|Type||special hulls and protections|
The hulls listed here are enhanced, warded and designed for military applications. They can be used by all ships.
|Type||Cost||AC Bonus||Special Qualities||Fire Protection|
|Hullback||2.5x||0||+30% hp, +2 speed||none|
|Class I||as ship||0||none||none|
|Class II||2x||+3||+200hp||Type I|
|Class III||3x||+5||+400hp||Type II|
|Elder||1.2x||0||+25hp, +1 hardness||none|
|Kraken||4x||+6||+275hp, reflection||Type II|
|Mephigax Bound||1.25x||-1||+100hp, Mephigax safety|
|Skin of Atlas||5x||+8||-1 Speed, +600hp, improved reflection||Type III|
For many centuries, the manufacturing processes for the Skin of Atlas and Kraken hulls were closely guarded secrets of the Giff League. In the Black Tide War, ships with these special hulls lost to the enemy, led to the new owners eventually figuring out how to produce it on their own.
These hulls are made in the Ivory Asylum. They are the standard hull of the Elderaunt merchant navy. The extra protection and sea worthiness of these hulls is due to the expert construction methods of Ivory Asylum's shipwrights.
Fire protection reduces the amount of damage a vessel takes from fire-based attacks. Special plant oils, wood types, and other alchemical chemicals are used in treating the timbers of a ship's hull.
|Type I||-50% from fire|
|Type II||-75% from fire|
|Type III||100% protection vs. fire from Firebrand|
The wood used in these hulls has a 5% chance to deflect ballistic attacks.
The wood used in these hulls has a 30% chance to deflect ballistic attacks.
Reflects the increase or decrease in rate of movement (in MPH) from using this class of hull.