!16On Mythic difficulty, Screaming Shrikes will appear periodically and channel [Extract Interloper] in an to attempt to remove your allies from command pods they have commandeered.Additionally, the effects of [Psychic Scarring] last for the duration of combat.
Each commander has powerful abilities they can only access while they inhabit their command pod.
While out of their command pod, each commander fights their enemies more directly using a shared set of attacks.
While a commander is out of their pod and attacking directly, players can commandeer the pod and use its powerful abilities. This causes the player to suffer a [Psychic Assault], which will eventually overwhelm and kill the player for meddling with powers beyond their station.