|“||ADVENT materials tech lead us to this lightweight suit, which retains the increased protection of ADVENT plate, but also enhance mobility and mounts a grappling hook for fast movement around the battlefield.||”|
– Engineering description, XCOM 2
This armor mounts a grappling hook and cable on the left arm, permitting rapid elevation change and access to tactically advantageous positions.
- The grapple has a 3 turn cooldown.
- As using the grapple does not count as an action Sharpshooters are still able to fire their sniper rifles after re-positioning.
- The Spider Suit is actually a redesign of the Skeleton Suit which was never produced during the the 2015 invasion of XCOM 2's alternate timeline.