This is the standard Grunt.

Grunt from nova legacy


are the average infantry for Xenos. They are caretakers and utilize a type of Particle Projectile Rifle. They are generally easy to kill, but in swarms are dangerous.

They have an energy shield, and metallic armor.


A Grunt about to be killed by Kal.

Be careful as they can use N.O.V.A.'s Machine Gun Turrets. They have different colored armor. Some have jet-packs.

Under the armor, they are insectoid-reptilian and make hissing noises when you shoot them or they try to shoot you.


  • They bear close resemblance to the Elites of the Halo franchise
  • They appear very similar to Fighters from Marathon but their attack strategies are very different
  • Grunt is multiplayer character in nova legacy