Volcano Crabs (火山ヤドカリ, Kazan Yadokari, lit. Volcanic Hermit Crab) are one of the many enemies in the Hyperdimension Neptunia Series. They're inorganic creatures with the shape of a volcano and hermit crab features.
Volcano Crabs have 5 skills:
- High Slash (0 SP)
- Power Attack (0 SP)
- High Flame/ (160 SP)
- Flame Attack (0 SP)
- Flame Impulse/ (160 SP)
Above 50% HP
Volcano Crabs use all their skills almost equally, maybe being Power Attack and Flame Attack a bit less used than the other three. They use High Slash as a basic weak attack, High Flame as a stronger attack, and Flame Impulse as their most powerful attack, the other two skills are a way to deal more damage without using SP. When they run out of SP, they don't use neither High Flame nor Flame Impulse.
Below 50% HP
When Volcano Crabs' HP go below 50%, the odds of them using High Flame decrease, while the ones of them using Flame Impulse increase.
Volcano Crabs can have some partners to help them, five combinations are known:
- 4725 EXP / 6142 EXP (EXP Up)
- 2552 Credits / 3317 Credits (Credits Up)
- 5600 EXP / 7280 EXP (EXP Up)
- 3227 Credits / 4195 Credits (Credits Up)
- 7657 EXP / 9954 EXP (EXP Up)
- 3819 Credits / 4964 Credits (Credits Up)
- 6856 EXP / 8912 EXP (EXP Up)
- 3291 Credits / 4278 Credits (Credits Up)
- 9788 EXP / 12,724 EXP (EXP Up)
- 4558 Credits / 5925 Credits (Credits Up)