When Mister Safety Catch Is Not On, Mister Crossbow Is Not Your Friend.
~ Detritus the Troll


Detritus the Troll is one of the greatest success stories of Discworld canon- he began as a simple mountain troll- only semi-sentient all the time- working as a splatter (like a bouncer but with more force). Eventually he would be taken to Holy Wood as hired muscle and would fall in love, eventually taking a job under the wing of Samuel Vimes, Captain of the Ankh Morpork Police. Detritus would skyrocket to becoming a senior sergeant who helped mend the racial barriers between dwarves and trolls, shaking hands with the Low King and even solving the Fifth Elephant crisis.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 9-B physically. At least 9-A with his Piecemaker.

Name: Detritus (all trolls are named after types of rock)

Origin: Discworld

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown; at least in his upper thirties, possibly higher

Classification: Troll Sergeant

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Immune to Many Environments, Statistics Amplification via his fan helmet, Potentially Chameleon Skin (rock colors can change in certain situations)

Attack Potency: At least Wall level physically (He literally is a wall, has broken through walls pretty easily). At least Small Building level with his Piecemaker (Has been stated to be able to shoot through the front and backdoors of the Vimes mansion, tearing through anything in between)

Speed: At least Peak Human (Keeps up with Samuel Vimes)

Lifting Strength: Likely Class 5 (Lifts his Piecemaker, a modified war machine crossbow, with utter ease)

Striking Strength: At least Wall Class

Durability: At least Wall level, likely Small Building level (Casually takes sword wounds and brawls with Carrot and Sam Vimes)

Stamina: Superhuman

Range: Estimated 460m with the Piecemaker

Standard Equipment: Cooling Helmet (increases his intelligence), Piecemaker (and some 40-100 arrows for it, fired in groups of 20), City Watch armor, truncheon (which is a cultural troll club; much larger)

Intelligence: Sentient without the helmet, Average with the helmet, Gifted in cold temperatures, Genius or higher in near-lethal temperatures (his brain is formed from impure silicon, and works something like a computer, so overheating forces his intelligence downward; it is also worth noting that he counts in binary, and can count to any number via using ones and twos)

Weaknesses: Extremely dumb without his helmet (still a good fighter, though), prone to destroying most of his own equipment (save for the Piecemaker)

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

Destroy: Detritus fires the Piecemaker, which has thus far destroyed everything it has come into contact with, including buildings.

Thump: Detritus hits the enemy with his club, seemingly killing or "splattering" them.

CQC: Detritus is known to be a skilled boxer and hand to hand combatant, regularly defeating physically more powerful trolls through his immense training.


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