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Squid man


Urist likes squid men for their ability to spray ink.


Squid - Squid man - Gigantic squid

Alignment: Savage

· Aquatic · Learns · Humanoid

Cannot be tamed 
Max: 35,100 cm3

Adult at: Birth
Max age: 60-80
Cannot be butchered
This article is about an older version of DF.
A small person with a head bearing ten tentacles.

Squid men, like most anthropomorphic sea life, can be found in savage oceans. They will suffocate if they go out of the water, meaning they pose no threat whatsoever to your fortress.

...in most cases, that is.

Testing in the arena (5 undead squid men VS. 5 human swordsmen) has shown that one re-animated squid man, in addition to being able to travel on land, has the potential to quickly become an army of re-animated body parts, as they have twelve limbs and eight sets of hands, all of which are theoretically capable of holding a weapon or item.

Creature Behavior[edit]

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The Squid man is considered the most sophisticated of the aquatic animalmen, as it has been known to use tools and play instruments, the clarinet being most commonly used. It has also been observed to have a strange aversion to sponge men. More research is necessary to determine the cause of this.