Travel

From Himitsu

These are the figures for realist travel time on Eire. Players are expected to make journals take at least as long as a generous estimate based on these numbers to travel.

Humans

  • Slow - 2 km/hour
  • Medium - 4 km/hour
  • Fast - 8 km/hour
  • VERY FAST - up to 12 km/hour

Terrain Handicap

  • Tall grass: 10% speed reduction
  • Forest: 20% speed reduction
  • Mountains&Snow: 30% speed reduction
  • Deep Forest: 40% speed reduction
  • Tall Mountains&Desert: 50% speed reduction

Weather Handicap

  • Rain: 10% speed reduction
  • Heavy Rain: 50% speed reduction, risky
  • Storm: 70% speed reduction, very risky
  • Snow: 40% speed reduction, risky
  • Snowstorm: 80% speed reduction, very risky
  • Sandstorm: 90% speed reduction, very risky
  • Strong wind: varies depending on wind direction, very risky

Horses (plains)

  • Slow - 6 km/hour
  • Medium - 20 km/hour
  • Fast - 50 km/hour
  • VERY FAST - up to 80 km/hour

Terrain Handicap

  • Tall grass: none
  • Forest: none for slow/medium, 30% for fast/very fast
  • Mountains&Snow: 30% speed reduction
  • Deep Forest: 20% for slow/medium, 40% for fast/very fast
  • Tall Mountains&Desert: 50% speed reduction

Weather Handicap

  • Rain: 10% speed reduction
  • Heavy Rain: 50% speed reduction, risky
  • Storm: 70% speed reduction, very risky
  • Snow: 40% speed reduction, risky
  • Snowstorm: 80% speed reduction, very risky
  • Sandstorm: unable to travel
  • Strong wind: varies depending on wind direction, risky

Pegasi (clear sky)

  • Slow - 10 km/hour
  • Medium - 30 km/hour
  • Fast - 70 km/hour
  • VERY FAST - up to 110 km/hour

Weather Handicap

  • Rain: 20% speed reduction
  • Heavy Rain: 60% speed reduction, risky
  • Storm: 90% speed reduction, very risky
  • Snow: 20% speed reduction
  • Snowstorm: 40% speed reduction, risky
  • Sandstorm: 80% speed reduction, very risky
  • Strong wind: varies depending on wind direction, very risky

Dragons (clear sky)

  • Slow - 14 km/hour
  • Medium - 50 km/hour
  • Fast - 90 km/hour
  • VERY FAST - up to 130 km/hour

Weather Handicap

  • Rain: none
  • Heavy Rain: 20% speed reduction
  • Storm: 40% speed reduction, risky
  • Snow: 40% speed reduction
  • Snowstorm: 90% speed reduction, very risky
  • Sandstorm: 50% speed reduction, risky
  • Strong wind: varies depending on wind direction, risky

Carriages (plains)

  • Slow - 10 km/hour
  • Medium - 15 km/hour
  • Fast - 40 km/hour
  • VERY FAST - 60 km/hour

Terrain Handicap

  • Tall grass: 10% speed reduction
  • Snow: 30% speed reduction
  • Forest: 40% speed reduction
  • Mountains: 50% speed reduction
  • Deep Forest: 60% speed reduction
  • Tall Mountains&Desert: 80% speed reduction

Weather Handicap

  • Rain: 10% speed reduction
  • Heavy Rain: 50% speed reduction
  • Storm: 70% speed reduction
  • Snow: 60% speed reduction
  • Snowstorm: unable to travel
  • Sandstorm: unable to travel
  • Strong wind: varies depending on wind direction

Carriages (desert, adapted)

  • Slow - 8 km/hour
  • Medium - 12 km/hour
  • Fast - 35 km/hour
  • VERY FAST - 50 km/hour

Weather Handicap

  • Sandstorm: unable to travel
  • Strong wind: varies depending on wind direction, risky