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Old May 4th, 2019, 03:35 PM
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Originally Posted by mike wightman View Post
I can understand how in a science fantasy setting you can have any sized land animal you like, but in a setting based on science fiction there are limits to how large an animal can get to. Dune's sandworms are another example of fantastic beasts in a science fiction setting, but at least their ecology is explained. Food, water and oxygen limits and all that.
Rest assured, the article (within what limited length there is) pays some attention to this.

But this thread is about the game mechanics.

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That said to model such a creature do what the vehicle and ship rules do - use a different scale with a conversion factor.
Yeah, this seems to be the consensus so far. Given what I posted, the collopha would be Gigantic 4.