The Crab is a unit exclusive to the
tribe, similar to the
. It is their equivalent of a
. However, they can be converted to another tribe using
Giant, it can’t board a boat at a Port. This makes Crabs significantly slower to mobilize than Giants. The only ways a Crab can move more than one space in a turn is using its escape skill after attacking, or Roads.
Although the Crab has the
swim skill, it still needs Sailing or Riding tech to be researched in order to swim in shallow water and Free Diving or Navigation to swim in ocean.
Skills: escape, swim
The Crab, like the other Aquarion unique units, receives no defense buff in cities.
Similar to other Super Units, the "cost" of a Crab is 10 stars, although this serves no other purpose than when you disband.
Interestingly enough, the crab attacks with a sword animation, similar to the Knight, Defender, Swordsman, and Giant.
Warrior, Rider, Archer, Swordsman, Catapult, Knight, Defender, Giant, Boat, Ship, Battleship, Mind Bender, Amphibian, Tridention, Crab, Polytaur, Nature Bunny, Scout (removed), Guard Tower (removed)