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Hamster man

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Hamster man
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Urist likes hamster men for their puffy cheeks.
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Hamster - Hamster man - Giant hamster

Alignment: Savage

· Learns · Humanoid

Cannot be tamed 
Max: 35,075 cm3

Adult at: Birth
Max age: 60-80
Cannot be butchered
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A person with the head and fur of a hamster.

Hamster men are animal people variants of the common hamster who can be found in almost all savage regions. They spawn in groups of 1-5 individuals and are generally content to keep to themselves. In terms of size, they are a little over half the weight of the average dwarf.

Like other savage animal people, they can join civilizations, become historical figures, appear as visitors and be playable in adventurer mode.

Some dwarves like hamster men for their puffy cheeks.

Still needs his woodchips changed.
Art by Petro Krul
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Many prophets have stated that humans will invent something in the future where a rendering of many dancing hamsters can be seen at once, complete with high-pitched musical vocals.