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Possessed Mood Explained In Dwarf Fortress

Here's everything you should know about the Possessed Mood in Dwarf Fortress.

Dwarf Fortress is a sandbox game that will keep you engaged for ages. If you are looking to build a colony of your own, then this game is all you need. This crafting adventure allows you to control the Dwarves and let them show their magic with stones and gems. While the Dwarves work for you, it is important that you take care of them with food and drinks (alcohol) on time. If not, they will eventually begin to get negative thoughts giving them Strange Moods. We are not talking about one significant as the Dwarves get insane mood swings when they are unsatisfied. Being Possessed in one such mood in Dwarf Fortress can lead to a downfall for your colony. Check out this guide to know more about a Possessed Dwarf through this guide.

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How Dwarves become Possessed in Dwarf Fortress

Possessed Mood In Dwarf Fortress

As we know, Dwarves work day and night for the betterment of the Fortress. Once the Fortress observes better growth, it avails new job opportunities in a noble position. While some Dwarves will be happy with their existing jobs, some will have more luxurious demands. When such highly demanding Dwarves are not given what they wanted, they develop negative thoughts. Hence, there are chances that a Dwarf may get Possessed in such situations.

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If it happens, you will be notified and you can immediately re-center your screen to identify the Possessed Dwarf.

What Possessed Dwarf do?

In Dwarf Fortress, a Possessed Dwarf will stop interacting with other Dwarves. Further, the Dwarf will get itself a workshop and start working on an Artifact. Meanwhile, they won’t even eat or drink anything which justifies their Possessed Mood. Moreover, it is impossible to remove them from the workshop or any dwarf to enter there.

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In addition, they will ask for the required materials through cryptic messages. A Possessed Dwarf will mutter the Artifact they are working on. If the completion of Artifact remains unsuccessful, then the Dwarf will become insane and die.

However, it is up to you if you want to help them complete the Artifact or wait until they die. Also, it is for sure that you will receive a Legendary Artifact from the Possessed Dwarf.

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That’s everything covered about the Possessed Mood in Dwarf Fortress. Meanwhile, you are here, make sure to check out our other Gaming Guides on Gamer Tweak.