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Modification:Giant desert scorpion

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Giant desert scorpion
Urist likes giant desert scorpions for their tails.

Alignment: Savage

Building destroyer: Level 1

· No Stun · No Pain · Syndrome

Tamed Attributes
Pet value 2,500

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Not hunting/war trainable 

Birth: 20,000 cm3
Mid: 100,000 cm3
Max: 200,000 cm3

Adult at: Birth
Max age: 20-30
Butchering returns

(Value multiplier ×4)

Food items

Meat 21-22
Fat 21
Brain 1
Heart 1
Intestines 1

Raw materials

Skin Chitin
A gigantic arachnid with huge pincers and a poisonous barbed tail. It is found in the savage lands.

Giant desert scorpions were removed from the game in version 0.42.04, with plans for a replacement in a future update. Players who can't wait that long can simply re-add them themselves through modding by copying the raws provided below.

Admired for their tails.

To install the mod, add this creature definition to your raw/objects/creature_savage_tropical.txt file:

Simply generate a new world and that's it. Now your dwarves can cower in fear of the dread giant desert scorpions.