It started as a micro fort with a pop cap of 15 on a volcano enclosed in a glacier. Archived. You have struck microcline! Microcline is one of the most common stone types found in Dwarf Fortress, showing up pretty much everywhere. From the turrets atop the towers to the spikes at the bottom of the chasm bridge. Many new players assume Microcline to simply be a common stone type, with no special qualities. u/PraecorLoth970. '''Microcline''' is one of the most common stone types found in Dwarf Fortress, showing up pretty much everywhere. Some players might assume that microcline is "just another rock ". [STATE_NAME_ADJ:ALL_SOLID:microcline][DISPLAY_COLOR:3:7:1][TILE:'%'] Silverwing235 at 21:49, 24 November 2019. Logged i'm active on tumblr, if anyone wants to hit me up there (NSFW) ♥~ Acanthus Shrine~♥ Elliott_Thinas. This isn't a huge sub, it's not insanely busy, and I don't think we really suffer from substantial content being buried or hidden. Little is it known that originally Microcline was intended to be adamantine, as well as the jail of the HIDDEN FUN STUFF! Its distinct cyan color is shared only by raw adamantine and ice. DF got me interested in mineralogy. In the collected images, you can see the main section of my fortress. Dwarf Fortress > DF Dwarf Mode Discussion (Moderators: Toady One, ThreeToe) > What's with the Microcline hate? This page was last edited on 24 November 2019, at 21:49. Then, after careful examination, they discover that it's actually microcline. So... why do we want to genocide microcline so much? This page was last edited on 9 June 2019, at 12:58. However, the subject matter does tend to show up at some of the most inconveniencing or annoying positions... Logged acetech09. We'll start at the top and work our way down. [ENVIRONMENT:ALL_STONE:CLUSTER:100] Love cobaltite moar. + + Some players might assume that microcline is "just another [[stone|rock]]". Toady has received many angry complaints about this mistreatment of the wonderful Microcline, which is still noted at every point the player discovers a vein of it. It is a potassium aluminum silicate with a chemical formula of (KAlSi3O8). used with kaolinite sometimes for ceramics 241. Each bold face heading is for the next slide. [INORGANIC:MICROCLINE] Many new players assume Microcline to simply be a common stone type, with no special qualities. 241. I dig your point of view, but I don't completely agree. DF got me interested in mineralogy. Microcline is also, due to a misplaced 0 (or a googol of them) not the highest value, although it should be. Microcline is one of the most common stone types found in Dwarf Fortress, showing up pretty much everywhere. Orthoclase is a mineral of the same composition that forms at higher temperatures. Its distinct cyan color is shared only by raw adamantine and ice. [USE_MATERIAL_TEMPLATE:STONE_TEMPLATE] Orthoclase is a mineral of the same composition that forms at higher temperatures. Its distinct cyan color is shared only by [[raw adamantine]] and [[ice]]. (Read 10398 times) Steev. Or at least, it's meant to be. Due to a bug in Toady's coding, Microcline actually doesn't have its special pop up window necessary for its status (much like that of adamantine) and the game also does not switch to "Royal" mode, where the game swaps from ASCII into the real graphics, groundbreaking 3D environments, with hi-definition models and excellently simulated physics. [INORGANIC:MICROCLINE] In the collected images, you can see the main section of my fortress. Create a room with a large stockpile of the stone you want (bauxite,microcline etc. The dwarf manning, er.... dwarf ing the workshop will pick up the materials nearest to him, in every direction. r/dwarffortress: Dwarf Fortress - Losing is Fun! In Real Life []. He likes gold, native gold, trees that are made of gold, and tungsten. Content is available under GFDL & MIT unless otherwise noted. End of statement. [SOLID_DENSITY:2560], https://dwarffortresswiki.org/index.php?title=DF2014:Microcline&oldid=248715. Posted by. Print; Author Topic: What's with the Microcline hate? Microcline is also, due to a misplaced 0 (or a googol of them) not the highest value, although it should be. 7 years ago. I could have easily filled 500 words… This article or section has been rated D for Dwarf. « previous next » Pages: [1] 2 3... 6. And they might well be right. ; Privacy policy; About Dwarf Fortress Wiki; Disclaimers It seems to rival ELVES when it comes to hatred. Its distinct cyan color is shared only by [[raw adamantine]] and [[ice]]. log in sign up.