Creature

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A creature is a lifeform, as distinct from matter not imbued with distinct intelligence.

  • Reference sophontilogical term
  • Often used to indicates more complex lifeforms, symbiotes, and animals or animal-like lifeforms.
  • These animal-like lifeforms are regarded by most as having the greatest potential for sophontdom.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

A generic term used for any kind of lifeform, animal, plant, mineral, or otherwise that is at an evolutionary stage that does not yet use sophisticated technology.

  • While creature is a broad term that applies to all lifeforms, it is most often used to describe Non-Sophonts.

Beasts vs Creatures vs Monsters[edit]

Beasts vs Creatures vs Monsters
Name Stance Remarks
Beast Positive Beast of burden. Sociobiological term for a non-threatening service creature.
Creature Neutral Neutral term of a non-sophontic lifeform. Often not yet judged as to its threat.
Monster Negative Sociobiological term for a threatening creature.

Cycle of Life & Sophontic Civilization[edit]

Stages:

  1. A-life
  2. Proto-Life (transitory stage)
  3. Creatures
  4. Proto-Sophonts (transitory stage)
  5. Sophonts
  6. Transcendents (transitory stage)
  7. Ascendants
  8. Singularity

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Specialized Usage of the Term[edit]

Ixion (Reaver's Deep Urlaqqash)

  • Minor nonhuman race. Vicious animalistic killer, psionic. Looks like a possibility for an acidic-blooded higher lifeform.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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