Sporegrub

From Pikipedia
Hey! Pikmin icon.png
Sporegrub In-game icon.
Sporegrub.png
Appears in Hey! Pikmin
Scientific name Himeagea vineacorruo
Family Mandiblard
Areas Steel Pipe Forest, Burning Bog
Attacks Eats Pikmin

The Sporegrub (オッコ?) is an enemy found in Hey! Pikmin. According to Olimar's notes, it is a mutated variant of Sheargrub. It's smaller than other mandiblards, about one third the height of Olimar. They are mostly pink with light spots, but have green menacing eyes and a brown face. They climb down from vines, and eventually fall on the ground, ready to attack Olimar or his Pikmin. They are quite a rare enemy, only appearing in two areas.

Stats[edit]

Game Weight Max.
carriers
Seeds Health


To do: Fill in the stats table.
Care to do so?

Behavior[edit]

To do: Describe its behavior when it sees Pikmin, when it attacks, when it shakes, when it loses interest, etc.
Care to do so?

Locations[edit]

  • Ravaged Rustworks
    • Steel Pipe Forest: This is where they are the most frequent, acting as the "gimmick" of the level, being found throughout the whole area. There are lots of twisting vines all over the level, allowing them to quickly travel around.
  • Lushlife Murk
    • Burning Bog: The first notable place they are found in is the room with the Tangerine Paste. They act as a threat that distracts the player, crawling from the ceiling from multiple vines. Here, the player must multitask between fighting the Puffstalk in the room and the Sporegrubs. They also appear a few times throughout the level, and they can land on the player's "raft" and overall cause more chaos.

Strategy[edit]

The following article or section contains guides.
The strategies presented may not be the only ones or the best ones.


To do: Add a guide on how to beat it.
Care to do so?

Notes

Hey! Pikmin logs

A mutant variety of Sheargrub that lives in certain types of grass. It guards its territory with bursts of toxic gas. I've noticed similar behavior in my dog back home, but it takes much less to set Bulbie off.

Gallery[edit]

This article or section is in need of more or better images.
You can help Pikipedia by uploading some images.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Flag of the Netherlands.svg Dutch Gifgruppie
Flag of France.svg French Sporve
Flag of Germany.svg German Rankenkriecher
Flag of Italy.svg Italian Tarlo velenoso
Flag of Spain.svg Spanish Esporajén

See also[edit]