Dhrystone

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=Proposed Canon=
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Dhyrstone is one of three Level Five [[Jetstone]] [[city|cities]].
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== Description ==
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==Description==
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"Dhrystone was a city of great enduring power, one of Jetstone's three Level Fives. A sprawling stone citadel with an equally impressive garrison, its mossy gray ramparts rose up out of the dense pine forest with serene grace.
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"A sprawling stone citadel with an equally impressive [[garrison]], its mossy gray ramparts rose up out of the dense pine [[forest]] with serene grace...
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This city was one of the few things Prince Ossomer considered beautiful enough to be worth standing and admiring for a while. It was built much as he himself was: tall, hard, chiseled, majestic, and quietly, implicitly violent.
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...tall, hard, chiseled, majestic, and quietly, implicitly violent."
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In Ossomer's studied opinion, Dhrystone also popped the finest soldiers in Erfworld. They were the standard by which all others might be measured."
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=Speculation=
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Dhyrstone [[pop]]s regular [[infantry]] of a higher quality than any other Jetstone city or any of its known neighbors. They may begin at a higher level or have above-average stats for [[unit]]s of their type and level.
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At level five, it can pop a stack of eight [[piker]]s or one of six [[stabber]]s per [[turn]].
=Real-World References=
=Real-World References=
The Dhrystone benchmark is used for measuring computer speed.
The Dhrystone benchmark is used for measuring computer speed.
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[[Category:Cities of Erfworld]]
[[Category:Cities of Erfworld]]
[[Category:Proposed Canon]]
[[Category:Proposed Canon]]
[[Category:Real World References]]
[[Category:Real World References]]

Revision as of 07:10, 7 October 2009

Contents

Proposed Canon

Dhyrstone is one of three Level Five Jetstone cities.

Description

"A sprawling stone citadel with an equally impressive garrison, its mossy gray ramparts rose up out of the dense pine forest with serene grace...

...tall, hard, chiseled, majestic, and quietly, implicitly violent."

Speculation

Dhyrstone pops regular infantry of a higher quality than any other Jetstone city or any of its known neighbors. They may begin at a higher level or have above-average stats for units of their type and level.

At level five, it can pop a stack of eight pikers or one of six stabbers per turn.

Real-World References

The Dhrystone benchmark is used for measuring computer speed.

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