Dreadlings are hostile mutant creatures commonly found throughout the Dreadlands. They are also spawned by Cha'garoth, The Dreadbeast during the battle.
The Dreadling drops 1 - 3 Dread Fragments on death.
The Dreadling spawns everywhere throughout the Dreadlands, but are most commonly found in Dreadlands Mountains. They will attack on sight anything not from the Dreadlands, and will inflict 5 seconds of Dread Plague on hit.
Humanoid entities killed while under effect of the Dread Plague have a chance to turn into a Dreadling.
- According to the Necronomicon, Dreadlings are the remnants of the miners who populated the dimension before the arrival of Cha'garoth.
- Even though Dreadlings have their legs on their back, they still wiggle when they are moving.
- Dreadlings use vanilla zombie sounds.
- Dreadlings can spawn wearing Pumpkins and Jack'o Lanterns on Halloween, and will even benefit from an extra 3 attack damage.