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  | desc      = Legends tell of an ancient, hateful mouse, a child of wrath and ice, spoken about only in hushed tones around campfires to scare children and the weak-hearted. But this mouse is no fairy tale, and has a long and dark history with the Kingdom of Gnawnia.<br><br>Long ago, a powerful band of evil mice descended yearly upon Gnawnia in fearsome raids, stealing cheese and terrifying everyone. Icewing herself lead many a raid, and was next in line for rulership when the jealous chieftans banded together and cast her out, fearful that with her incredible power and cruelty, she would have done the same to them.<br><br>Over the years since, she has raised an army from the mice who remained loyal to her, and turned her sights to the south. Determined to prove that she can accomplish more without her traitorous clan holding her back, she intends to invade Gnawnia and see every mouse there swear fealty to her as their Queen. But first, she must wipe out the pesky humans who seem to get in the way of everything...
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  | desc      = Legends tell of an ancient, hateful mouse, a child of wrath and ice, spoken about only in hushed tones around campfires to scare children and the weak-hearted. But this mouse is no fairy tale, and has a long and dark history with the Kingdom of Gnawnia.
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Long ago, a powerful band of evil mice descended yearly upon Gnawnia in fearsome raids, stealing cheese and terrifying everyone. Icewing herself lead many a raid, and was next in line for rulership when the jealous chieftans banded together and cast her out, fearful that with her incredible power and cruelty, she would have done the same to them.
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Over the years since, she has raised an army from the mice who remained loyal to her, and turned her sights to the south. Determined to prove that she can accomplish more without her traitorous clan holding her back, she intends to invade Gnawnia and see every mouse there swear fealty to her as their Queen. But first, she must wipe out the pesky humans who seem to get in the way of everything...
 
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== Preferred Cheese ==
 
== Preferred Cheese ==
'''Icewings''' have no specific preference for any kind of cheese.
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The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' has no specific preference for any kind of cheese.
  
 
== Hunting Strategy ==
 
== Hunting Strategy ==
The '''Icewing''' can only be encountered after entering [[Icewing's Lair]] at least once previously, having caught a [[Frostwing Commander]] on the first occasion. The hunter must also not have taken more than 425 hunts.
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The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' can only be encountered after entering [[Icewing's Lair]] at least once previously, having caught a [[Frostwing Commander]] on the first occasion. The hunter must also not have taken more than 425 hunts.
  
 
Catching '''Icewing''' with [[Steam Laser Mk. II]] armed is the only way to obtain [[Steam Laser Mk. II (Broken!)]], which can in turn be smashed to obtain parts necessary for creating [[Steam Laser Mk. III]].
 
Catching '''Icewing''' with [[Steam Laser Mk. II]] armed is the only way to obtain [[Steam Laser Mk. II (Broken!)]], which can in turn be smashed to obtain parts necessary for creating [[Steam Laser Mk. III]].
 
==Event Participation==
 
===[[Spring Egg Hunt]]===
 
*The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' drops the [[Icewing Egg]] during the annual '''Spring Egg Hunt'''.
 
  
 
== History and Trivia ==
 
== History and Trivia ==
*The '''Icewing''' was painted live on 3 December 2010 during an 'All about the art' Feedback Friday. Ideas and suggestions for how the mouse should look were provided by the audience at the time of painting.  
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*The '''Icewing''' was painted live on 3 December 2010 during an 'All about the art' Feedback Friday. Ideas and suggestions for how the mouse should look were provided by the audience at the time of painting.
*They were released on 24 May 2012 with the opening of the [[Iceberg]] location.
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*'''24 May 2012:''' The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' was released as a part of the [[Iceberg]].
*They began to drop additional gold, research, and charm loot on 1 June 2012.
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*'''1 June 2012:''' The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' began to drop additional loot.
*On 14 June 2012 they began to drop [[Deep Freeze Base Blueprints]] as loot.
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*'''14 June 2012:''' The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' began to drop [[Deep Freeze Base Blueprints]] as loot.
*On its original release, the '''Icewing''' could only be encountered and caught when the [[Steam Laser Mk. II]] or [[Steam Laser Mk. III]] weapons were armed. This weapon requirement was removed on 18 June 2012.
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*On its original release, the '''Icewing''' could only be encountered and caught when the [[Steam Laser Mk. II]] or [[Steam Laser Mk. III]] weapons were armed. This weapon requirement was removed on '''18 June 2012'''.
*The '''Icewing''' began dropping [[Ancient Relic]] as loot on 29 August 2012.
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*'''29 August 2012:''' The '''{{PAGENAME}}''' began dropping [[Ancient Relic]] as loot.
  
 
== Images and Video ==
 
== Images and Video ==
* [http://i.imgur.com/nAzDO.jpg Original version]
 
 
* [http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=10150125893385923  Time-elapsed painting video]
 
* [http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=10150125893385923  Time-elapsed painting video]
 
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[[Category:Rodentia Mice]]
 
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Latest revision as of 15:51, 4 December 2021

"Icewing" redirects here. For more uses, see Icewing (disambiguation).

The Icewing is a breed of mouse found in the final zone of the Iceberg: Icewing's Lair. It is known to drop Ancient Relic, Deep Freeze Base Blueprints, Drill Charge, Hunting Research, Satchel of Gold, Steam Nine, War Scraps, Wax Charms, and Zugzwang's Scarf as loot.


Icewing
Mouse Group: Icewing's Invasion (Misc)
Mouse Statistics
Points: 51,250 Gold: 11,295
Location & Attraction Info
Required Power Types: Hydro Other Requirements: None
Cheese: No Preference Charm: None
Locations: Iceberg Loot: Ancient Relic
Deep Freeze Base Blueprints
Drill Charge
Hunting Research (5,000)
Satchel of Gold (2,000)
Steam Nine
War Scrap
Wax Charm
Zugzwang's Scarf
Links
Larry's Loot Lexicon: MouseHunt Info Page Image: Image Link
Legends tell of an ancient, hateful mouse, a child of wrath and ice, spoken about only in hushed tones around campfires to scare children and the weak-hearted. But this mouse is no fairy tale, and has a long and dark history with the Kingdom of Gnawnia.

Long ago, a powerful band of evil mice descended yearly upon Gnawnia in fearsome raids, stealing cheese and terrifying everyone. Icewing herself lead many a raid, and was next in line for rulership when the jealous chieftans banded together and cast her out, fearful that with her incredible power and cruelty, she would have done the same to them.

Over the years since, she has raised an army from the mice who remained loyal to her, and turned her sights to the south. Determined to prove that she can accomplish more without her traitorous clan holding her back, she intends to invade Gnawnia and see every mouse there swear fealty to her as their Queen. But first, she must wipe out the pesky humans who seem to get in the way of everything...

Mouse ID#: 385




Preferred Cheese

The Icewing has no specific preference for any kind of cheese.

Hunting Strategy

The Icewing can only be encountered after entering Icewing's Lair at least once previously, having caught a Frostwing Commander on the first occasion. The hunter must also not have taken more than 425 hunts.

Catching Icewing with Steam Laser Mk. II armed is the only way to obtain Steam Laser Mk. II (Broken!), which can in turn be smashed to obtain parts necessary for creating Steam Laser Mk. III.

History and Trivia

  • The Icewing was painted live on 3 December 2010 during an 'All about the art' Feedback Friday. Ideas and suggestions for how the mouse should look were provided by the audience at the time of painting.
  • 24 May 2012: The Icewing was released as a part of the Iceberg.
  • 1 June 2012: The Icewing began to drop additional loot.
  • 14 June 2012: The Icewing began to drop Deep Freeze Base Blueprints as loot.
  • On its original release, the Icewing could only be encountered and caught when the Steam Laser Mk. II or Steam Laser Mk. III weapons were armed. This weapon requirement was removed on 18 June 2012.
  • 29 August 2012: The Icewing began dropping Ancient Relic as loot.

Images and Video