Blowfish

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Creature Tanning Info
Blowfish
Creature information
Group Type I Fish
Group Type II Tetraodontiformes
Aggressive No
Pursues No
Special Harvest None
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Blowfish
Creature information
Skin Type Scales
Size 6" x 6"
Weight (fresh) 4 lbs
Weight (tanned) ? lbs

Name(s)

Adjectives (i.e., "green" or "fluffy") not included

  • blowfish

Location(s)[1]

Description(s)

Descriptions are example(s) from a single individual. Variations may be numerous, and dependent upon species, gender, age, location, and other variables.


blowfish

Blowfish are amongst the deadliest creatures on the Disc and this enormous blowfish is no exception. A popular delicacy in restaurants, they have the ability to expand to thousands of times their original size when threatened, which is usually both loud and messy.

  • Alignment:  ?

Explosion

If a blowfish is fought for long enough, it will explode, dealing substantial damage to you and causing you to blow up like a balloon. This takes a little under a minute, and there are several warning messages before the blowfish actually explodes.

You prepare to attack the small blowfish.
Sensing a threat, the small blowfish puffs up defensively.
[after a couple of rounds, and again after 10 seconds] The small blowfish inflates at an alarming rate.
[after 16 and 22 seconds] The small blowfish continues to expand quickly.
[after 27 and 32 seconds] The small blowfish gulps water, bloating up like a balloon.
[after 38 seconds] The small blowfish has now quadrupled in size.
[after 44 and 50 seconds] The small blowfish looks like it's about to burst.
[after 54 seconds] The small blowfish finally reaches its breaking point and explodes messily into pieces, little bits of blowfish scattering through the water.  At least it's safe from predators now.
You're too close to the explosion, and some of the blowfish poison gets on you.  Uh oh.
Hp: 1570 (2503) Gp: 318 (477) Xp: 46885 neutral
 Damage: 933  (1570 left)
You're too close to the explosion, and some of the blowfish poison gets on you.  Uh oh.
Hp: 857 (2503) Gp: 318 (477) Xp: 46885 neutral
 Damage: 713  (857 left)
Pain races through your body as every cell inflates to a thousand times its original size.
Another spurt of pain races through you as your cells expand to their breaking limit.
Your body suddenly ceases its mad rush towards impending explosion, leaving you with a form that reminds one of a barely tethered balloon.

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Footnote

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