|Member of a proud tribe, fiercely protective of its territory. Launches stinging attacks with its needle sharp abdomen.|
|As it grows, it loses the ability to fly. Passage into adulthood is often celebrated, but as time goes by we realise what we have lost.|
Behaviour and Tactics
It waits clinging to a wall or ceiling to ambush The Knight. Once engaged, it hovers around just out of range of Nail attacks before winding up and lunging towards the Knight. Their range is short and easy to dodge, but they quickly hover out of range to charge up another attack.
Once the Mantis Lords are defeated, all Mantises become non-hostile towards the Knight, however they will still retaliate if attacked, even if accidentally damaged by an area-of-effect attack.
|Dream Nail Dialogue|
They can only be found within the Mantis Village.
- The Mantis Youth is one of the few enemies that respawn upon leaving and re-entering the room.