Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 07 May 2017, 10:59

Well now I just feel bad :(
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 07 May 2017, 15:33

Another invasion.. not by elves, but goblins? They decided it was a good idea to take another pass at Hearthhome, so let's show them what we're made of!

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Further inspection reveals this is not some petty raid like last time.. this is a full-scale invasion. They have brought dogs, trolls, and are organised into proper formations.. something dwarves can't even seem to do.

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The front gate was a slaughter initially, the goblins were torn to pieces with only a single casualty.. the main force approaches.

The main bulk of the two forces meet, the skirmish is bloody and quick at first..

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About eight dwarves were lost versus the goblins' 30 invaders.. the remaining 4 goblins are routed and fleeing, it was a victory for the short and stout men today!
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby NoahKirchner » 07 May 2017, 15:34

Hell ya, fuckin goblins tryina steal muh GP.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 07 May 2017, 17:27

Image has come! And it shoots webs and spits poison clouds!


I am legitimately scared. Webs completely immobilise even the best of troops, and the poison gas can wreck any dwarf regardless of skill or armor. This will probably be the end.

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On the plus side, if anybody manages to survive, there will be a lot of silk webs for the clothing industry..

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One death against a titan is not so bad.

He didn't even drop any webs for us. Fuck.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 07 May 2017, 18:48

!!DF SPOILERS!!

!!HFS AHEAD!!





































We have found the mythical !!Cotton Candy!!!

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I have dug out a 22x22 square up and down a few tiles, !!Cotton Candy!! usually grows in tall spires deep in the ground, hopefully I shall find a lot of it so I can begin to produce armor made out of its pink, fluffy goodness.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 07 May 2017, 19:16

I have let the next elven caravan leave.. they do not seem aware that their previous caravan has not returned yet.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 07 May 2017, 22:19

This is strange.. we have not seen any dwarf caravans in over two years.


Anyways, onto some interesting stuff!

Look! A human, apparently. Very dangerous! Oh no! What will we do!

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He immediately ran away.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 08 May 2017, 08:50

They never seem to give up.. well, looks like we'll just have to fight them off, again..

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The army is about 3x as big this time..


this siege is turning out to be much more of a slaughter as many of the dwarves were outside the walls at the time, but the goblins are taking many deaths for every dwarf that they bring down..

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Dwarven reinforcements have arrived, stemming the goblin menace.. the goblins seem to be retreating, but who knows if they will regroup.. the battle is won for now..

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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 08 May 2017, 15:31

Oh fuck.

OH FUCK.

!!OH FUCK!!

WE HAVE DUG TOO DEEP.

HEARTHOME DOES NOT HAVE LONG.

WE SHALL MOUNT A FINAL DEFENCE.

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The military is setting up a desparate defence in the caverns, but the creatures are already speeding up towards the fortress. The miners are unable to run fast enough, they will most likely perish.

The weakened military of Hearthome is the only thing stopping these demons from swarming the earth.

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Two creatures composed entire of steam approach.. the miner is fighting them off, due to them being made out of air.. but.. two snow monsters come from the depths of hell, and instantly turn him into a smear of blood and gore..

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All of the miners past the cavern entrance have been abandoned, it is hopeless, they are on their own.



They completely destroyed the fortress in short time.. then the game crashed, so.. eh.. that's the end of this fort.. sorry for not being able to document the slaughter, it got super laggy near the end :(

I will post another fort soon! Something a bit smaller.. more managable, I think. ^^ This one got a little out of hand.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 08 May 2017, 15:36

I'm a bit sad that I couldn't document the end a bit better :( lag is a bitch.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 11 May 2017, 20:06

Hearthome 3.0!



A new fortress has been made! It is similar to the first one, and this one will be more careful about digging down to really bad places.

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Only thing I've really done so far besides the entry tunnel.. I am thinking of heavily segregating the manufacturing this time, we shall see how it goes.
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Re: Hearthhome: A Dwarf Fortress Story

Postby eternalnight264 » 17 May 2017, 21:04

The current fort is in a cliff next to a beach. I will post pictures when I can, it is still running, I just haven't had much time to play it. Sorry.

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