Pincering carapaces can easily be distinguished from other Darkspore by the dazzling energy fields that gather around their pincers as they prepare to attack. While energizing, they often remain completely still, but once charged they rush their foes, physically attacking them with even greater force--enough force to knock them down and wound them severely.
- Can knock back heroes after charging up
- Attacks heroes with a physical melee attack.
- Occasionally stands still and charges up, causing the next attack to deal more damage and knockback.