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Giant armadillo


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


Armadillo - Armadillo man - Giant armadillo

Alignment: Savage

· Shell

Tamed Attributes
Pet value 1,000

· Exotic pet · Breeding

Not trainable 

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

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 an older version of DF.
A large monster the shape of an armadillo. It has thick armor for skin.

Giant armadillos can be especially dangerous around dwarves, frequently capable of causing death due to head injuries.

Arena tests[edit]

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


  • Giant armadillos are named ARMADILLO, GIANT in the raws, as opposed to GIANT_ARMADILLO (used by most other giant creatures).
  • Male giant armadillos are called sows and females are called boars Bug:5862