A fly-like construct formed of white shell and a dark liquid interior.

The bugs of Hallownest believed that their king created this world and everything in it. For what purpose, I wonder? Were his subjects companions, or toys, or children? Such a mind seems unknowable.


Behaviour and Tactics

Floats in place, dealing damage upon contact. Splits apart when hit, before reforming and regaining all health. While in this state, it does not deal contact damage, nor can it be attacked.

Wingmoulds can be both helpful and hindering for the player. They can and often must be used as pseudo-platforms for nail-jumping or as infinite sources of SOUL, since they cannot be permanently killed but give some SOUL every time they are hit.

Attacking a Wingmould will immediately grant the Hunter's Journal entry.

Dream Nail Dialogue

Can't be read by Dream Nail


This enemy is found only within the White Palace.


  • Wingmould technically has a health value of 999; however, this value is reset every time it reforms, making it have effectively infinite health.
    • This also makes it the only "invincible" enemy that is able to actually be damaged, rather than blocking damage or having no hitbox.
    • Wingsmould also resembles a Mossfly