A virus that causes extreme mutations and can be transferred to others. Heightens aggression and strength within The Nemesis.
SPECIAL ATTACK: Tentacle Strike
Press and hold the Power button to charge an attack. Once charged, tap the Attack button. Hitting a Survivor with Tentacle Strike afflicts them with the Contaminated status effect and increases your Mutation Rate. If a Survivor is already Contaminated, Tentacle Strike damages their health and increases Mutation Rate.
Vaccine found in Supply Cases cures Contamination. Their availability is limited. After using a Vaccine, the Survivor's location is revealed by Killer Instinct.
Mutation Rate: Your power expands as your Mutation Rate grows. At Mutation Rate 2, Tentacle Strike can destroy pallets and breakable walls. At Mutation Rate 3, Tentacle Strike's range and movement speed increase when it's fully charged. The T-Virus icon displays the current Mutation Rate.
SPECIAL ENEMY: Zombies
If a zombie hits a Survivor, they inflict them with the Contaminated effect. If already Contaminated, their health will be damaged.
Zombies can be destroyed by a Tentacle Strike to increase your Mutation Rate, and Survivors can destroy them with pallets. Destroyed zombies eventually respawn.