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Vicetopus is the Nemetrix's DNA sample of a Vicetopus from the planet Encephalonus IV. It is the predatory species of Cerebrocrustaceans.

Appearance[]

Vicetopus is a large, dark red creature resembling an octopus with a long body and many long tentacles along its stomach. It has a beaked mouth, two large red eyes and brown spots covering its back.

Vicetopus wears a red spiked collar with the Nemetrix on it.

Powers and Abilities[]

Vicetopus can extend its tentacles and has enhanced strength. Its tentacles can squeeze hard enough to crack a Cerebrocrustacean's shell, as exhibited when it squeezed Dr. Psychobos in one of its tentacles, resulting in a loud cracking sound.

Vicetopus' rubbery skin makes it somewhat resistant to a Cerebrocustacean's electric attacks, making it difficult for them to defend themselves.[DJW 1]

Weaknesses[]

Despite its skin being resistant, Vicetopus is not immune to electricity.[DJW 1]

History[]

Omniverse[]

Appearances[]

Omniverse[]

Zed[]

Season 2[]

Khyber's Panuncian[]

Season 4[]

Naming and Translations[]

Language Name Origin
Hungarian Áltopusz From ál, fake and oktopusz, octopus
Italian Topiovra From topo, mouse and piovra, octopus
Polish Dziobotopus From dziób, beak and octopus, octopus
Portuguese (Br) Vicetopus From the original English name
Romanian Vicetopus From the original English name
Russian Вайстопус
Вицетопус
From the original English name
Spanish (HA) Vicetopus From the original English name

Etymology[]

Vicetopus's name is a portmanteau of the words "vice" and "octopus".

Trivia[]

  • Vicetopus being the Cerebrocrustaceans' natural predator is based on how real-life octopuses hunt crabs. Even the way Vicetopus crushed Dr. Psychobos is how octopuses eat crabs, by crushing them and eating the meat inside.[1]

References[]

Derrick J. Wyatt[]

Nemetrix Predators
Regular Predators BuglizardCrabdozerHypnotickMucilatorOmnivoraciousSlamwormTerroranchulaTyrannopedeVicetopus
Ultimate Forms Ultimate Panuncian
Non-Canon Tentaclaws
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