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{{Infobox NPC
 
{{Infobox NPC
|health = 20 HP
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|health = 20
 
|armour = None
 
|armour = None
 
|armour points = None
 
|armour points = None
|attack strength = From 3-4 hp (1 1/2- 2 hearts)
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|attack strength = 1-2
 
|alignment = TAUREDAIN
 
|alignment = TAUREDAIN
 
|spawn = [[Far Harad Jungle]]
 
|spawn = [[Far Harad Jungle]]
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|alignment needed = 200
 
|alignment needed = 200
 
|cost = 30
 
|cost = 30
|NPC = [[Tauredain Chieftain]]
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|NPC = [[Taurethrim Chieftain]]
|added in = Beta 25
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|added in = 25
|Image = [[File:2015-11-07 20.08.55.png|250px]]
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|Image = Tauredain.png}}
|imagecaption = A Tauradan in her village.}}
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''This article is for the NPC, for the Faction see [[Taurethrim (Faction)|here]].''
   
''This article is for the NPC, for the Faction see [[Factions#Tauredain|here]].''
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'''Taurethrim''' (see [[Pronunciation Guide|pronunciation]], Sindarin: ''Forest-Climbing-Men ''or ''Forest-Remaining-Men''; singular: ''Taurethir'') roam the [[Far Harad Jungle|Jungles]] of [[Far Harad]] which they hold sacred. They are bitter enemies of the [[Morwaith]] and any group allied with them. They sometimes give out [[Mini-Quest]]s, some of which consist of collecting items such as cocoa beans, [[Taurethrim Amulet]]s, etc. while others involve killing Morwaith, [[Half-troll]]s, or [[Southron]]s. Only killing Morwaith and completing mini-quests will raise your Taurethrim [[Alignment]].
 
'''Tauredain''' (Sindarin: Forest-men) roam the [[Far Harad Jungle|Jungles]] of [[Far Harad]] which they hold sacred. They are bitter enemies of the [[Moredain]] and any group allied with them. They can give out [[Mini-Quest|Mini-Quests]], some of which consist of collecting items such as cocoa beans, [[Tauredain Amulet|Tauredain Amulets]], etc. while others involve killing Moredain, [[Half-troll|Half-trolls]], or [[Near Haradrim]]. Only killing Moredain and completing mini-quests will raise your Tauredain [[Alignment]].
 
   
 
== NPCs ==
 
== NPCs ==
Besides the normal Tauredain 'villager', there are several other Tauredain NPC types:
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Besides the normal Taurethrim 'villager', there are several other Taurethrim NPC types:
* [[Tauredain Warrior]]: The warrior class of the Tauredain. Spawns in Far Harad Jungles, and can also be hired from chieftains.
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* [[Taurethrim Warrior]]: The warrior class of the Taurethrim. Spawns in Far Harad Jungles, and can also be hired from chieftains.
* [[Tauredain Chieftain]]: Lives in the [[Tauredain Chieftain Temple|Chieftain Temple]] in a [[Tauredain Village|Tauredain village]]. You can hire Tauredain units from the chieftain if your alignment is high enough.
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* [[Taurethrim Chieftain]]: Lives in the [[Taurethrim Village#Taurethrim Chieftain Temple|Chieftain Temple]] in a [[Taurethrim Village|Taurethrim village]]. You can hire Taurethrim units from the chieftain if your alignment is high enough.
* [[Banner Bearer|Tauredain Banner Bearer]]: A warrior who carries the Tauredain banner into battle. Can be hired, but does not spawn naturally except for [[Invasion|invasions]].
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* [[Banner Bearer|Taurethrim Banner Bearer]]: A warrior who carries the Taurethrim banner into battle. Can be hired, but does not spawn naturally except for [[Invasion|invasions]].
* [[Tauredain Shaman]]: A [[Trading|trader]] of the Tauredain. Found in the [[Tauredain Stilt House|Stilt House]] of Tauredain villages. They sell the elusive [[Tauredain Blowgun]]s and other things such as [[Jungle Remedy|Jungle Remedies]], [[Bottle of Poison|Bottles of Poison]], and [[Tauredain Equipment]]. They also sell food and materials.
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* [[Taurethrim Shaman]]: A [[Trading|trader]] of the Taurethrim. Found in the [[Taurethrim Village#Taurethrim Stilt House|Stilt House]] of Taurethrim villages. They sell the elusive [[Taurethrim Blowgun]]s and other things such as [[Jungle Remedy|Jungle Remedies]], [[Bottle of Poison|Bottles of Poison]], and [[Taurethrim Equipment]]. They also sell food and materials.
* [[Tauredain Farmer]]: Another trader found in [[Tauredain Farm|farm]] structures, found in a Tauredain village. Sells farming materials and buys tools for farming.
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* [[Taurethrim Farmer]]: Another trader found in [[Taurethrim Village#Taurethrim Village Farm|farm]] structures, found in a Taurethrim village. Sells farming materials and buys tools for farming.
   
 
== History ==
 
== History ==
 
''The following information is [[:Category:Non-canon|non-canon]] (with respect to LOTR canon). It has been invented for the mod's lore. Original lore for the mod makes every effort to remain consistent with LOTR canon.''
 
''The following information is [[:Category:Non-canon|non-canon]] (with respect to LOTR canon). It has been invented for the mod's lore. Original lore for the mod makes every effort to remain consistent with LOTR canon.''
   
The Tauredain first lived in the swamps of [[Far Harad]] and some time later they left the swamps in search of a new home. After wandering for years, they found the lush [[Far Harad Jungle|jungles]] of Far Harad. Stricken with its natural beauty, they began to worship the trees and built huge, stone pyramids, temples and shrines. The Tauredain united, and a religious war to spread their beliefs to their neighbors and beyond began. Invading the [[Far Harad Mangrove|Mangroves]], they battled and subdued the [[Limwaith]]. Eventually, their empire fell and the Limwaith drove them out of the Mangroves. Weakened by disunity and war, the Tauredain were attacked by the Moredain. The Moredain cut down their trees and stole their sacred animal, the Mumakil. This conflict started a bitter rivalry between the two peoples. The Tauredain still have not forgot what the Moredain did to them, and have sworn vengeance on them and their allies the [[Near Haradrim]]. The Tauredain await a new leader to unite them to conquer [[Far Harad]] and destroy the Moredain.
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The Taurethrim first lived in the swamps of [[Far Harad]] and some time later they left the swamps in search of a new home. After wandering for years, they found the lush [[Far Harad Jungle|jungles]] of Far Harad. Stricken with its natural beauty, they began to worship the trees and built huge, stone pyramids, temples and shrines. The Taurethrim united, and a religious war to spread their beliefs to their neighbors and beyond began. Invading the [[Far Harad Mangrove|Mangroves]], they battled and subdued the [[Limwaith]]. Eventually, their empire fell and the Limwaith drove them out of the Mangroves. Weakened by disunity and war, the Taurethrim were attacked by the Morwaith. The Morwaith cut down their trees and stole their sacred animal, the Mumakil. This conflict started a bitter rivalry between the two peoples. The Taurethrim still have not forgot what the Morwaith did to them, and have sworn vengeance on them and their allies, the [[Southron]]s. The Taurethrim await a new leader to unite them to conquer [[Far Harad]] and destroy the Morwaith.
   
 
== Inspiration ==
 
== Inspiration ==
They are likely based on the Mayan civilization of Meso-America.
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The Taurethrim are likely based on a blend of Sub-Saharan African and Pre-Columbian Maya tribes.
   
 
== Spawning ==
 
== Spawning ==
Tauredain will spawn within the [[Far Harad Jungle]] biome and throughout its sub-biomes randomly, and will wander around unless you have a negative Tauredain alignment, in which case they will attack you if you get within 17 blocks of them. If you have a positive or neutral Tauredain alignment they will ignore you unless you right click to talk to them.
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Taurethrim will spawn within the [[Far Harad Jungle]] biome and throughout its sub-biomes randomly, and will wander around unless you have a negative Taurethrim alignment, in which case they will attack you if you get within 17 blocks of them. If you have a positive or neutral Taurethrim alignment they will ignore you unless you right click to talk to them.
   
 
== Unit Hiring ==
 
== Unit Hiring ==
The base Tauredain cannot be hired, but the [[Tauredain Blowgunner]], [[Tauredain Warrior]], and Tauredain Banner bearer can be bought from the [[Tauredain Chieftain]] once you have 200+ Tauredain alignment.
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The base Taurethrim cannot be hired, but the [[Taurethrim Blowgunner]], [[Taurethrim Warrior]], and Taurethrim Banner bearer can be bought from the [[Taurethrim Chieftain]] once you have 200+ Taurethrim alignment.
   
{{Faction Tauredain}}
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{{Faction Taurethrim}}
 
[[Category:Harad]]
 
[[Category:Harad]]
 
[[Category:Far Harad]]
 
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[[Category:Good]]
 
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[[Category:Taurethrim]]

Latest revision as of 02:29, September 7, 2018


This article is for the NPC, for the Faction see here.

Taurethrim (see pronunciation, Sindarin: Forest-Climbing-Men or Forest-Remaining-Men; singular: Taurethir) roam the Jungles of Far Harad which they hold sacred. They are bitter enemies of the Morwaith and any group allied with them. They sometimes give out Mini-Quests, some of which consist of collecting items such as cocoa beans, Taurethrim Amulets, etc. while others involve killing Morwaith, Half-trolls, or Southrons. Only killing Morwaith and completing mini-quests will raise your Taurethrim Alignment.

NPCs Edit

Besides the normal Taurethrim 'villager', there are several other Taurethrim NPC types:

History Edit

The following information is non-canon (with respect to LOTR canon). It has been invented for the mod's lore. Original lore for the mod makes every effort to remain consistent with LOTR canon.

The Taurethrim first lived in the swamps of Far Harad and some time later they left the swamps in search of a new home. After wandering for years, they found the lush jungles of Far Harad. Stricken with its natural beauty, they began to worship the trees and built huge, stone pyramids, temples and shrines. The Taurethrim united, and a religious war to spread their beliefs to their neighbors and beyond began. Invading the Mangroves, they battled and subdued the Limwaith. Eventually, their empire fell and the Limwaith drove them out of the Mangroves. Weakened by disunity and war, the Taurethrim were attacked by the Morwaith. The Morwaith cut down their trees and stole their sacred animal, the Mumakil. This conflict started a bitter rivalry between the two peoples. The Taurethrim still have not forgot what the Morwaith did to them, and have sworn vengeance on them and their allies, the Southrons. The Taurethrim await a new leader to unite them to conquer Far Harad and destroy the Morwaith.

Inspiration Edit

The Taurethrim are likely based on a blend of Sub-Saharan African and Pre-Columbian Maya tribes.

Spawning Edit

Taurethrim will spawn within the Far Harad Jungle biome and throughout its sub-biomes randomly, and will wander around unless you have a negative Taurethrim alignment, in which case they will attack you if you get within 17 blocks of them. If you have a positive or neutral Taurethrim alignment they will ignore you unless you right click to talk to them.

Unit Hiring Edit

The base Taurethrim cannot be hired, but the Taurethrim Blowgunner, Taurethrim Warrior, and Taurethrim Banner bearer can be bought from the Taurethrim Chieftain once you have 200+ Taurethrim alignment.

Tauredain Shield  The Taurethrim of Far Harad  Tauredain Banner

NPCs: Taurethrim (Banner Bearer, Blowgunner, Farmhand, Warrior)
Traders: ChieftainFarmerShamanSmith
Items: TauredainAmulet150 AmuletArmourTaurethrim Blowgun BlowgunTauredain Cocoa CocoaTauredain Dart Dart
Tauredain Equipment EquipmentJungleRemedy RemedyObsidian Shard ShardTorch tauredain Torch
Blocks: BrickCrafting TableGravel
Structures: PyramidVillage

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