Although the Locust were a big enough problem for humanity to deal with in the Gears of Waruniverse, the protagonists of the series also had to deal with the Lambent. A catch-all name for those suffering from the latter stages of Lambency, the virus was able to infect a wide variety of different species. With the early stages of the disease known as Rust Lung, the eventual effects for the host are far from pleasant. earn to die
Caused by prolonged exposure to Imulsion, it’s not long before those infected begin to mutate into savage forms. Becoming more aggressive as a parasite takes control, eventually the hosts become entirely different from the beings they were before. What’s more, the infected have a nasty habit of exploding, allowing the infection to spread even further.