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|Urist likes hippo men for their strength.|
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- A large person with the head of a hippo.
Hippo men are animal people variants of the common hippo who can be found in savage temperate lakes and rivers. They spawn in groups of 2-10 individuals and should be approached with extreme caution; a hippo man is over 13 times larger than a dwarf and can make short work of any civilian who provokes them. Do not attempt to fight them without an equipped military squad.
Some dwarves like hippo men for their strength.
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Despite popular belief, hippo men are not well-trained boxers, and are not the kings of South Pacific islands.
Rumors of hippo men traveling the stars and shooting people with flintlocks are greatly exaggerated.
[CREATURE:HIPPO_MAN] [COPY_TAGS_FROM:HIPPO] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:ANIMAL_PERSON] [GO_TO_END] [SELECT_CASTE:MALE] [CASTE_NAME:hippo man:hippo men:hippo man] [SELECT_CASTE:FEMALE] [CASTE_NAME:hippo woman:hippo women:hippo woman] [SELECT_CASTE:ALL] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:PUNCH_ATTACK] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:KICK_ATTACK] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:TOOTH_BITE_ATTACK] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:STANDARD_BIPED_GAITS:900:711:521:293:1900:2900] 30 kph [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:STANDARD_CLIMBING_GAITS:2990:2257:1525:731:4300:6100] 12 kph [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:STANDARD_SWIMMING_GAITS:2990:2257:1525:731:4300:6100] 12 kph [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:STANDARD_CRAWLING_GAITS:2990:2257:1525:731:4300:6100] 12 kph [GO_TO_START] [NAME:hippo man:hippo men:hippo man] [DESCRIPTION:A large person with the head of a hippo.] [POPULATION_NUMBER:5:10] [CLUSTER_NUMBER:2:10] [MAXAGE:60:80] [CREATURE_TILE:'H'] [COLOR:7:0:0]