v50 Steam/Premium release information

Please do not add content specific to v50 (the new DF premium release) yet! We are working on a migration that will be complete in the next few days. Adding content for v0.47 or to other pages is still encouraged.

This notice may be cached—the current version can be found here.

v0.31:Cyclops

From Dwarf Fortress Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Cyclops

C

Biome

  • Any Land
Cannot be tamed 
Size
Birth: 200,000 cm3
Mid: 2,000,000 cm3
Max: 8,000,000 cm3

Age
Child at: 1
Adult at: 12
Max age: Immortal
This creature cannot be butchered

There is too little information about this creature.
Please contribute if you can!

Wikipedia article

This article is about an older version of DF.
A giant humanoid monster with a single eye set in its forehead.

As the description suggests, cyclopes are large single-eyed humanoids. They are usually found in caves, but can appear above ground as well. Due to their sheer size and the fact that they're building destroyers, they can make quite a mess in your fortress. They are semi-megabeasts and are attracted by wealthy fortresses just like regular megabeasts and titans. You will get a warning message when they appear. When they do they seem to hang around for a while and then beeline for the nearest fortress entrance, probably into one of your cage traps. Dispatch with caution.

Cyclops can be captured in cage traps but are very heavy and your dwarves will move the captured cyclops very slowly to an animal stockpile. Be warned though, if you decide to designate the cyclops to be thrown into your death pit (everyone has a death pit) or transport it around outside its cage, your military dwarves and the dwarf transporting it will begin to attack the cyclops, however, the cyclops won't fight back. In the unit list the captured cyclops will be listed as "caged guest" despite being hostile when roaming free.

Races
DwarfElfGoblinHumanKobold
Subterranean
animal people
Outdoor Animals
AlligatorAlpacaBadgerBeak dogBilouBlack-crested gibbonBlack-handed gibbonBlue peafowlBlack bearBonoboBuzzardCapybaraCatCavyCheetahChickenChimpanzeeCougarCowDeerDogDonkeyDuckElephantElkFoxGazelleGiant badgerGiant capybaraGiant cheetahGiant desert scorpionGiant eagleGiant jaguarGiant leopardGiant lionGiant mooseGiant platypusGiant tigerGigantic pandaGiraffeGoatGooseGorillaGray gibbonGrimelingGrizzly bearGroundhogGuineafowlHippoHoary marmotHorseIce wolfJaguarLeopardLionLlamaMandrillMooseMountain goatMuleMuskoxOne-humped camelOrangutanPandaPigPileated gibbonPlatypusPolar bearRabbitRaccoonReindeerRhesus macaqueRhinocerosSaltwater crocodileSasquatchSheepSiamangSilvery gibbonStranglerTigerTurkeyTwo-humped camelUnicornVultureWalrusWarthogWater buffaloWhite-browed gibbonWhite-handed gibbonWolfYakYeti
Subterranean Animals
Aquatic
Humanoids
Semi-Megabeasts
Megabeasts
Nonexistent