They are slow, clumsy, and will trip and fall should they miss their attempt to grab the player.
The Cyst is a Clot variant, being undeveloped and thus very weak, leading to it's strange and almost child-like personality.
Like all of the male specimens, it is a clone of Kevin Clamely's deceased son.
Weaknesses and Resistances
- Assault Rifles (+50% Damage)
- SMGs (+50% Damage)
- Handguns (+1% Damage)
- Bludgeon (-10% Damage)
- Slashing (-15% Damage, does not apply to basic Knives)
- Microwave (-75% Damage)
- The Cyst was originally going to have translucent skin.
- The Cyst was one of three archetypes for the Clot but the developers decided to create enemies from all three archetypes.
- The Zed Mocap Artist described the Cyst as a child and took elements of his childhood into it's movements.