Moonchannel - 253 Early Spring by Dwarfbux

Map Description:

I think I finally have the hang of DF2014 after a long hiatus since about 2012 with only sporadic playing in between.

This fortress is actually quite boring so far. There are only two neighbors: dwarves and humans. Elves are nowhere to be found on this map and it would seem that the local goblin civilization has been absorbed by the dwarves. Moonchannel not only has a goblin outpost liason, but a goblin KING!!! Oh the dwarfanity!

There have been absolutely no attacks to speak of so far except for a single cyclops attack that has also led to this fortress's only death in the form of a lowly sworddwarf. Perhaps this shall improve in later years. If things remain ludicrously boring, perhaps I shall deliberately make war against the human civilization so that there are things to shoot at and subject to fun little death traps.

Point of Interest: Legendary dwarf quarters and district entrances

( 253 Early Spring → 260 Early Spring )

In the center is a statue garden which dwarves seem to like hanging around. Radiating off of this area diagonally are the bedrooms for the fortress's legendary dwarves since I always like to treat them a little bit nicer than the common laborers.
The top large room leads to the noble district. The right leads to the tombs, the bottom leads to what will probably be vaults for valuables at some point, and the left to the prison and to vaults for valuable weapons and armor. - Dwarfbux

There are 5 comments for this map series, last post 2015-07-16

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Submitted by: ajr_ - 2015-06-03 to 253 Early Spring

Well... Good luck with DF2014! It's only a few months at most for DF2015. I'm interested by the fact that goblins have joined a dwarven civilization. I had dwarves join goblins, or maybe they were raised from kidnapped dwarves or a clan of dwarves.

Enjoy the improvements, I'll be following your maps from the archive, I like your dwarfcentric playing.

Submitted by: ajr_ - 2015-06-07 to 254 Early Spring

Yeah the entrance doesn't hold a lot of gloom glitter nor glory atm. It's interesting to read how you talk about resourcing. But hey, you're only on year 2!

Submitted by: Dwarfbux - 2015-06-19 to 255 Early Spring

That was actually at the end of four years. I didn't upload the first few years since I didn't know if I would bust through understanding the military interface this time. Luckily, I did!

Submitted by: ClsfdKidd - 2015-07-16 to 257 Early Spring

Man this is a GREAT fort!

I love the big X hallway in your Legendary Dwarf Quarters level.

Submitted by: ajr_ - 2015-07-16 to 257 Early Spring

When I look at the legendary dwarf quarters, a certain long forgotten feeling emerges... like something falling around the lungs or stomach. Jealousy? Awe? Pride?

[Message edited on 2015/07/16 at 10:32 by ajr_]

[Message edited on 2015/07/16 at 10:33 by ajr_]

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