For a list of all arthropods, see list of arthropods.
| A loathsome arachnid, armed to the teeth. Its body is covered in a thick carapace, its tail is tipped by a venomous sting, and its forelimbs are equipped with a pair of sharp grasping claws.
“Those poisonous fields, with rank luxuriance crown’d,
Scorpions are dangerous bugs with powerful poisonous stings. They are faster than most species and capable of inflicting lethal amounts of poison damage. Scorpions can be found in the the early-to-mid portions of the Dungeon.
Tips & Tricks
- A beefier adder. Low-level characters should try to weaken or kill them at range however they can. Remember to use potions of curing (or other consumables) if you don't think you'll win a fight.
- Scorpions are vulnerable to poison themselves. Poisoned darts, Mephitic Cloud, and Poisonous Vapours are very effective methods of handling them.