PURPLE WORMS: These huge and hungry monsters lurk nearly everywhere just beneath the surface of the poisonous sting at its tail, but its mouth is the more fearsome weapon, for it is so large as to be able to swallow up to ogre-sized opponents in one gulp. Any hit which scores over 20% of the minimum total required to hit, or 100% in any case, indicates the Purple Worm has swallowed its victim. In six turns the swallowed creature will be dead. In twelve turns it will be
land. Some reach a length of 50 feet and a girth of nearly 10 feet diameter. There is a
totally digested and irrecoverable. Purple Worms never check morale and will always attack.