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Lumi, Fishman Island


Fishman is a Race in Kenshi. This race is exclusively used for Gurgler characters. You can easily outrun them even if your athletics is low. They also cannot swim.

Health Statistics[]

Fishmen have a blood color of rgb 128 0 0, the same as Greenlanders.

  • Hunger rate: 1
  • Vision Range: 1
  • Blood: 75 - 125
  • Bleed rate: 1
  • Heal rate: 1

Movement Statistics[]

  • Max Speed: 16.875 mph
  • Min Speed: 14.625 mph
  • Combat move speed multi: 1


Body Part Total Health Chance of Hitting Severed Limbs
Head 150 100
Chest 150 100
Stomach 150 100
Right Arm 150 80
Left Arm 150 80
Right Leg 200 10
Left Leg 200 10

Weather Immunity[]

Characters of this race are immune to these types of Weather Effects. It is recommended that they wear protection against the other types of weather if players are entering Zones in which this weather can occur.

  • Acid
  • Gas

Equipment Slots[]

Characters of this race can wear any type of equipment in these slots.

Characters of this race cannot wear any equipment in these slots.

Experience Multipliers[]

All playable races have a distinct set of Statistics which they can gain experience at an increased or decreased rate. Players should pay attention to these experience multipliers and use them to their advantage.

Increased Rate[]

Characters of this race gain experience in these Statistics at a slightly faster rate than normal. This increased rate is +20% unless otherwise noted.

Decreased Rate[]

Characters of this race gain experience in these Statistics at a slightly slower rate than normal. This decreased rate is -20% unless otherwise noted.


Game Starts[]

Players cannot choose to start as a member of this race in any Game Starts.

Unique Recruits[]

There are no Unique Recruits which can spawn as a member of this race.


These Factions have characters which can spawn as members of this race.


  • Fishmen have a single gender, which can be seen in the FCS.