To zap a wand, press z. Some wands, like the wand of light or the wand of wishing, act immediately. Some, like the wand of striking, ask for a direction to fire. If you press shift + z, then you cast a spell instead. Retrieved from "https://nethack.fandom.com/wiki/Zap?oldid=50232" Categories: Commands Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.