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The Leghugger is a power skill that summons a pet Leghugger that follows you and attacks enemies automatically. After being used for some time, it can "evolve" into a stronger form which carries forward to other instances of the skill. It is exclusive to the Queen and the Sea DLC.


  • Special Effects:
    • Summons a Leghugger pet that attacks enemies.
      • The Leghugger cannot be targeted by enemies.
      • Leghugger attacks by biting enemies. It deals critical hits on bleeding enemies.
      • After 100 bites, Leghugger will evolve into adult form.
    • Activates the skill again to make the Leghugger inflicts bleed debuff to enemies around it. The pet can inflict 1 bleed stack in baby form and 3 bleed stacks in adult form. The debuff lasts for 5 seconds.
  • Tags: Pet, TransformOnUse, InstantBlueprint, NeedManualUnlock, PetBuff
  • Legendary Version:
    • Forced Affix: Bleed on Hit
      • "Makes the victim bleed."


After finding the Fisherman's letter in Prisoners' Quarters, go to Toxic Sewers and look for the Fisherman. He will instruct the player to go to Stilt Village. There, a lore room can be found containing an Elite Armored Shrimp. Once killed, Michel's corpse will drop the Crowned KeyCrowned Key, as well as a Leghugger, which forces itself into one of the player's skill slots, causing the previous item to be dropped on the ground. The Leghugger is automatically unlocked with no blueprint or cells required once it's obtained.


  • To obtain its relevant achievements:
    • Oh how fast they grow! - Evolve the Leghugger in its adult form by letting it attack enough enemies for the first time.
    • You're not my family! - Get the Leghugger to kill an Armored Shrimp.



  • 2.7: Introduced.
  • 3.0: Improved AI, Quality of Life and added a Legendary Affix:
    • Now jumps on a nearby target before launching its reactivation attack.
    • Now keeps its growth state even after picking up a different Leghugger.
    • Added the Legendary Affix "Bleed on Hit".
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