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Digging is my middle name!
— The Driller
Class Details
Icon Driller
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The Driller is one of the four Dwarves in the game.
He is equipped with the CRSPR Flamethrower and Cryo Cannon as his primaries, and the Subata 120 and the Experimental Plasma Charger as his secondaries. He has the Reinforced Power Drills, the Satchel Charge, and the "Mole" Armor Rig as his equipment, and the Impact Axe, High Explosive Grenade, and the Neurotoxin Grenade as his throwables.


As the Driller, you'll be equipped with a set of Titanium Powerdrills. Your job is to clear any blocked tunnels and obstacles in the path of your team, and in combat you are a force to be reckoned with: Your drills make short work of most enemies up close, and for longer range engagements you are equipped with a heavy duty Flamethrower.
— Class Description

As the Driller, you can create stairways, pathways and clear obstacles for your team using your Titanium Powerdrills. You are equipped to control large hordes of enemies using your CRSPR Flamethrower or Cryo Cannon which will slowly incinerate or freeze your foes. You also have a dependable Subata 120 pistol or Experimental Plasma Charger, and Satchel Charges for clearing rocks, bugs, or both.

The Driller has three Throwables to pick from; the Impact Axe, which is tossed and deals impact damage to enemies, the High Explosive Grenade which functions as a standard frag, and the Neurotoxin Grenade which detonates in a cloud of toxic (and highly volatile) gas that explodes if ignited.

The Titanium Powerdrills are unable to dig ores (such as Gold or Nitra).


All classes have eight pieces of gear, each of which can be individually upgraded using Credit.png Credits and crafting resources. There are currently two unlockable weapons per class. Each weapon has their own assignment. Once an assignment for a weapon has been completed it then can be purchased within the upgrade terminal.

CRSPR Flamethrower
Heavy Weapon
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Cryo Cannon
Heavy Weapon
Subata 120
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Experimental Plasma Charger
Reinforced Power Drills
Support Tool
Satchel Charge
High Explosive
"Mole" Armor Rig
Armor Undersuit
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Impact Axe
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High Explosive Grenade
Grenade neurotoxin.png
Neurotoxin Grenade

Voice Responses[]

Class Selected / Joining An Active Game[]
  • "Step aside, wimps!"
  • "Obstacle? More like a granite smoothie when I'm done."
  • "Digging is my middle name!"
  • "If it ain't drillable, it's probably flammable."
  • "Let me handle the digging!"
  • "I'll drill through anything!"
  • "Fueled up and raring to go!"
  • "I eat rock for breakfast!"
  • "Heavy duty excavation - ain't no finer thing."
  • "Ain't no obstacle I can't clear!"
  • "Drill 'em and grill 'em."
  • "Just call me the drilldozer!"