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The Dweller of the Deep
Location(s) The Flooded Depths
Quest(s) The Dweller of the Deep quest icon.png The Dweller of the Deep
Resistance(s) Reduced Physical Damage Taken
Skill(s) Spawns Crustacean Snipers

The Dweller of the Deep (Tarkleigh calls it Grandaddy Crab) is a unique monster located in The Flooded Depths. Defeating him is the part of the quest The Dweller of the Deep. The Dweller of the Deep deals cold damage. It also spawns Crustacean Snipers.

Attributes

Extra Cold Damage

Armoured

Resists Fire (Second form Resists Lightning instead of Fire)

Map variants

There is no map that features The Dweller of the Deep.

Gallery

Version history

Version Changes
3.15.0
  • We have rebalanced various monsters found throughout Act One to make them more dangerous. Note, the balance changes made to Act One Bosses and monsters also apply to their Endgame Map versions.
  • Monster life has been increased by roughly 46% at level 1, tapering down to the same amount of life at level 84. Some bosses and monsters in Act 1, such as Hillock and Oozeback have had their life reduced to partially counteract this change.
  • Various effects improvements have been made to monsters and bosses throughout Act One.
  • Various audio improvements have been made to monsters and bosses throughout Act One.
3.4.0
  • The Deep Dweller is now called the Dweller of the Deep, to be consistent with what the quest calls him. The other option was "Granddaddy Crab".
2.4.0
  • Fixed a bug where the Dweller of the Deep [sicSīc erat scriptum (Latin: “Thus it was written”) – This quote is reproduced faithfully from its source with the preceding errors.] would leave a phantom glow effect behind after its first form died.
2.3.0
  • Fixed a bug with the Dweller of the Deep [sicSīc erat scriptum (Latin: “Thus it was written”) – This quote is reproduced faithfully from its source with the preceding errors.] where he could leave behind a phantom glow effect in the shape of a sandspitter when dying in his first form.
1.2.0
  • The Deep Dweller has been reworked. He now has two new skills - in his first form he can disturb the ground, calling Sand Spitters to emerge and assist him. He also has an additional skill in his second form where he will fire a spray of projectiles at enemies. He no longer has the slowing aura.
0.9.12qq
  • Increased the size of the Deep Dweller's room and removed the large chest from it.
0.9.3b
  • Increased the Life and damage of various bosses: [...], the Deep Dweller (both forms) [...]
Before 0.9.3b
  • Introduced to the game