Hooks for Feet

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Hooks for Feet (D)
Category

Physical defect

Cost

-4

Body LocationThe body part(s) where this
mutation can be located

Feet

Location Equippable?Whether equipment can be worn
on top of the mutated body part

no

Creation CodeThe letters that represent this
Mutation within a Build Code

ci

ID?Use this ID to wish for the mutation
(example: mutation:HooksForFeet)

HooksForFeet

Reality DistortingReality distorting mutations
cannot be used under
the effects of normality.

no

Hooks for Feet (D)

You have hooks for feet.

You cannot wear shoes.

Hooks for Feet (D) is a physical defect that replaces the player's feet with the Hooks.pnghooks natural equipment. The hooks grant no ♦AV or ○DV and cannot be removed, preventing the player from wearing boots of any kind.

The hooks are classified as a Short Blade class natural weapon, benefitting from any skills the player has within that skill tree. Despite this, the hooks will not attack in combat unless they are set as the player's primary limb, even if the player has Jab, though they will attack if Rejoinder triggers. Additionally, they only do ♥1 damage.

If the player loses their feet by dismemberment and then regrows them, the hooks will not regenerate, and they will be able to equip items in their feet slot as normal.

Advantages & Disadvantages[edit | edit source]

This section is opinion-based. Your mileage may vary.

Advantages[edit | edit source]

  • Grants 4 extra points to use during character creation
  • Dismembering one's feet and regrowing them effectively neutralizes Hooks for Feet permanently

Disadvantages[edit | edit source]

  • Prevents the player from wearing boots or shoes of any kind
  • Despite being a Short Blade weapon with uncapped strength bonus, the hooks do abysmal damage that cannot be improved