Difference between revisions of "DF2014:Giant two-humped camel"

From Dwarf Fortress Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Changed quality rating from "Tattered" to "Exceptional" using the rating script)
m
 
Line 24: Line 24:
 
{{creaturedesc}}
 
{{creaturedesc}}
  
'''Giant two-humped camels''' are massive counterparts of the common [[two-humped camel]] who inhabit [[savage]] [[desert]]s, spawning in groups of 3 to 7 individuals. They are 8 times bigger than their normal versions and about 67 times heavier than a [[dwarf]], making them one of the largest herbivores in savage environments. Despite this great size, however, they are benign and will normally flee from dwarves rather than fight them. Watch out for the rare case of them being enraged in combat, however, as it may lead to your hunters being quickly trampled to death.
+
'''Giant two-humped camels''' are massive counterparts of the common [[two-humped camel]] who inhabit [[savage]] [[desert]]s, spawning in groups of 3-7 individuals. They are 8 times bigger than their normal versions and about 67 times heavier than a [[dwarf]], making them one of the largest herbivores in savage environments. Despite this great size, however, they are benign and will normally flee from dwarves rather than fight them. Watch out for the rare case of them being enraged in combat, however, as it may lead to your hunters being quickly trampled to death.
  
Giant two-humped camels can be captured in [[cage]] [[trap]]s and [[Animal trainer|trained]] into [[pet]]s, possessing identical pet value to a normal camel. Because of their immense size, they require a very large [[pasture]] to survive, but also grant a spectacular amount of returns when [[butcher]]ed, and like normal two-humped camels, their females can be [[milk]]ed, which can be used for [[cook]]ing or to produce [[cheese]]. Note, however, that giant camel milk is identical to normal-sized camel milk in every aspect. They are exotic mounts, and so may be used by [[Elf|elves]] during [[siege]]s.
+
Giant two-humped camels can be captured in [[cage]] [[trap]]s and [[Animal trainer|trained]] into [[pet]]s, possessing identical pet value to a normal camel. Because of their immense size, they require a very large [[pasture]] to survive, but also grant a spectacular amount of returns if [[butcher]]ed, and like normal two-humped camels, their females can be [[milk]]ed, which can be used for [[cook]]ing or to produce [[cheese]]. Note, however, that giant camel milk is identical to normal-sized camel milk in every aspect. They are exotic mounts, and so may be used by [[Elf|elves]] during [[siege]]s.
  
 
Some dwarves [[Preferences|like]] giant two-humped camels for their ''humps''.
 
Some dwarves [[Preferences|like]] giant two-humped camels for their ''humps''.

Latest revision as of 18:34, 8 November 2019

Giant two-humped camel

C

Urist likes giant two-humped camels for their hump.
Biome

Variations

Two-humped camel - Two-humped camel man - Giant two-humped camel

Attributes
Alignment: Savage

· Exotic mount

Tamed Attributes
Pet value 500

· Grazer · Milkable · Exotic pet · Breeding

Not hunting/war trainable 

Size
Birth: 405,500 cm3
Mid: 2,027,500 cm3
Max: 4,055,000 cm3

Age
Adult at: 1
Max age: 10-20
Butchering returns

Food items

Meat 82
Fat 49
Brain 4
Heart 2
Lungs 8
Intestines 14
Liver 4
Kidneys 4
Tripe 4
Sweetbread 2
Eyes 2
Spleen 2

Raw materials

Bones 46
Skull 1
Teeth 1
Skin Raw hide
This article is about the current version of DF.
A huge monster the shape of a two-humped camel.

Giant two-humped camels are massive counterparts of the common two-humped camel who inhabit savage deserts, spawning in groups of 3-7 individuals. They are 8 times bigger than their normal versions and about 67 times heavier than a dwarf, making them one of the largest herbivores in savage environments. Despite this great size, however, they are benign and will normally flee from dwarves rather than fight them. Watch out for the rare case of them being enraged in combat, however, as it may lead to your hunters being quickly trampled to death.

Giant two-humped camels can be captured in cage traps and trained into pets, possessing identical pet value to a normal camel. Because of their immense size, they require a very large pasture to survive, but also grant a spectacular amount of returns if butchered, and like normal two-humped camels, their females can be milked, which can be used for cooking or to produce cheese. Note, however, that giant camel milk is identical to normal-sized camel milk in every aspect. They are exotic mounts, and so may be used by elves during sieges.

Some dwarves like giant two-humped camels for their humps.