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Hive Bandits are members of the Western Hive. They start spawning after the Hive Queen is killed or kidnapped.

They can be found in the Border Zone, Dreg, Flats Lagoon, Okran's Pride, Okran's Valley, Sinkuun, Skinner's Roam, Stenn Desert, The Eye, The Great Desert, and The Swamp in squads of 4 to 8 with a Hive Bandit Leader leading them.

They wear [Shoddy] armour (20% chance of [Standard]) and have weapons manufactured by Ancient.


Attributes Level
Strength 30
Toughness 30
Dexterity 30
Perception 1

Combat Skills Level
Melee Attack, Melee Defence 30
Dodge, Martial Arts 30÷10

Weapon Skills Level
Blunt, Hackers, Heavy, Katanas, Polearms, Sabres 30

Ranged Skills Level
Turrets 30
Crossbows 1
Precision Shooting 30

Thievery Skills Level
Stealth, Lockpicking, Thievery 30
Assassination 30

Athletic Skills Level
Athletics, Swimming 30

Science Skills Level
Field Medic 30
Engineer, Robotics, Science 1

Trade Skills Level
Weapon Smith, Armour Smith, Labouring, Farming, Cooking 1

Stats randomize by 7
The Statistics here are taken from FCS. Skills will be multiplied by the racial multiplier. Players should also be aware that non-player characters also level up while fighting.