Difference between revisions of "Tequila Mockingbird"

From GodWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Added {{Navbox_birds}}.)
 
(6 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
<!--
 
 
REQUESTING REVIEW: After you've finished writing/editing, and you feel your article is ready to be reviewed (but not until then!), change the word 'construction' to 'review' in the template below (between the curly braces), or, if you prefer, just visit Help:Requests and leave a message that "article _________ is ready", and someone will take care of it.
 
-->
 
{{Godwiki event construction|author=One Of Paradox}}
 
 
 
{{monster
 
{{monster
 
| image = Tequila_Mockingbird.jpeg  
 
| image = Tequila_Mockingbird.jpeg  
| description =  
+
| description = Brutish birdies on a buzz
| latin =  <!-- a Latin-style species name, if known/made-up -->
 
 
| class = Aves Ebrius
 
| class = Aves Ebrius
| habitat = Forest and courthouses
+
| latin = Mimus polyglottos tequilana
| boss =  <!-- Set to 'yes' if this is a boss-monster, and possibly fill in... -->
+
| habitat = Desert, town fringes
| boss-type =   <!-- One of: above, dig, quest, 1ab, 2ab, 3ab. See Template:Monster for details. -->
 
| pet =  <!-- Set to 'yes' if this is a tameable monster, and possibly fill in... -->
 
| levels = <!-- Hero levels at which the pet can be tamed -->
 
| feature =  <!-- Rideable, Sailing, Dungeon, etc. -->
 
 
}}
 
}}
  
The '''Tequila Mockingbird''' (''Mimus polyglottos tequilana'') is a [[monster]]. [[Godville]]
+
The '''Tequila Mockingbird''' (''Mimus polyglottos tequilana'') is a [[Monster|monstrous]] subspecies of the ordinary mockingbird. Unlike its sweetly melodic relative the Tequila Mockingbird is a raucous, alcohol swigging nuisance with a violent nature.
  
After the introductory text, you may wish to divide your article into sections separated by headings.
+
== History and Habits ==
  
== Heading ==
+
Tequila Mockingbirds originate from the desert, where they once nested on and subsisted off agave plants. With the rise of civilization, they too began seeking adventure and alcohol of a  higher proof, so the majority migrated to nearby towns. Staying true to their roots, tequila became the collective beverage of choice. This quickly turned to an addictive obsession, and nowadays they have a reputation as menacing pests. They are driven out of towns with great difficulty, where they lurk about the outer edges waiting to waylay any travelers either for the simple pleasure of a fight or to replenish their tequila stash. If they can't find tequila on their victims, they will eventually retreat and resort to scathing taunts until the victim flees from earshot. Many an unseasoned traveler has been found almost passed out in a puddle of tears, their self-esteem reduced to irredeemable smithereens by ceaseless mocking.
  
Common sections (headings) for a Monster article include: History, Life cycle.
+
==Battle Strategy==
  
You might organize some information into lists:
+
Although some Tequila Mockingbirds tend to be loners, most are found in voracious congregations. If a {{hero or heroine}} is not carrying any tequila and has no desire to fight, the best strategy for escape is to plug the ears, cover the eyes, and book it. If, however, the {{hero or heroine}} has any tequila on their person or recently drank some within the past week, the Tequila Mockingbirds will certainly sense it and pursue relentlessly. Since the {{hero or heroine}} will undoubtedly refuse to abandon their liquor, the only recourse is for them to chug it and die happy. [[Resurrection]] is easier than winning. 
* How to recognize this monster
 
* Tips for battling this monster
 
* Other distinguishing features
 
  
 
== Attributes ==
 
== Attributes ==
  
 
=== Strengths ===
 
=== Strengths ===
* Looks Harmless
+
* Looks deceivingly harmless
 
* Can hold its liquor
 
* Can hold its liquor
 
* Witty insults
 
* Witty insults
Line 43: Line 29:
 
* Sees only black and white
 
* Sees only black and white
  
 +
{{Navbox_birds}}
 
{{Navbox JanuWiki 2019}}
 
{{Navbox JanuWiki 2019}}

Latest revision as of 17:27, 23 April 2019

Monsters of Godville
Tequila Mockingbird
Mimus polyglottos tequilana
Tequila_Mockingbird.jpeg
Class Aves Ebrius
Habitat Desert, town fringes
Description Brutish birdies on a buzz

The Tequila Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos tequilana) is a monstrous subspecies of the ordinary mockingbird. Unlike its sweetly melodic relative the Tequila Mockingbird is a raucous, alcohol swigging nuisance with a violent nature.

History and Habits

Tequila Mockingbirds originate from the desert, where they once nested on and subsisted off agave plants. With the rise of civilization, they too began seeking adventure and alcohol of a higher proof, so the majority migrated to nearby towns. Staying true to their roots, tequila became the collective beverage of choice. This quickly turned to an addictive obsession, and nowadays they have a reputation as menacing pests. They are driven out of towns with great difficulty, where they lurk about the outer edges waiting to waylay any travelers either for the simple pleasure of a fight or to replenish their tequila stash. If they can't find tequila on their victims, they will eventually retreat and resort to scathing taunts until the victim flees from earshot. Many an unseasoned traveler has been found almost passed out in a puddle of tears, their self-esteem reduced to irredeemable smithereens by ceaseless mocking.

Battle Strategy

Although some Tequila Mockingbirds tend to be loners, most are found in voracious congregations. If a hero is not carrying any tequila and has no desire to fight, the best strategy for escape is to plug the ears, cover the eyes, and book it. If, however, the hero has any tequila on their person or recently drank some within the past week, the Tequila Mockingbirds will certainly sense it and pursue relentlessly. Since the hero will undoubtedly refuse to abandon their liquor, the only recourse is for them to chug it and die happy. Resurrection is easier than winning.

Attributes

Strengths

  • Looks deceivingly harmless
  • Can hold its liquor
  • Witty insults

Weaknesses

  • Can't fly straight
  • Is fond of lawyers
  • Sees only black and white
Birds
Aves
Majora Ducktator • Quasidodo
Domestica Ballpoint Penguin • Robber Chicken
Accipitridae Alter Eagle • Bald Eagle Scout • Desert Eagle • Déjà-Vulture • Faux Hawk • Illeagle • Vegetarian Vulture
Anatidae Asparagoose • Lame Duck • Moby Duck • Peking Duck • Poltergoose • Rubber Duckie • Silly Goose • Sitting Duck • Teraducktyl
Columbidae Boxing Dove • Harrier Pigeon • Stool Pigeon • Tae Kwon Dodo
Corvidae Crowbard • Deep Crow • Quid Pro Crow • Scared Crow • Velcrow
Muscicapidae Knighting Gale • Lightningale
Phasianidae Chicken in a Guy Suit • Cold Turkey • Cyborganic Chicken • Fabergé Chicken • Headless Chicken • Heedless Chicken • Henforcer • Hentaur • Jaywalking Chicken • Kung Pow Chicken • Robot Chicken • Spring Chicken • Terror-aki Chicken
Spheniscidae Acid-breathing Penguin • Monocled Penguin
Aves incertae sedis Albatrocity • Arctic Firebird • Autoparrot • Binary Canary • Bird of Paradise • Bird of Pray • Early Bird • Flamingo Dancer • Foul Fowl • Jacked Sparrow • Jurassic Lark • Low-flying Ostrich • Main Square Parrot • Millennium Falcon • ORLY Owl • Parrot Trooper • Preemptive Shrike • Punk Flamingo • Repelican • Superb Owl • Supersonic Woodpecker • Technical Fowl • Tequila Mockingbird • Tweeting Bird
JanuWiki 2019
Monsters
Lagers Ale-Chemist 🍻 Barbeerian 🍻 Beer Cub 🍻 Beer Golem 🍻 Beer Mugger 🍻 Beerburglar 🍻 Beerkat 🍻 Beerserker 🍻 Beerwolf 🍻 Boartender 🍻 Brewpid the Reindeer 🍻 Diet Sprite 🍻 Drinkerella 🍻 Extra Dry Djinn 🍻 Methylated Spiritualist 🍻 Red Bull 🍻 Tea Rex 🍻 Tequila Mockingbird
Tigers Basement Cat 🐱 Bureau-Cat 🐱 Fat Cat 🐱 Meowntain Cat 🐱 Neferkitty 🐱 Photocopycat 🐱 Punk Panther 🐱 Weakest Lynx
Bears Bear Minimum 🐻 Drop Bear
Oh My! Adminotaur 🏋️ Boozerker 🏋️ Godbuster 🏋️ Thug-of-war 🏋️ Wraptor
Other Articles
Artifacts Bar tab 🍻 Beer-battered beer 🍻 Beer-scented soap 🍻 Bottle of beer from a wall 🍻 Bottle of domesticated beer 🍻 Bottle of holy ale 🍻 Can of ambrosia 🍻 Exclamation pint 🍻 “Free beer” ticket 🍻 Instant beer tablet 🍻 Pint of no return 🍻 Strange brew 🍻 Vanishing pint
Equipment Ancient cork 🍻 Awkward paws 🍻 Bear arms 🍻 Beer goggles
Quests Brew a storm in a teacup 🍻 Sit in a tavern and write fake diary entries
Skills Beer belly 🍻 Lion belch
Taverns All Inn 🍻 The Battle Toad 🍻 Caravanserai 🍻 Progress Bar 🍻 The Rumor Mill 🍻 The Sword & Sandal 🍻 The Whinery