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The remains of a bug, animated by a strange force. It aggressively attacks any uninfected creature it finds.

A thick orange mist fills these walking corpses. It has a sweet, sickly taste to it. I find it foul. After you kill these creatures, I suggest you do not eat them.

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Husk Bullies are enemies in Hollow Knight. They are walking corpses who attack anyone they can find who has not been Infected.[1]

Behaviour and Tactics

Meanders back and forth passively until the Knight comes within range. It then hurls its body a short distance at the Knight. Because of its slow attack sequence and predictable move set, it is very easily dealt with and only poses a threat to the Knight when found in conjunction with other enemies.

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  • Get away from me!
  • Your smell...Kill you...
  • ...Where is it...?
  • That sweet smell...Burns...
  • I can't....Wake up...
  • You want....To hurt me?
  • I'm not...Dead..
  • Am I...Sleeping?
  • ...Light...The light...
  • I'll kill you!

Location

Although found mostly in the Forgotten Crossroads, they can also be spotted in the City of Tears, Greenpath, the Howling Cliffs, and the Royal Waterways, much like their hornhead variant.

Gallery

Trivia

"These vicious, mindless ghouls were once ordinary bugs like you and me. Something below the surface has burnt away their souls and filled them with an aimless rage."[2]

References

  1. Husk Bully Hunter's Journal entry: "The remains of a bug, animated by a strange force. It aggressively attacks any uninfected creature it finds."
  2. Kickstarter update of November 22, 2014.
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