The Insect is one of the customizable monsters featured in the game Crush, Crumble and Chomp!


The appearance of The Insect completely depends on the imagination of the player. The manual states that while it can be envisioned as an insect such as an ant, it doesn't have to resemble an actual insect and can be envisioned as a giant spider, a scorpion or a crab.


The Insects objectives always varies. It can seek to kill humans, eradicate combat units, destroy bridges and buildings, or attempt to escape an alien city with its life. The targeted locations are New York City, the Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Tokyo, Japan. One notable incarnation of The Insect is Arachnis.


By default, The Insect is quick and agile.