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Firebirds are bird [[flying unit]]s, like [[orlies]] and [[thunderbird]]s.
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'''First Appearance:''' [[LIAB Prologue 26]]
  
Like a phoenix, a firebird is a bird that is perpetually on fire, providing it with a natural attack and defense superior to that of more mundane fowl.
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Firebirds are bird [[flying unit]]s, like [[orlies]] and [[thunderbird]]s. They are capable of attacking with the [[fire]] special.
  
 
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Firebird was an automobile released by Pontiac between 1967 and 2002.
 
Firebird was an automobile released by Pontiac between 1967 and 2002.
  
It was also the original name of FireFox web-browser, the twin of the ThunderBird Email-Thingy
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It was also the original name of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mozilla_Firefox Mozilla FireFox web-browser], the twin of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mozilla_Thunderbird ThunderBird e-mail and news client].
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The Firebird appears in real world [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firebird_(Russian_folklore) Russian folk tales] where it is often the object of a difficult quest, fitting in with [[Caesar Borgata]]'s difficult quest to take back the city of [[Chocula]] from [[Carpool]]. The same mythical bird is also the subject of a [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Firebird Stravinsky ballet].
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Being 'birds' they fit the theme of Transylvito units being slang terms for women (along with Goyles, Dolls, and Molls.)
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:59, 3 June 2017

Proposed Canon

First Appearance: LIAB Prologue 26

Firebirds are bird flying units, like orlies and thunderbirds. They are capable of attacking with the fire special.

Known Users

Transylvito

Real World References

Firebird was an automobile released by Pontiac between 1967 and 2002.

It was also the original name of Mozilla FireFox web-browser, the twin of the ThunderBird e-mail and news client.

The Firebird appears in real world Russian folk tales where it is often the object of a difficult quest, fitting in with Caesar Borgata's difficult quest to take back the city of Chocula from Carpool. The same mythical bird is also the subject of a Stravinsky ballet.

Being 'birds' they fit the theme of Transylvito units being slang terms for women (along with Goyles, Dolls, and Molls.)