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|Urist likes tick men for their ability to expand.|
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- A person with the head and legs of a tick.
Tick men are humanoid versions of the common tick and a species of animal people, found in most savage biomes in small clusters of 1-3 individuals. They are only half the size of an adult dwarf and as such, are unlikely to be a threat to even an unarmed civilian. Like their vermin counterparts, tick men drain blood during bite attacks, which may lead to interesting scenarios if one attempts to bite a vampire. All tick men are born with Legendary skill in climbing.
Some dwarves like tick men for their ability to expand.
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A tick man with blue pigmented skin and high muscle mass has been seen traveling with a moth man.
|"Tick man" in other Languages
[CREATURE:TICK_MAN] [COPY_TAGS_FROM:TICK] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:ANIMAL_PERSON] [GO_TO_END] [SELECT_CASTE:MALE] [CASTE_NAME:tick man:tick men:tick man] [SELECT_CASTE:FEMALE] [CASTE_NAME:tick woman:tick women:tick woman] [SELECT_CASTE:ALL] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:PUNCH_ATTACK] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:KICK_ATTACK] [APPLY_CREATURE_VARIATION:MOUTH_SUCK_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_CRAWLING_GAITS:2990:2257:1525:731:4300:6100] 12 kph [GO_TO_START] [NAME:tick man:tick men:tick man] [DESCRIPTION:A person with the head and legs of a tick.] [POPULATION_NUMBER:5:10] [CLUSTER_NUMBER:1:3] [MAXAGE:60:80] [CREATURE_TILE:'t'] [COLOR:0:0:1]