DF2014:Giant armadillo

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Giant armadillo

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Urist likes giant armadillos for their thick, bony armor plates.
Biome

Variations

Armadillo - Armadillo man - Giant armadillo

Attributes
Alignment: Savage

· Shell

Tamed Attributes
Pet value 1,000

· Exotic pet · Breeding

Not hunting/war trainable 

Size
Birth: 25,275 cm3
Mid: 126,375 cm3
Max: 252,750 cm3

Age
Adult at: 1
Max age: 10-15
Butchering returns

Food items

Meat 14
Fat 12
Brain 1
Heart 1
Lungs 2
Intestines 1
Liver 1
Kidneys 2
Tripe 1
Sweetbread 1
Spleen 1

Raw materials

Bones 18
Skull 1
Shell 1
Skin Raw hide
This article is about the current version of DF.
A large monster the shape of an armadillo. It has thick armor for skin.

Giant armadillos are the giant animal variant of the common armadillo, found in savage tropical biomes. While the common critter is roughly cat-sized, these giants are over four times the size of a dwarf, though they are generally timid and will not fight back if attacked, preferring to curl up into a ball instead.

Giant armadillos can be captured in cage traps and trained into exotic pets, possessing the default giant animal value. They provide a good amount of food and bones when butchered, on top of serving as a source of shells. Also like other giant animals, they are considered exotic mounts.

Some dwarves like giant armadillos for their thick, bony armor plates.

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Arena tests[edit]

Trial Dwarves Giant armadillos Winner
1 9 9 giant armadillos (9)
2 15 10 giant armadillos (10)