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Louse man

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Louse man
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Urist likes louse men for their ability to infest.
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Louse - Louse man - Giant louse

Alignment: Savage

· Learns · Humanoid

Cannot be tamed 
Max: 35,000.5 cm3

Adult at: Birth
Max age: 60-80
Cannot be butchered
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A person with the head and legs of a louse.

Louse men are animal people variants of the common louse, who can inhabit most savage biomes. They spawn in groups of 1-3 individuals and are generally content to keep to themselves, but may pick fights if provoked. In terms of size, they are a little over half the weight of the average dwarf. All louse men are born with Legendary skill in climbing.

Like other savage animal people, louse men can join civilizations, become historical figures, appear as visitors and be playable in adventurer mode.

Some dwarves like louse men for their ability to infest.

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So far we failed to locate the louse man called Roger Smith. A shame, considering how valuable the constructs he is said to possess would be for dwarfkind.

"Louse man" in other Languages Books-aj.svg aj ashton 01.svg
Dwarven: sosmil udos
Elven: lenipe onino
Goblin: baru ngorûg
Human: slupi abo