Preserved Insect is a Common Relic. It causes enemies found in Elite encounters start with 25% less HP. Max HP is not affected, which is relevant for Corpse Explosion. Also works in the Dead Adventurer and The Colosseum (second fight only) events.
- Preserved Insect does not spawn beyond floor 52, excluding Endless mode.
- Enemies found elite encounters will also visually shrink when the player has this relic.
- Non-Elite enemies found in Elite encounters will also be affected by Preserved Insect.
- Weekly Patch 51: Recursion
- Preserved Insect relic no longer spawns beyond floor 52 (excludes Endless mode).
- Weekly Patch 47: Metamorphosis
- Updated description for Preserved Insect for clarity.
- Weekly Patch 46: Adrenaline
- Preserved Insect and Sling should now work in all elite combats including elite battles from events (like dead adventurer event).
- When using Preserved Insect, affected enemies are rendered 30% smaller.
- Weekly Patch 42: Reboot
- Fixed issue where Lagavulin would come out of its shell with Neow's Lament or Preserved Insect.
- Weekly Patch 41: Chill
- New Common Relic: Preserved Insect.