A mongoose is so fast it can kill a king cobra, despite being much smaller. Mongooseian are half human, half mongoose, so they also possess extreme agility and initiative. The are also dexterous and quick. They are very weak however, so don't expect them to be good with heavier equipment. They can be thought of as "death by a thousand cuts", in battle. Because of their anscestory with fighting snakes, they are immune to poison!