Eaters

Chris Van Deelen

killed instantly, as their body is drawn into the ball and consumed.

These creatures after they have had their fill, like to burn off the excess energy in more carnal activities. They are naturally hermaphrodites and can take the role of either male or female, depending on the individual mood. The end result is that in 1 week they will end up laying 1d3 leathery eggs, which will hatch in 7-10 days. The young grow rapidly, reaching physical maturity in about 2 weeks’ time.

Mutations: Aberrant form (natural weapons), increased senses (smell, taste), spiny growth, thermal vision, toxic weapon.

Source: Critters (1986)