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Making Suitable Clothing For Fire Mages

In my world, there are mages capable of wielding the power of flame. The trouble is, trainee pyromancers tend to burst into flame, whenever they get excited. And later on, truly gifted pyromancers ...
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Creating a Predator For Snappers

Yep, it's another predator question. I know lots of animals eat fish, but the Snapper is a different breed of deadly animal, a ferocious, amphibious pirahna with dagger-hard teeth and the ability to ...
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Balancing ecosystems with monsters [closed]

When worldbuilding, I am trying to fill my world's nature with a lot of dangerous monsters. However, there was something I realized I forgot to do, and something that I notice many fantasy creators ...
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How Can I Protect Medieval Villages From Chompers?

This is a follow-up to How Can I Protect Medieval Villages From Plops? and concerns Chompers, one of the Little Four (the four most common weak monsters). Why are Chompers a problem? Chompers are ...
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Creating a Dropper Predator

After posting Protecting Medieval Villagers From Droppers, I realized that Droppers must be kept in check-hard in check. Now, thanks to Classes, a Dropper's speed and agility can pretty easily be ...
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What Is the Most Efficient Way To Kill An Evolved Chomper?

This question was inspired by Defending Medieval Villages From Gluttons and Savages (please look at that question, it'll be a great reference) and covers Nosajimiki's great point: "Your monsters ...
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Creating a Predator For Plops

After hearing the idea that Plop meant the end of all life on Earth multiple times in the comments on my Plop questions, I have come to decide a Plop predator should be created. (For a description of ...
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Figuring Out Monster Ecology

In one of my last questions, Making a Predator For Chompers, Daron pointed out that I should really post an ecology question, so now I'm trying to figure out the ecology of my world based on my most ...
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Making a Predator For Wild Anklebiters

Wild Anklebiters (hereafter referred to as just Anklebiters) are odd creatures. They drain blood like lampreys or leeches, they tunnel through the ground like earthworms, and their physiology is a mix ...
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Usefulness of Pyris Enchantment

Have you ever looked at something and went "Cool bro, but where's the fire?" or perhaps even "BRING ME FIAH!" Well, the magical forces in Alendyias did just that. At that very ...
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Determining the Best Wild Anklebiter Predator

The natural sequel to Making a Predator For Wild Anklebiters, which was inconclusive. You see, Wild Anklebiters are chimeric monsters-being equal parts flower, worm, and leech-with a rather ...
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Keeping Giganoto Size In Check

This is the sequel to Figuring Out Giganto and covers the potential adverse effects of Gigantis, namely excessive size. You see, Gigantis defies the square-cube law, allowing for the strength of a ...
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Would Calcification Benefit People and If So, How?

This is a question in the series of Enchantment Benefits for Humans, the successor of Would Rubberizing Benefit People and If So, How?. When an item kills a Chomper (you can see link one or link two ...
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Adapting Chompers For Land and Sea

If you've seen my other questions, you know what Chompers are. I already have sky Chompers, or Droppers, but now I want to account for the possibility of aquatic or tunneling variants of Chompers. ...
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Chompers and Terrain

It's been awhile, but I'm back with a question I probably should have asked long before now, involving Chompers and terrain. The trouble is, Chompers have suction cups for feet, using the muscular cup ...
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