together), which is weighed against the mouse's strength [formula] (power of weapon + power of base) * (100% + power bonus of weapon + power bonus of base) catch rate, luck of the trap 
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