Grub Mimic is an enemy in Hollow Knight. The enemies are creatures that have succumbed into The Infection and has turned them into hostile beings who are determined to kill anyone who crosses their path. Acquiring the Hunter's Journal allows The Knight to acquire additional notes on an encountered and defeated enemy such as bits and pieces of lore, information on how to deal with the enemy, and information on The Hunter.
Assumes the shape of a harmless creature to lure prey.
Luring an enemy close by pretending to be a weak little grub. Very cunning! Unfortunately for them, I eat these grubs as soon as I see them.
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Grub Mimic Notes & Tips
- These creatures may look weak but are deadly with the element of surprise. Grub Mimics are found in jars similar to a Grub, they pretend to be a Grub but once you break the jar they reveal their true form and immediately attacks The Knight.
- To identify if it is a Grub Mimic, you can strike the jar with a Dream Nail to reveal its true nature. Normally a Grub will have a dialogue that says "...home...". While a Grub Mimic will have "...Empty..." or "...Kill..."