[Cosmosdex] The Fictional Encyclopedia



Rotten Crops

“They mean only harm” — A turnip enthusiast

Art by Crunch

  • Strength-3
  • Intelligence-1
  • Charisma-1
  • Endurance-3
  • Agility-4
  • Luck-5

Danger Level: High

Likes: Eating, Killing, Bloodshed, Avenging fallen vegetable brethren
Dislikes: Becoming a stew, Being put into a salad, Being hungry

Attack Method: Lunges at prey and takes large bite out of them, sometimes simply for sport.

Environment: Burrowed in the ground
Lifespan: 20 Years
Height: 1 ft
Diet: Meat

Rarity: Uncommon

Original Creator: Crunch
Physical Description

A rootlet can closely resemble a few different root vegetables including turnips, carrots, potatoes, parsnips, onions, and beets. They have very sharp teeth that can and will dig into flesh whenever possible. Rootlets are typically at most one foot tall, including the stem. They are very often confused for normal vegetables, but still taste great in a salad or stew.


Rootlets are very violent and will not hesitate to attack if foolishly plucked from their burrows. They will attack and chase relentlessly until either the victim or the rootlet is dead. They are incredibly fast, which only makes them even more deadly. If not properly equipped to deal with rootlets and being swarmed, a person can easily be overwelmed. If not plucked forcibly out of their homes, rootlets are somewhat docile.


Hanglets: Hanglets, are very similar to rootlets, as they too resemble some vegetables or fruits. Hanglets grasp onto branches and dangle upside down. Hanglets can look like apples, orange, pears, plums, peppers, or melons.




• Rootlets, and hanglets all still taste delicious in food. If one is short on ingredients and are properly equipped, they are a good way to get more.

• Rootlets don't do much good aside from being cooked. They only mean harm.

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