HUNT

DANGEROUS NONCONSUMABLE ANIMALS

These animals are a considerable threat to the player, and cannot be hunted for Food, only slain.

  • Crocodile Slowly swims, partially submerged, through riverine or swampy shallow water. Can attack hominid units in shallows.
  • Dragon Rare, relatively large mythic creature. Flies and walks. Fire-breathing. Lands and attacks units on land. When in the air, can only be attacked by ranged units.
  • Lion No mane. Now largely extinct except for a small population in the Punjab of NW India.
  • Shark Dorsal fin exposed. Slowly migratory in shallow waters. Can attack hominid units in shallows if it happens to encounter them.
  • Tiger
  • Wolf

DANGEROUS CONSUMABLE ANIMALS

These animals can be hunted in the wild for Food (see Unit Classes:Attribute List:Abilities:Hunt). They aren't as formidable a threat as Dangerous Animals, but still need to be hunted in groups. They cannot be herded or corraled.

  • African Elephant Savanna African Elephant. Large central and southern.
  • Auroch Bull
  • Bear (colour variation: brown or black)
  • Boar
  • Buffalo - African
  • Musk Ox
  • Polar Bear Solitary. May occasionally attack and kill a seal if it encounters one. 
  • Whale Slowly migrating. May at times enter large watercourses. May be in groups of 1 to 3. A very large consumable if attacked and killed in shallows.
  • Wildebeest

FEARFUL AND PASSIVE CONSUMABLE ANIMALS

These animals can be hunted in the wild (see Unit Classes:Abilities:Hunt), and are easy one-man kills. They cannot be herded or corraled.

  • Antelope
  • Deer
  • Partridge 'Chukar'. Ground dwelling.
  • Pheasant 'Ring-necked male'. Ground dwelling.
  • Ptarmigan 'Snow' ground dwelling.Very hard to see on snow or ice.
  • Rabbit Colour variation: white or grey.
  • Reindeer Carabou.
  • Seal Basks on beach or ice in small groups. Doesn't swim. Wandering. Solitary. Polar Bears may at times attack and kill one.
  • Walrus Basks on beach or ice in small groups. Rare. Doesn't swim.
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