The Crawler(s) are a new enemy type in Bioshock 2 (2010) which did not appear in any other games so far.

They are splicers that look more inhuman than any other splicers in the game and can crawl at ceilings.


Crawler from Bioshock 2 on Game-Art-HQ


The Crawlers from the Bioshock Games: an Overview

Charactername: Crawler / Ceiling Crawler / Spider Splicer
  Developed /Created by Irrational Games
Gameseries: Bioshock
  First seen on: Xb360, Playstation 3 & PC
First Game: Bioshock 2
  Year first seen in: 2010
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Role(s) and Characteristics: Enemy character   Weapons or Martial Arts Style:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of the different Crawlers seen in the Bioshock 2

Crawler Bioshock 2 Concept Art with masks

Crawler with Masks Concept Art

Ceiling Crawler Bioshock 2 Official Art

 Crawler Concept Artwork


Crawler Concept Art from Bioshock 2 (2010)




The Crawler Enemies in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects

The Crawler is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration and there are no plans about something Bioshock related yet.

Selected Fan Art and Cosplay Photos of the Crawlers from Bioshock