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Urist likes toads for their beauty.


Toad - Toad man - Giant toad


· Amphibious · Exotic pet · Hateable

Pet value 10
Active Seasons
Spring Summer Autumn Winter

Wikipedia article

This article is about an older version of DF.
A squat amphibian with leathery skin, found in relatively dry areas.

Toads are a species of hateable amphibious vermin found in any pool, but not during winter. Dwarves who "absolutely detest toads" will experience an unhappy thought upon encountering one.

Some dwarves like toads for their beauty.

"Toad" in other Languages Books-aj.svg aj ashton 01.svg
Dwarven: nod
Elvish: imadu
Goblin: ngusnog
Human: budok
Admired for its beauty.


  • Toads are the very first creature loaded when starting a (non-modded) game, due to being the first creature defined in the first creature raw file. Due to this, toads occupy the 0th/first creature index of any loaded game.
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